Last year Newark had almost 100% participation!  All of our schools had some participation. All you need to do is wear flannel, bring in a non-perishable food donation, or small cash donation — to your office, and your school can enter the contest.  Below please see the letter to the editor I submitted to the…

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Sophia Hall, M.Ed., RN, NCSN recently received notification she has earned the Nationally Certified School Nurse (NSCN) credentials. Passing the National Certification exam represents excellence of practice, preparation and knowledge in the Nursing Specialty of School Nursing. There are more than 4,000 Nationally Certified School Nurses across the country. Currently 21 of the more than…

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December 15-January 1, 2019 A regular newsletter for the public education community of Burke, Concord, Lunenburg, Lyndon, Millers Run, Newark, Sutton 2018-2019 Calendar Several years ago my daughter was studying overseas; our family made the journey to the Netherlands. On the dinner-time eve of the New Year there was a frenetic buzz about the streets.…

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The Kingdom East School Board has begun a strategic planning process to create a 5 year plan.  On December 20th, a group of district teachers, administrators and board members convened a Think Tank  to consider the next steps as we look at opportunities and challenges ahead.  We are considering expanded student opportunity, equitable access to…

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