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  • McKinney focuses on wellness

    McKinney Middle School students are shown last Monday during small group discussions that were part of Re-Do Day, an anti-bullying program. All students took part in the activity, which was part of a weeklong McKinney Wellness Week. The week also included presentations on male and female body image and suicide prevention. (photos Megan Bachman)

    Bullying is a problem everywhere in schools today, according to longtime ­McKinney Middle School teacher Sarah Lowe, and Yellow Springs is no exception.

  • Schools initiate new tax levy

    Yellow Springs school board members faced a room of empty chairs last week as they discussed a school tax hike at their “committee of the whole” meeting on Thursday, March 22.

  • Students think Police Chief Grote is “awesome like a possum”

    Chef Grote gets a Mills Lawn School farewell (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Mills Lawn students bid Police Chief John Grote farewell yesterday on the occasion of his retirement from the force this month.

  • Schools discuss new property tax levy

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    The Yellow Springs school board is considering a new property tax for this year’s November ballot. See how much the levy could cost you.

  • Schools commit to laptops

    The schools are talking tech this year, with a recently established goal to purchase laptop computers to replace the district’s desktop computers, some of which are 10 to 13 years old.

  • Wellness week at McKinney

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    Students at McKinney Middle School are experiencing a “Wellness Week” this week at the school, focused on learning healthy behaviors along with becoming aware of the warning signs for troubled peers.

  • Irish step dancers entertain Mills Lawn students

    Members of the Celtic Acacemy of Irish Dance visited Mills Lawn School Friday, March 16, for a St. Patrick's Day demonstration. (Photos by Matt Minde)

    Irish step dancers livened up a St. Patrick’s day assembly on Friday morning, March 16.

  • The Harlem Quartet to perform at MLS Monday

    The Harlem Quartet plays twice in the village this weekend. On Saturday, March 17, the group plays at the Herndon Gallery on the Antioch College campus, and on Sunday it plays at 7:30 at the First Presbyterian Church as part of Chamber Music Yellow Springs.

    The Harlem Quartet will perform at an all-school assembly Monday at 10 a.m.

  • Spring 2012 MLS PTO Math & Science night

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    The Mills Lawn School PTO Math & Science Night took place Friday, March 16.

  • Hula whoops!

    Mills Lawn After School Care Community Enrichment students give it a whirl at a demonstration of the "circus feats" part of the Circus Feats and Healthy Treats enrichment class. (Photos by Matt Minde)

    Many Mills Lawn After School Care children showed off their handiwork from special Community Enrichment courses.

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