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Village Schools Section :: Page 9

  • Yellow Springs schools plan for fundraising


    At its meeting on Jan. 9 the Yellow Springs school board heard an update from Superintendent Mario Basora on furthering the goal of financial development for the district.

  • Yellow Springs schools on two-hour delay

    The moist exhaust from a home furnace accretes to bare twigs on a bush in Wednesday morning's extreme cold. (Photo by Matt Minde)

    Yellow Springs schools are delayed by two hours Thursday, Jan. 23, because of extremely cold temperatures.

  • Teachers, students report on visit to model school in San Diego

    Mills Lawn fifth graders planned a special Veteran's Day celebration this fall as part of a project-based lesson. The decorating committee included, from left, Priscilla Hadap, Alayna Wilson, Stephanie Burks, Andrea Reeder, and Sam Foster.

    Yellow Springs teachers and students gave their impressions of a recent visit to model school High Tech High as a lead-up to the district’s first community sharing event of the project-based education they’re in the process of adopting.

  • Yellow Springs schools on two-hour delay

    Snow falls through the cracks of a storm grate in last year's snowfall. (Photo by Matt Minde)

    Yellow Springs schools are delayed by two hours Wednesday, Jan. 23, because of extremely cold temperatures.

  • Yellow Springs schools closed

    The weather has determined to keep kids in bed for an extra two hours Tuesday, Jan 21. The snow cover, slick conditions and dropping temperatures make the outside challenging, but beautiful.. (Photo by Matt MInde)

    Yellow Springs schools and the Antioch School are closed because of snow, slick conditions and cold temperatures.

  • Yellow Springs schools cancel evening activities for Friday, Jan. 17


    The Yellow Springs Schools Board of Education announced at 2 p.m. today that all evening activities are canceled due to snow. Sports games may be rescheduled; please check notifications and calendars for updates.

  • Angela Wright leaves school board with hope

    Angela Wright left the school board last month after 20 years and four full terms of serving the schools. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Having served 20 years as a Yellow Springs school board member over a span of three decades, Angela Wright has seen her share of ebb and flow in the district.

  • More money needed for 2020 strategic plan


    According to Superintendent Mario Basora, while the 2020 strategic plan activity is on track, it needs more financial support and increased capacity in order to reach its goals.

  • District honors former Yellow Springs School Board members


    At the Dec. 12 school board meeting, outgoing board President Benji Maruyama and board member Angela Wright were honored for their service to the district.

  • Farmer sows seeds for love of music

    The Antioch School hired Dennis Farmer for a yearlong arts residency, funded partially by the Emily Bailey Fund. Shown above are several Younger Group future musicians trying their hands at recorders, from left, Isaac Stiles (partially obscured), Jackson Grotes, Kian Barker, Ayla Current, Olivia Hasek, Scout Espinosa, Sophia Hale and Caroline Tucker. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    The Antioch School has always encouraged the musician in students interested in developing their skills and talents. This year the Antioch School formalized its music program by inviting artist-in-residence Dennis Farmer to start an introductory program during a year-long residency.