The Cavendish-Teakean Elementary School supply list is as follows:
Trustees for Joint School District #171 met at Orofino Elementary School Library for their regular meeting July 19. Following the approval of minutes, bills and claims, and because there are no building reports during the summer break the board moved right into the discussion portion of the …
I hope everyone is having a great summer in spite of all of the heat, fires and smoke. I am grateful for all of the personnel who are helping control these fires.
The Joint School District 171 Board of Trustees will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 19, at Orofino Elementary Library. The meeting is also accessible virtually via Zoom Link or may be watched live on YouTube.
Six more Idaho schools are now able to support students with behavioral health needs thanks to a grant from the Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health. The schools each received a Technical Assistance Award that will enable them to offer school-located behavioral health services starting …
As we wind down the school year, the excitement of summer is in the air. Staff and students are busy finishing projects, curriculum and plans for next year. As we reflect on this past year, we need to recognize several of the bright areas.
A total of 860 students at Lewis-Clark State College earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2021 semester, college officials announced on Wednesday.
Orofino Junior-Senior High School can now boast about award-winning filmmakers in their midst. Three current seniors won Best Documentary Film in this year’s Kiwanis Teen Film Festival with their film, Special Olympics Documentary. Annie Vaage, Mattie Drobish, and Arie Sween won a trophy and…
Trustees of Joint School District 171 will meet virtually via Zoom, on YouTube and at the Orofino Elementary Library for their regular meeting on Monday, May 17, at 6:30 p.m.
Spring is well under way and summer is knocking on the door. The temperatures are increasing and the sun is shining. This time of year brings many things with it as we head for the finish line of the 20/21 school year.
Idaho elementary schools can apply now to participate in the USDA’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) through Child Nutrition Programs of the State Department of Education.
You can sense when you walk down Main Street on a warm summer afternoon. You’ll find it under the Friday night lights at the high school. You’ll hear it in the laughter of children at the local parks. It’s that one-of-a-kind feeling that makes your community unique from every other community.
The Joint School District 171 Board of Trustees will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 19, in person in the library of the Orofino Elementary School (masks required and limited to 50 people in attendance) as well as via Zoom and live on YouTube.
Clearwater County 4-H is excited for another year of learning and fun for youth ages 6-18! 4-H is the nation’s leading youth organization where kids complete hands-on projects in areas like science, agriculture and civic engagement. From Robotics, Gardening and Aerospace to Market Animals, H…
We are quickly approaching Spring Break! Hard to believe it was a full year ago this week that we closed schools due to the unknown of the pandemic. We have had a full year of learning and adjusting as we have navigated education with minimal disruptions.
The Joint School District 171 Board of Trustees will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 15, at Orofino Elementary Library. The meeting is also accessible virtually via Zoom Link or may be watched live on YouTube.
Bill Sellers STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) class made Spartan Shields. Shown (l to r) back row are: Ben Lawrence, Devyn Sparrow, Jaimie Binder, and Justice Richardson. Front row: Kiahna McCollum, Ava Fullen and Tim Short.
A supplemental budget request that includes funding for a new barracks at the Youth ChallaNGe Academy in Pierce passed the Idaho House on a 57-9 vote Friday, Feb. 26. The $89 million bill now goes to the Senate for further action.
Orofino Christian School, located at 46418 U.S. Highway 12 east of town, is accepting new students from kindergarten through eighth grade and GED preparation.
Eastern Oregon University named 564 students to the Dean’s List for the 2020 fall term. Qualifying students achieve and maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale while completing a minimum of 12 hours of graded EOU coursework.
Trustees of Joint School District 171 will meet virtually via Zoom, on YouTube and at the Orofino Elementary Library for their regular meeting on Monday, Feb. 22, at 6:30 p.m.
A total of 2,815 students qualified for the Dean’s List for the Fall 2020 semester, which ended Dec. 18, 2020. To qualify for the Dean’s List, U of I students must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA on a minimum of 12 graded credits during the semester.
LEWISTON, Idaho – A total of 910 students at Lewis-Clark State College earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2020 semester, LC State officials announced on Wednesday.
The Orofino Adventurer 4-H club is excited to learn about the start of Archery, Junior Robotics, and Mars Rover projects. All projects require 4-H registration and dues at the extension office. Archery (ages 11-18) is a six week project starting Feb. 5.
Orofino Maniac Knowledge Bowl team is still competing--virtually. With the Covid crisis, our area league chose to shift the meets online rather than call off the entire season. The first meet was hosted by Jt. District #171, and went rather well using Zoom as the platform.
The Joint School District 171 Board of Trustees will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, at Orofino Elementary Library, with a limit of 10 people and masks are required. The meeting is also accessible virtually via Zoom Link or may be watched live on YouTube.
A total of 910 students at Lewis-Clark State College earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2020 semester, LC State officials recently announced.
Congratulations to Orofino Junior/Senior High School (OJ/SHS) Teacher Annette Haag! She was nominated by a former student, Cynthia Guitron, who is graduating from the Boise State College of Education, for The Pesky Award for Inspirational Teaching.
Guess who has firewood? It’s our own art teacher, Mrs. Sonesa Lundmark. Mrs. Lunkmark is the winner of our Drama Fundraiser, and she now has a cord of red fir for her wood stove. If you haven’t seen the ad campaign that the drama students created, be sure to check them out on our Maniac Fac…