February 7, 2016

USD 231 unveils plans for new school buildings

Editor’s Note: The attached master plan for new schools is an updated version of the one seen here previously. Masterplans Option 2B Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com School officials asked Gardner City Council members to commit to partially fund infrastructure for a new elementary school and a new middle school Wednesday night. Bill Miller, USD 231 Director Continue Reading

Operations director resigns from USD 231

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com The Director of Operations for the Gardner Edgerton School District has tendered his resignation. Bill Miller will serve out the remainder of his contract, which expires in July. “This position is a high stress job,” Miller said. “It was beginning to affect my health and my family. And while I have a Continue Reading

District concentrates on supporting family of fallen student

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com School and public safety officials will review their procedures in response to a traffic accident outside of Madison Elementary that resulted in the death of a second grade student last week, but their immediate focus is on students and staff and the family of Kade Meyer. “Right now, for us, it’s still Continue Reading