February 10, 2016

Planning committee makes recommendations to school board

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com In order to meet its long term obligations, school district officials should build a new elementary school, add classroom space at Prairie Creek Elementary School and convert existing space for different use, a representative of the USD 230 long-term planning committee told Spring Hill School Board members Tuesday night. “I believe we’ve Continue Reading

Committee will recommend plan that includes school bond issue

Amy Cunningham submissions@gardnernews.com District patrons came to a consensus at a long range planning meeting Monday evening that will, they hope, carry USD 230 more than a decade into the future. The meeting, one of four facilitated this school year by the DLR Group, used recommendations from last week’s planning session to combine elements from two Continue Reading

Community discusses long-term planning for USD 230

Amy Cunningham submissions@gardnernews.com Spring Hill School District patrons along with school and local officials were invited to share their opinions regarding the future of USD 230 at the third of three scheduled meetings sponsored by the board of education since the beginning of the school year. The meeting was primarily driven by members of the Continue Reading

Public committee to study possible bond issue

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com School board members should appoint a broad based community committee to study the Spring Hill District’s long term planning needs, according to superintendent Bart Goering. Andy Anderson, a consultant with DLR Group, told board members during a Monday evening work session that creating such a committee is the next step in preparing Continue Reading