February 13, 2016

Tate named principal of new elementary school

Gardner Elementary Principal Pam Tate will head USD 231’s newest elementary school when it opens next fall. Members of the board of education appointed Tate to the post during a Nov. 12 meeting. They have yet to select a replacement for Tate at Gardner Elementary. “While I am looking forward to welcoming new students, families Continue Reading

Gardner Elementary students observe International Walk to School Day

Mark Taylor submissions@gardnernews.com Sixty-eight Gardner Elementary students and their parents joined millions of other youngsters around the world Oct. 5 in walking to school. International Walk to School Day was observed by 3 million people in 36 countries as an effort to promote the health benefits of daily activity and the need for safe places Continue Reading

Here’s to a new school year