September 16, 2014

Library event touts joys of reading to elementary students

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnrenews.com

More than 400 students and  parents from Moonlight Elementary School turned the Gardner branch of the Johnson County Public Library into a pizza parlor Tuesday evening.

Caleb Taylor, Moonlight Elementary 5th grader, plays bingo during the event.

USD 231 prepares for new school year

Moonlight Elementary first-grade teacher Rose Billick’s classroom is ready for the new school year, which starts this week. Billick said that each year, she tries to make new students feel as comfortable as possible by meeting them before the academic