February 13, 2016

Elementary school raises funds for charities

Praire Creek students jumped their way to big donations to the American Heart Association. During the school’s annual Jump Rope for Heart event, students raised $2,800. In addition, they launched a campaign called “Pennies for Patients.” Students collected spare change and gave the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, a group that raises funds to find a Continue Reading

Spring Hill students take high honors at science fair

Two Prairie Creek Elementary School students brought home Kansas State Fair Awards to the Spring Hill School District. Jackson Burrell and Joe Oberkrom finished in second place in the Intermediate Botany and Zoology Team competition. The pair competed along with several of their PCES classmates in the 59th Greater Kansas City Science and Engineering Fair Continue Reading

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