OCTOBER 19, 2016, REGULAR BOARD MEETING The Stanton School District Board of Directors met at 5:30 PM on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, in the Board Room for a regular session. President Brian Bates called the meeting to order with Directors Mark Lindgren, Jeff Sorensen, Paul Vanderholm, and Tom Weis present. Additional attendees were Superintendent Chris Herrick, K-12 Principal Kevin Blunt, and Board Secretary Tammy . . .
Chat Mobility stopped by today with a rebate check for our school! If you have Chat Mobility and have not signed up for the Rebate Program, please check it out at http://www.chatmobility.com/school-rebate/ Thank you to Chat for sharing.
What is the flu? Influenza (the flu) is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs caused by influenza viruses. There are many different influenza viruses that are constantly changing. They cause illness, hospital stays and deaths in the United States each year. The flu can be very dangerous for children. Each year about 20,000 children younger than 5 years old are hospitalized from flu complications, like pneumonia. How . . .
It was a beautiful day to welcome in a new business. The students and staff of Stanton Schools walked down to the new Casey's General Store to welcome our new neighbor during their Grand Opening, Many of us have visited the store multiple times and I am sure that they will see plenty of business from many of our students. Every morning you can see students bringing in the remnants of their Casey's visit, and I am sure that many of . . .
On Wednesday, October 5th, all elementary and high school students participated in a “Live Healthy Iowa Day.” This day was planned by the National Honor Society members and Student Council officers. To start the day they gathered in the gym and broke off into families. Each family walked on the trail to Anderson Park. At each bridge they stopped and did an activity. Once they got to the park, everyone ate sack lunches . . .
Baylee Gibbs, a student at Stanton High School is participating in the Memory Project. The Memory Project is a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence, and extreme poverty. The charity wants the portraits to help the children feel valued and important, to . . .
Stanton Fourth Graders came up with a cheer to perform at the Pep Rally last Friday for the Vikings as they were preparing for the game against the Lenox Tigers. Hope you enjoy it. /vimages/shared/vnews/stories/57fe71ea7c68d/who let the dogs out (1).mov
TonightClear, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
SaturdaySunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday NightClear, with a low around 48. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
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