California Democrat Education
Four California High School students brought back experience in leadership and government from eight days of American Legion Boys State last week. The four young men will enter their senior year next fall.
Work is well underway on the completing the comprehensive facility improvement plan for California R-I schools approved by the voters on April 8.
In a followup to questions asked at the May California R-I School Board meeting about the science curriculum for the 2014-15 school year at CHS, a presentation was given by science teachers Amy Kuebler, Mike Baepler, Dennis Davis and Jamie Johnston at the June 18 meeting.
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Hogan Davis, Fortuna; Sarah Koestner, Lohman, Betsy Lehman and Leigh Ann Lutz California.
Area students on the list include Taylor Ratcliff, California.
Specifically the questions involved including earth science as a required freshman course for all students. Previously, students falling in certain criteria were allowed to opt out of earth science and go directly into one of the more advanced science courses.
The message to the graduates, “Learn the Important Stuff,” was presented by Casey Malley, First Baptist youth pastor. The message was based on Judges 2:10-11. The topic was what success is measured on.
100 of the 103 seniors taking the walk across the stage to receive the diplomas
Fourth quarter Pinto Awards announced
The California Kids performed their spring concert “Talent Show”
Kelsey Marie Hight, California, Associate in Arts in Teaching.
There were 135 individual California High School students recognized
The Litany of Dedication was presented by the Rev. Collette Jones and Rev. Frank Hensley, following which a prayer of Thanksgiving was given by Hensley and a blessing was asked by Jones.
Bieri earned his diploma through the Mo Option Program at CHS.