Schools

CENTREVILLE — Glen Oaks Community College’s Board of Trustees were updated on the college’s re-opening plan during their meeting via teleconference Thursday. Glen Oaks announced in late May its plans to re-open the college in phases, and on Tuesday announced that staff would return to campus on...
CENTREVILLE — Centreville Public Schools are anticipating an overall revenue cut of more than $517,000 for the 2020-21 school year, according to a proposed budget unveiled at Monday’s Board of Education meeting by Superintendent Stephanie Lemmer. Lemmer said the budget wasn’t final yet, as there is...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Mendon High School senior Luke Rubio rides through downtown Mendon during a community parade Sunday. The parade honored Mendon’s Class of 2020 prior to a commencement ceremony that took place in the high school’s parking lot immediately following.
MENDON — The first official high school commencement ceremony of the year in St. Joseph County celebrated the 42 graduating seniors of Mendon High School Sunday. The event was starkly different from past ceremonies, due to the situation revolving around the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead of Mendon’s...
THREE RIVERS — The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education discussed multiple scenarios Monday for having kids in class in the 2020-21 school year. The discussion came as Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lifted the state’s stay-at-home order the same day, allowing retail and restaurants to...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Three Rivers High School senior Ryan Mauldin acknowledges his fellow classmates’ cheers as he passes by them during the Senior Salute parade in Three Rivers Friday. The parade, as well as other events earlier in the day, celebrated the seniors’ accomplishments throughout the year, as well as their official graduation from high school.
THREE RIVERS — It wasn’t the celebration they expected, but it was the celebration they needed. All 130 students of Three Rivers High School’s Class of 2020 were honored as part of the school’s Senior Salute all day Friday by TRHS staff, administrators, and the Three Rivers community on what would...
CENTREVILLE — As Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order is lifted, employees at Glen Oaks Community College will begin to return to work on June 15, and the faculty and staff are learning what those plans entail. “We take this seriously and want to be sure we are taking the necessary...
CENTREVILLE — The St. Joseph County Intermediate School District Board of Education will be on the lookout for a new trustee. On Monday, the board accepted the resignation of trustee Sarah Vollmer, effective June 8. In her resignation letter, Vollmer said because of her husband’s job, both of them...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - One of the vans in the Three Rivers Community Schools fleet outfitted with a mobile Wi-Fi hot spot is parked in the lot at Riverside Apartments and Townhomes Thursday. The van is part of an initiative through the district to provide students with Wi-Fi while they’re learning from home.
THREE RIVERS — According to a survey sent out to Three Rivers Community Schools families at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, about one in four students in the district do not have access to reliable internet at home. With learning from home now a necessity since school buildings are closed,...
THREE RIVERS — July 9. That date, mentioned by Three Rivers High School Principal Carrie Balk during Monday’s Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting, is currently the scheduled date for graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020. Balk mentioned this date as part of an update to...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Pictured is Constantine Middle School on Wednesday. Kristina Crabill, a former candidate for the principal position at the school, filed a gender discrimination claim against Constantine Public Schools with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Wednesday.
CONSTANTINE — A former candidate for the principal position at Constantine Middle School filed a gender discrimination claim Wednesday against Constantine Public Schools. The claim was filed with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission by Kristina Crabill and her lawyer, Ross...

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