Schools and education

Weseman says goodbye at final board meeting
June 10, 2014
No tears were shed when Randy Weseman removed his name tag after Monday’s Tonganoxie school board meeting, but emotion could be heard in his voice, as well as those he’s worked with for the past three years.
Tonganoxie Elementary School PE teacher gets national award
06:00 a.m., May 23, 2014 Updated 04:59 p.m.
Tonganoxie resident Diane Titterington of Tonganoxie Elementary School was honored as the Central District Health Education Teacher of the Year by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance at its 129th annual National Convention and Expo last month in St. Louis.
Tonganoxie USD 464 honors retirees
May 20, 2014
What do John the Baptist and Winnie the Pooh have in common?
Tonganoxie, McLouth residents earn degrees from KU
May 19, 2014
Tonganoxie and McLouth residents were among nearly 4,450 candidates to receive degrees this weekend at Kansas University.
Tonganoxie school board selects new USD 464 superintendent
May 16, 2014
A Johnson County school administrator is expected to be the next superintendent at Tonganoxie USD 464. Lyn Rantz, a principal in the Blue Valley school district, will take over the top education post in Tonganoxie, USD 464 board president Kris Grinter announced Friday.
Tonganoxie: From classrooms to campaigns
May 14, 2014
Austin Harris remembers a call to an elderly woman on the campaign trail.
Tonganoxie, McLouth to send off grads Saturday
May 13, 2014
The Tonganoxie High School Class of 2014 will bid farewell to its alma mater Saturday with commencement exercises at the THS gymnasium.
Tonganoxie USD 464 lunch prices to go up
08:50 a.m., May 13, 2014 Updated 08:50 a.m.
Lunch prices will be going up in Tonganoxie USD 464 lunchrooms for the 2014-15 school year.
Tonganoxie grad wins award at College of Ozarks
May 13, 2014
A Tonganoxie High School graduation received an award at a Missouri college.
Tonganoxie High grad earns achievement from Concordia University
May 12, 2014
A Tonganoxie High School graduate has earned an outstanding achievement award at a Seward, Neb., school. Molly Ann Wells received an award at Concordia University’s annual honors reception.
Tonganoxie USD 464 meeting tonight to include tour of new school site
May 12, 2014
Tongnaoxie USD 464 school board members will tour the site for the new elementary school near Tonganoxie Middle School.
Tonganoxie USD 464 to honor several retiring staff and faculty
May 2, 2014
Several retiring Tonganoxie USD 464 faculty and staff members will be honored at a reception later this month at the Tonganoxie Middle School commons area.
Tonganoxie fundraiser for TMS student battling brain cancer is tonight
April 25, 2014
A glow run/walk will highlight a night of activities Friday for Light Up the Night for Franklin’s Fight at Tonganoxie High School.
Tonganoxie Middle School Fine Arts Night is tonight
April 24, 2014
The Tonganoxie Middle School Fine Art Night will feature artwork, music, a raffle and concessions.