Schools and education

Local residents named to collegiate honor society
December 24, 2013
Two area residents have been inducted into the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
GCA student wins state poster award
December 24, 2013
A Genesis Christian Academy student has been named a State Fire Marshal Fire Prevention Poster winner.
Leading the reading in Tonganoxie
THS student leading programs to benefit TES
December 24, 2013
Celeste Bartels went on a holiday shopping spree of sorts.
Breakfast with Santa moved to this Saturday at Tonganoxie Middle School
December 19, 2013
Tonganoxie’s annual Breakfast with Santa event has been moved to 9 a.m. this Saturday at the commons area in Tonganoxie Middle School, 824 Washington St.
Brownback proposes state fully fund all-day kindergarten
December 17, 2013
The state currently provides funding for half-day of kindergarten
Breakfast with Santa moved to Dec. 21
December 13, 2013
Tonganoxie’s annual Breakfast with Santa event has been moved to 9 a.m. Dec. 21 in the commons area at Tonganoxie Middle School, 824 Washington St.
Tonganoxie school board praises TES class for food drive
December 11, 2013
Nichole Gurwell’s fourth-grade class received some recognition Monday at the Tonganoxie USD 464 board meeting after recently winning a holiday food drive.
Warrior wrestlers win Clark Invitational
December 11, 2013
The Tonganoxie Middle School wrestling team ended its season on a high note Saturday, winning the Robert Clark Invitational in Bonner Springs.
THS grads help ChemE Car team on national stage
December 4, 2013
Kansas State University won a handful of conference championships in major sports during the 2012-13 school year.
Tonganoxie students receive Emporia State University scholarships
December 3, 2013
Emporia State University scholarships total more than $2.7 million for the 2013-14 academic year, benefiting more than 1,300 ESU students.
City Council hires inspector to handle TES building codes
December 3, 2013
The Tonganoxie City Council has hired a firm to handle code inspections of the new Tonganoxie Elementary School. The council also has opted not to waive permit fees for the school district.
Feaste fit for kings
Annual event Friday, Saturday at Tonganoxie Middle School
December 3, 2013
The calendar has turned to December, which means it’s almost time for a popular local tradition. Things are about to get Medieval in Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie grad in Emporia State play
November 19, 2013
A Tonganoxie High School graduate is starring in the Emporia State University Theater Department’s second show of the season.
TAKING STAGE: Tonganoxie High to perform ‘Pippin’ starting Thursday
02:22 p.m., November 12, 2013 Updated 02:28 p.m.
A Broadway hit is coming to Tonganoxie.