Schools and education

Tonganoxie USD 464 board OKs budget with slightly lower mill rate
August 5, 2014
Tonganoxie USD 464’s budget is expected carry a slightly lower tax rate for 2014-15. The school board approved the budget with a mill rate of 58.867 mills at a special meeting Monday.
Tonganoxie USD 464 board votes Baragary as 2014-15 president
July 15, 2014
The Tonganoxie USD 464 school board voted Kathy Baragary as its board president for the 2014-15 school year.
Mirror, Tonganoxie Book Buggy encouraging youths to write book reviews
July 7, 2014
Youths who participate in the Tonganoxie Elementary School Book Buggy program have the opportunity to write reviews for The Mirror.
Tonganoxie High cheer, dance teams score awards in Salina
June 25, 2014
The Tonganoxie High School cheer/yell and dance teams earned several awards at a camp last week on the Kansas Wesleyan University campus in Salina.
Local student qualifies for national rodeo events
June 23, 2014
A Tonganoxie Middle School student is currently competing among some of the top junior rodeo stars the nation has to offer.
Tonganoxie teachers hope youths get on board for reading program
June 10, 2014
Summer might not be the most likely time for some youths to be reading.
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.