Schools and education

Indoor walking club begins
November 5, 2013
The winter indoor walking club has started for the colder months.
Tonganoxie High School to present ‘Pippin’
November 5, 2013
The Tonganoxie High School Theater Department will present a fall musical next week.
Tonganoxie USD 464 students recognized for test scores
October 22, 2013
Tonganoxie USD 464 students were recognized Oct. 12 during a breakfast at Tonganoxie Middle School for their exemplary scores in last year’s State Assessment Tests. USD 464 Superintendent Randy Weseman gave an address at the event.
SPOOKY BEHAVIOR: Annual trick-or-treat event Friday; other events set for Saturday
October 22, 2013
Trick-or-treaters will be flooding Fourth Street on Friday in downtown Tonganoxie. The annual Spooktacular will be 6-8 p.m. with several businesses offering candy to costumed children.
Tonganoxie Elementary School project moving forward
October 22, 2013
Tonganoxie Elementary School students and local officials turned dirt last week for a ceremonial groundbreaking at the new elementary school site just southeast of Tonganoxie Middle School.
Schmidt asked to defend state board in science lawsuit
11:28 a.m., October 17, 2013 Updated 11:28 a.m.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is being asked to defend the State Board of Education in a lawsuit that challenges the Next Generation Science Standards that were adopted in June.
THS grad crowned homecoming king at William Jewell College
October 16, 2013
A Tonganoxie High School graduate recently was crowned homecoming king at an area college.
Tonganoxie USD 464 students off rest of week
October 16, 2013
Tonganoxie USD 464 students will not have classes the rest of the week.
Eudora 13-year-old girl injured in vehicle accident
October 15, 2013
A 13-year-old Eudora girl was taken to an area hospital after her family’s vehicle rolled over her legs Monday afternoon in the Genesis Christian Academy parking lot.
THS freshman suffers minor injuries during parade
October 15, 2013
A Tonganoxie High School girl was taken to the hospital during the THS homecoming parade Friday afternoon after being run over by the Class of 2017 float, police say.
USD 464 sees increase in enrollment numbers
October 15, 2013
Tonganoxie has seen a slight increase in enrollment from the last school year.
Vehicle rolls over Eudora girls’ legs in Genesis Christian Academy parking lot
October 14, 2013
A 13-year-old Eudora girl was taken to an area hospital after her family’s vehicle rolled over her legs Monday afternoon in the Genesis Christian Academy parking lot.
TMS football teams defeat Piper
October 9, 2013
Both Tonganoxie Middle School football teams earned wins against Piper on Tuesday.
Tonganoxie Elementary groundbreaking is Monday
October 8, 2013
Tonganoxie USD 464 will have a groundbreaking ceremony for the new elementary school Monday during the school board’s monthly meeting.