Schools and education

Tonganoxie High debate teams to compete at state
January 15, 2014
The Tonganoxie High School debate team will compete at state for the 21st consecutive year.
Tonganoxie school coming in $1.1 million below budget
January 14, 2014
Tonganoxie’s new elementary school currently is coming in about $1.1 million under budget, HTK architects told the USD 464 school board Monday.
Students named to Baker dean’s list
January 8, 2014
Area students were named to Baker University’s College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education undergraduate dean’s list for maintaining a 3.5 grade-point average during the fall 2013 semester at the Baldwin City university.
Tonganoxie resident named to Phi Kappa Phi society
December 30, 2013
Rachael Link, Tonganoxie has been named to the Phi Kappa Phi honor society.
Morey reflects on first season as K-State football manager
December 30, 2013
At Tonganoxie High, family is a core value among members of the football program. That same value exists at Kansas State University, where one member of the Chieftain family has found a new home.
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.