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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Whitko school board votes to close middle school in Larwill; Middle and high school...

  LARWILL — “Whatever happens tonight, tomorrow we’re still going to be Whitko.” That was the resounding sentiment at the Whitko school board meeting Monday where...

Whitko commits to consolidation

LARWILL — In a fiery school board meeting, the Whitko School Board decided that effective the 2018-2019 school year, Whitko Community Schools will have...

WCCS updates immunization records

COLUMBIA CITY — At last week’s school board meeting, superintendent Dr. Patricia O’Connor applauded the work of Whitley County Consolidated staff for updating student...

SGCS maps out funding woes

CHURUBUSCO — Smith-Green Community School’s administrators called a public forum Monday to discuss the financial future of the district. The district is operating in the...

Whitko bids a fond farewell to Joe Begley

SOUTH WHITLEY — The year was 1979, and Joe Begley had just started as the Ag Teacher for Whitko Community Schools. It was a...

Big decisions at Whitko

Like many small school districts in Indiana, leaders of Whitko schools have some difficult decisions to make. Funding is limited and, when declining enrollment numbers...

Whitko hears from consultants

  SOUTH WHITLEY — In a long-anticipated meeting, school planning consultants Mike Pettibone, of Look into the Future Education LLC, and Steve Yager, of Yager...

Whitko ranked among top 50 high schools in state

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education named Whitko High School among the top 50 students in the state on Nov. 6, with 44...

Whitko takes stance against Indiana SBOE

SOUTH WHITLEY — The pursuit of a more highly prepared graduate is always a worthy goal, however, Graduation Pathways (GP) being proposed by a...

Grandparents Day triumphs at PES

PIERCETON — Grandparents Day is a special event hosted by Pierceton Elementary School. PES’s staff took time to explain the value of having a grandma...
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