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Wyoming student enrollment increases

CASPER, Wyo. — For the eighth year in a row, classrooms in Wyoming are growing.

March 01, 2014 9:00 amLoading…

Natrona County School District board to hear Southridge Elementary update

The Natrona County School District Board of Trustees will hear a construction update on the delayed new Southridge Elementary School during its regular work session Monday.

October 14, 2013 8:30 amLoading…
Wyoming ACT scores lower than national average, again

Wyoming ACT scores lower than national average, again

Students graduating from Wyoming high schools this year performed worse on average on the ACT than the graduating class before them, according to data released by the Department of Education last week.

September 01, 2013 8:30 amLoading…

Natrona County School District officials mull Kelly Walsh traffic concerns

CASPER, Wyo. — Since school started last week, Josh Carnahan calls his residential road a race track.

August 27, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

More students equals more revenue for Natrona County School District

An influx of students into Natrona County schools last year spurred some additional revenue for the school district in its newest budget cycle, Superintendent Steve Hopkins told school board trustees at a meeting Wednesday.

July 21, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…
Casper 'Go For It!' advocates learn from first-year struggles

Casper 'Go For It!' advocates learn from first-year struggles

Casper school officials and researchers believe a program that teaches families to teach their children how to succeed will benefit from first-year growing pains.

June 09, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

Contractor notes problem in new Casper school

The contractor building the new Southridge Elementary School has informed the Natrona County School District board of trustees that the floor was built lower than planned and adjustments are necessary to ensure drainage won’t be a problem.

June 09, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

Southridge Elementary construction delay surprises Natrona County school officials

Natrona County School District officials say they want to know why the new Southridge Elementary School in Casper won’t open in time for the start of the 2013-14 academic year.

May 17, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…
Wyoming Reads celebrates 15 years of promoting literacy

Wyoming Reads celebrates 15 years of promoting literacy

Dozens of heads bobbed no taller than the tops of school bus wheels Tuesday morning as a long line of first-graders wound around the Natrona County Public Library and across a blocked-off Beech Street in Casper.

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Midwest folks miffed at pool neglect

Residents of tiny Midwest attended Monday night's Natrona County School District board meeting in Casper to remind trustees that they are part of the district and that they would like something done about the deterioration of the school's decades-old swimming pool.

March 12, 2013 10:30 pmLoading…

Some Wyoming students to test a test

Some Wyoming students will take an extra test this spring after they complete their required state assessments. However, the additional test won't determine if they've learned what they're supposed to; students will be testing the test.

March 09, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…
School district funding requests on Wyoming School Facilities Commission agenda

School district funding requests on Wyoming School Facilities Commission agenda

The Wyoming School Facilities Commission plans to discuss school district funding requests at its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Thursday in Cheyenne.

February 20, 2013 7:13 pm Related Loading…
Casper school fears end of Nordic skiing program

Casper school fears end of Nordic skiing program

CASPER — Christian Bjorklund's mother said middle school Nordic ski team transformed her son in a matter of months.

February 14, 2013 6:00 pmLoading…
Casper's Frontier moves ahead on No Child Left Behind restructure plan

Casper's Frontier moves ahead on No Child Left Behind restructure plan

CASPER, Wyo. — Faced with mandated changes in leadership and academic interventions, officials at Frontier Middle School are confident that changes they've already implemented will result in acceptable scores for federal benchmarks.

December 26, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Natrona County school board to discuss enhancements

CASPER — The Natrona County School District board of trustees will discuss future facility enhancements and funding options from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the East Room at Central Services, 970 N. Glenn Road.

December 19, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

Rumors of threats sweep Wyoming schools

CASPER, Wyo. — Officials at several Wyoming school districts are working to get to the bottom of rumors of threats against their schools related to the last day of the ancient Mayan calendar on Friday — a day some believe will bring a world-ending apocalypse.

December 18, 2012 9:45 pmLoading…

Gallup poll suggests Natrona County School District employees are 'engaged'

A Gallup Organization report suggests “engagement” among employees in the Natrona County School District is on the rise.

December 16, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

Group pushes for second language immersion in Natrona County grade schools

CASPER, Wyo. -- A group of parents and educators in the Natrona County School District are hoping to start a program to teach elementary school in a foreign language for half of each day.

December 02, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…
High school theater uses folding chairs as stop-gap solution

High school theater uses folding chairs as stop-gap solution

CASPER, Wyo. — Original seating at the Kelly Walsh High School auditorium is showing its age, and some seats have been replaced by metal folding chairs.

November 28, 2012 5:08 pmLoading…

NCSD adopts new graduation requirements

Next year’s Natrona County School District freshmen will have to amass two additional credits over current requirements to graduate in 2017.

November 27, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

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