December 6, 2007 RSS feed / Education

TUNING UP

Members of the Houghton Lake High School band practice Tuesday morning in preparation for the upcoming Christmas concert. Both the high school and middle school bands will perform Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. More...

Writing a winning grant proposal topic of workshop

The East Central Michigan Planning and Development Region is partnering with the MTEC at Mid Michigan Community College to offer a grant writing workshop Dec. 11. The seminar will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the Harrison Campus of MMCC. More...

Family night part of middle school book fair

Books, books and more books will be available for purchase at Houghton Lake Middle School's upcoming Scholastic Book Fair. The annual half-off sale will be held Dec. 10- 14. A family night will be held Dec. 12 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. More...

Book fair underway at Rosco Elementary

The Roscommon Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization is holding the annual Buy One, Get One Free Book Fair from Scholastic books this week. The book fair will be open today (Thursday) from 11 a.m.- noon, 1:15-2:15 p.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. More...

RHS Wind Ensemble to perform Dec. 10

The Roscommon High School Wind Ensemble will perform in concert Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. The concert will be held in the RHS auditorium. More...

STUDENTS (AND TEACHER) OF MONTH

Students of the Month at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School are (front, left to right) Marina Masters third grade; Ashlei Peterson sixth grade; Lindsey Hamel, seventh grade; and Jack Salyers, kindergarten. More...

Collins' family night focus is math

Collins Elementary students and their families have been invited to attend "Math Game Night" Dec. 6. The onehour event, beginning at 6 p.m., will feature fun and educational games that help kids learn and master critical math skills. More...

Enrollment open at Baker College

Baker College of West Branch and Baker College of Cadillac are enrolling students for winter quarter 2008. Classes begin Jan. 7, with registration continuing through the first week. More...

Hock graduates from Northwood

Catherne M. Hock, daughter of David and mary Hock, Prudenville, recently earned a bachelor of business administration from Northwood University, Midland. She graduated magna cum laude. More...

NOVEMBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Houghton Lake Middle School recognized its students of the month for November. More...

FIRST ON THE FLOOR

Senior Cory Jock and his mom Kelly (front and center) were the first couple on the floor during the annual Mother-Son Dinner Dance at Hougthon Lake High School Nov. 28. More...

St. Helen students to sing Dec. 13

St. Helen Elementary School students will present their Christmas "Holiday Favorites" concert at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13 in the G.I. Stewart Auditorium at Kirtland Community College. More...

Most schools here making adequate progress, state says

School report cards are in for schools in the Gerrish-Higgins and Houghton Lake school districts. Both districts reported B and C composite grades in their buildings from Michigan Education Yes! for the 2006-07 school year. More...

Three students receive AP honors

Three Houghton Lake High School students were recognized for their achievements on the College Board's Advanced Placement Program tests. More...

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