February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Education

RADL to offer kids activity/ Irish folk concert Feb. 22

Roscommon Area District Li­brary has a day filled with events Feb. 22 for both children and adults as a Spirograph event and Irish folk concert have been planned for that day.  More...

Trio honored for academic work at GVSU

Three Roscommon residents have been honored for their academ­ic work at Grand Valley State Uni­versity for the fall, 2016, semester  Students honored were Ronald J. Friedriechsen, Ashley M. Turner and Caitlyn A. More...

HLCS seeks members for Coordinated School Health Team

Houghton Lake Community Schools is looking for individu­als interested in being part of the redevelopment of the Coordinated School Health/Sex Education Team.  The team has had significant turn­over in staff members and has lacked the opportunit More...

ROTARY SUPPORTS THE BOOT PROJECT

The Rotary Club of Roscommon donated $15,000 to “The Boot Project” for Roscommon Area Public Schools Feb. 2. More...

Artists and Authors at RES

AUTHORS’ NIGHT GALA (Above) Second grader Hunter Randall reads about a new Pokémon he invented that has special powers. More...

DONATIONS HELP NHS HELP FAMILY

The Houghton Lake High School National Honor Society adopted an area family for Christmas and is thank­ing those that helped them give the family about a $1,500 Christmas. More...

RHS Choir Members Competein Michigan School Vocal Music Association District 9 Solo and Ensemble Festival8TH

of the Roscommon High School 8th Grade Choir and Concert Choir participated in the Michigan School Vocal Music Association District 9 Solo and Ensemble Festival Feb. 11 at Beaverton High School. More...

Mr. Pat’ retires from RES after 33 years

Roscommon Elementary School celebrated the retirement of lead custodian Mr. Pat Esckilsen, who has been with Roscommon Area Public Schools for 33 years, Feb. 10 with high fives, hugs and notes from the students and staff. More...

GETTING THE BALL ROLLING

Collins Elementary Great Start Readiness Program preschool student Ava Shiattone (front left) practices her bounce pass with Houghton Lake High School varsity basketball player John Steckler in the gym at Collins the afternoon of Feb. 13. More...

Waller, Chrispell earn degrees from GVSU

Caitlyn A. Waller and Jordan Chrispell were among those gradu­ating from Grand Valley State Uni­versity Dec. 10.  Waller, of Roscommon, and Chrispell, of Merritt, both earned Bachelor of Science degrees. More...

‘Tech Savvy’ registration open, event set for April 29

The American Association of University Women Gaylord Area Branch (AAUW) will again offer its highly acclaimed Tech Savvy, a one day conference designed to in­troduce sixth through ninth grade girls to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) More...

Johnson recognized as Prudential ‘Distinguished Finalist’

Houghton Lake High School junior April Johnson has been recognized by Prudential Financial, in partnership with the National Association of Sec­ondary School Principals, as a “Dis­tinguished Finalist” for 2017 in The Prudential Spirit of More...

Roscommon Archery Club to meet March 2

The Roscommon Archery Club, which will teach children how to shoot youth compound bows and crossbows will begin holding meetings in March.  More...

ACT NOW scholarships available

Applications are now available for the ACT NOW (Ad­visory Community Team – Neighbors On Watch) annual scholarship program.  ACT NOW will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships to Roscommon High School seniors during their awards night program More...

Public invited to Collins’ science night Feb. 23

The public is invited to explore sci­ence Feb. 23 at the Collins Elementary Family Science Exploration Night.  More...

RMS Artists

Can By Seventh GraderErika Terry‘ More...

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