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Longworth said that she started the reading program because “as school gets harder so does reading and students need the skills to get them either career- or college-ready.”

From left to right: Tutors Ethan Perkins, Katie-J Smithson, Daisy Erber, Brian Wiest, Mollie Kortsen, Victoria Mendoza and teacher volunteer Cindi Longworth.

A New Hawk Soars at VOE

Valley of Enchantment Elementary School has a new principal.

At the Feb. 16 Rim of the World Unified School District board meeting, trustees named Lauren Tovar as the new VOE principal, effective immediately. Tovar takes the place of Carolyn Lawrence, who retired from the position on Feb. 17.

 

Funds Found for Rim Programs – Mountain News _ Features

With Rim of the World Unified School District facing a serious budget deficit, trustees heard some good news at their last board meeting.

Two checks totaling $35,000 were presented to two Rim of the World High School programs by the Rim of the World Educational Foundation (ROTWEF).

Connecting Student Stress to Abuse – Mountain News _ Features

Rim Schools To Be a Safe Haven – Mountain News _ News

School Bus Safety Law Will Cost Rim – Mountain News _ News

 

 

 Rim Students Stay Gold

Can you recall the feeling of falling in love for the first time? The feeling of helping someone you care about, or the feeling of doing something you were passionate about for the first time? This is something that can be described as a “gold moment,” as Rim of the World Unified School District’s Associate Superintendent Lawrence King would say. read more

This Artist Has a Charitable Heart– see link below for full story

Nathan Hidajat presented the painting of daffodils he created to honor Lori Pearson to Lori’s sister, Elaine Pearson.

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http://www.mountain-news.com/mountain_living/article_99cfce24-7550-11e6-aace-330e16186e0c.html

Rim Student Numbers Up! – see link below for full story

http://www.mountain-news.com/news/article_66eb7e66-6fd0-11e6-85b9-4375769e3435.html

New Rim Family Member – see link below for full story

Jennifer Whiteside, new MPH assistant principal, receives applause from the community after being introduced at the Aug. 18 school board meeting.

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Getting That Little Push – see link below for full story

The benefits of taking ROP/CTE (Regional Occupational Program/Career Technical Education) classes or enrolling in the AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program were made clear by four young speakers at the Rim of the World Education Foundation annual meeting.
ROP and AVID Students Speak as ROTWEF Annual Board Retreat

ROP and AVID Students Speak as ROTWEF Annual Board Retreat

http://www.mountain-news.com/mountain_living/article_f41c6df4-5f54-11e6-930f-571229c01338.html

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Rim Educ. Foundation Summer News Letter 2016

ROTWEF Press Release – Educational Grants Awarded

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Nathan gives back with sales of his art

Posted: Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:00 am By Mary-Justine Lanyon, Editor Mountain News Many mountain artists are known for their generosity, often donating the work to fundraisers that benefit a number of nonprofit organizations. Nathan Hidajat is one of those artists. What makes him different is his age: Nathan is just 13 and an 8th-grader …

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