Scott Geary wants his students to explore. Instead of focusing only on subjects they know they will excel in, the new principal at Southwest Junior High hopes they will test new waters. “My advice to students is to try everything,” he said. “Junior high and high school are about trying things you’re not familiar with [...]
‘A’ Honor Roll Grades 6 and 7 Taylor Harrison Grade 7 Sara Anderson, Christian Andre, Dulcie Ashworth, Mollie Barnes, Abigail Barsness, Lillian Bartholmy, Natalie Berg, Cassandra Bergman, Cristina Blanquet Villa, Ashley Bohn, Jordan Brelje, Mariah Byl, Jack Callahan, Nicholas Cameron, Benjamin Cartford, Erika Cedarbloom, Grace Conley, Rachel Croft, Hunter Damon, Donovan Decker, Emily Dironca, Nicole [...]
The District 831 School Board accepted the resignation of Marc Peterson as principal at Southwest Junior High at the May 29 meeting.
Larry Underkoffler is an art teacher at Southwest Junior High. He’s also a coach, Vietnam veteran and former Boy Scout camp director. Now his work appears in a children’s book. “Piko, the Dog With No Tail” was written with his friend Tom Gillaspy as author and Underkoffler as illustrator.
“A” Honor Roll Sixth/Seventh Grade Taylor Harrison Seventh Grade Dulcie Ashworth, Mollie Barnes, Abigail Barsness, Spencer Beecher, Cassandra Bergman, Cristina Blanquet Villa, Ashley Bohn, Jordan Brelje, Mariah Byl, Jack Callahan, Nicholas Cameron, Logan Carlson, Benjamin Cartford, Erika Cedarbloom, Grace Conley, Rachel Croft, Hunter Damon, Emily Dironca, Emily Distler, Nicole Dixon, Sofia Dodge, Madeline Dolby, [...]