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Hartley & Gault Named to New Principal Positions

May 2, 2012
Hartley & Gault Named to New Principal Positions

    05/03/12 The Plymouth Schools did not have to look far to find new principals for the Discovery Academy (currently Washington Elementary) and Lincoln Junior High. Andrew Hartley, now Plymouth High School assistant principal, will be heading up the Academy in the fall. Current principal, Michelle Riise, was named to a newly created position...
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School Board Updated on Interior Design of School of Inquiry

March 7, 2012
School Board Updated on Interior Design of School of Inquiry

  03/08/12 During a meeting on March 6, the Plymouth School Board got an update on the interior design of the School of Inquiry that is scheduled to open at the start of the 2012-2013 school year. Presenting a computer-based virtual trip throughout the space was Brain Bohlender of Barton, Coe, Vilamaa, Architects, Engineers....
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Plymouth School Board Updated on Food Services

February 9, 2012
Plymouth School Board Updated on Food Services

02/10/12 Gloria Burnam, director of food service for the Plymouth Community School Corporation shared her yearly report with the school Board on Tuesday. She said the number of students eating breakfast has increased from August to January last school year until now by some 8,904. She said from August to January in the 2011-2012...
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Plymouth School Board Looks to Summer School & Improvements

February 8, 2012
Plymouth School Board Looks to Summer School & Improvements

02/09/12 Although it’s only February, the Plymouth School Board has already begun to look into summer projects and school sessions. During a regular board meeting on February 7, the Board heard reports from Maintenance Director Dave Schoof and Superintendent Dan Tyree. Schoof requested permission to begin gathering estimates for projects at every building in...
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Preview of Plymouth School Board Meeting

February 3, 2012
Preview of Plymouth School Board Meeting

02/06/12  The Plymouth School Board will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on February 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the Administration Board Room. Meetings are open to the public; however, audience comments are limited to agenda items. Among other business items, the Board will hear a report on summer school for 2102; school breakfast...
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New Electives being Offered at LJH

January 11, 2012
New Electives being Offered at LJH

01/12/12 Beginning with the 2012-2013 school year, there will be changes at Lincoln Junior High. LJH Principal Dan Funston, presented the proposed changes to the Plymouth School Board on Wednesday night. Funston said, “We will be adding three new electives that students will sign up for in the same way they students do at...
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Plymouth School Board to Meet January 10th

January 4, 2012
Plymouth School Board to Meet January 10th

01/05/12 The Plymouth School Board will meet for the first time in 2012 on January 10. The meeting is scheduled for 7:00 pm in the Administration Board Room. The Board of Finance will meet immediately following the regular meeting. The Board will consider the appointment of Treasurer and Deputy Treasurer, board compensation, appoint legislative...
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Teaching Staff for School of Inquiry Announced

December 15, 2011
Teaching Staff for School of Inquiry Announced

12/16/11 Charlotte Tyree and Jennifer Felke will be forming an integrated class of 21st Century Communication. The class will include writing, technology, presentations, public speaking skills, and the use of different forms of media. Tyree has taught at Plymouth High School since 1995. Prior to 1995, she taught at Wawasee High School starting in...
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2011 PHS Graduation Report

December 14, 2011
2011 PHS Graduation Report

12/15/11 On December 13, the Plymouth School Board heard an update report on students who gradated in 2011. Guidance Counselor Aimee Portteus began tracking students after graduation a few years ago and now reports annually to the board on the findings. Portteus reported that 130 of those graduating in 2011 went on to a...
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Plymouth School Board Approves 1 to 1 Computers for Riverside

December 14, 2011
Plymouth School Board Approves 1 to 1 Computers for Riverside

12/15/11 Riverside Intermediate will be the next school in the Plymouth Schools system to offer 1:1 computers for their students in grades 5 and 6. Principal Donna Burroughs asked the school board members on December 13 for permission to purchase computers for 30 certified staff members, an anticipated 571 students for the 2012-2013 school...
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