A pair of trustees closed their last regular school board meeting with a positive message on Tuesday, clearing the way for two new south-valley representatives to be sworn in during January.
Three years into its expanded program, the Ernest Hemingway STEAM School is overbooked for next year’s sixth grade—and kids are facing a weighted lottery to determine who gets available slots.
The Blaine County school board unanimously scrapped a controversial clause in its school lunch policy that would have district administrators contact the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare’s child protective services if parents were delinquent on their student’s bill.
Blaine County School District Trustee-elect Lara Stone may get a head start on the school board, after her future colleagues declared the Zone 5 seat open Tuesday night.
Activities at Silver Creek High School, Wood River High School and the Community Campus in Hailey were back to normal Thursday, following a 40-minute emergency procedure that froze entry into the buildings on Wednesday afternoon.