Responding to some strident public criticism, Trustee Rob Clayton took a stab at revamping the makeup of the school board’s three advisory committees to tip the balance toward public input—and away from the administration—during the group’s regular August meeting last week.
An attorney for the Blaine County School District has advised trustees against granting a special school board meeting sought by critics of the district to hold a vote evaluating the performance of Superintendent GwenCarol Holmes, according to Chairwoman Ellen Mandeville.
SAT scores across the Blaine County School District dipped to a four-year low in 2019, while a gap in proficiency between the white and Hispanic students grew, according to a preliminary analysis by district staff presented to the school board Tuesday night.
A replacement building for Hailey Elementary School highlights the wish list for the Blaine County School District’s Finance Committee as it works through its charge of identifying potential infrastructure projects in advance of the district’s expected pitch for a new plant facilities levy s…
As it evolved over centuries, the English language has boasted a seemingly bottomless appetite for swallowing up other languages’ words and spitting out its own versions.
SAT scores across the Blaine County School District dipped to a four-year low in 2019, but remained narrowly ahead of state averages as Idaho saw an even starker drop, according to data released Monday by the State Department of Education from its free SAT School Day this spring.
The organizer of a petition seeking the evaluation of Blaine County School District Superintendent GwenCarol Holmes has walked back her request for a special meeting with the board of trustees as opponents of district leadership explore alternatives for airing grievances against the administration.