News for Education

Thursday, April 18, 2019
It's Major Saver Card time!!  Find a Central DeWitt student in grade K-8 to purchase your Major Saver discount card. You can also order your card directly online at https://www.majorsaver.com/cards. Give credit to a student/teacher prior to checkout. Students can win prizes like a Limo ride and pizza lunch for the most cards sold!! This locally sponsored card is only $15 each and they make great ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Economic
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
The Frances Banta Waggoner Community Library now has a new online resource for job seekers and veterans: Brainfuse JobNow and VetNow.  BrainFuse JobNow & VetNow is an all-in-one suite with services designed for a wide range of career or veteran needs. This program includes live resume and interview skills coaching, online practice tests, and self-study lessons for adult learners, access to ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Press Release
Friday, February 15, 2019
Ohnward Bancshares, Inc. is pleased to donate $481,021 to local individuals and community organizations across five counties during its 5th annual Pay it Ohnward campaign and 8th annual Grilling for Charity initiative. The Pay It Ohnward program provides up to $100 to employees to give to a deserving individual, family or organization of their choice. Many times, departments and branches combine ...read more
Categories: DCDC, Education, Human Interest, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Devin Luskey 10th Grader at Central DeWitt High School Age: 15 Parent/Guardian: Fallon Collins Devin was nominated as Student of the Month by Amy Grantz, Agricultural Science Teacher and FFA Advisor at Central DeWitt High School. Ms. Grantz shares that Devin's positive attitude, bright outlook on life and willingness to help others are three qualities that make him stand out in the classroom ...read more
Categories: DCDC, General News Article, Community, Education
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Sofia Flynn 1st Grader at Ekstrand Elementary School Age: 6 Parent/Guardian: Anne Flynn Sofia was nominated as Student of the Month by Abby Messerich, 1st Grade Teacher at Ekstrand Elementary School. Ms. Messerich says Sofia demonstrates what it means to be a great SABER and always sets a good example for other students! She practices great listening skills and patience, and she's always very ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Lane Walker10th Grader at Central DeWitt High SchoolAge: 15Guardian: Grandmother, MaryAnn Cowan  Lane Walker was nominated for the Student of the Month award by Mrs. Jackson, Special Education Teacher at Central DeWitt Intermediate School.  According to Mrs. Jackson, Lane has been a Unified Sports Team Member and “Best Buddy” for over 2 years with our Special Olympics team.  He has volunteered to ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, DCDC, Fun Facts

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