Education

by Bill Boyle San Juan Record Editor The construction timeline for a new elementary school for Blanding is on a fast track, with a targeted date for ground-breaking by the end of the current school year. Details were discussed at the August 9 meeting of the San Juan School board. School District...
by Bill Boyle San Juan Record Editor School starts on August 16 in the San Juan School District, viewed as shocking evidence by many county residents who feel that the summer seemed to pass too quickly. Approximately 3,000 students are expected to return to the twelve schools in the sprawling...
by David Boyle News Director The San Juan School Board selected a site for the new Blanding Elementary School, approved a rule exception for an administrator to coach at San Juan High, and approved an agreement with the City of Blanding to bring a resource officer into Blanding schools at their...
San Juan High senior Trevin Palmer was awarded the Gena Shumway Nielson Memorial Scholarship. The award is named in honor of the 13 year office secretary at San Juan High. Courtesy photo
For the last 10 years, the Shumway and Nielson families have awarded 1-2 seniors with the Gena Shumway Nielson Memorial Scholarship. Gena Nielson worked at San Juan High School as an office secretary for 13 years. She passed away from ovarian cancer in April of 2013. Gena loved the students at SJH...
Abbigail Christensen
Monticello High Class of 2023 Graduation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24 at 7:00 pm
Eight teachers in the San Juan School District were the recipients of the Highly Effective Teacher bonus at the end of the school year. Since 2018, the Effective Teachers in High Poverty Schools Incentive Program has rewarded teachers whose students show growth in tested subjects in state defined...
It’s a little heavy ending not only another school year, but also a 34-year career in education. Both will slip into the past filled with rememberable moments. Mostly though, what will remain with me are the personal relationships filled with love and deep respect. I have such a feeling of...
Adrianna Farley
Whitehorse High Class of 2023 Graduation is scheduled for Saturday, May 27 at 9:00 am
By David Boyle News Director At their latest meeting members of the school board approved an employee raise, saw a draft of the budget and made plans for graduations. At their May 10 meeting, members of the San Juan School Board approved a raise for district employees following a negotiation...
By David Boyle News Director The San Juan School District will award diplomas to more than 225 high school graduates from May 24 through 27 at services across the sprawling district. The first high school graduation service is at Monticello High School at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, where 42...

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