As the school year ends and the district looks to the future, the biggest pressure might not come from decisions about education. Instead, housing issues loom over one of Teton County’s largest employers.
Excited graduates celebrated the completion of their high school careers at the Mountain Academy of Teton Science Schools graduation June 2.
CASPER — Wyoming school districts have begun receiving much-needed federal pandemic relief dollars and are planning how to spend promised dollars not yet received.
Some people are concerned about kids putting the proverbial pedal to the metal on e-bikes, and officials are looking to do something about it before school ends for the year.
The documentary begins with the first haunting notes of Billie Holiday’s “Strange Fruit” played over a grainy still of a lynching. Images of a Black man’s back, scarred by whipping, Ku Klux Klan members watching a cross burn and Black sharecroppers follow.
Every person who works at Teton County School District No. 1 has had a heavy load this past year, but a couple employees received commendations for leaving it all on the mat. At the school board’s monthly meeting May 12, nurse Esther Ellis was named staff member of the year, and Jackson Hole…
One girl swung her arm back and forth, her fingers hanging toward the floor. A boy tapped away at the screen of his phone. Others sat backwards in their chairs, chatting with friends from a safe distance.
Despite an entire legislative session that appeared primed for significant cuts to education funding, Teton County teachers’ paychecks will look relatively the same next year.
Vaccinations for kids as young as 12 are slated to begin next week, a move public health officials say is an important step that could push Teton County toward some semblance of herd immunity.
If you aren’t familiar with the Teton Music School you’ll have a chance to become so on Saturday when it hosts its first fundraising “Spring Fling” at the Bar J Chuckwagon off Highway 390. Proceeds will fill the school’s scholarship coffers.
Like all organizations, Teton Science Schools had a rough year due to COVID-19, but a wave of leadership staff exiting the nonprofit is complicating its emergence from the pandemic and search for a new CEO.
It’s been roughly three weeks since middle and high school students returned from spring break and jumped into four days of in-person school — the third educational model they’ve adapted to in just 12 months.
State Superintendent of Schools Jillian Balow has joined conservative leaders around the country in opposing the Biden administration's proposals for schools to embrace critical race theory in civics education. The administration has put forth a draft rule that would prioritize critical race…
Unless you're family, you can't attend the Central Wyoming College-Jackson graduation this weekend, but you can still send your congratulations.
The Teton County Library Board is working on both its internal and external communications, following a turbulent year that raised questions about the library’s independence and transparency.
There’s still time to weigh in on Teton County Library’s proposal to eliminate late fines and interlibrary loan fees.
The Teton County School District Board of Trustees meets at 6 p.m. Wednesday, and on the agenda is an increase in one of the taxes it oversees.
Last spring the Jackson Hole High School Speech and Debate team was in Green River. It was the annual state tournament, where the team usually does pretty well.
The Community Safety Network, partnering with St. John’s Episcopal Church, will host a virtual watch party next month featuring Amy Poehler’s new movie “Moxie.” Parents of teens are encouraged to attend, but anyone is welcome.
Reversing a decision made at the beginning of the pandemic, the Teton County Recreation District is eyeing a higher tax collection this year.
The Teton County Library board opted to hire a consultant to help with its search for a new library director after it became clear it had lost the opportunity to reuse the recruitment firm that found former head Oscar Gittemeier.