An anonymous local donor plans to give more than $800,000 to support Jackson Hole families struggling with the region’s high cost of living.
School officials will meet on the first day of the new year — as Teton County’s mask mandate expires — to discuss masking requirements for the start of winter classes on Monday.
Spreading a bit of holiday cheer, Stio gave away 100 backpacks to public school students before they took off for winter break.
After weeks of promoting the Teton School District 401 Zone 4 election, Kathleen Haar was convinced she had lost her shot at joining the school board.
After a two-week peak of 45 positive student cases of COVID-19 in public school classrooms, and 5% of the student body missing class for quarantines, the district last Friday reported its lowest number of cases since the start of the school year.
This weekend, more than 200 Latina students — including 60 from Teton County — are traveling to the University of Wyoming for a series of workshops centering around wellness, cultural identity, leadership and higher education.
Small freshman classes the past two years, and a wait-and-see approach to attendance during the pandemic, have pushed enrollment at the University of Wyoming down 6.3% from the fall of 2019. The news, delivered to trustees earlier this month, likely spells fresh challenges for the university…
Some parents are frustrated because they say they are approaching deadlines regarding school next year and they don’t know whether masks will be required.
SARATOGA — Wyoming should clarify and impose its own instruction standards regarding “equality and equal rights” rather than anticipate federal mandates to teach critical race theory, according to Sen. Charles Scott, a Casper Republican.
The state-sponsored Hathaway Scholarship for Wyoming’s college-bound high school students received another update this legislative session, but the public will get to weigh in on how the new rules are written.