The East Lansing School Board has yet to decide where to relocate the Marble Elementary community when its school undergoes reconstruction beginning in June 2020. ELi’s Karessa Wheeler reports that one parent hopes Donley is not on the list of host sites.
At a special meeting that was not widely advertised, East Lansing's school board voted to take what could be a costly stand against a state law aimed at stopping abortion “referral” or “assistance” in schools. ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.
The first day of school at the newly constructed Donley Elementary will showcase a building with updates and upgrades galore for students, faculty, and staff. ELi reporter Mark Meyer and photographer Raymond Holt toured the building with Superintendent Dori Leyko to help capture an inside look.
Groundbreaking ceremonies at Whitehills and Pinecrest elementary schools generated plenty of afternoon excitement in anticipation of new building construction at both sites. ELi's Mark Meyer was on hand for both celebrations, amid flying sand and waving yellow plastic hard hats.
East Lansing's Safe Routes to School team has applied for a major infrastructure grant to make it safer for students to cross Burcham Drive at John R Street, Gunson Street, and Virginia Avenue. ELi's Karessa Wheeler has the details.
At last night's Board of Education meeting, topics included "sexting" in middle and high school sex ed curriculum, as well as recognition of prizewinning high school artists. ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.
The Board of Ed approved nearly $24 million in construction bids for the upcoming Pinecrest and Whitehills elementary school building projects last night, and honored middle school Mathletes. ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.