After an undefeated season, the ELHS girls basketball team lost to Saginaw Heritage in the Class A state finals today. Trojan forward Jaida Hampton received the top statewide award in girls’ basketball, being named “Miss Baksetball” by MSHAA.
Maintaining its undefeated record this season, this afternoon the ELHS Trojan girls’ basketball team defeated the Wayne Memorial Zebras 60-52 in the state semifinals. ELHS sophomore Lucas Walters reports for ELi.
"It is not known yet where the populations of Whitehills and Pinecrest will be during the 2019-2020 school year because neither of their sites can support a new building without demolishing the current building. One group will move to Red Cedar and the other will go to the old Donley building." ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.
Members of the East Lansing Schools Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution opposing all guns in all schools “other than those carried by trained law enforcement.” Karessa Wheeler has the story.
A local nonprofit will host an educational panel and discussion for parents, guardians and staff of the East Lansing School District on how to prevent, identify and support children and families who have experienced sexual abuse and trauma. Ann Kammerer reports.
Hundreds of families in East Lansing include children who would go hungry without assistance. ELi's John Paul Roboski reports on the Backpack Program, which seeks to address this need via the public schools.
It was a full house in the Glencairn Elementary library yesterday as the plans were revealed for upcoming changes to the building and site. Karessa Wheeler has the scoop on the proposed changes and next steps.
On top of homework, lacrosse, volleyball, the high school musical and hanging out with friends, this ELHS junior has recorded an EP. ELi's Sarah Spohn has the story, and details on how you can hear the first single.
There was mixed reaction to an announcement that the East Lansing Public Schools will be adopting a new science curriculum, and changing the current class offerings to eliminate several pre-AP classes.
An ELHS freshman's essay on why he sits out the National Anthem is spurring a city-wide discussion on racism in East Lansing. What is student Alex Hosey specifically asking of the School District and the Mayor?
“We researched both sides and more sleep causes students to be more alert, get better grades and have less accidents,” a member of the MacDonald Middle School Debate Club told the School Board at last night's meeting. “Students’ voices should be heard because this affects them.”