School and education

2015 Candidate questionnaire: Jeanette Klamm, USD 458 Board of Education
March 5, 2015
Jeannette Klamm is running for the Position 3 seat on the USD 458 Board of Education, which covers the southern portion of the Basehor-Linwood school district. Gary Johnson also is running for the seat. The following are Klamm’s responses to The Chieftain/Sentinel’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Gary Johnson, USD 458 Board of Education
March 5, 2015
Gary Johnson is running for the Position 3 seat on the USD 458 Board of Education, which covers the southern portion of the Basehor-Linwood school district. Jeanette Klamm is also running for the seat. The following are Johnson’s responses to the Chieftain/Sentinel’s candidate questionnaire.
PSU honors lists include 4 area students
February 23, 2015
Four area students were included on Pittsburg State University’s fall 2014 honor rolls.
Area students included on fall 2014 KU honor rolls
February 22, 2015
Many area students were among the 4,970 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2014 semester.
Basehor school board, other officials join opposition to Legislature’s election proposal
Board also discusses implications of education funding reduction
February 11, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood USD 458 Board of Education on Monday joined a growing number of school boards opposing action proposed in the state Legislature.
Basehor student earns KSU Presidential Scholarship
February 10, 2015
Basehor-Linwood High School senior Kennedy Bowers was selected as one of three recipients for the Presidential Scholarship at Kansas State University.
Goal surpassed: Basehor museum society gathers 8,010 pairs of shoes in fundraiser
February 4, 2015
It was the end of two years of worrying that something might happen to the 1905 Reuben Basehor Library before it could be preserved for future generations.
Basehor council, school board candidates run unopposed
Voters will decide on USD 458’s Position 3, Linwood council, school bond issue
January 27, 2015
At noon on Tuesday, the ballots for April 7 were finalized — and a number of local candidates will be running unopposed.
Basehor VFW sees record number of scholarship entries
Post’s nominee for teacher award moving on to national competition
January 27, 2015
When Basehor VFW Post No. 11499 announced its annual scholarship competition, it had no idea that they would receive a record 449 entries from Basehor students.
Basehor-Linwood High releases fall honor rolls
January 22, 2015
The following are students named to the 2014-2015 Basehor Linwood High School Fall Honor Rolls: Bobcat, Gold and Green.
Basehor-Linwood releases 2nd quarter honor rolls for grades 3 through 8
January 22, 2015
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 second quarter honor rolls for grades three through eight.
Basehor-Linwood school board discusses $16 million bond issue
January 6, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood Board of Education held a planning meeting on Jan. 5 to discuss the upcoming $16 million bond issue that is being prepared to appear on the April 7 election ballot.
USD 458 board schedules workshop to discuss bond election
January 2, 2015
The Board of Education has scheduled a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at the Board of Education meeting room for the purpose of discussing a bond proposal and projects to be included.
Basehor, Bonner, Edwardsville students among ESU grads
December 23, 2014
Five area students were among the more than 500 candidates for December graduation at Emporia State University.