Education Digest: Civil servant commended

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer A Clovis civil servant in education was honored April 2. Delman Shirley received several awards at the Curry County Association of Educational Retirees (CCAER) luncheon. Shirley served as a director on the New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) for 23 years and as a member of its investment committee […]

Education Digest: Late start cancelled due to testing

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ Staff Writer There will be no late start Wednesday at Clovis High School as a result of a state-mandated testing schedule. All CHS juniors will take morning tests the week of Feb. 26. Questions regarding the tests and schedule should be directed to the CHS Guidance Office at 769-4350. Literacy council […]

Education digest: Students chosen for all-state choir

By Marlena Hartz: CNJ Staff Writer The following Clovis junior high school students were selected through auditions to the 2007 Junior High School All-State Choir: Courtney Dawkins, Tara DeWitt, Sarah Fulmer, Cecilia Harris, Dahlia Moore, Mariah Sparks, Morgan Kilgore, Eric Collins, Ean Guthals, Tad Treft and Kaylee Ortiz. Calendar Tonight: The Zia Elementary School winter […]

10/27 Education Digest

Wayland Baptist waiting on dean Wayland Baptist University will waiting to see if Cannon Air Force Base gets a new mission before it hires a new dean, according to the school’s director of communications. The Clovis campus itself is not in jeopardy of closing, Young said. However, there may be a reduction in staff, depending […]

10/13 Education Digest

Clovis celebrating School Lunch Week Clovis Municipal Schools will celebrate School Lunch Week Oct. 17 through Oct. 21. Parents can eat school lunch with their children and community members will be involved in preparation or serving of lunch to children throughout the week, according to a Clovis Municipal Schools press release. Individual schools will designate […]

10/13 Education Calendar

Today: The Gattis Junior High School seventh-grade Family Night Choir Concert will be held at 7 p.m. in the Gattis Choir Room. Tuesday: Clovis Municipal Schools All Choral Night Concert will be held at 7 p.m. in the Clovis High School Rock Staubus Gymnasium. Education calendar is compiled by CNJ staff writer Marlena Hartz. She […]

10/6 Education Digest

Universities starting partnership program A partnership program between the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and the College of Arts and Sciences aims to cultivate native New Mexican physicians, according to a press release from the UNM Health Sciences center. The program will accept 25 qualified, culturally diverse New Mexico high school seniors annually […]

9/29 Education Digest

N.M. parents graded for involvement New Mexico parents were given a C+ by “Education Week” magazine for parental involvement in education, according to a New Mexico National Education Association press release. Gov. Bill Richardson said that a partnership between parents, students and schools is “a key step on the road to reform,” the press release […]

8/11 Education Calendar

Saturday Hastings will hold a “Junie B Jones” children’s book event. For more details, call 769-3755. Aug. 17 The Clovis Community College Board of Trustees will have a special meeting on Wednesday at 8 a.m. in Room 512 at 417 Schepps Blvd. Education Calendar is compiled by CNJ staff writer Marlena Hartz. She may be […]

8/4 Education Calendar

Monday The Wal-Mart snack bar will host a “Teacher Appreciation Reception” from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Attendees are urged to bring school supply lists. Education Calendar is compiled by CNJ staff writer Marlena Hartz. She may be contacted at 763-6991, or by e-mail: marlena_hartz@link.freedom.com