High school senior awards announced for 2019-20 school year

Top 25 Senior Scholars Daniel J. Andary Richard E. Budny Jessica N. Buscher Hannah E. Cady Owen J. Dollins Jacob G. Draksler Madison R. Dryden Nicholas R. Galley Jack E. Gibbs Isabella S. Imirowicz Riley S. Kisser Kaitlyn A. Knight Chase A. Landis Logan L. Malone Jacob T. Marra Dylan L. Mattice Natalie M. Neumann […]

Schools facing ‘period of belt tightening’

Schools facing ‘period of belt tightening’

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Editor As the COVID-19 outbreak has affected businesses across the state, the impact will also be felt by Clarkston Community Schools. At the May 18 Board of Education meeting, Executive Director of Business Services Mary Beth Rogers presented the potential financial implications of an expected decline in state funding on […]

Reflections from Everest eighth graders

Eighth graders are finishing a chapter in their educational journeys as they finish their elementary educations and move on to high school. Each year, Everest recognizes the accomplishments of eighth grade students as they transition to high school. Their years at Everest Academy mark the foundation of their educational experiences. Here they learned to read, […]

Everest kindergarteners finish first year of school

Everest kindergarteners finish first year of school

Kindergarten marks the beginning of a student’s formal educational journey. The building blocks of learning are constructed under the careful supervision of loving teachers and parents at Everest. Mrs. McGrath is incredibly proud of this year’s kindergarteners, not only for achieving their academic goals in reading and more but also for their perseverance through distance […]

Art aplenty at Everest

Art aplenty at Everest

Everest art teacher Carrie Mazure prepared in a virtual art show providing parents and students the opportunity see student art work from throughout the school year which ordinarily would have been displayed as part of Everest’s fine arts night in May.

Secondary schools announce dates for materials pick-up, return

The secondary school buildings are working together to share a plan that will allow you to collect student personal items from the building your child attended prior to the closure of the 2019-2020 academic year. Because student learning does not end until Friday, June 5, we want students to have access to their academic materials […]

Construction grads

The Clarkston Construction Technology Program is graduating its first senior class this spring. There are 28 graduating seniors from the program. Ten students are going to either Ferris State University or Northern Michigan University to pursue a degree in Construction Management, seven students are attending a trade school, six students are entering the construction workforce, […]

Academic achievements

Mackenzie Case, Health Science PA major from Clarkston, was named to the Dean’s List at Saint Francis University, earning at 3.5 GPA or more. *** Jessica Laconis of Clarkston was named to the fall 2019 semester President’s List at Saginaw Valley State University, earning a 4.0 grade point average. *** Kenadie Barringer of Clarkston was […]

Students McConnell and Muhleck nominated for Ovation Awards

Enjoy this online exclusive from The Clarkston News BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer A well-known saying in the theater is the show must go on and it did as the Sutton Foster Ovation Awards were held virtually with nominees including Clarkston High School students Maryn McConnell and Quinton Muhleck. Because of COVID-19, […]

Celebrate the 2020 grads!

Clarkston Community Schools invites you to celebrate the Clarkston Class of 2020 as seniors and their families “cruise” through town on Saturday, June 13. The graduates will decorate their cars, dress in caps and gowns, and participate in a Commencement Car Parade procession through the streets of Clarkston, honking and waving. From front porches, the […]

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