Goodnoe Elementary School Exceeds in First In Math Program

For the third con­sec­u­tive year, Goodnoe Elementary School stu­dents placed nation­al­ly in the First in Math online com­pe­ti­tion. First in Math is an online learn­ing pro­gram that sees cities, schools, class­es, and stu­dents engag­ing in friend­ly com­pe­ti­tion while strength­en­ing their math skills. Competing from school or from home, stu­dents accu­mu­late … Read more...

Holland Elementary School Celebrates Diversity With Heritage Project

Holland Elementary stu­dents, staff, and fam­i­lies cel­e­brat­ed diver­si­ty on Thursday, May 31 with an expan­sive project that saw stu­dents research­ing their her­itage and then pre­sent­ing what they learned to their school com­mu­ni­ty. Not only did the project rein­force impor­tant research skills, but it also proved to be an expan­sive cel­e­bra­tion … Read more...

Council Rock’s Richboro Elementary School Holds Sweet Intergenerational Activity

Richboro Elementary School Principal, Dr. Daneyelle Jordan, RES 5th grade teacher, Deb Cicchiello, RES music teacher, Kitty O’Connor, and twenty‐one 5th grade stu­dents had cocoa and cook­ies with local senior cit­i­zens at the Northampton Senior Center recent­ly. The inter­gen­er­a­tional activ­i­ty proved to be a tru­ly “sweet” way to wel­come in … Read more...

Council Rock Teacher Wins Scholarship to Attend Space Across the Curriculum Educator Training

Congratulations to Council Rock teacher, Andrea Mangold,  attend­ed a three‐day train­ing in Colorado Springs at the Space Foundation Discovery Center as a recip­i­ent of the Dr. Rochelle Abrams Space Across the Curriculum Educator Training Scholarship. Ms. Mangold’s trip to the Discovery Center was ful­ly fund­ed thanks to the new fund­ing Read more...

Council Rock High School Diversity Teams Honored by the Peace Center

The Peace Center recent­ly rec­og­nized the teacher‐led Diversity Teams from both Council Rock North and Council Rock South High Schools at their recent gala on October 14. The Teams received cer­tifi­cates for their out­stand­ing work, train­ing their col­leagues to have a deep­er under­stand­ing of the com­plex­i­ties of prej­u­dice, bias, and racism.

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Council Rock South High School’s Zero Robotics Team to Compete at M.I.T.

Seven stu­dents from Council Rock High School South will get the unique oppor­tu­ni­ty to com­pete at the Zero Robotics inter­na­tion­al com­pe­ti­tion at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) next week. South’s “Rock Rovers” Zero Robotics Team must com­plete a chal­lenge with SPHERES (Synchronized Position Hold Engage and Reorient … Read more...

Council Rock School District Bus Safety Video

Council Rock School District part­nered with local agen­cies to devel­op a safe­ty video that high­lights best prac­tices and quick action steps for stu­dents to fol­low in case of a bus emer­gency. Council Rock School District wel­comes all sur­round­ing dis­tricts to view the video and wish­es every­one a safe and hap­py … Read more...

Council Rock Honors Experimental Research in STEM Students Complete Year‐Long Independent Project

Honors Experimental Research in STEM is a senior‐level course offered at our high schools for stu­dents who want to do an authen­tic, student‐directed, research project in sub­ject areas cov­ered by the STEM areas – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. During the year, with the help of the teacher as facil­i­ta­tor, … Read more...