Tricounty News

Area schools open houses

KES open house Open house at Kimball Elementary School will be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26. Meet the teachers, locate your child's room, and sign up for parent-teacher conferences. The Taher staff will be on hand to collect breakfast and lunch money. The following organizations will have registration tables set up in the gymnasium: Kimball Elementary P.I.E. (Partners In Education), Kimball Community Education (fall programming), Kimball Cubs Club Program (need daycare for your school-aged child before or after school?) and Early Childhood/Family Education Programs (E.C.F.E. staff will be accepting registrations for all early childhood programs - there's a program for every preschooler.) Representatives from Hendrick's Bus Company will also be in attendance. ********** Kimball Area High School open house An open house will be held at Kimball Area High School from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27.  From 6-8 p.m. in the Cafetorium: Taher (lunch accounts), Laurie Hunt and Patty Markwardt (student planners), Activities (season passes and grade 7-8 sports sign-up), Counselor (scholarship info., etc.), Physical Education (shorts and T-shirts),  Junior class (class dues), Marguerite Laabs, School Nurse, Jody Markgraf, Community Education.  From 6-6:30 in Wirth Gym: Teachers will hand out student schedules. From 6:30-6:50 in Wirth Gym: Welcome and introductions. From 6:50-9: Parents and students can visit classrooms, purchase phy ed gear, planners, etc., 7th-grade students assigned lockers by homeroom teachers. (Homeroom teacher is listed on schedule.) ********** Holy Cross open house Holy Cross School in Marty (Pearl Lake) will hold their open house at 7 p.m. Thursday,  Aug. 28. Call the school if you have any questions, (320) 398-7885.