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  • Making the Grade - Jackson Middle School

    Making the Grade - Jackson Middle School 7th grade science class

    Thursday, May 12 2011 4:29 PM EDT2011-05-12 20:29:06 GMT
    Friday, May 13 2011 5:01 PM EDT2011-05-13 21:01:58 GMT
    Jackson Middle School isn't making the grade with just one science project, the 7th grade students are tackling three different projects to help conquer Newton's three laws of motion. "It's
    Jackson Middle School isn't making the grade with just one science project, the 7th grade students are tackling three different projects to help conquer Newton's three laws of motion
  • Puxico Jr. High's Amazing Race - Making the Grade

    Puxico Jr. High's Amazing Race - Making the Grade

    Thursday, March 17 2011 4:02 PM EDT2011-03-17 20:02:50 GMT
    Thursday, March 17 2011 6:55 PM EDT2011-03-17 22:55:02 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email PUXICO, MO (KFVS) - Since January, Puxico Junior High students and teachers have been transforming their halls into different places all over the world.  It's
    Since January, Puxico Junior High students and teachers have been transforming their halls into different places all over the world.
  • Making the Grade - Chaffee musicians

    Making the Grade - Chaffee musicians

    Thursday, March 10 2011 5:33 PM EST2011-03-10 22:33:54 GMT
    Thursday, March 10 2011 7:04 PM EST2011-03-11 00:04:58 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email CHAFFEE, MO (KFVS) - Scott Koch and Cheyenne Kathey are Making the Grade, by making music.  These two Chaffee elementary fifth graders composed their very own
    Two Chaffee elementary fifth graders composed their very own pieces of music.
  • Making the Grade - Notre Dame High School

    Making the Grade - Notre Dame High School

    Wednesday, February 16 2011 6:00 PM EST2011-02-16 23:00:48 GMT
    Wednesday, February 16 2011 7:34 PM EST2011-02-17 00:34:35 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - One look inside Laura Halter's economic class, and you'll realize this isn't your typical class.  This class is actually
    One look inside Laura Halter's economic class, and you'll realize this isn't your typical class.  This class is actually a working small business.
  • Making the Grade - R.A. Doyle Elementary Blood Drive

    Making the Grade - R.A. Doyle Elementary Blood Drive

    Thursday, February 10 2011 5:53 PM EST2011-02-10 22:53:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 10 2011 7:22 PM EST2011-02-11 00:22:51 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email  EAST PRAIRIE, MO (KFVS) - R.A. Doyle Elementary hosted their 4th annual blood drive.  The kids in this school aren't old enough to give blood but all
    R.A. Doyle Elementary hosted their 4th annual blood drive.  The kids in this school aren't old enough to give blood but all 320 children did their part by recruiting blood donors.
  • Making the Grade - Letters to soldiers

    Making the Grade - Letters to soldiers

    Thursday, February 3 2011 5:40 PM EST2011-02-03 22:40:39 GMT
    Thursday, February 3 2011 7:22 PM EST2011-02-04 00:22:10 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Saint Vincent De Paul celebrated Catholic Schools week on Thursday by saying thank you to some of their heroes.  Plenty of goodies
    Saint Vincent De Paul celebrated Catholic Schools week on Thursday by saying thank you to some of their heroes.
  • Making the Grade - Zalma is dairy fully fueled

    Making the Grade - Zalma is dairy fully fueled

    Thursday, November 11 2010 3:41 PM EST2010-11-11 20:41:06 GMT
    Thursday, November 11 2010 6:43 PM EST2010-11-11 23:43:22 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email ZALMA, MO (KFVS) - Eating healthy is something all of us could likely do a little better and one Heartland school is helping ensure good nutrition at an early age. 
    Eating healthy is something all of us could likely do a little better and one Heartland school is helping ensure good nutrition at an early age.
  • Making the grade - Tobacco Free School

    Making the grade - Tobacco Free School

    Thursday, November 18 2010 1:57 PM EST2010-11-18 18:57:39 GMT
    Thursday, November 18 2010 6:46 PM EST2010-11-18 23:46:19 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email ZALMA, MO (KFVS) - In many school districts, students are not allowed to smoke on school grounds, but parents, teachers and visitors are allowed.  Zalma School
    In many school districts, students are not allowed to smoke on school grounds, but parents, teachers and visitors are allowed.  Zalma School District is leading the way in a tobacco free campus, for everyone.
  • Making the Grade- Read to Succeed at Blanchard Elem.

    Making the Grade- Read to Succeed at Blanchard Elem.

    Thursday, November 4 2010 2:24 PM EDT2010-11-04 18:24:01 GMT
    Thursday, November 4 2010 6:57 PM EDT2010-11-04 22:57:02 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Learning to read is something all elementary teachers work on but at Blanchard Elementary kindergartners are getting an early jump, and
    Learning to read is something all elementary teachers work on but at Blanchard Elementary kindergartners are getting an early jump, and they're succeeding in a big way at a very young age.
  • Making the grade - Kelly Pre-K program

    Making the grade - Kelly Pre-K program

    Thursday, May 6 2010 6:32 PM EDT2010-05-06 22:32:06 GMT
    Thursday, May 6 2010 7:03 PM EDT2010-05-06 23:03:39 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email BENTON, MO (KFVS) - A transition from home to school is sometimes tough for a kindergartner but a program at Kelly schools is helping to make that transition smooth. 
    A transition from home to school is sometimes tough for a kindergartner but a program at Kelly schools is helping to make that transition smooth.
  • Making the Grade - Perryville Elementary School Artist

    Making the Grade - Perryville Elementary School Artist

    Thursday, April 29 2010 6:09 PM EDT2010-04-29 22:09:03 GMT
    Thursday, April 29 2010 7:55 PM EDT2010-04-29 23:55:04 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email PERRYVILLE, MO (KFVS) - Katie Welker is only eight years old, but this 2nd grader beat out thousands of other elementary kids with her art work and received "artist
    Katie Welker is only eight years old, but this 2nd grader beat out thousands of other elementary kids with her art work and received "artist of the week".
  • Making the Grade - Perfect attendance

    Making the Grade - Perfect attendance

    Thursday, April 22 2010 6:28 PM EDT2010-04-22 22:28:22 GMT
    Thursday, April 22 2010 7:25 PM EDT2010-04-22 23:25:24 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email STEELE, MO (KFVS) - Holly McKay is 13 days away from high school graduation.  From kindergarten through 12th grade Holly has never missed a day of school. 
    Holly McKay is 13 days away from high school graduation.  From kindergarten through 12th grade Holly has never missed a day of school.  In fact, she's never even missed an hour. 
  • Making the Grade - Paducah Tilghman High School

    Making the Grade - Paducah Tilghman High School

    Thursday, April 1 2010 6:38 PM EDT2010-04-01 22:38:15 GMT
    Thursday, April 1 2010 6:55 PM EDT2010-04-01 22:55:37 GMT
    By Laura Wibbenmeyer - bio | email PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - Tilghman High School has something you probably haven't seen in a classroom before--a seismometer.  A seismometer is used to measure
    Tilghman High School has something you probably haven't seen in a classroom before-- a seismometer.
  • Making the Grade - Franklin Elementary helps Haiti

    Making the Grade - Franklin Elementary helps Haiti

    As many Hatians continue to try to rebuild their lives, one local elementary is trying their best to make this process easier.
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