Chillicothe Education Foundation Mini Grants Awarded

The Chillicothe Education Foundation awarded more than $3,200 in Mini Grants Wednesday at several area schools. (Photos Below) The “prize patrol” surprised several Chillicothe R-II staff members with the happy news that they had been awarded mini-grants up to $500.  Winners of the winter mini-grants are: Doug French at CMS for “Integrating Technology and 3D Printing at CMS,” – $474.05; […]

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Chillicothe Education Foundation Fundraiser Honors Beacon & Teacher of the Year Winners

The Chillicothe Education Foundation fundraiser at the home of Ed Milbank raised $22,000 to assist the Chillicothe R-II School District in many ways.  The fundraiser was held Wednesday night and Ed Douglas from the foundation says one reason for the event is to celebrate the Beacon and Teacher of the Year nominees and winners. In addition, the foundation presents mini-grants […]

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Hughes & Meierer Named Teacher of the Year and Beacon Award Winners

The 2020 Teacher of the year and Beacon Awards were presented Monday afternoon in a ceremony at the Performing Arts Center.  Superintendent Dan Wiebers announced this year’s winners.  For the Beacon Award, the 2020 recipient is Evet Meierer from the Chillicothe High School.  Wiebers read these words about Meierer from CHS Principal Dan Nagel. The 2020 Teacher of the Year […]

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Chillicothe Education Foundation Presents Mini Grants

The Chillicothe Education Foundation’s “prize patrol” surprised several Chillicothe R-II staff members Wednesday morning with the happy news that they had been awarded mini-grants up to $500.  The Foundation members showed up with balloons and a BIG Check! Winners of this year’s fall mini-grants are: Brooke Wolf, Chillicothe Elementary School – “Publish Books for a Lifetime” Jaryn Schneider, Chillicothe Elementary […]

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