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pjohnf - BGA lawsuit aims to lift veil on IHSA finances - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Fine let's make the IHSA open their books and meetings to scrutiny but state government should not be allowed to control high school sports. Government screws up everything it touches and we don't need state government screwing up high school sports too.
XBgCty - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
How about if they get food stamps and a free lunch, the food stamp amount if lowered by what the free lunches cost. As that is double dipping. WHY should the taxpayers have to pay them twice of more for the same thing?
XBgCty - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If you get more then you paid in, it is an ENTITLEMENT. As it is someone else's money. If you get a deduction, you get to keep more of YOUR money. Liberals think the money people earn belongs to the government or other people, so if you get to keep some of the money you earn, liberals view that as an entitlement. There in lies the problem with this country. If you earn the money and you get…
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These kids would do fine on rice, beans, PBJ and any number of CHEAP healthy foods that people have been getting by on for millennia. I know. My parents raised 6 and everyone of us was skinny, healthy, and had a full stomach every day. We were eligible for every program out there at the time, but my father would have none of it. We packed our lunches until the school system wouldn't allow it.…
CoolEdge - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There should be no cheating of course, but this is one place where tax money goes directly to making it a little easier to raise kids. I'm for that. I'm for a subsidy/entitlement/credit whatever ... for families raising children, even if they have seemingly marginal need. Money for school lunches is a rather direct way of providing that, with no way to directly divert that money. I guess…

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This week in the Quincy Public Schools: Week of Jan. 14

1 year, 6 months ago by Bob Gough

No school for students on Friday

Quincy Public Schools Good News

 

Quincy Public Schools events occurring the week of January 14.

MONDAY, JANUARY 14TH

Ellington Elementary – 8:45 to 11:45am. Center Stage Music and Performing Arts School will be doing drama activities with Ellington 1st grade classes.  Contact Jen Drew (Ellington)  222-5697.  Contact Chenille Saunders (Center Stage)  357-6683.

TUESDAY,  JANUARY 15th

Monroe ElementaryMr. Travis Woodward, a Monroe Elementary parent, is giving his time to showcase some science experiments.  He will be seeing every class for ½ hour.  He is giving his own time, because science is so dear to his heart and he wants to give back to our students and share his love for it.  Contact Julie Stratman, Principal, 223-8871.

Early Childhood and Family Center -  Love and Logic Parenting Class - Parenting Classes will teach techniques to help parents teach their children to be respectful, responsible and fun to be around!   Classes run January 15th thru February 19th on Tuesdays at 9am and 5:30pm.  Contact Vicki Davis,  228-7121.

WEDNESDAY, January 16th

Monroe ElementaryMr. Travis Woodward, a Monroe Elementary parent, is giving his time to showcase some science experiments.  He will be seeing every class for ½ hour.  He is giving his own time, because science is so dear to his heart and he wants to give back to our students and share his love for it.  Contact Julie Stratman, Principal, 223-8871.

Ellington Elementary -  6:45 to 7:30pm.  Ellington PTA Science Night.  QU Professor Dr. Kimberly Hale and her students will lead activities about the brain, the senses, and perception. Contact Anne Cashman, 222-5697.

THURSDAY, January 17th

Quincy Junior High School -  7:15 pm.  Instrumental Ensemble Concert.  Orchestra and band students will perform. Contact Kathi Dooley, 224-3774.

FRIDAY, January 18th

District-Wide – Teacher Institute – No school for students.  Teachers will attend workshops to improve skills. 

 


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