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Joco 913

Gardner Elementary is a Blue Ribbon School

After being nominated by the state of Kansas, Gardner Elementary School has been recognized as one of five Blue Ribbon Schools in the state. The award designates Gardner Elementary as an exemplary, high-performing school.

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Consider the source in criticism of Kansas’ education policy

The guest commentary, “Don’t let social workers in Blue Valley schools pry into private concerns of minor students, families,” in the 913 section Oct. 4 sounded the alarm that 19 new social workers in the Blue Valley School District would “pry into” the lives of students and warned parents to scrutinize Social and Emotional Learning standards.

 

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