2018-19 Scholarship List

****Make sure to be checking the college websites for scholarships they have to offer. Some colleges have separate scholarship applications that need to be filled out for students to be considered eligible. Burger King Scholarship Eligibility: High school seniors pursing a 2 or 4 year college education for the 2019-2020 school year Application: https://bk-scholars.com/ Deadline: December 15, 2018 Awards: Multiple scholarships…

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Serendip in Concert – Saturday Oct 20, 2018

The Sheyenne Fine Arts Association will be hosting the Sons of Serendip concert on Saturday, October 20, 2018, starting at 7:30 pm in the Lisbon Opera House.  The quartet all graduated from Boston University and in 2014 took 4th place in the America’s Got Talent competition.  The concert will have contemporary music with a fresh sound and well as some familiar…

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New ND Superintendent’s Student Cabinet – Congrats Sheyenne Waletzko!

BISMARCK, N.D., May 25, 2018 – State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Friday announced the makeup of her new Superintendent’s Student Cabinet, a group of students who offer Baesler their advice and opinions about North Dakota education policy. The new 19-member Cabinet will hold its first meeting in September. The incumbent Cabinet is holding its final meeting…

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Dr. Steven Johnson to present at the International Symposium for Innovation in Rural Education

I am proud to announce that after a blind peer-review, my proposal The Value of Rural School/Community Partnerships has been accepted for inclusion in the International Symposium for Innovation in Rural Education in Bozeman, MT August 1-3.  My presentation includes the work of the rural teacher corps and other recruitment/retention models; project-based learning intentionally becoming place-based learning; and…

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2018 LPS Place-Based Education Grant Winner

Lisbon Public Schools’ new Place-Based Education Grant was awarded to an Elementary News project. All third graders will work together in various news roles to create weekly video updates, or newscasts, for their peers. The goal of the project is for the newscasts to increase all students’ awareness of what is happening in their elementary community. This awareness can…

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