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After-school activities resume and take place in North Texas

COUNTY OF TARRANT (CBSDFW.COM) – Back to school is in full swing and in addition to getting ready for the school day, many parents are thinking about after school plans and how to keep them safe. It’s time to go for the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Tarrant County with schools in the area […]

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The Chino Valley Library offers extracurricular activities

Open the audio article player By Personal | on August 03, 2022 The CAST 11 podcast network is sponsored by the Prescott Valley Outdoor Summit. Where adventure comes together. Chino Valley Schools are back, and the Chino Valley Library has fun options for kids in the afternoons. The Chino Valley Public Library hosts several activities […]

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The focus on sportsmanship in high school activities now extends to online behavior

History links With the changes that have taken place in college sports over the past two years, high school sports are truly the last level of purely amateur competition in our country – and the NFHS and its member state associations want it to stay that way. . As football, volleyball, soccer, […]

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CHSAA Hosts First Colorado Officials Day

History links The Colorado High School Activities Association, in conjunction with the National Association of Sports Officials (NASO), hosted the first Colorado Officials Day on Saturday, July 30 in Westminster. The event took years to prepare, initiated by the late CHSAA Associate Commissioner who oversaw the officials, Tom Robinson. His vision became […]

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How to Participate in Extracurricular Activities in Sims 4 High School Years

guides Find out how you can participate in The Sims 4 Clubs. Published on July 28, 2022 Kristina Ebanez House ” Guides » How to Participate in Extracurricular Activities in Sims 4 High School Years Not sure how to participate in an extracurricular activity in The Sims 4 Years High School? Don’t worry, we’ve told […]

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2022 MLB Draft: Seven Colorado products selected

History links The 2022 MLB Draft took place July 17-19 in Los Angeles. Below is a profile of the seven selected Colorado products. Last season, six players who played high school baseball in Colorado were kidnapped. For a list of all former Colorado players drafted, browse our MLB Draft History Database Colorado’s […]

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First day of school activities for all ages

Back to school brings promises of new beginnings, refreshed classroom decor, and a fresh start with students. Not only is this a time to review classroom rules and set expectations for student behavior, but it is also an opportunity to foster a positive classroom environment. The first week of school is an important time to […]

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CHSAA Hosts Annual Summer Student Leadership Conference

History links Friday through Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, the Colorado High School Activities Association hosted its annual Summer Student Leadership Conference. More than 150 student leaders from more than 25 schools gathered in Denver to meet, exchange ideas and workshop solutions to issues currently facing high school communities […]

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Colorado NISCA Swimming All-Americans – Colorado High School Activities Association

The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association announced the rosters of swimming and diving All-Americans in early July. Below is a list of all Colorado swimmers and divers who have had top 100 performances in each event. BOYS 200 Medley Relay Cherry Creek – Cade Martin, Carson Morris, Liam Bekerman, Jason Fan, 15th, 1:30.77 Legacy – […]

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Frostig School Activities – Pasadena Schools

Frostig School offers many opportunities for students to develop their skills, expand their world, interact with their classmates and have fun! dances The Student Leadership Council organizes two extracurricular balls each year. The Friendship Dance takes place in February while the Fall Festival Dance takes place in October. The Fall Festival is our biggest extracurricular […]

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Bethany Brookens Named Next Associate Commissioner of CHSAA

History links The Colorado High School Activities Association has named Bethany Brookens to be the Association’s next Associate Commissioner. Brookens’ appointment as Associate Commissioner was made by new CHSAA Commissioner Mike Krueger and will be effective immediately. A driven educator with significant experience managing large-scale events, promoting statewide activities, and nurturing relationships, […]

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Kate Middleton coordinated George and Charlotte’s extracurricular activities in the Caribbean

Kate Middleton remained an active mother during her eight-day royal tour of the Caribbean with husband Prince William. Kate had struggled with jet lag and “was up at dawn texting home to arrange extracurricular activities for Prince George and Princess Charlotte”. The UK is five hours ahead of the Caribbean; So, while Kate was beginning […]

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Kansas High School Activities Association – Kiowa County Signal

TOPEKA, Kan. – Starting June 24, more than 380 students from 17 states will embark on a three-day leadership journey at Mill Valley High School in Kansas. Regional Student Council Vision Conference 6 will be hosted by Kansas for the first time since the conference was established in 2017. The United States is divided into […]

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Kansas High School Activities Association – Pratt Tribune

TOPEKA, Kan. – Starting June 24, more than 380 students from 17 states will embark on a three-day leadership journey at Mill Valley High School in Kansas. Regional Student Council Vision Conference 6 will be hosted by Kansas for the first time since the conference was established in 2017. The United States is divided into […]

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Extracurricular activities can make kids happier and healthier than screen time

Whether it’s sports practice, music lessons, or a casual get-together with friends, when kids participate in extracurricular activities, they’re more likely to feel happier and healthier than their stuck-up counterparts. to a screen. In a new study by the University of South Australia and the Department of Education, researchers have found that children’s well-being is […]

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The Power and Promise of Japanese Extracurricular Activities

Whether you’re just dipping your toes into the world of extracurricular activities with your young child, or you’re already trained to juggle children’s schedules and interests after school, read on to find out why and how activities extracurricular or naraigoto in Japanese can have a positive influence on the life of your family. A Gateway […]

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20 hands-on college activities for practicing distributive property

Are you struggling to find fun activities to get your middle school students interested in algebra? Well, we’re here to help! From introducing the abstract concept of distributive property using useful analogies, to interactive resources and cooperative learning activities. We’ve got 20 math activities to inspire students’ understanding and appreciation for this foundational skill and […]

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John Sullivan selected as new CHSAA Assistant Commissioner

History links The Colorado High School Activities Association has nominated John Sullivan to be the next assistant commissioner. Sullivan worked in public education for 22 years as a teacher, sports coach for boys and girls, and administrator. Currently Director of Sports and Activities at Vista PEAK Preparatory, he is also President of […]

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Licht and Macias Named 2022 Freddie Steinmark Award Recipients

History links The Colorado High School Coaches Association announced the winners of the annual Freddie Steinmark High School Athlete of the Year awards on Thursday. Amanda Licht of Kent Denver won the girls award and Dallas Macias of Regis Jesuit won the boys award. A tri-sport athlete, Licht has played sports for […]

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Broad Street Primary School families get an inside look at school activities – Butler Eagle

Third grader Mya George, right, shows Xen Mitchell how to play the Rush Hour game during Broad Street Elementary School’s remake learning day on Wednesday. EDDIE TRIZZINO/BUTLER EAGLE Earlier this week, parents of Broad Street Elementary School students visited a community garden; a science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) class; and a paper airplane […]

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High School Activities Director Albert Lea Announces New Head Wrestling Coach – Albert Lea Tribune

The Albert Lea High School activities office announced Friday that Tyler Vogt will be the new wrestling head coach, pending school board approval. Vogt has been teaching and coaching at Albert Lea since 2020. He teaches middle school physical education and DAPE at Southwest Middle School. He served as an assistant football coach (2020 and […]

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State of Athletics: Weather Emergency Plan

History links The Colorado High School Activities Association is excited about the upcoming State Championships in Athletics, scheduled for May 19-21 at Jeffco Stadium. We have been monitoring the weather from many reliable sources and the plan remains for the three-day meet to begin as scheduled on May 19. As for the […]

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Nebraska School Activities Association gears up for athletic meet with volunteers

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Thousands of people from across the state are on their way to Omaha. The Nebraska State Track and Field Championships begin Wednesday morning. Burke Stadium is all dressed up and ready for visitors. Nebraska School Activities Association officials expect record crowds during the four-day event. “We’re going to have 30,000 spectators […]

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Men’s volleyball: Discovery Canyon wins first state championship

History links AURORA — It’s hard to imagine a better start than what Discovery Canyon’s men’s volleyball team accomplished in its first season as a program. On the way to the team’s first state championship, the Thunder went through the entire 2022 campaign without dropping a single set to […]

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Oregon School Activities Association faces racist incidents at high school sporting events, says ‘education’ will be main focus

Reports of racist behavior at separate basketball games this winter led the state’s Interscholastic Activities Authority to investigate and place two Oregon high schools on probation. Clatskanie High School is facing sanctions based on racist and abusive language allegedly directed at the De La Salle North Catholic women’s basketball team during a contest last December. […]

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Chatfield wins pitching duel against Lakewood

History links LAKEWOOD — You’d be hard-pressed to find a better pitching match than what was showcased Saturday afternoon at Lakewood High School. Major League Baseball scouts were out in force with their radar guns to get a glimpse of Chatfield’s Christian Foutch (University of Arkansas) and Lakewood’s Jackson Beattie (US Naval […]

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Golden Boys lacrosse picks up first conference win

History links LAKEWOOD — Golden’s men’s lacrosse team rallied from a 3-0 deficit late Friday afternoon to earn a key win over arch-rival Evergreen. Junior Lochlan Rogers and rookie Brakken McDougal scored two goals apiece as the Demons cruised to an 8-4 win at Trailblazer Stadium. It was Golden’s first Class 4A […]

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🌱 Sachem Daily: Recent School Activities + First Frontier NC Flight

Happy Thursday, people of Sachem! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Sachem today. First, today’s weather forecast: A little sunny, windy and cool. High: 54 Low: 40. Here are Sachem’s top 4 stories today: Tamarac Elementary School hosts an annual science fair. Students showcased their science skills through a series of […]

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Chatfield and Foutch top Columbine in baseball rivalry

History links LITTLETON — Chatfield senior Christian Foutch finally had his chance to take the mound against rival Columbine in a Class 5A Jeffco League game on Saturday afternoon. The University of Arkansas clerk didn’t disappoint as he threw a complete shutout in the Chargers’ 12-0 win that ended after five innings […]

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Earth Day at the center of Friday school activities

This April 22, Hanmer High School is taking action! With the support of the City of Greater Sudbury, students will go out into the community with gloves, garbage bags, blue boxes and safety vests to do their part for the environment. Accompanied by volunteers and staff, the students will go to the neighborhoods surrounding the […]

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Standley Lake baseball sweeps series against Wheat Ridge

History links WHEAT RIDGE — Standley Lake pitcher Camp DeWyse won a full game Saturday afternoon in a road game against Wheat Ridge. DeWyse scattered four singles as he gave up a single run on a sacrifice fly by junior DJ Miller of Wheat Ridge late in the fourth inning. Standley Lake […]

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Montrose and Grand Junction baseball split from SWL series

History links Eighth-ranked Montrose faced league foe Grand Junction on Thursday and won 6-3. On Friday, the teams came together and Grand Junction came away with a 12-10 win to split the conference series. “We struggled to make routine plays,” Montrose head coach Landon Wareham said. In Friday’s game, the Montrose were […]

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Adjusted Uniform Rules for High School Girls Gymnastics

History links INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 15, 2022) – High school athletes participating in women’s gymnastics now have additional uniform options beginning in the 2022-23 season. The change to Rule 3 – Uniforms was one of many changes recommended by the National Federation of Secondary States Associations (NFHS) Girls’ Gymnastics Rules Committee at […]

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Former Virginia Tech offensive coordinator named director of high school activities

CLIFTON FORGE, Va. (WDBJ) — The Alleghany County and City of Covington school boards announced Thursday that former Virginia Tech offensive coordinator Bryan Stinespring has been named the schools’ next director of operations. Alleghany County Public Schools and Alleghany Highlands Public Schools. The appointment was approved Wednesday at a joint meeting between the two school […]

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Cheyenne Mountain girls’ lacrosse is powered by upstart Rampart

History links COLORADO SPRINGS — Typically, Cheyenne Mountain girls’ lacrosse got off to a quick start in the first half of its games. Against Northfield, they scored 10 of their 14 goals in the opening 25 minutes. In a win over Palmer, they scored 14 of their 21 goals in the first […]

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Chatfield baseball passes Fairview

History links LITTLETON — Chatfield’s bats are starting to heat up as Class 5A Jeffco League play draws closer. The Chargers (3-6-1) scored in double digits for the second straight game Thursday at Chatfield High School. The Chargers put on a striking display in nearly two and a half hours against Fairview […]

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How can QR codes modernize most school activities today?

Sponsored Content Can QR technology be used to modernize most school learning activities, given that QR codes are becoming increasingly important in digital marketing? With the increased use of QR codes in the advertising world, this square image can help our students study more effectively. Although QR codes in educational materials are not yet standard, […]

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Tom Robinson, longtime Associate Commissioner of the Colorado High School Activities Association and co-founder of Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, has died

Colorado mourns the loss of Tom Robinson, longtime Associate Commissioner of the Colorado High School Activities Association, co-founder of Cleo Parker Robinson Dance and husband of its namesake director, Cleo Parker Robinson. Robinson died early Monday morning after a battle with several health issues, including colon cancer, according to a rep for Cleo Parker Robinson […]

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Alumni group formed to support activities at Rock Falls High School – Shaw Local

ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Alumni Association was officially formed on August 15, 2019 – but COVID-19 prevented the group from meeting face to face. The group waited until Monday to formalize its existence – and its mission. The association’s mission is to promote the programs and activities of Rock Falls High School. It […]

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Some North Alabama Schools Cancel Extracurricular Activities Due To Severe Weather Threat | News

Some school systems in northern Alabama are modifying after-school activities on Wednesday due to the threat of extreme weather. This list will be updated as we hear about more systems: Colbert County Schools: All extracurricular activities, including 21st Century After School, are cancelled. Decatur City Schools: All activities, including extended care after school, end at […]

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NYSSA NEWS: Bulldog cards will help fund school activities

The Nyssa Elementary School parent-teacher organization has two ongoing fundraisers: Bulldog cards and the return of paws and painted Ns to local alleys. Columnist Susan Barton has the details on that, as well as a Nyssa Rural Fire event this Saturday. Nyssa Elementary School (The company/file). The Nyssa Elementary School parent-teacher organization is changing things […]

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Padang’s 125,000 students will participate in Ramadan Islamic School activities

Padang, W Sumatra (ANTARA) – At least 125,000 primary and junior high school students in Padang, West Sumatra will participate in activities at the Ramadan Islamic boarding school organized by the local government from 9 to April 28, 2022. “This Ramadhan ponderren (Islamic boarding school) aims to shift the learning process from schools to mosques […]

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The best old-school activities

A retroactivity is an activity that departs from the current trend. It’s not as popular as it used to be but still has a huge following. A retro can be anything from playing old school games, watching old movies, or listening to music on vinyl. It can also mean participating in activities that are considered […]

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High school activity group worried about impending lawsuit if transgender athlete’s veto ban is overturned

David Spatafore of the Utah High School Activities Association speaks during an Interim Health and Human Services Committee meeting at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. Transgender youth participation in school sports was discussed at the meeting. (Laura Seitz/Deseret News) (Laura Seitz/Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah High […]

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Jeff Gomer’s coaching legacy cemented at Ralston Valley

History links 19-year-old Jeff Gomer’s run to practice for the Ralston Vally High School girls’ basketball team ended in a loss on the Sweet 16 road to Cherry Creek on March 1. “After 19 years, I felt like it was time,” said Gomer, who retired from full-time teaching at Ralston Valley three […]

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Champions crowned at the 2022 Speech and Debate Tournament

History links State Championship Digital Schedule AURORA – Peter Alisky entered the 50and State Tournament of Speeches and Debates at Cherokee Trail on Saturday, determined to win his second championship. More than that, the Smoky Hill senior wanted to end his high school career by extending […]

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NFHS and American Cancer Society agree to corporate partnership

History links INDIANAPOLIS, IN (March 18, 2022) – The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has entered into a new corporate partnership with the American Cancer Society as part of a multi-year agreement. The American Cancer Society is an organization whose mission is to free the world from cancer. The […]

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91st BEB officer updates Cove parents on Adopt-A-School activities | Herald of Fort Hood

COPPERAS COVE — Through a partnership between the military and local schools, soldiers are often seen interacting and doing things for partner campuses. One such award-winning partnership is the 91st Brigade Engineer Battalion at Fort Hood and Martin Walker Elementary School at Copperas Cove. Second Lt. Lawrence Davis, the Unit Point of Contact and POC […]

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Spotlight on Lewisburg School Activities | Local News

LEWISBURG — School administrators presented progress reports to Lewisburg area school district principals at their last meeting. Christian Ruhl, principal of Kelly Elementary School, observed that a recent book swap, theme days on dress-up and the first music concert in two years have made things “normal” again. “I’ve never seen a group of kids so […]

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Ralston Valley cruises in the first baseball game

History links ARVADA — Ralston Valley senior Kris Levensteins enjoyed a day at the baseball field on Monday. Levensteins picked up a comprehensive victory on the mound and scored two deep homers in the Mustangs’ 16-1 season-opening win over Northfield at Nate Jurney Field. “I was just going up there trying to […]

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Green Mountain girls play lacrosse in season opener

History links LAKEWOOD — Shea Murphy would have preferred to be at the Denver Coliseum the morning of March 12. A loss to Mullen in the Final Four of the Class 4A National Women’s Basketball Tournament on March 10 ended the hoops season for Green Mountain. Still, Murphy had no problem heading […]

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Keeping children safe during extracurricular activities

Does your child or children enjoy extracurricular activities? This may include extra classes, a community or youth center, complementary schools, madrasas, sports clubs, church groups in a place of worship, or a home visit from a teacher to ballet or piano lessons, or the park with a sports or fitness trainer. The government refers to […]

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Lakewood boys’ lacrosse dominates Golden in season opener

History links LAKEWOOD — The weather may have been freezing, but the Lakewood men’s lacrosse team came out hot to start the season on Friday, March 11 at Trailblazer Stadium. The Tigers dominated possession and scoring chances against Golden in the season opener for both teams. Lakewood ultimately secured a 9-2 win. […]

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2A women’s basketball: Holyoke wins first state championship

History links State Championship Digital Schedule 2A State Tournament Support LOVELAND — Two years ago, Holyoke girls’ basketball coach John Baumgartner had to tell his team that their State 2A semifinal game against Stanford — and the rest of the tournament State – had […]

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Johnstown Safe Haven Project receives $230,000 for extracurricular activities

CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The 1889 Foundation announced that a $230,000 grant has been awarded to the Johnstown Safe Haven Project so they can create safe after-school and weekend activities. It is reported that the Johnstown Safe Haven Project will consist of overlapping, age-focused programs for youth presented by several non-profit organizations in the […]

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Baseball ranking: Pre-season ranking for the 2022 season

History links In the pre-season poll for the 2022 season, Regis Jesuit, Ponderosa, Eaton, Limon and Granada open the campaign ranked No. 1 in the respective rankings. The rankings, voted on by the coaches, are the official polls of the Association. Full standings for all classes are below. Baseball Polls CHSAANow.com Coaches […]

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The council said the vaccine requirement for school activities to become illegal

WARWICK SMITH / Stuff Vaccine requirements are expected to be illegal for school activities in public facilities from mid-March. Invercargill City Council has been told that vaccine requirements for school activities in public places will be made illegal in the coming weeks. In December, the council voted to introduce a policy requiring anyone over the […]

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School buildings should be open for after-school activities, Ann Arbor parents say

ANN ARBOR, MI – Some parents in Ann Arbor want to know when they can return to school to see their children in an educational setting for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, while others want activities extracurriculars return to the buildings. AAPS buildings have been largely closed to the public during the pandemic […]

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Buzzer-beater sends Frederick’s boys to Elite 8

History links FREDERICK – It was a layup that will be remembered for years in the town of Frederick. Senior Jacoby Conway completed a reverse layup at the buzzer on Wednesday night to clinch the Warriors’ ticket to the quarterfinals of the Class 4A Men’s Basketball State Tournament. Frederick, seeded No. 6, […]

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Participation of Assynt pupils in extra-curricular activities is hampered by the loss of the key bus service from Ullapool to Lochinver

The withdrawal of a school bus service in the North West has resulted in the loss of extra-curricular activities and inconvenience for travellers, it is claimed. Assynt Community Council is currently working to restore the 5.20pm bus from Ullapool to Lochinver. It was agreed at the group’s meeting last week that Chairman Liam Taylor should […]

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Here’s what happened in the ice hockey quarterfinals

History links The Frozen Four takes place in the 5A and 4A Ice Hockey State Tournaments. The Frozen Four matches for both rankings will be played Thursday at the University of Denver’s Magness Arena. Class 5A (1) East Denver 6, (8) Chaparral 0 At the University of Denver’s Magness Arena […]

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Unvaccinated students can participate in school activities

School children, unvaccinated or not, can now participate in all school activities, Chris Hipkins announced. The Minister for Covid-19 Response said a week ago that Covid was in 1 in 10 schools, it is now in 1 in 5. Gathering limits will no longer apply to school activities such as sports when there are unvaccinated […]

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Unvaccinated students can participate in school activities as part of phase 3

School children, unvaccinated or not, can now participate in all school activities, Chris Hipkins announced. The minister for Covid-19 response said a week ago that Covid was in 1 in 10 schools, it is now in one in five. Gathering limits will no longer apply to school activities such as sports when there are unvaccinated […]

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Northwest ISD cancels all extracurricular activities on February 23 due to winter conditions

A winter storm warning is in effect through Feb. 24 from the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex to the Red River, according to the National Weather Service. (Samantha Van Dyke/Community Impact Journal) Northwest ISD has announced that all extracurricular activities on February 23 will be canceled or postponed due to winter weather. The district announced in an […]

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2022 State Basketball Schedule and Site Information

History links Below are schedules and venue information for the State Basketball Championships. CLASS 1A UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO – BUTLER HANCOCK GYM (1A Great 8, 2A Consolations) BUDWEISER EVENTS CENTER – LOVELAND (2A Great 8 & 1A Finals) CAR PARK: Free in designated lots. TICKET PRICES: Great 8, Final […]

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Students in Saudi Arabia commemorate Foundation Day with special school activities

JEDDAH: Crowded pet stores with barely enough room to walk. The kittens are separated from their mother in birdcages. Litter boxes and food are crammed into small spaces. People can buy whatever animal they want and go, no questions asked. In Saudi Arabia, pet shop owners do not need a special license to open and […]

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Rockford cancels all extracurricular activities due to weather

Belvidere hugs runners in support of Special Olympics 10 hours ago Rockford restaurant reacts to the end of the mask mandate 10 hours ago Rockford unites to pray for Ukraine 10 hours ago Rockford Winter Market returns to Cherryvale Male 1 day ago The people of Rockford are building their own towns 1 day ago […]

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UNRWA after-school activities help children in Gaza cope with stress – Occupied Palestinian Territory

“I discovered I could draw when I stayed home during the COVID-19 lockdown! There was free time that I wanted to fill with purpose. I found myself drawing. But I couldn’t tell anyone or show my drawings to anyone, not even my familysays Afaf Sabah, a 13-year-old Palestinian refugee at UNRWA Jabalia’s ‘A’ preparatory school […]

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Bad weather postpones district basketball and cancels after-school activities | Advertisement

With the threat of extreme weather threatening much of Central State, Tullahoma athletics officials have announced that all extracurricular activities, including basketball games scheduled for tonight, will be postponed. Sporting director John Olive has said the two games scheduled for tonight will be rescheduled for tomorrow night. Tullahoma was scheduled to host the Page Lady […]

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Alabama school districts fire early, cancel extracurricular activities, move to remote learning Thursday

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) – School districts across our region have important decisions to make Thursday to keep your children safe as the inclement weather heads this way. Many are calling for early layoffs, no extracurricular activities and distance learning. Local organization seeks to reform police training At this time, schools in the town of Bessemer […]

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USA Cheer Names Blanford-Green New Chairman of the Board

History links DALLAS (February 15, 2022) – Today, USA Cheer announced the election of Rhonda Blanford-Green as Chair of its Board of Directors. Recognized nationally as a leader in youth sports, Blanford-Green originally joined the USA Cheer Board of Directors in 2008 and prior to being named President, he served as Secretary […]

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When after-school activities become too much for kids

Parents want the best for their children, and that can mean different things to different people. For some it means doing well academically in school, for others it means always being kind and generous. For some, that means their child is still successful and has a long resume full of things they’ve done. Some mothers […]

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Elective surgeries and after-school school activities will resume in Ontario

In a punchline, Ontario is welcoming after-school activities back to schools and embarking on a “cautious” return for non-emergency surgeries. Bring back surgeries Noting a drop in hospitalizations and intensive care admissions, officials say elective and non-emergency surgeries will be able to resume in a “gradual and careful” manner, with phases. Surgeries were restricted under […]

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Rampart’s Ivy Buckley Wins 4A Diving State Championship

History links THORNTON — As a standout freshman diver last season, the only thing standing between Ivy Buckley and a Class 4A state diving championship was her older sister Maggie Buckley. At the 2021 State Meet, the Buckley sisters did a double in the 1-metre dive, with eldest Maggie […]

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Polar Plunge to raise funds for Essex school activities | News

ESSEX – Friends of Essex Primary School is hosting its second annual EES Polar Plunge fundraiser this weekend. The dive will take place on Saturday, February 12 at Clammer’s Beach, 108 Conomo Point Road, at 8:30 a.m. “It usually takes place in Front Beach, but the sea wall is under construction and there is no […]

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Undefeated Green Mountain Girls Hoops Pick Up 16th Victory

History links LAKEWOOD — The Green Mountain and Lakewood women’s basketball teams took a short break from conference play Monday night. Green Mountain — No. 3 on CHSAANow.com’s Class 4A rankings recently released today — hosted Lakewood of the 5A Jeffco League. The Rams went undefeated this season with a 69-39 victory […]

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Colorado sportswomen name 2022 winners

DENVER – Colorado Sportswomen will honor Colorado’s top female athletes and those who contribute to women’s and women’s athletics at its 48th annual awards celebration. This year will recognize the 2022 winners. As always, there will be the surprise presentation of Sportswoman of the Year at the banquet. The 2022 winners are recognized for their […]

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Freezing weather cancels after-school activities in Hillsborough

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – All after-school activities are canceled in Hillsborough on Friday and Saturday due to forecast inclement weather and icy road conditions. Catholic charities will operate on a regular schedule Friday afternoon. A winter weather advisory was issued for Somerset County from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday. Freezing rain is expected with total […]

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Houston-area school districts cancel after-school activities ahead of winter storm

February 3, 2022Updated: February 3, 2022 11:02 p.m. School buses are seen in another district’s bus barn in 2020. Jason Fochtman, Houston Chronicle/Team Photographer Several Houston-area school districts announced plans to close campuses on Friday due to winter weather in the area. Houston will experience wet conditions and freezing temperatures throughout the day Thursday. LIVE […]

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February activities in high school with SDPB

SDPB features comprehensive coverage of South Dakota’s All-State and Championship events in February. SDHSAA All-State One Act Play and Technical Theater Festival February 3-5, Rapid City Central High School The annual festival highlights the dramatic talents of students in grades 7-12 who perform a variety of stage performances. The festival also includes awards for theater […]

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ESSA highlights the benefits for children of exercising outside of school activities

As most Australian children return to school this week, Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) encourages parents to try to encourage exercise outside of school, stressing that although children have more opportunities to be physically active at school versus learning at home – walking up and down stairs, physical education classes, lunchtime games, commuting to […]

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NFHS Learning Center Offers 15 Millionth Course

History links INDIANAPOLIS, IN (January 31, 2022) – The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Learning Center broke another cap earlier this month when it surpassed 15 million classes taught since its inception in 2007. This milestone comes after a record-breaking year in 2021 with more than 2.6 million lessons […]

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The champions crowned at the 2022 speeches and debates festival

History links GREELEY — At the end of a wonderful two-day event in Northridge, state champions have been crowned in 14 events at the 2022 Festival of Speeches and Debates tournament. Along with the 14 first-place trophies and countless ribbons that have gone home with many of Colorado’s top high school speakers and debaters, another […]

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Palmer Ridge women’s basketball tests itself in combat

History links MONUMENT – Having the chance to compete against a team like Mullen is a risky proposition. But the Palmer Ridge women’s basketball team had their reasons. After all, the team thinks it’s good. Like in the top 10 though. But they won’t talk if they’re not ready to walk. So when the opportunity […]

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CMEA conference hits all the right notes

History links Colorado music teachers gathered for their annual conference in Colorado Springs this week. The conference, returning in person for the first time since 2019, is the pinnacle of professional development for music teachers. The conference program is filled with training sessions, clinics, performances and amazing speakers. A portion of the conference is also […]

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Calling all parents! Here’s a list of (almost free) after-school activities for kids in Bushwick: Bushwick Daily

For children and youth, face-to-face interactions, athletics, and extracurricular activities are essential to achieving a balanced education. This is why after-school programs are so crucial to child development. Particularly in the times we live in, with Covid-induced school closures still possible, after-school activities are more important than ever. While there is little that can be […]

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Extracurricular activities continue despite remote learning

MORGANFIELD, Ky. (WFIE) – Schools in Webster County held Non-Traditional Education (NTI) classes on Thursday and Friday. Union County schools have had their students online all week. Despite this, the rivalry basketball game between the two high schools is proceeding as scheduled on Friday night. Officials at both schools say that whenever they cancel in-person […]

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The PKK exploits extracurricular activities to recruit children

Syrian families are increasingly concerned that the PKK terrorist group is using extra-curricular activities to deceive and recruit children into their ranks. According to a news report by Al Monitor, the PKK gave introductory computer lessons to children in Amuda, PKK-controlled Syria, where two young girls were convinced to leave their homes and to join […]

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State High School Activities Association prepares for 2022 softball season

The attached interview is from SDPB’s daily public affairs program, In the moment. High school-sanctioned softball will be a spring sport in South Dakota, starting next school year. On Wednesday, the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s board of directors unanimously adopted a recommendation from its executive staff that the sport be held in the […]

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Canceled: January 19 extracurricular activities, athletics; late bus

January 19, 2022 Dear PSD Community, All extracurricular extracurricular activities, programs, events and sports are canceled today, January 19, 2022, due to poor road conditions. Schools will be released at normal bell times. Afternoon bus routes will operate as usual, but may be delayed as drivers navigate icy roads. The Here Comes the Bus app […]

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CDC calls for halt to some school sports and activities to preserve in-person learning

According to the Louisiana Department of Health, 15,620 children ages 5 to 17 tested positive for the coronavirus from Jan. 6 to Jan. 12, not including home testing. This is a significant increase in the number of cases from the previous month, when the department reported 743 new infections in the same age group. The […]

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CHSAA Hosts First Activity Directors Summit

History links In the Colorado High School Activities Association’s ongoing efforts to develop and amplify activity programs, CHSAA and its assistant activities commissioner, Rashaan Davis, hosted the inaugural Activity Directors Summit Tuesday at Centennial. “Today marked the start of something very special,” exclaimed Davis. “Having activity directors in one place, sharing successes and failures, and […]

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CDC faces rejection of recommendations for extracurricular activities

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Amid rising omicron cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is suggesting schools across the country “cancel or suspend” extracurricular activities like sports and marching band — whatever they consider it a “high-risk activity”. For the CDC, “high-risk activity” is anything that raises your heart rate — from singing, exercising and […]

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New York State DOH issues recall requirement for extracurricular activities

New guidelines from the New York State Department of Health will prevent certain students, teachers and school personnel from participating in sports, extracurricular and extracurricular activities, based on their recall status. The guidelines — issued to school districts and local health departments last Monday — state that anyone age 12 and older who is eligible […]

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Grade 8 student maintained school activities through virtual COVID-19 setting

School life has been very different for children during the COVID-19 pandemic. At school levels, when it is difficult to keep children engaged in school and even participate in extracurricular activities, a virtual environment has pushed the limits of this even further. Hanna Macias was facing an all-virtual eighth grade year. With everything the school […]

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CDC recommends canceling contact sports and larger extracurricular school activities

The CDC’s latest recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19 target K-12 students with regard to their extracurricular activities. The CDC recommends that high-contact sports, such as football and wrestling, as well as large campus organizations, such as bands, be canceled to limit the spread of COVID-19. “If they had to cancel sports and the […]

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Call for extracurricular activity provider at Yester

A CALL has been launched to find a new provider of extracurricular activities at Yester Primary School. Gifford School’s breakfast and after-school clubs closed in March 2020 when a reduction in the number of children attending led the former provider, Edinburgh and the Lothians Out of School Care Network (ELOSCN ), to withdraw its provision. […]

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Tucker Carlson blames the head of the Satanic Temple for organizing extracurricular activities.

Tucker Carlson blames the head of the Satanic Temple for organizing extracurricular activities. Tucker Carlson has slammed the head of a Satanic Temple for hosting an ‘After School Satan Club’ meeting that has enraged some parents after flyers advertising the event were found at an Illinois elementary school . The Fox News host interviewed Lucien […]

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Schools are back to school but are there extracurricular activities? Let us know.

Tell us The children are back at school but we want to know if they have resumed all their usual activities. Players take part in basketball drills during a new youth sports program at Lena Park Community Center in Dorchester. Barry Chin/Globe Staff As the ramp-up of omicron continues in Massachusetts, much attention has been […]

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COVID-19: New State Guidelines for Extracurricular Activities

Some students, teachers and staff will not be able to participate in extracurricular activities in New York City after the Department of Health revised its COVID-19 guidelines. The Department of Health has said that all students aged 12 and over who are eligible for the COVID-19 booster, but have not received it, will be prohibited […]

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New reminder requirement for extracurricular activities, according to state guidelines

Job : January 13, 2022 / 11:48 a.m. EST / Update: January 13, 2022 / 11:49 a.m. EST ALBANY, NY (WROC) – New guidelines from the New York State Department of Health will prevent certain students, teachers and school personnel from participating in sports, extracurricular and extracurricular activities, depending on their recall status . How […]

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SCUSD suspends some school activities as county cases continue to climb

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) – The City of Sacramento Unified School District is suspending extracurricular activities as cases of COVID-19 continue to rise and its schools attempt to cope with severe staff shortages. In an update released on Monday, SCUSD’s health services team announced that activities such as non-essential field trips, dances, rallies, food fairs and […]

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ACE clubs offer unique extracurricular activities, tutoring | News

Anderson Middle School fifth-grader Kallen Idlewine released her book, “Rubix,” through the school district’s Becoming an Author club. The Authors’ Storytelling Club is part of ACE Clubs, an organization that runs various after-school clubs for students at Anderson Community School to explore interests that are not typically offered at school. “We’re always looking to provide […]