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Hayfield mourns loss of band director; Dennis Conroy, 54, dies suddenly at his home

Published 8:31am Thursday, December 7, 2017

On Wednesday, the Hayfield School District website carried four words, but they were powerful: “We will miss you.” No name was needed; in this small ... Read more

Cool for School: New ‘EL’ teachers are eager for the first day

Published 9:00am Saturday, September 2, 2017

The I.J. Holton classroom signs says, “We all smile in the same language” — and both Janna Akkerman and Katy McGrane are more than ready ... Read more

AVID expands during second year

Published 10:09am Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The second year of AVID, or Advancement Via Individual Determination, has expanded to 11th-grade students at Austin High School. Read more

Scientifically speaking; Neveln gets new science lab space, expands its library to fill up a hall

Published 7:01am Sunday, September 6, 2015

Austin Public Schools is launching a new curriculum and space at Neveln Elementary School to help prepare students for I.J. Holton Intermediate School and the ... Read more

The flow of Austin’s music; Austin schools experiencing an influx of band students

Published 1:01pm Sunday, February 15, 2015

Austin Public Schools is filled with music, and that doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon. Read more

Futuristic throwdown; Sixth-grade robotics team heading to state

Published 10:37am Friday, January 23, 2015

The I.J. Holton Engineers sixth-grade robotics teams will take on high school and college students at the State Championship this weekend. “I’m nervous but I’m ... Read more

Holton, Woodson end summer school with awards, carnival

Published 9:31am Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Austin Public Schools recognized student accomplishment last Thursday. That marked the last day of Targeted Services Summer School. Woodson Kindergarten Center and I.J. Holton Intermediate School ... Read more

Austin schools welcome nearly 50 new teachers

Published 10:04am Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Monday morning was the start of a new school year for about 50 new teachers coming to the district. “[I’m] very excited because I get to ... Read more

Sixth-graders constructing new lessons

Published 7:01am Sunday, October 27, 2013

Build a dome, the teachers said. Take wrapped up sheets of the Austin Daily Herald, tape them together in intricate geometric shapes, then connect them ... Read more

School turns another page

Published 11:13am Wednesday, August 7, 2013

For Randal Heise, supplying the newest school in Austin with library materials is a special opportunity. Read more

School board to talk budget, school policies

Published 4:59am Sunday, June 9, 2013

Graduation may have just finished, but the Austin Public Schools board is already looking to next year. During its Monday evening meeting, the board will ... Read more

Inquiry-based learning at I.J. Holton Intermediate

Published 4:28pm Saturday, May 25, 2013

By Jean McDermott I.J. Holton principal Austin Public Schools is opening a new school in August 2013 that will house all fifth- and sixth-grade public ... Read more

U of M, teachers honing curriculum at Austin’s Holton school

Published 8:10am Tuesday, May 21, 2013

After months of collaboration, teachers at Austin’s new I.J. Holton Intermediate School have a better idea how they will employ an interwoven science, technology, engineering, ... Read more

Holton school taking shape, construction scheduled for completion in July

Published 12:06pm Thursday, May 2, 2013

Jean McDermott stepped over building supplies, mud still caked to her shoes from the recent rain. The principal of the upcoming I.J. Holton Intermediate School ... Read more

STEAM team continues work on new school

Published 10:12am Friday, April 12, 2013

By Jean McDermott I.J. Holton principal Austin Public Schools is opening a new school in August 2013 that will house all fifth- and sixth-grade public ... Read more