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Ontario High School football fundraiser kicks off Saturday

ONTARIO – The 3rd annual Cardinal and Corn fundraiser will kick off Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Ontario Elks Lodge. The event, sponsored by the Ontario Friends ...

Head of Ontario high-school teachers’ union vows to ‘cultivate resistance’ ahead of labour negotiations  The Globe and Mail

The head of Ontario's high-school teachers' union has vowed to “cultivate resistance” to changes being proposed by Premier Doug Ford's government to the ...

Ontario government changes course on class sizes, as school boards assess implications before school starts  The Globe and Mail

Ontario school boards on Thursday tried to understand the implications of the provincial government's announcement of specific class-size targets, days before ...

EDITORIAL: In Ontario, conduct in school flap will set example for kids

Complaints and countercharges flying around the Ontario School District need resolution, but the adults need to keep in mind that students are watching how ...

Charges fly over Ontario schools in unsigned complaint

A complaint claiming to represent 14 of 18 Ontario School District administrators leveled complaints against two school board members. The letter alleges ...

Relief Nursery names new executive director | Business  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The first thing Kathie Molder Collins has done when arriving at work for the past nine years is pick up any trash visible to her as she heads.

Ontario School Board chooses attorney in the wake of allegations

Elected leaders picked Hungerford Law Firm of Oregon City during a special meeting Thursday night. The action was in response to a list of allegations in a ...

Bruce Waite 5k celebrates legacy, learningEvent fights Mesothelioma as the only 'Miles for Meso' race in Ohio  Galion Inquirer

MANSFIELD — The Bruce A. Waite 5K celebrates eight years fighting back against mesothelioma and honoring the life of former Mansfield Senior High Sch.

2019 High School Football Preview: Burley Bobcats | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Head Coach: Dylan Corless, 1st year.

Marie C. Langley  KXLY Spokane

Marie C. Langley (85) resident of Plummer, ID passed away at her home on August 17, 2019. She was born to John and Dorothy Molenaar on April 20, 1934, ...

3 Things About Today - Aug. 23, 2019: fundraiser previews and reality TV  Ontario Argus Observer

Less than a day remains before The Cardinal and Corn Fundraiser! The fun begins at 6 p.m. Saturday at Ontario Elks Club. This event supports Ontario football ...

Ontario High School Class of 2019 encourages younger students  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Elementary students throughout Ontario School District got to see Ontario High School seniors walk into their schools on Wednesday in their cap ...

Football fundraiser this Saturday | Valley Life  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The Cardinal and Corn Fundraiser will begin at 6 p.m. at Ontario Elks Club.

Returning to his roots | Local News Stories  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Ontario recreation might be under new leadership, but it's a familiar face that's ready to lead the Recreation District into the future.

College and career choices | Local News Stories  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — “Over here, in this area, there's sometimes not a lot of help for people in migrant homes. There's not a lot to look up to. There's the stigma.

Like Christmas morning: High school football brings excitement to dog days of summer  Mansfield News Journal

MANSFIELD — Ontario football coach Chris Miller woke up to the smell of *fresh*-cooked, farm-raised eggs Thursday morning.

Strength and conditioning coach is most important role in athletic programs  Mansfield News Journal

Ontario High School strength and conditioning coach AJ Beddow has one goal in mind: help athletes achieve their potential.

Tigers hosting clinic for moms | Local Sports News  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The Ontario football program will continue its busy week of camps with a Ladies/Moms Safety Clinic on August 8.

Here's a lesson: When it comes to public school design, Ontario will get what it pays for  The Globe and Mail

Minister of Education Stephen Lecce's recent announcement regarding standardized school design is yet another step in a developing trend of austerity in ...

Ontario High School names students to its honor rolls  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Ontario High School has released the names of students who made it on one of three honor rolls for the first trimester of 2018-19.

Practice makes perfect  Bouldercityreview

Attending their first summer skills camp in five years, Boulder City High School gained some much needed practice reps in Emmett, Idaho.

GALLERY: Ontario High School Graduation 2019 | Proms and Graduations  Richland Source

Ontario High School held their 90th commencement ceremony Friday night. The 155 graduates received their diplomas in the open air of Niss Stadium, the first ...

Ontario school administrators press for two board resignations over harassment, conduct

A letter that claims to be from 14 Ontario School District administrators outlines a long list of grievances against Derrick Draper and Eric Evans. Accusations ...

Ontario police investigate shooting death of Chaffey High School student  KABC-TV

Ontario police are investigating the shooting death of a Chaffey High School student as he was walking with some friends to a neighborhood store.

Hamilton High School Student and Community Leader Named Recipient of Meridian's Sean Jackson Scholarship  Stockhouse

Canada NewsWire. TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019. TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Meridian, Ontario's largest credit union and third largest in Canada, is proud to ...

Ontario parents lash out at district

The Ontario school board at a June 24 meeting where several parents took to the podium to voice concerns. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez). ONTARIO – Parents ...

Ontario High School adds names to honor roll  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — A computer glitch omitted some students names from honor roll lists, which were recently sent out by Ontario High School. The first printing ran in ...

Ontario names Josh Mink as new athletic director  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — After a brief search, Ontario High School has announced that Josh Mink will be the new athletic director.

Bond will help Ontario School District beef up security

The specter of school shootings across the nation means even small, rural learning centers must prepare for the worst. That's why district officials propose to use ...

Ontario School District wants bond to improve security, drive construction projects

Voters in May will decide a bond request for $25 million to pay for safety and other improvements in the Ontario schools. The funds will pave the way for a new ...

Options out there for schools unable to afford contracted strength and conditioning coach  Mansfield News Journal

Lexington Athletic Director Mike Grist can sit comfortably in his office knowing his school has a strength and conditioning coach.

Ontario School District will ask voters to approve $25 million bond  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — What is a school bond? Public school district bond issues finance capital improvements, such as school buildings, technology and curriculum.

Ontario athletic director plans to step down | Local Sports News  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — After 10 years at the helm, Ontario High School Athletic Director Manny Alvarado will be stepping down at the end of the school year.

Ontario High hosts hoops for special athletes

Students with special needs from Ontario, Nyssa and Vale schools will be competing in the "Support the Court" basketball game next Tuesday at the Ontario ...

Malheur County high school graduation rate shows improvement

More Hispanic and migrant students received diplomas, state statistics show, and most local learning centers are qualifying more students for graduation than in ...

Johnson leaving Ontario football for 5A job at Eagle Point  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — After five seasons of leading the Ontario football team, Erik Johnson has stepped down as head coach to accept a different job. Johnson will be the ...

Larger classes for Ontario's high school students: a guide to the changes  Ottawa Citizen

Parents, students, teachers and school boards are scrambling to figure out what larger classes will mean for the quality of education in the province's high ...

Fair Food: Vendors offer myriad options for this year's Malheur County Fair  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The Malheur County Fair kicked into high gear Wednesday as there was activity in just about every corner of the grounds, and as the day wore on ...

Vera Elnor Viers | Obituaries  Ontario Argus Observer

Vera Elnor Viers. May 6, 1933 - July 26, 2019. PORTLAND, OR, FORMERLY OF ONTARIO, OR. Beloved wife and mother, Vera Elnor Viers passed away Friday, ...

Ontario is poised to require every high school student take four online courses. What does it mean?  Ottawa Citizen

Last week, the provincial government announced that secondary school students will be required to take four out of the 30 high school credits required for an ...

Ontario teen's 5K on May 5 to raise awareness for diabetes  Richland Source

ONTARIO -- Paige Divelbiss is a 15-year-old Ontario High School freshmen who was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. To raise awareness for the ...

Grad rates for local schools vary | Local News Stories  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Oregon's high school graduation rates have been released, and while the trend across the state shows an improvement across the board, local ...

Hundreds evacuated following Ontario gas leak  6 On Your Side

Five-hundred students at Ontario High School and residents of several neighborhoods in Ontario, Oregon were evacuated Tuesday morning following a gas ...

Malheur County school district aims to use bond to renovate aging buildings

School officials in Ontario believe the $26 million levy will create the right conditions to fix failing infrastructure, improve security and set the stage for the future.

Unsigned email alleges heat between Ontario School District, board of directors  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — With an unsigned inflammatory email circulating through town, members of Ontario School District are still trying to figure out how to respond ...

Few Ontario high school students currently enrolled in e-learning courses: report

Just five per cent of students on average per high school in Ontario are currently enrolled in online courses, and some have trouble learning so independently, ...

District audit complete; sixth-graders prepare for Outdoor School  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — A clean fiscal slate, a new Outdoor School for sixth-graders, and an upcoming bond were some of the highlights of the Ontario School Board ...

Ontario Middle School Cancels LGBT Event For Student Safety

ONTARIO, OH - When several people at Ontario Middle School organized an LGBT Support Day, many were hoping that the event would help minorities in the ...

Building weightlifting program to benefit all sports key to athletic success  Mansfield News Journal

EDITOR'S NOTE: First in a series. BELLVILLE - The weights were moving early in the morning at Clear Fork High School. Head football coach Dave Carroll ...

Veteran cast has high hopes for Ontario girls 4x100-meter relay team  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — A lot of things have changed in Ontario over the past year. Businesses have opened and closed, the Ontario splash pad is taking shape and there's ...

The high cost for Ontario high school students of cuts to elective courses: Lawson

For high school students developing a love for music, technology or the arts these are stressful times. Provincial cuts to education made by Doug Ford's ...

Ontario high school teachers won't have a contract before the academic year starts, union warns

Contract negotiations for Ontario high school teachers have stalled, and according to the head of the province's main secondary school teachers' union, ...

Mandatory online courses for high school students 'a terrible idea,' expert says

An Ontario government plan to make high school students take four courses online to graduate is a "terrible idea" because it will be very hard on students ...

Ontario high school teachers union says contract talks stalled over dispute with school boards  Global News

TORONTO – The union representing Ontario's high school teachers says contract talks with the province and its public school boards have stalled.

Ontario High migrant grads tip caps to parents

On Friday parents, students and administrators celebrated the achievements of 59 graduates from Ontario High's Migrant Education Program .

Peel District School Board issues layoff notices to almost 200 Ontario high-school teachers  The Globe and Mail

Just over 120 elementary school teachers also received surplus notices. The school board said these are all a result of the loss of some funding and increases to ...

'It went smoothly' | Local News Stories  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The first day of the trimester system with the Ontario School District has come and gone, and for Ontario High School, which has seen the most ...

Ontario high school teachers to start first step of bargaining process  Global News

TORONTO – Ontario's high school teachers will start the early stages of contract talks next month in what could be a contentious round of bargaining.

Ontario student with Down syndrome is known for spreading joy  Richland Source

If you've met Mikey Tagg then you know what joy looks like. The 18-year-old Ontario senior embodies exuberance and excitement — and he's not afraid to share ...

SSU releases volleyball schedule  Portsmouth Daily Times

The Shawnee State University volleyball program, under the direction of ninth-year head coach Susan Shelton, will play 33 contests over the course of the 2.

Ontario high school teachers union files notice to bargain with Ford government  Toronto Star

The union representing Ontario's public high school teachers has sent a formal notice to begin bargaining, a procedural move that kick-starts what is expected to ...

Ontario High School is gearing up for trimesters  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — With passage by the Ontario School Board of the 2018-19 academic calendar during its meeting on Monday, Ontario High School will officially ...

Saving the planet from ecological collapse: An excerpt from Burning Souls  Ottawa Citizen

Four friends find themselves in the midst of social and ecological breakdown. Can they make a difference, to each other and to the future of humanity?

Migrant leadership program seeks applicants from Ontario, Nyssa

Ontario, Nyssa and Intermountain students from migrant or farmworker families can apply to participate in the Oregon Migrant Leadership Institute this summer.

At an Ontario high school, a mark-less math class is challenging how students engage in learning  The Globe and Mail

None of the students ever pass math quizzes in Erin Marsella's high-school class, and none of them ever fail. They never get their results in the form of a ...

Getting ready to move up: High-schoolers encourage incoming freshman  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — “Do we still get paper assignments?” “Can you have your cellphone turned on in the library?” “Are there specific [rules] about having dyed hair?”.

Life Briefs: Sluss celebrates agents who achieved $1M-plus in sales  Mansfield News Journal

Local news about Sluss Realty, scholarships and Pioneer students.

Diochnos: Why Ontario should stop cutting corners on education  Ottawa Citizen

Education isn't about just 'appreciating' a subject. Education gives students the ability to understand, consider and apply concepts.

Nyssa alum to compete on international track stage  Ontario Argus Observer

NYSSA — As Nyssa alumna Taylor Talbot prepared to leave the U.S. to compete in international competition in Nottwil, Switzerland, she had one more thought.

Ontario High School releases first semester honor rolls  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Ontario High School has released the names of students who made one of three honor rolls for the first semester of 2017-18.

Future Tigers can meet with new coach on Tuesday  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO – Ontario football parents will get the opportunity to meet new head coach Tony Cade at Ontario High School on Tuesday.

Mandatory e-learning in high school could be a challenge in rural Ontario, experts warn  CBC News

Some people in Ontario warn the province's plan for mandatory online high school courses won't work for rural and northern areas that still lack high-speed ...

Countywide active shooter training planned at Ontario High School  Mansfield News Journal

ONTARIO - The Ontario Police Department, in cooperation with the Richland County Sheriff's Office, Mansfield Police Department, Ohio Highway Patrol, Shelby ...

Ontario girls wrestling team levels the playing field

The Lady Tigers will compete in an Oregon School Activities Association girls category at the state tournament after Oregon became the eighth state to sanction ...

Have your say: Ontario wants to know what you think about increasing class sizes for students in Grades 4 to 12  Ottawa Citizen

Ontario residents have one last chance to weigh in on the provincial government's plan to increase class sizes for students in Grades 4 to 12.

‘Developing the whole student’: Ontario high school hosts ‘adulting’ workshops  Global News

In the workshops, students took on power tools and sewing needles, and learned how to use their banking apps to track spending.

Support the Court, 'a very special night' | Local News Stories  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The doors to Ontario High School's gym will be opened one more time for a basketball game next week, but it won't be your average Ontario High ...

True Value Hardware grant helps two elementary schools in the Ontario School District get paint  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — A *fresh* coat of paint brightens any room, and this summer Cairo Elementary School and Alameda Elementary School will refresh their learning ...

Ontario's Joe Balogh inducted to the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame  Mansfield News Journal

COLUMBUS — Ontario boys basketball coach Joe Balogh's name is scripted on the hardwood of the O-Rena at Ontario High School.

A passionate educator helps build success for migrant youth

Greg Contreras, an Ontario High School alum, spearheaded a summer educational program to help migrant youth in eastern Oregon get help they need to ...

'Part of the solution': 2-degree grad will pursue a career in psychology in order to help others  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Trying to juggle your coursework can be a struggle for many high-schoolers. But taking on honors-level and college-level classes while in high ...

Ottawa students protest against teacher cuts, other educational policies of Ontario government  Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa high school student Amy Unhola says she was upset by Ontario Premier Doug Ford's description of the teachers' unions protesting his education policies ...

PCs unveil Ontario's new sex-ed curriculum, raise high school class sizes  Toronto Sun

The province's new sex ed curriculum changes when students will learn about various topics like gender identity but still covers all the material included in the ...

Mississauga students learn electives being cut as Ontario moves to increase class sizes  The Globe and Mail

Senior students at a high school in Mississauga have learned that a number of courses in the arts, technology and social sciences are being scaled back or cut ...

The 2017 Ontario High School graduation, as seen on social media  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Jubilant graduates look for their family and friends as they are seated for the Ontario High School 48th Annual Graduation Class of 2017 Commencement at the ...

Ontario alumni aims to become podiatric surgeon | Valley Life  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — Dr. Ricardo Navarrete Jr., son of Ricardo and Rosa Navarette, will graduate from the Western University of Health Sciences College of Podiatric ...

Ontario high school bans boys pep squad from dressing as cheerleaders  KABC-TV

Ontario's Chaffey High School is breaking with tradition and not allowing the boys pep squad to dress up as cheerleaders this year during the annual powderpuff ...

Lexington survives late rally to defeat Ontario in cross-county rivalry  Richland Source

Lexington held off a late Ontario rally on Saturday night to claim a 50-43 win in the annual cross-country rivalry.

These 4 Fontana, Ontario, San Bernardino teachers are being recognized as some of the best  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

They came to teaching in different ways. Some have known they wanted to be in front of a classroom since they were children themselves. Others discovered ...

Ontario to graduate 155 seniors on May 24 | Education  Richland Source

Ontario High School will graduate 155 seniors in the Class of 2019 during the May 24 ceremony at 7:30 p.m. at the high school.

High school teacher talks off to a rough start, union says  Toronto Star

Ontario's high school teachers say pre-bargaining talks have gotten off to a rough start, with the two sides already at an impasse over what should be negotiated ...

Houston's final stretch lifts Ontario over Fruitland | Local Sports News  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The final chapter of the Avengers movies wasn't the only highly-anticipated event to meet expectations this weekend.

Ontario swim teams sweep Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference titles  Richland Source

ONTARIO -- Ontario's boys' and girls' teams both earned titles Wednesday in the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Swimming Championships. The Warriors girls' ...

Ontario thrower Adams aims higher for junior track season  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — With two years of varsity track and field under her belt, many area athletes should recognize the name Katie Adams.

PressProgress  PressProgress

Two of Ontario's biggest teacher's unions are calling recent efforts by one of the world's biggest corporations to do market research on Ontario high school ...

Actually, Cellphones Can be a Good Thing in the Classroom  VICE

My high school was paperless. Instead of banning cellphones, why don't we work to create an engaging classroom environment?

Paul Y. Saito | Obituaries  Ontario Argus Observer

Paul Y. Saito. Jan. 21, 1923 - June 17, 2019. ONTARIO. Paul Y. Saito, 96, of Ontario, passed away peacefully with loved ones in his presence on Monday, June ...

Community packs bleachers for Support the Court basketball game  Ontario Argus Observer

ONTARIO — The Ontario High School gym was packed with raucous fans Tuesday night.

Ontario high-school incident highlights dress code tensions in the age of #MeToo  The Globe and Mail

On Monday morning, an Ontario Catholic school principal and vice-principal walked into a Grade 12 classroom and asked the girls to stand up to check their skirt ...

High school teachers to start first step of bargaining process  CTV News Windsor

Ontario's high school teachers will start the early stages of contract talks next month in what could be a contentious round of bargaining.

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