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SCHOOL NEWS from Edgerton Christian Elementary

Edgerton Christian Elementary has completed 12 weeks of school as we approach this Thanksgiving Break! We have had a great start with much learning and fun along the way. In this week’s school news, you’ll see a few snapshots of

Busy As A Bee

Beekeepers prepare for winter – As farmers are finishing up their corn harvest and preparing for the long, cold winter, local beekeepers are also working to prepare their colonies for the brutal weather that is all too common in our

Academic Achievement

Chynna Berning, a senior volleyball player at EHS, received the Minnesota Volleyball Academic All State Award. Congratulations Chynna!

School News from ECES Kingdom Kids Preschool

We’ve had a great start to our year! We have ten friends in our threes class (T, Th) and fifteen friends in our fours class (M, W, F) so our room is busy. We started the year in both classes

Open House Door Prize Winners

Last week was Holiday Open House in Edgerton. Main Street merchants hold this open house each year at the beginning of November to welcome shoppers into their stores for the beginning of the holiday shopping season. This year, each business

Students Compete in Math Challenge

Twenty-five EHS students participated in the Dordt College Math Challenge on November 2 at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. There were 230 students from 15 schools who competed individually and in teams of 4. Lauren DeJong took 2nd place

Girls Night Out Brings Hundreds To Town

Last Thursday night Edgerton was brimming with women. Cars lined both sides of Main Street the length of the business district, from Tally Ho Coffee to E-Clips Salon. The women were all taking part in the 4th annual Girls Night

School News from EPS Little Dutchmen Preschool

ECFE: Our Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) classes look a bit different this year. Two nights per month we offer activities for families to come in and enjoy together.  One of these nights each month has allowed us to reserve

School News from Chandler Christian School

Kindergarten We are a great class! We have been busy so far, getting to know one another and learning our classroom routine, along with reviewing all the things we learned last year. In the coming weeks we will be working

Daycare Shortage A Concern

By Jill Fennema – The Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) is a nonprofit organization in Hutchinson, Minn., that is focused on enhancing the 18 counties that make up southwest Minnesota.   SWIF has identified that the number one economic development issue