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Changes and information for Harrison Schools

Here are a few changes we have made for the 2014-2015 school year as well as some general comments: 1. The school calendar includes 175 school days as is required…

History, or a New Middle School? Why Not Both?!

History, or a New Middle School?  Why Not Both?!

The Clare Board of Education voted to continue the Possible Bond Proposal Conversation! The next District Staff/ Community Meeting is set for TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH AT 7 PM IN THE…

Where Should We Go Clare??

Where Should We Go Clare??

“Traditional scientific method has always been at the very best, 20 – 20 hindsight. It’s good for seeing where you’ve been. It’s good for testing the truth of what you…

Just Teach the Kids!

Do you know what your kids are learning?  I would say that most parents know “how” their kids are doing related grades, and the subjects kids are studying.   However it…

Superintendent’s Corner – Teacher Appreciation Week

By Farwell Superintendent Carl Seiter Next week begins the week-long celebration in the United States that honors our local educators. Teacher Appreciation week is the first full week of May.…

Study started on Year-Round Balanced Calendar School

Study started on Year-Round Balanced Calendar School

By Clare Superintendent Doniel Pummell “It is not easy to stand up against your constituents or your friends or colleagues or your community and take a tough stand for something…

Under discussion – a ‘Balanced Calendar’

Under discussion – a ‘Balanced Calendar’

“It’s all in how you arrange the thing… the careful balance of the design is the motion.” Andrew Wyeth “Balance” was the main topic discussed at the Superintendent/Community chat that…

Superintendent’s Corner – Reflections on Farwell Schools

As another snow day passes us by, I am reflecting on our school district.  What makes Farwell Area Schools so great?  Just a short time ago, the readers of the…

Something for Everyone!

“There’s no way that if you get participation out of a person can they say you didn’t rock it.”  - Jam Master Jay I’d like to apply Jam Master Jay’s…

Superintendent’s Corner – Snow Day Anyone?

Are we having school Mrs. Pummell?  I am asked this on regular basis lately.  I have been offered many different bribes and fun things to cancel as well!  My favorite…

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