The district retaliated against Herrera, the lawsuit says, because he complained that officials did not respond to his reports of unlawful employment practices ... for Van Horn High School, which had become part of the Independence School District.
The Shawnee Mission School District announced Wednesday that Jim Hinson's retirement takes effect June 30. The nearly ... Hinson was the superintendent of the Independence , Missouri , district before accepting the Shawnee Mission job in 2013.
Thanks to the work of the Koch-funded ALEC, David Koch's Americans for Prosperity, and the DeVos-funded American Federation for Children, thirteen states and the District ... Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Tennessee - offers vouchers for pre-school.
Former in-home daycare operator April Drew is the new Preschool Special Education teacher for the Independence Community School District . April is from Plainfield, Iowa and received her degree from the University of Northern Iowa. “I wanted to make a .
The funding overhaul attempts to narrow the largest gap of any state between its most affluent school district and its poorest. The “evidence-based” model would ensure none of the state's 850 school districts receives less than it got this year, then.
Sophie works at a loom to create designs for purses. Photo courtesy of Garden Center Services. Chris' love of cookies yielded a Cookie Monster painting. Tracey has a penchant for fairies. Spring inspired Sophie's butterfly print. These artists are.
Police say the accident happened about 11 p.m. on Missouri Highway 78 at Powell Road. Investigators say a 2014 Ford Focus that was traveling east on MO -78, crossed the center line and struck a westbound 2006 Dodge Caravan head-on. The driver of the .
It's been one year since a Van Horn High School student died in a shooting on his way home from class. One year later, the family of Javon Reilly wants to make sure he's not forgotten. Jackie Reilly, Javon's mother, is planning a ceremony to mark the.
Looking for a new job ? Williamson County Schools (WCS) could have a job opening for you. You can explore the employment possibilities at WCS' District -Wide Career Fair this Saturday, April 1 from 9 a.m. – 12 noon at Independence High School , located at .
Independence Missouri Police Officer Tom Wagstaff, who was shot and critically injured in the line of duty on March 29th, has been transferred from Centerpoint Medical Center to a long-term rehabilitation facility. We are amazed at the progress he has.
An Independence family says it cannot get the school district to stop bullies from attacking their son. An 11-year-old boy says he's endured physical and emotional bullying for months. His parents say they've tried everything to keep him safe, but he's.