Quincy School District committee looks at training targeting bullying
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Quincy School District committee looks at training targeting bullying

The Quincy School District will look at offering additional training to staff and students about bullying, hate speech and related issues that often lead to discipline problems.

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Revised projections highlight QPS financial struggles

Revised projections paint a darker financial picture for the Quincy School District. "May is going to be a tight month for us," Business Manager Joel Murphy said.

Super '70s Bash gives last look at former Quincy High School
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Super '70s Bash gives last look at former Quincy High School

A group of Quincy High School graduates eager for any excuse for a party has found another one. Taking a last look at their high school, now Baldwin Intermediate School and slated for demolition beginning this summer, helped inspire the QHS Super '70s Bash to bring together a decade of grads.

St. Dominic students use new robot to help build STEM skills
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St. Dominic students use new robot to help build STEM skills

QUINCY -- St. Dominic students use robot to help build STEM skills

Composer stops in Quincy to debut piece, discuss importance of writing music
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Composer stops in Quincy to debut piece, discuss importance of writing music

Stephanie Berg says hearing her compositions performed in concert for the first time never gets old. Her latest piece, "Ignite," commissioned by the Quincy Symphony Orchestra, will have its world premiere during the QSO's April 29 concert.

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Memphis teacher named Literacy Teacher of the Year

Angie Wentworth, a Scotland County Elementary School teacher in Memphis, has been named Rotary District 6040's Literacy Teacher of the Year. The district covers the northern half of Missouri and has 56 clubs, including Kansas City.

Service League donates more than $15K to Payson schools
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Service League donates more than $15K to Payson schools

The Payson School District soon will have enough Chromebook laptops for each middle and high school student in the district, thanks to a grant from Quincy Service League.

Hannibal School Board considers school-based health clinic
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Hannibal School Board considers school-based health clinic

The Hannibal School District is considering creating a school-based health clinic that would allow students and their families access to health care provided on campus.

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Monroe City still debating four-day school week

The Monroe City School District has yet to come to a decision about switching to a four-day school week as early as next academic year.

JWCC, QU announce new transfer agreements in three subjects
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JWCC, QU announce new transfer agreements in three subjects

John Wood Community College and Quincy University have approved new transfer agreements that will make it easier for JWCC graduates to earn bachelor's degrees from QU in three high-demand subject areas.