Category: Education

Waste Warriors at Work in Urbana

Photo | Pam Schipper HAWK Kids collect data during a lunch trash sort at Urbana Elementary on Jan. 4.

Giggles and exclamations of “eww” erupted in the Urbana Elementary cafeteria on Friday, Jan. 4 as 12 fifth graders, all members of HAWK (Helping All Kids With Kindness) Kids, donned blue gloves and prepared to sort third-lunch trash. When Bar-T…

Assignment Education

Photo | Submitted Ms. Kelsey and Ms. Ashley’s students at The Goddard School in Urbana are organizing a year-long Acts of Kindness campaign.

Goddard Embarks on Acts of Kindness Campaign Students in the Elephants classroom at The Goddard School in Urbana kicked off a year-long Acts of Kindness campaign with a recycled toy drive in December. Through the December donation drive, students learned…

Assignment Education

Photo | Pam Schipper The UHS Show Choir completes its six-number competition set with “I’m Still Standing” at the Dec. 12 gala.

Urbana’s Got Talent Features Audience Voting The 19th annual UHS Talent Show on Nov. 27 incorporated live audience voting for the first time. Judges Jack Sclar, Pam McCarthey, Amy Deavers, Lisa Matthews and Matt Kopp narrowed 17 talented acts down…