School News, Menus (Week of Dec. 12)

PJHS News Readers entertain at Steiner Students in Ami Padgett’s classes plan to present a play to first grade students at Steiner Elementary Thursday. Padgett’s classes have been reading for younger children during the year, and the play counts as the semester test grade. The following students have been working to memorize lines and learn […]

School News/Menus

PJHS News Music concert At 7 p.m. Tuesday in the high school performing arts center 185 junior high choir and band students will present their Christmas program. Band director Cindy Stone and choir director Franklin Smith say this should be a memorable program with Handel’s “For Unto Us;” Holst’s “In the Bleak Midwinter,” as well […]

School news and menus (Nov. 13)

PJHS News MESA teams place Math, Engineering, and Science Achievement sponsor, Shareen King reports that the junior high team placed fourth overall at the Fall Design competition. This is superior considering that the team earned this “total points” award even though they did not compete in every category. Timothy Brooks and Blanca Selgado, On-site Science, […]

School News/Menus (Nov. 6 week)

Floyd School News Upcoming events • Booster Club will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the Community Building. • Progress reports will be sent home Friday. • There will be a “Sock Hop” on Nov. 22 at the school after the first home basketball game. • Thanksgiving break will be from Nov. 23-25. School will […]

10-30 Week School News, Menus, Local Briefs

Local Briefs Chi Omega Sorority will give out candy The Chi Omega Sorority members will be giving out candy from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday at their sorority house located on 1018 W. University. They will have lit-up pumpkins in front of their house. Dealership to hold Halloween festivities Richard Barton Pontiac-Buick-GMC in […]

Oct. 23 Week Menus

Portales Schools Breakfast Monday: Parent/Teacher Conference – No School Tuesday: Breakfast Pizza, Fresh Fruit and Milk Wednesday: Scrambled Eggs, Ham, Chilled Fruit and Milk Thursday: Ham and Cheese Pocket, Fresh Fruit and Milk Friday: Cold Cereal, Toast with Jelly, Juice and Milk Lunch Monday: Parent/Teacher Conference – No School Tuesday: Chicken Strips, Mashed Potatoes and […]

Oct. 20 Local Briefs

Base planning commission to meet in Clovis The New Mexico Military Base Planning Commission will host a meeting at 10 a.m. Friday in room 516 at Clovis Community College. The agenda includes an update presentation from the New Mexico Military Base Planning Commission discussing base support and economic impact issues. ENMU Upward Bound selling snacks […]

Oct. 16 School News and Menus

PJHS News Making Music Franklin Smith, choir director announced Portales Junior High choir students will have their first performance Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the high school’s Performing Arts Center. Smith said the program will include a variety of music styles. All family and friends are welcome.   First Quarter Ends Students completed their nine-weeks’ […]

Diversity, dinner recipes, dyslexia featured on show

Sheryl Borden: Local Columnist Information on life’s diversities, quick and easy dinner recipes and dyslexia will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at noon and on Saturday at 2 p.m. (All times are Mountain). “Creative Living” airs on public broadcasting station, KENW-TV, from Eastern New Mexico University in Portales. Georgia Durante is […]

Oct. 9 week School News, Menus

Portales Junior High School News Columbus Day Observed School will be closed Monday in compliance with federal holidays. Music News Choir director Franklin Smith says that the junior high Concert Choir and the Honor Choir are working hard preparing for a concert Oct. 18. Their program will contain many different styles of music from Spanish […]