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2 award-winning Campbell County teachers resign after feeling ‘defeated and done’

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A Campbell County School District teacher who said she would die in the classroom decided to resign this past school year. Jennifer Farnes taught sixth grade at Rawhide Elementary for seven years....

Campbell County School District board approves 2022-2023 budget

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County School District Board of Trustees approved the 2022-2023 budget administrators presented July 20. Superintendent Alex Ayers said July 22 that the board approved the budget administration presented, without changes. The anticipated...

Campbell County School District Board to hold budget hearings tonight

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County School District Board of Trustees will hold budget hearings and request public input tonight at 6 p.m. at the Educational Services Center, 1000 W. Eighth St., Gillette. According to the...

Campbell County School District announces meal prices for 2022-2023

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County School District 1 has released meal prices for the 2022-2023 school year. Federal COVID-19 free meal waivers were not extended for the upcoming school year, a flier said. Nutrition Services Director...

Wyoming superintendent willing to risk losing ~$40M in federal money for school lunches

GILLETTTE, Wyo. —  Wyoming will not comply with President Joe Biden's executive order of new anti-discrimination mandates, the state's Superintendent of Public Instruction said in a news release Wednesday. On May 5, the U.S. Department...
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Bus staffing improves with emergency pay increases, but job openings remain

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County School District bus staffing has vastly improved following pay increases, but the district is still hiring, school officials said. In an attempt to encourage enough applicants for bus driver jobs...

After 35 years, Campbell County School District attorney says farewell

GILLETTE — Frank Stevens tonight attended his last school board meeting as Campbell County School District's attorney. He had spent 35 years in the role with the district, which he said is one of the...

Campbell County school board approves adding girls’ wrestling to high school programs

GILLETTE, Wyo. – Campbell County School District No. 1 high schools will begin offering girls’ wrestling. The school board unanimously approved the addition at its June 14 meeting. Superintendent Alex Ayers said he supports establishing the...

Campbell County School Board to hold special meeting June 14

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County School District Board of Trustees on June 14 will have a special meeting regarding back-to-school procedures before its regular meeting. The meeting will be held at 5 p.m. in the...

4-J Elementary beats other CCSD schools to full rollout of touchscreen-like technology

GILLETTE, Wyo. — 4-J Elementary is the first school in Campbell County School District #1 to receive a full rollout of new touchscreen-like technology in the classroom. Director of Technology Brian Knox told school board...