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Campbell County K-12 Enrollment on the Rise

If the Campbell County School District’s fall enrollment number is a bellwether of population growth and employment to come, then the county is looking good. During the 2019-2020 fall enrollment period, the district added 109...

Campbell County Schools Committed to Staying Open, Officials Say

Schools in Campbell County are committed to staying open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but growing shortages in trained faculty because of quarantine restrictions could change that, according to local school officials. On Monday, COVID-19 numbers...

Veterans’ Services Outrank Public School Security, Several Others in County 1% Survey

Residents of Campbell County ranked veterans’ services as one of the top three most important programs funded by the county’s Optional One-Percent, according to this year’s survey. The county received over 2,400 responses from county...

School Board Gets Down with STEM

Last night’s meeting of the Campbell County School Board of Trustees began like it always does, with student celebrations. In the past, students have joined trustees on the raised dais to show off different...

School Board Approves Summer Construction Projects

Arete Design Group's artist rendering of the new CCHS stadium. CLARIFICATION: Currently there is no summer construction scheduled at the Campbell County High School Stadium. At Tuesday's meeting, the Campbell County School Board only approved opening the...

Balow Participates in National Discussion on Rural Education

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Jillian Balow was recently part of a national conversation on rural education that was the culmination of 18 months of collaboration on a newly released book, “No Longer Forgotten:...

State Department of Education Announces Grant to Expand After School Programs in Campbell County

Caitlin Pedersen helps kids cover their palms with paint and then apply their hand prints to the wall at the Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County. (Gillette, Wyo) Youth Emergency Services is one of...

Campbell County High School celebrates turning tassels

GILLETTE, Wyo. — About 200 Campbell County High School students proudly wore purple and gold as they said goodbye to a chapter of their lives Sunday at CAM-PLEX. Class president and valedictorian Jacob Decker welcomed...
Speech therapist working with little girl in office.

New RISE Award Celebrates Classified K-12 Employees

Nominations Open for 2020 RISE Award Governor Mark Gordon and the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) announced Tuesday that they have opened the 2020 application period for the all-new Wyoming Recognizing Inspirational School Employees (RISE) Award,...

Campbell County School Board Switches Chair and Vice-Chair

(Gillette, Wyo.) Tuesday night's meeting for the Campbell County School Board revealed an influential transition of leadership. Lisa Durgin, member of the School Board since 2008, has stepped down from her position. Durgin stated...