Four Flint Metro League winter sports are
in the books and Kearsley teams swept all four
Congratulations to the varsity competitive cheer team, which won its first league championship in school history Feb. 8.
The victory breaks Brandon High School’s eight-year reign as Flint Metro League cheer champion. In addition, Coach Carrie Seymour was named league Coach of the Year!
The KHS wrestlers earned their second consecutive Flint Metro League wrestling championship Feb. 4. The last time the wrestling program won back-to-back league titles was in 1991 and 1992. Coach Luther Brown also was named league Coach of the Year for the third year in a row. Congratulations!
The bowling teams started the celebrations when team members clinched Flint Metro League championships in late January. This was the eighth consecutive conference championship for the girls and the third league title in the last four years for the boys.
The Kearsley School District needs substitute teachers, bus drivers and substitute bus drivers. For more information about substitute teaching,
call PESG at (866) 782-7277. For more information about driving bus, call
Ronda at (810) 591-7622.
You're invited to Parent Academy Feb. 22 at AMS
Kearsley staff members are presenting Parent Academy from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, for parents with children in grades kindergarten through eighth. The academy is designed for parents who want help guiding their children to a successful school journey. Parents can choose from a variety of sessions including stress and anger management, parenting and discipline strategies, understanding what we read and learning letter sounds. Understanding the "new math" is also on the agenda. For more information, call (810) 591-9929.
Kindergarten round-up scheduled for April
Parents wishing to register their child(ren) for kindergarten can do so from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 26; 1-7 p.m. April 27 and/or 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 29 at Weston Elementary, 2499 Cashin St., Burton.Be sure to bring students' original birth certificate, Social Security number, shot record and three proofs (any mail with your name and address on it) that you live in the Kearsley district. For more information, call (810) 591-8483.
Dial 2-1-1 for a community resource specialist
Central Michigan 2-1-1 connects people with agencies/organizations that provide water, food, clothing, education, counseling, health care, shelter, support groups, employment, legal aid, public safety, utility assistance, transportation, mental health services and more.
To contact Michigan 2-1-1, 24 hours per day, seven days per week, dial 2-1-1 or go to www.mi211.org.
A community resource specialist will discuss callers’ needs and give information and/or referrals that callers can contact for assistance.