With the start of school now less than a week away,
new teachers were immersed in training activities to begin the month. From August 1-7, educators were introduced to
The Emporia Way of Capturing Kids' Hearts, Literacy First and establishing relationships with colleagues. Over 50 new teachers are joining the district this fall.
Emporia High School was well represented at the annual
Shrine Bowl held July 29 in El Dorado. Bryce Crouch had a tackle and an interception for the East Team, which had Spartans head coach Corby Milleson on its coaching staff. Also, Reagan Nelson, Cassidy Farmer, Alexa Houston, Jaimee Foster, Lauren Lopez, Izzy Alvarado, Megan Gordon, Hannah Cooper and Jacinda Weatherholt represented EHS on the cheer squad that was coached by Tara Trear and Tasha Messer. Adrian Sanchez, Brynn Riley, Cole Grayson, Conner Grayson, Diego Garcia, Ian Myers, Isaac Lawrence, Kyler Cain and Zachary Younie were part of the Shrine Bowl band.