- Toledo High School SkillsUSA Team Takes 2nd At State
- School District FAC Meets Tonight 6 PM
- Library Welcomes Author Dave Berger 7 PM
- Tech Tuesday
From Toledo School District via Facebook:
This was the first year for SkillsUSA at Toledo High School. Our team consisted of: senior Jonathan Thompson-Foafoa, junior Shareace Miller, and freshmen Maliyah Miller, and Shawn Crossfield.
We qualified for State in eight categories: Creed, Robotics Automation Technology, T-shirt Design, Medical Terminology, CPR/Standard First Aid, Early Childhood Education, and Related Technical Math.
At State, our team scored very well, especially for our first year. Our students represented Toledo High School and our community with professionalism and great sportsmanship.
Our Robotics team of Jonathan Thompson-Foafoa and Maliyah Miller took second place at State! Congratulations!
Our team members also helped the State Director pack up equipment on Saturday morning.
We are very thankful for our sponsors, the staff at THS, the School Board, and the Toledo Community:
Gold Level: Toledo Lion's Club, Les Schwab Chehalis, Valley View Health Center
Silver Level: Betty's Place, Twin Cities Sign and Graphics (in-kind donations, printed banner)
We are already planning next year. We plan on working with our colleagues in other Lewis County schools to have scrimmages and share resources. Our students have great ideas to get others involved. Look for us at the Toledo Fishing Derby, Friday Night Frog Jumping at Cheese Days, and marching in local parades.
Mr Reynolds says: Please don’t forget the THS Ag Science/ FFA class has Tomatoes and Peppers For Sale at the Napa Store downtown. The class has 3 varieties of peppers, those being Reds, Greens and a Hot variety They are in 4“ pots for only 2 bucks.
For Tomatoes, they have grown Early Girl, Better Boy, Cherry, A Roma variety and Stupice. Most all of these plants are in 4” pots for the smaller ones and Gallon size for just $3 dollars each.
Folks have been asking about the Stupice variety. The Stupice is a Czechoslovakian Heirloom leaf variety tomatoe that is perfect for growers in our grow zone. Small to medium fruit size and very productive all season. You will need to cage them.
Once again, 4 inch pots are only $2 dollars and the 1 gallon size pots are just $3 dollars. The plants are moving fast so get them while you can.
Chuck Reynolds, Ag Science volunteer and advisor To Mr. John Ball THS
Gallery 505 featured artist for May is, according to another Gallery artist, “Bob Espen, and he's a really awesome woodworker and all-around interesting dude.”
Stop in 1 - 5 p.m. Tuesday - Saturday and learn a bit more about the artistic expression he brings to all his endeavors.
Superintendent Chris Rust was featured in The Chronicle last week regarding ongoing FAC work.
Tonight: Toledo School District’s Facilities Advisory Committee is working to find alternative solutions to update and upgrade school buildings. You’re invited to get on board 6 p.m. Tuesday at the high school library. Documents to date available at this direct link.
Also tonight: Join us 7 p.m. at Toledo Community Library as we learn about razor clams from David Berger, author of "The Razor's Edge: The Washington Razor Clam Phenomenon." Sponsored by Humanities Washington.
Toledo Park Board May 10, 2017 meeting cancelled. Park Board monthly meeting 3 p.m. second Wednesdays in Council Chambers unless otherwise notified. Contact City Hall for up-to-date information: (360)864-4564.
Thursday: Toledo Thursday Market planning meeting 6:30 p.m. at Camp Singing Wind. On track to kick off June 15 across from boat launch.
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