Friday, February 21, 2020

Exeter-Milligan Girls win first game at Sub-Districts over Osceola

 Exeter-Milligan easily defeated Osceola 54-25 Tuesday night in sub-district action.

EM Girls fall at sub-districts

 After losing by 30 points to Exeter-Milligan during the regular season, Dorchester was well pre-pared to take on the Timberwolves at sub-districts Tuesday night.  The Longhorns had been prepped to handle the Exeter-Milligan full court press and handled it well.  They shut out the Timberwolves in the first quarter scoring eight points to take a 15-10 lead at the half.  The Timberwolves got close a few times but see their season end as the Longhorns led the entire game winning 28-18.

Exeter-Milligan Update: Junior Career Day

Junior Career Day
By Denice Kovanda, Exeter-Milligan Guidance Counselor

Exeter-Milligan Schools hosted the Blue River Cohort Junior Career Day on February 11.  There were six schools in attendance with over 90 students.  During the day students learned about Test Prep, Getting into College, Coping Skills, Money Matters, and Personal Safety.  In addition there was a business panel who discussed their businesses and what they are looking for in employees.  Students also had a chance to talk to representatives from colleges, businesses, and the military.  Schools attending included Exeter-Milligan, Friend, Shickley, McCool Junction, Dorchester and Heartland.

Pictured are area students visiting the colleges, business and military present at the Career Day.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Exeter-Milligan Update: Social Studies

Social Studies Update
By Brian Murphy, Exeter-Milligan Social Studies Instructor

The social science classes of Mr. Murphy have been busy learning about a variety of topics. In eighth grade American History, we spent the last couple weeks before break preparing for the citizenship test. Freshmen in World Geography have been studying regions of the United States. We will be moving to other continents of the world as the semester progresses. In high school American History, we have started the second semester learning about the New Deal and the Great Depression. In Post World War II History, we are moving into the 1980s events.

Pictured is Troy Kalloff presenting to his eighth grade classmates about Article II of the Constitution, particularly about his passion, the electoral college.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Exeter-Milligan Participates in CRC Choir

Junior High students from Crossroads Conference schools including Exeter-Milligan worked with clinician Dane Christensen on Monday, February 3 at Hampton. The group performed four songs in a 5 p.m. concert.