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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 23

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Vltotttt- ALTON EVENING TELEGMAPJri WEDNESDAY, AUGUSf 14,1963 Workshop Set At Greenfield Carrollton Schools Will i -'• OpjenSept.4 CARROLLTON *~ The first full day of school in the Carrollton Unit will be Sept. 4, Supt. L. C. Schreiter, has announced. Pictures of students will be taken opening cards. day for identification Physical exams for all candidates for football, basketball and track will be given on Aug. 29 at the high school at 9 a.m. Registration and issuing of books for freshmen will be Aug. 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.tn., for sophomores the same hours on Aug. 29 and for juniors and seniors on Aug. 30. A faculty workshop for teachers will be held Sept. 3 beginning at 9 a.m. in the high school and a luncheon will be served at noon in the school cafeteria for teachers and members of the board of education. Other events scheduled for fall are: taking pictures of the senior class and members of the Year Book staff on Sept. 25; FHA supper in the K of C hall Oct. 3; annual metting of the Marquette Division of the IEA on Oct. 11 in Granite City (holiday); first six weeks exams on Oct. 18; county teacher's institute on Oct. 25 (holiday); Veterans Day on Nov. 11 (holiday); junior class play Nov. 15; lyceum course on Nov. 19; Thanksgiving vacation Nov. 28 and 29; Christmas vacation Dec. 23 to Jan 2; semester exams Jan. 16 and 17; Lincoln's birthday Feb. 12 (holiday); examinations Feb. 28; Easter vacation March 26 to GREENFIELD - Teachers of Unit District 10 will meet at the high school for a workshop Tuesday. Sept. 3. The following day, Sept. 4, will be the first day of student classes at both the elementary school and junior senior high school. High school registration was made at the close of the 19621963 school year and the date of registration for new students,. those entering high school, ancli emergency changes in the schedules of students, will be announced. Twelve buses provide transportation for students from parts of Greene, Macoupin, and Morgan Counties to the elementary and high school attendance centers in Greenfield. The daily bus schedules will be announced. New Teachers Two new instructors in the high school are Mias Cherie Hen drix, social studies; Lawrence Greenwood Jr. of Olney, mathe matics. Greenwood is a gradu ate of Southern Illinois Universi ty and Miss Hendrix, who is from Highland, is a graduate of Greenville College. Both are 3 t BRIGHTON GRADE SCHOOL New building addition going up at tug, However, according to Superin Brighton West Elementary School, not tendent Troy L. Meyer, building will bi yot under roof two weeks ago, is. not expected to be ready for school open- occupied at once upon completion. bo About 760 Students taking graduate summer cours- March 31; April 17, examinations for fifth six weeks. Plans for the close of school have not been completed, the superintendent announced. The faculty has been completed with the exception of an English II teacher and speech and guidance counselor. Doctors to Be Third of Staff At Monlicello Monticellcc College will have over one-third of its full-time educational staff this year composed of teachers 'thai have their earned doctorate degree. This figure represents one of the highest ratios of doctorates to the number of full-time educational staff members ever recorded at the two-year women's college. This year's students per faculty member ration remains the same as last year, when the approximate ratio of nine to one was reported. Faculty additions and replacements for the 1963-64 year are reported as follows, by Dr. Duncan Wimpress, president of Monticello: Eddie G. Barber, will assume the position of instructor in speech. He holds a B.F.A. from Arkansas State College and an M.A. from Southern Illinois .University. Dr. Richard W. Coleman, will head the division of sicence and mathematics and also assume the position of instructor in biology. He earned his B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California. Mary Doak will join the faculty as instructor in English. She holds her B.A. from Miami University and her M.A, from the University of Wisconsin. Rosa Echevarria will be a es. Other high school faculty members are Don Gustine, athletic director; Mrs. Shirley Glenn, commercial; Mrs. Roy Hettick, mathematics and science; Don Reynolds, industrial arts and driver training; William Thurman, English department; Mrs. Goldie Tranbarger, vocational home economics; Mrs. Olive. Harr, physical education; and Sanford Hutchison, agriculture. Junior high faculty members are Ken Azbcll, science and coaching; Mrs. Carl Nell, language arts and social studies; Robert Morrow, junior- senior art; Howard Phullips, language arts; and Mrs. Mabel Rexroad, mathematics and English. Jerome Ruble is instrumental Calhoun School Enrollment Expected to Remain the Same HARDIN — Enrollment in th schools of Calhoun Communit; Unit District No. 40, for the 1963 64 term, is expected to remai about the same as last year, 76C students, according to Unit Super Intendent Robert Allen. The uni includes Calhoun High School in Hardin, and grade attendanc centers in Batchtown, Hardin Hamburg, Kampsville and M chael. Registration dates for h i g 1 school students will be the wee! of Aug. 19. Seniors will register on Monday, Aug. 19; juniors Tuesday, sophomores, W e d n e s day; freshmen, Thursday; and al those who were not able to reg- ster on the scheduled day, on Friday. Hours of registration wil be 9 a.m. to 12 noon, and 1 >.m. to 4 p.m. each day, at the u'gh school. A teacher institute is set for Aug. 28 at the high school and itudents will report for the first iession—a half-day—on Aug. 29. First full day of school will be music director of the district; (Aug. 30. member of the language faculty. She holds a B.A. and B.S. frm the Institute de Segunda Ensen- anza and Doctor in Laws from the University of Havana (Cuba). Venkatachari Gopalan, will assume the position of instructor in English. He holds a B.A., LL.B., and M.A. from the Gujarat University (India) and an Al.A. from Washington University, St. Louis. Dr. John J. Lcnnon, will assume the duties of instructor in social science and head of the division of social science. He received his A.B. from John Carroll University; liis M.A. from Catholic University; and his Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame, Jane B. Palin will join the fac ulty as instructor in Languages. She received her 3.A. and M.A. from the University of Oregon. Pr. Felix Conrad Schwarz has been named to hte art faculty He received his A.B. and A.M. from George Washington University and his Ph.D. from Colunv bja University, Donald Wright will become a member of the English faculty, He reeelved his B,S, from St, Lxmis University. In addition 1° Ihe new faculty members that .will join the Monticello Staff lor the 18$--64 year, three new s^f members will be anwunced within the next few * Mrs. Kathleen Powell, remedia reading; Miss Lorene Sooy, librarian; counselor, S. W. Thornton; and Mrs. Wilfred Koehm, school nurse. Mrs. Edna Waltrip is in charge of the elementary school lunch room and Mrs. Melvin Hankins, at the junior high lunch room. Teachers in the elementary school for the first six grades are Mrs. John Cox, Mrs. William Lahr. Mrs. Elsie Geers, Miss Virginia Knisley, Miss Helen Crist, Miss Teresa Hayes, Miss Mary Marx Sousley, Mrs. Ray Stout, Mrs. Ruth Thein, Mrs. Irene Maupin, Miss Velma Sonneborn, Mrs. Helena Rimbey, Miss Lucile Barnett, Mrs. Rose Mary Reed, Mrs. Howard Phillips, Mrs. Lela Steidly, Mrs. Elsie Hudson, and Mrs. Mary Jimmy. One vacancy still exists in the sixth grade. New Principal John O. Burch, former principal, has succeeded James T. Harrison as district superintendent and Robert Gaither, a former member of the high school faculty, is junior-senior high school principal. High school class officers were elected in May for the 1963-1964 year. They are: Senior, Gary ^ange, president; Lincoln Cochran, vice president; Janine Barton, secretary; and Mary Sonne- Dorn, treasurer. Juniors, Larry White, president; John Roberts, vice president; Brenda Meyer, secretary; and John Koehm, treasurer. Sophomores, Greg Koehm, president; Ricky Goodman, vice president; Larry Roberts, secretary; and Donna Winters, treasurer. Freshmen, Gary Steckel, president; Harold Arnold, vice president; Nancy Doyle, secretary; and Patty Ross, treasurer. ROME—Several beer importers n Italy say they will buy trade mark rights and brew their prod uct here for quicker sale. l»olic« Watch Film One teaching position in C houn High School remains unfilled. Mack Kitten, who taught German here last year, resigned to return to school to work on his master's degree, and his successor has not been named. Three other vacancies in the teacliing staff have been filled. William DeWerff assumed h i s duties as agricultuure teacher on July 1. He replaces Chester Knight, who held the position for a number of years, and who is now serving as county superintendent of schools in Calhoun County. De Werff received his bachelor of science degree in agriculture from Southern Illinois University this spring. He was married in June to Miss Karen Elaine Clouter of Owaneco, 111., and they are making their home in Hardin. Larry Churchman has been hired as head basketball coach, P. E. teacher and social studies teacher. A graduate of this high school, Churchman is the son of Mrs. Nellie Churchman of Michael. While in high school he lettered in all varsity sports, and ,vas a basketball letterman at Southern Illinois University, Alton. He was graduated in June with a B.S. degree in Education. Churchman replaces Larry Johnson, who resigned to accept a coaching and teaching position at Altamont. Patrick Claywell of St. Louis las been hired as head football coach in the high school, succeed- ng Charles Raich, who will teach and coach in Roxana this year. Claywell is a 1962 graduate of Mortheast Missouri State Teachers College at Kirksville, where lie lettered in varisty football for four years. In his senior year he was all-conference center in the YI.I.A.A. Conference, and he was basketball. Mr. and Mrs. Claywell have two small children. Mrs. Mildron Barry of Hardin will replace Mrs. Margaret Poore in the Hamburg grade attendance center. Mrs. Poore resigned her psoition there, after more than 30 years in the teaching profession, to become assistant county sup erintendent of schools. The onl other vacancy in the grade school of the unit is in Kampsville. Ma Mclntyre, teacher and coach a Kampsville for the past t w years, has accepted a coachin position in Brussels High School Jersey Schools Will Have New Social Study Series JERSEYVILLE — A new serie of social studies materials wi be used this year in Community Unit District No. 110, Jersey an Greene Counties, according to in formation released by Lloyd D Bauersachs, administrative assis ant of elementary education i the unit. Recommendation of teache committees at the close of th ast term led to the- program adopted. It will include: a guid of resources units for grades on ind two; textbooks for these tw grade consisting of materials from the Follett and McMillan Publish ng Companies. Also included will be a fused o ntergrated social studies program published by the Follett Co. i ;rades three through seven; an i United States History textboo published by Silver-Burdett Co. ir ;rade 8. A new textbook concern ed with the study of Illinois, anc the State and Federal Constitu tion will replace the workbook ormerly used. During the last school year thre eacher committees, representin he primary, intermediate an unior high grade levels complete a study of the social studies'pro gram. They began work by study ng curriculum guides of outstanc ng programs in other elemental- schools and reading professiona )Ooks and articles presenting dii erent concepts of a social stuc es program. The committee con inued their work by formulating •bjectives and establishing sug gested content for each grad< evel. After screening all available elected to Who's Who in American colleges and universities, lie will also teach driver training, P.E., English, and assit in .ppropriate social studies . ma erials, representatives of fiv extbook companies were invitee o meet with the committee to- lain and answer questions con erning the different programs. Gus F. Roth, superintendent o chools in the Unit has announcec lial a 25 cent increase will be iade in the elementary book rent Is for the coming year. The in crease will compensate in par for the increased costs of the books to the school over the past three years. The rental fee pays for the consumable worl books and the hardbound book used by the students. As the nami infers the workbooks are thosi which can be used only the on year while the life of the hard bound books is about three years Roth stated that the cost of firs grade material has increased 4: percent in three years. Percentagi increases in the other grades fo the same period have been a: HARTFORD SCHOOL ADDITION This now $30,000 addition to Hurtford Elementary School will be offl classrooms, a library room, nurses quarters and an all-purpose room, which daily openetl to students with the start is located in the basement, of school Sent. 8. The addition has eight follows: Second, 39; Third,14 Fourth, 5; Sixth and Seventh, 5 and Eighth, 10. Rental costs for the 1963-64 tern will be as follows; 1st and 2n grades ?7; 3, 4, 5 and 6th grade: ?7.25; 7th grade $8.25; 8th grad 58.50. The books are available for is suance to the students upon pay ment of the rental on the firs day of school. Edwardsville Schools Get Cleaning Up EDWARDSVILLE - Custodian are working under the supervi sion of Ray Kuchta, director o buildings and grounds, to have schools in good condition on Sept 3. Buildings are being thorough ly cleaned "and floors are bein treated to withstand the wear from 4800 pair of feet. In addition to the usual clean ing and treating, there is also a annual program of maintenanc by local contractors. The annua outlay for painting calls for abou $5,000 each year to give eac building a paint job every fiv years. • This year, painting contracts to taling $4,785.20 will provide inter ior painting at the Senior Hig School, Columbus Kindergarten Glen Carbon School, Hadley Build ing, Lincoln, Hamel, Quercu Grove and Caipenter buildings. E terior painting is underway at th Senior High School, Hadley am Carpenter Schools. Carpentry contracts totaling $8 486.81 will provide acoustica ceiling tile in the third floor coi ridor and floor underlay and til ng in four rooms at. the Senio High, floor underlay and tiling ir wo corridors, acoustical ceilin n gym, a partition and replace ment of window sash at the Columbus School, floor underlay am tiling in the Columbus Kindergar ;en building and the replacemen of basement doors and appljca tion of asbestos ceiling at Hadley Various walks and steps haw been repaired and the bus load ing area at Columbus has been paved and new walks installed at Leclaire School. The estimated replacement va lue of the school buildings in Dis trict 7 is $6.091,200. A good an nual maintenance program is nee essary to preserve these building and to extend their period of use 'ulncss. Edwardsvillc i Will Operate 12 Buildings EDU'ARDSVILLE - The Ed- vardsville Community Schools will operate in 12 buildings at the beginning of school in September. They are: Senior High School, grades 10, U and 12; Junior High School, grades 7, 8 and 9; Columbus, Kindergarten through 6; Leclaire, kindergarten through 6; •ladley, kindergarten through 6; ..incoln, kindergarten through 6; Olen Carbon, kindergarten urough 6; Moro, kindergarten u-ough 13; Midway, grades 4 hrough 6; Hamel, kindergarten nd grade J; Quercus Grove, grads. 2 and 3; Carpenter, grades 4 nd 5. Wood River High Sets Registration WOOD RIVER - Registration for all students above (he freshman level wilt start Aug. 26 in Wood River High School and freshmen orientation is scheduled for Aug. 29-30. according to br. Nels Havens, district superinlen- dent, Sept. 3 will he the first day of classes for all students. Dr. Havens reports that att increase of 50 students is expected in the school this year, making Ihr total enrollment approximately .1,250, as contrasted with approximately $1,200 last year, This increase, he said, is the result of babies born in the mid •10's or the World War II and postwar ear. Temporary Classrooms The expected Increased enrollment is one of the reasons that temporary classrooms have been constructed in the school building. The other reason is the fact, I hat space is needed for student who formerly used classroom space created in residential structures across Whilelaw Avenue from the school. These buildings have been torn clown to make way for the new school building expected to be completed by fall, 1964. C. Wayne Stevens, buildings and grounds superintendent at the school, reports that four classrooms have been made by erecting temporary partitions in the former student lounge room. "In addition to those, we have also created four classrooms by partitioning sections of the former band practice rooms," he said. "Another room has been created by putting a partition in study hall 102 and thus dividing it and there is a temporary classroom in a residence at 715 Whitelaw Ave. This is another former home purchased by the school on t h e east side of Whitelaw, but leaving it standing will not interfere with proposed building plans. Wood Panels All of the temporary partitions have been made with wood panels that can be-removed and used at other locations when the need 'or the temporary rooms ends Stevens said. The shower rooms and offices in both the stadium and in memorial gym have been completely re-painted. A new parking lot has been created in the 800 block of Wood River Avenue on the west side of the street for school with an exit on Condit Street. NEW ADMINISTRATORS Dr. Nels Havens, center, new super- appointed director of guidance and rog intendcnt of Wood River Community High School District 14, who started his duties Aug. 1 chats with Frank Van Dorcn, left, the school's newly istratton and with Harold Carr, nowly appointed administrative assistant to Havens. Dr. Haven Announces 15 New Teachers Will Start At Wood River High School WOOD RIVER A total of 15 new teachers will start their duties in Wood River High School this Fall, according to Dr. Nels Haven, superintendent. The new instructors, their education, previous experience, and the subject they will be tench- ing in Wood River High are: James Tyree, bachelor of science degree, Illinois Stale Normal U. Tyree has four years experience in the Alton School system and will teach physical education and driver education. East Schools Will Open On Aug. 30 ~ EAST ALTON — The opening day of school for all students in District 13 will be Aug. 30. All students must be present at 9 a.m. for registration. No classes will be held, but teachers will confer with the superintendent and principals. Labor Day, Sept. 2, will be a loliday, but Sept. 3 will be the first full day of school. Miss Diane Bei'lhoux, has her A.B. degree from Illinois College at Jacksonville and has had no previous experience. She w i 1 teach English, Noel Boatx received his bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Illinois University and has had eight years leaching experience in schools at Neoga, III, He will tench mathematics. Miss Shirley Breeze received her masters of Science degree from Southern Illinois University find has had three years teaching experience at Jennings, Mo. She will teach business education. Carrol Chamness, who received his bachelor of science degree from SIU, Alton campus, has had no previous teaching experience. He has been employed to teach English. Miss Mary Wllwn Crouch received her bachelor of science from SIU, Carbondale and has had no previous teaching experience. She will also teach English. Harol E. Eyman., who received his B.S. degree at SIU, Carbondale, has had one year of teaching experience at Coulterville and will teach mathematics. Mrs. Janice Farrell received her B.S. from Purdue University and will teach physical education. 1 Darrell Franklin, with a B.A. from Mi'Kendroe College has hud no previous experience and will leach Socinl Studios, Mrs. Joan Gilkison, B.S. University of Illinois, one year each leaching nt Salisbury, North Carolina and Kl Paso, Texas, will teach homenuiking. Miss Nancy Gillard received her A.B. degree from Lindenwood College, St. Charles, Mo. She has had no previous experience and will teach English. Mrs. Ine'/. Roberson who attended SIU has previously had one year of experience at the high school has been hired again to teach physical education. Arnold Segobiano, B.A. from Evansville College, Evansville, Ind., taught three years in t h e Highland High School at Highland, III. and will teacli mathematics. A 15th teacher not yet: hired at the time the above were announced by Dr. Havens. TO RELIEVE MISERY OF BOILS *PRID SALVE Draws, promote healing—minor euU, toratchei, bruisw, woundi. D»»w§, iplinttn, > J5< imA Mjr fMill RIMIDV COMPANY lit S. !»v«nth St.-.tt. loult J, Mo. STANDARD HOME FURNISHERS August Clearance Sale! Come to Standard Home Furnishers ior a fine selection of quality made dinette sets at low/ low clearance prices that say you need not try unknown brands. Choose from Nationally Known Makers including , , , "DAYSTROM" — "CHROMCRAFT" and "BRODY" in styles, sizes and color combinations fit for any kitchen. REG. $59.95 PROP LEAF TABLE Complete with 2 large, comfortable chairs in glistening chrome or rich bronze. 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