All posts by Christine A. Holliday

Random Drug Testing in Schools

There’s more than just reading, writing and arithmetic in schools today. For some in the area, random drug testing is also part of the agenda. Most recently, Maumee Schools joined other schools in the Northern Lakes League in requiring random drug testing for students who participate in sports and extracurricular activities (grades 7-12) and for

St. Ursula Juniors prepare for new graduation requirements

Juniors at St. Ursula Academy are getting a head start on meeting the new Ohio graduation requirements. Their curriculum already includes the coursework required by State regulations, but they had an opportunity to get library cards so that they can access resources at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library. One of those resources is a

St. Ursula STEM Team is National Winner

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) club members at St. Ursula Academy were rewarded for the hard work on their Save the Soil project, selected as a winner in the Lexus Eco Challenge Challenge 1 Water and Land. There were 16 high school awards—two from each of the four sections of the country, and

Science Super Stars: SUA STEM Team in Two Contests

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. At St. Ursula Academy,  it also stands for hard work and creativity as STEM students enter projects in two competitions. One, a robotics contest at BGSU, requires students to design and build a robot to modernize farming, then present their work to a panel of judges. The