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Hoisington Library to close for holiday


HOISINGTON —The Hoisington Public Library will be closed Feb. 21 in observance of Presidents’ Day. The Library will reopen Tuesday, Feb. 22 at noon.


EMS/HS prepares for Quality Assurance Review visit


ELLINWOOD — Ellinwood Middle/High School’s Quality Assurance Review will take place on Monday, Feb. 21. The review is led by a team of professionals from across the state.

During the review, the Quality Assurance Review team conducts interviews with a range of school stakeholders, reviews school documents and student performance data, and makes professional observations to determine the degree to which the school meets standards for accreditation.

The team will share its findings in oral and written formats and will make an accreditation recommendation for national review. The school will use the findings from the team to further its continuous improvemen