Right now, there are more than 80 students taking classes at Grandview High School, who are also earning college credit without ever leaving campus.
Monday night, after a short executive session, the Grandview School Board voted to approve moving forward with the possible acquisition of Euclid Park. That means they approved Superintendent Kevin Chase sending a letter to the city showing their interest in the property. The city recently declared the park surplus because it could no longer afford to maintain the property.
For more than a decade track team members and their families have known that the red track in Grandview’s Rich Leenhouts Stadium was on its last leg. But the Grandview School district is hoping to remedy this with a capital improvements levy that is set to go before voters in November.
Sandra Ortiz always knew that she wanted to make a difference. She knew she wanted to help children work toward a brighter future. And now, that’s exactly what she’s doing. Ortiz is working as McClure Elementary School’s first-ever vice principal.