A regional “End Child Poverty” campaign will be launched at a 10 a.m. meeting on Thursday (Dec. 14) in the library at DeLong Middle School, 2000 Vine St. in Eau Claire. The campaign will be spearheaded by the Chippewa Valley JONAH group. Members of the community are invited to the kickoff presentation. John Wagner, who […]
Fifteen robotics teams from three Eau Claire middle schools competed in the first-ever Blugold Beginnings Robotics Competition held recently at DeLong Middle School.
Other entries came from South and Northstar Middle Schools. (Additional photos of entrants in the competition can be found on the page where this account continues, inside the website.)
By Teri Piper Thompson, for the Chippewa Valley Post “The Bab el Mandeb, a strait between the Arabian Peninsula and the Horn of Africa, connects the Gulf of Aden to which body of water?” Do you know the answer to that question? Or to this one? “Irrigation from the Snowy Mountains in the Great Dividing […]
By Elena Wood, for the Chippewa Valley Post When I first started the “Humans of the Chippewa Valley” project, I didn’t think it would turn out to be this big. I knew we would be learning about a certain person and interviewing him or her. But what I didn’t know was that the university would […]
By Teri Piper Thompson, for the Chippewa Valley Post There are 54 amazing people living in the Chippewa Valley right now. Just ask 113 DeLong Middle School sixth graders. These students were able to make meaningful connections with the 54 community members through the school’s “Humans of the Chippewa Valley” project. That project culminated Monday evening with […]
DeLong Middle School and the Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation have announced the establishment of the DeLong Middle School Endowment fund, which was made possible through a gift from the Joe and Karen Hebl family. This endowed fund will support annual grant awards to honor and recognize student and staff excellence. On Wednesday, May 27, […]