FCCLA middle schoolers teach third graders

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Russell Anglin Tucumcari Middle School’s Family Career and Community Leaders of America organization concluded its series of healthy living classes Thursday. The middle school FCCLA students have been taking turns teaching Tucumcari Elementary School third graders about diet and exercise for the past five weeks as part of the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension […]

03-22-2008: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt, Dunn Park, 2300 S. Fourth St. All ages up to Fifth Graders are welcome to hunt. Today: 5:30 Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association potluck supper. 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering and music begins, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free Admission.

October 1963

Bill Speed was student council president for the 1963-1964 academic year at ENMU. …Violet McBryde was named Woman of the year by the Tucumcari Business and Professional Women’s Club. …Thomas B. Hoover, medical advisor for the selective service, received a certificate of appreciation from President Kennedy and Gov. Jack Campbell. …Donna Kinkead, daughter of Lewis […]

Board reiews progress statistics

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Tucumcari’s third-graders perform above the goals set by New Mexico’s Public Education Department in reading, math and science, according to a report presented at the Tucumcari School Board meeting Tuesday. However, there is a decline after that, said board member Albert Mitchell. Mitchell has been analyzing test data supplied by […]

San Jon hosts middle school tournament

By Albert Trujillo The San Jon Coyotes hosted their annual middle school basketball tournament Thursday through Saturday in the Coyote gymnasiums. Participants of the boys and girls division were San Jon, Tucumcari seventh and eighth graders, Logan, Floyd and Clovis Christian. The girls champions were the Floyd Broncos, with the Logan Longhorns as runners up […]

Taste beguiles seventh graders

TV Hagenah Seventh graders at Tucumcari Middle School spent one class period on Thursday in a way that many students and some adults wish they could, dining on food of the Southwest. Social studies teacher Alicia Trujillo had her second annual “Taste of New Mexico Day” at which the students bring foods that are identified […]

House public school publishes honor roll

House Municipal Schools has announced the honor roll students for the first quarter of the 2004-2005 school year. Those listed on the “A” Honor Roll are seniors, Nathan Foust and Lindsy Lee; sophomores Sara Lee and Shannon Lane; eighth grader, Kristopher Foust; and fifth graders, Daniel Lyons and Kaylee Tibbs. The “A” and “B” Honor […]

FCCLA members learn to teach

William Thompson In a collaborative venture between New Mexico State University’s Extension Service and the Tucumcari High School chapter of Family Career and Community Leaders of America, nine high school students will be teaching third graders about nutrition. The program, entitled, “Eat Smart, Play Hard,” involves three groups of three Tucucmari High School students that […]

Lady Rattler coaches hold basketball camps

TV Hagenah The Coaching staff of the Lady Rattler basketball squad will be holding their Lady Rattler “Nothing but Net” Basketball Camp June 14-18, and according to Lady Rattler head coach Alicia Trujillo, she is looking forward to a good week of basketball during the middle of June. Trujillo said she and fellow Lady Rattler […]

Proficiency scores released

TV Hagenah Of 82 schools in the state, two Quay County schools are ranked in the top 10 in some of the grades and areas in regard to their scores on the annual state proficiency exam. Logan ranked fourth in eighth grade language arts recording in the 73.9 percentile, fourth in the fourth grade language […]