ridgeway elementary http://kbia.org en Major changes discussed for Columbia's Lee Elementary School http://kbia.org/post/major-changes-discussed-columbias-lee-elementary-school <p>The Columbia Board of Education debated a major change for one of its elementary schools at last night’s meeting. <a href="http://service.columbia.k12.mo.us/lee" target="_blank">Lee Expressive Arts Elementary School</a>, located in the heart of downtown Columbia, is attempting to follow the example set by Ridgeway Elementary and become an autonomous school operating within the Columbia Public School District.</p><p>Lee parent Candace Sall said she is excited for the changes to come.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 14:05:24 +0000 Marissa Balmas 31714 at http://kbia.org Major changes discussed for Columbia's Lee Elementary School Two Columbia schools jointly seeking $50,000 grand prize http://kbia.org/post/two-columbia-schools-jointly-seeking-50000-grand-prize <p>Columbia’s Ridgeway Elementary and Battle High schools have jointly applied to a national voting competition for a grant to help fund ongoing educational programs. The Clorox Power a Bright Future grant program is granting a 50-thousand-dollar grand-prize to the school that receives the most votes on its website.</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 14:22:00 +0000 Janet Saidi 24732 at http://kbia.org Two Columbia schools jointly seeking $50,000 grand prize Pumkpins, melons and corn http://kbia.org/post/pumkpins-melons-and-corn <p>Columbia has lots of community gardens, and several school gardens. But school-community gardens? On Tuesday at Ridgewood Elementary, the school and community worked together to start planting the city&#39;s first community garden at a public school.</p><p class="Radiotrax"> Wed, 30 May 2012 12:05:00 +0000 Jacob Fenston 14955 at http://kbia.org Pumkpins, melons and corn Community garden breaks ground at Ridgeway Elementary http://kbia.org/post/community-garden-breaks-ground-ridgeway-elementary <p>Today gardeners broke ground on Columbia&#39;s newest community garden. The plot of land at Ridgeway Elementary is the city&#39;s first community garden located at a public school.</p><p> Tue, 29 May 2012 23:58:19 +0000 Jacob Fenston 14957 at http://kbia.org Community garden breaks ground at Ridgeway Elementary Newscast for May 29, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-29-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Columbia group aims to prevent community violence</li><li>Mo. court strikes down part of a 2008 harassment law</li><li>Community garden opens at Ridgeway Elementary</li></ul> Tue, 29 May 2012 23:21:50 +0000 Lukas Udstuen 14953 at http://kbia.org