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NK Teacher Tours Japan, Tastes Culture, Meets Atomic Bomb Survivor, Sees Fukushima

NK Teacher Tours Japan, Tastes Culture, Meets Atomic Bomb Survivor, Sees Fukushima

Makielski just returned from a three week trip to Japan after her selection to join 9 other middle and high school teachers to attend the 2014 Educator's Trip to Japan
NKHS Student Says Tardy Policy Needs Rethinking

NKHS Student Says Tardy Policy Needs Rethinking

"Does the punishment fit the crime?" asks Grace Callahan, a junior at NKHS.
NK's Dolan Wins Award for Italian Study

NK's Dolan Wins Award for Italian Study

Erin Dolan, a senior from North Kingstown and student at Bay View Academy, earned the Rhode Island Teachers of Italian 2014 Advisory Board Monetary Award for Italian IV, with a cash prize of
Local High School Student Nearly Tweets His Way Out of Final Exam

Local High School Student Nearly Tweets His Way Out of Final Exam

Patrick Limoges bet his math teacher that if he earned 50,000 retweets, he could skip his final exam in mathematics.
READ: 7th Graders Pen Poems after Gilbert Stuart Museum Trip

READ: 7th Graders Pen Poems after Gilbert Stuart Museum Trip

A group of seventh graders went on a field trip to the Gilbert Stuart Museum in Saunderstown recently. Here are their poems reflecting on that experience.
NK Softball Remains Undefeated

NK Softball Remains Undefeated

NK girls dominating Division I.
Letter: Teachers, Staff, Making a Difference in NK

Letter: Teachers, Staff, Making a Difference in NK

A letter from the National Education Association North Kingstown's executive board.
Stony Lane's Ferrario is Your 2014 Elementary Principal of the Year

Stony Lane's Ferrario is Your 2014 Elementary Principal of the Year

In five years at the helm, Stony Lane Principal Edward Ferrario has elevated the school to Leading school and State Commended and National Blue Ribbon School status.
Beisel Earns NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Beisel Earns NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Beisel, a telecommunications major at the University of Florida, has had a stellar swimming career in college, much like here in Rhode Island where she broke records.
NK Sophomore Attends Youth Leadership Seminar

NK Sophomore Attends Youth Leadership Seminar

Alexa joined more than forty other young high school leaders from the region as she represented North Kingstown High School.
NK'S Andrews is RIIL Student Athlete of the Year

NK'S Andrews is RIIL Student Athlete of the Year

But it's more than just her time on the field that got her the accolade.
NKHS is RI's No. 3 School, According to US News & World Report

NKHS is RI's No. 3 School, According to US News & World Report

USA Today's annual high school rankings are out.
NK Community Chorus Announces Scholarship Winners

NK Community Chorus Announces Scholarship Winners

Congrats are in order to Samuel Hollister and Catherine Reilly, two North Kingstown High School seniors who have won scholarships from the NK Community Chorus.
NEANK Urges NK Residents to be Engaged

NEANK Urges NK Residents to be Engaged

An open letter to the residents of North Kingstown.
NK Students get Close Up Look at Government in Washington, D.C.

NK Students get Close Up Look at Government in Washington, D.C.

NKHS Students participated in the Close Up Foundation's Washington-based program last week.
LETTER: North Kingstown Educators Ready to Face Issues

LETTER: North Kingstown Educators Ready to Face Issues

A letter to the editor from the National Education Association North Kingstown.
NK Student Wins State Spelling Bee

NK Student Wins State Spelling Bee

C-o-n-g-r-a-t-s to Stephen Landry.
Superintendent Reminds Parents About Social Host Law

Superintendent Reminds Parents About Social Host Law

A reminder on the state's social host laws and holding parties with underaged drinking.