The Pony Express

Making a splash in the record books

The girls swim and dive team worked hard to get 125 consecutive wins.

Sam Hudachek, In-Studio Producer

October 15, 2015

As the Ponies roared ahead in the 4 x 100 meter freestyle relay, Brian Luke, the head coach of the girls swim and dive team, looked up into the stands and saw dozens of people holding signs and cheering his name. At first, he was a little confused, but he looked closer at the signs and they all h...

Pontrelli to oversee budget and Bridge to Excellence

Pontrelli to oversee budget and Bridge to Excellence

Abby Kunze, Copy Editor

April 12, 2015

Denise Pontrelli was elected as the new superintendent in March, however it will be no easy ride for her. She has many tasks ahead due to the fact that the district has confirmed new plans for renovation and innovation. Pontrelli will begin work as the new superintendent on July 1, 2015. In short, a supe...

STEM/Fab Lab provides hands-on learning opportunities

Abby Kunze, Copy Editor

December 4, 2014

With the ever-changing technology of today’s world, the demand for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) jobs is on a sharp incline. The district is now able to provide experience in these fields for the community and students using a new STEM/Fab Lab. The Partnership Plan has granted the school district the ability to build a STEM/fabrication lab in the industrial t...

Luke continues coaching after 40 years

Abby Kunze, Copy Editor

September 25, 2014

Day after day of writing numbers and the occasional word on a chalkboard doesn't bore him. Day after day of listening to arms slap the water and feet stir up waves doesn't get old. Boys and girls Swim and Dive head coach, Brian Luke, has done this for 40 years. In that time, he has coached both teams...

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