Elementary schools stay open
Superintendent's impassioned plea convinces board to keep MBES and EMES open
April 24, 2019
The Carbon County School District No. 2 (CCSD 2) Board of Trustees had a packed house during their April 15 meeting at Hanna, Elk Mountain and Medicine Bow High School.
Many in the audience were in attendance to find out the fate of Medicine Bow Elementary School (MBES) and Elk Mountain Elementary School (EMES). Due to low student populations there had been speculation that a closure of one or both schools was a real possibility.
Before the decision on the schools fate, the agenda for the evening was approved. Devon Grosstick, Ura Schmidt and Taylor Widdison were recognized for going to the...