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Norse News - Team excels at regional competetion

Ten students traveled to Idaho Falls March 14 to participate in the Eastern Idaho National Math and Science Bowl. In the first matches of the afternoon they competed against schools of the same size. It was a round robin with all teams playing each other. Challis won two of these matches defeating Butte and Rockland and losing to Mackay. This ...

Norse News - Cast selected for MCT performance

What starts as a lazy day at the beach, quickly turns into mystery and adventure when the search for Blackbeard’s treasure begins! Tales both past and present lead us on a search of untold riches. Just where has Blackbeard and his crew hidden their legendary treasure? The local cast features Tristan Maydole as Blackbeard and Laura Parkinson, ...

Norse News - 2014 Viking Track and Field in high gear
With two weeks of track and field meets to catch up on, there have already been some outstanding performances for the Challis Viking Track and Field teams. First up was the Salmon Icebreaker Meet March 19, followed by the West J Invite on March 26.Two-time defending state champion (400m, 200m) Hannah Cain did not disappoint in her junior season ...

Norse News - School board to meet April 9
The Challis Joint Schools District #181 board of directors will travel to Patterson Elementary April 9 to conduct their regular meeting, starting at 6 p.m.After call to order and review of the consent agenda, the board will hear patron comments and written communications to the board. Under action items, trustees will be adopting the 2014-2015 ...

Norse News - Challis schools menu
April 7 – 10Monday-Thursday breakfast: Assorted breakfast w/fruit, juice and milk available every day.Monday: NO SCHOOL.Tuesday: Soup and salad bar, ham/cheese sandwich, tossed salad, baby carrots, sun chips, variety of fruit, apple-cinnamon bar and milk. (Elem. school: same menu w/o salad bar.) Wednesday: Soup and salad bar, sweet and sour ...

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