School News

Plainview Pre-K Graduates

Photo submitted Plainview R-VIII pre-kindergarten grads are Emmett Cody, Lily Jones, Maverick Hall, Johnse Reed, Hailey Jones, and Kelton Wyman. 

Plainview Kindergarten Graduates

Photo submitted Recent kindergarten graduates from Plainview R-VIII School are, back row, Tucker Nelson, Mason Petro, Harlie Mills, Zoey Blakey, Cooper Clayton, Destiney Janusweski, Zane...

Support for Christian Athletes

Michael Boyink/Herald The Fellowship of Christian Athletes recently accepted a $500 grant from the Douglas County Community Foundation. Pictured are (Left to Right): Bill Henry, Bette...

3rd & 4th Grade Art Winners

Submitted Photo These 3rd graders were winners at the recent Ava Elementary School Art Show. From left to right they are Hannah Herrera (Best of Show),...

Plainview R-VIII Eighth Grade Honor Students

Photos by Summar Reed Valedictorian, Ayden Evans and Salutatorian Kristopher Breeding Plainview Eighth-Grade Graduates 2019 eighth-grade graduates from Plainview School are, front row, Danny Tetrick, Erick Haro,...

Slaying It! Lady Bears Track Team at Conference

The Lady Bears that represented Ava at the Class 3 District 6 Track meet at Hollister.  They are front row from left to right:...

Playing Like Champions: Ava tops Fair Grove, advances to district final

By Jason Hoekema Ava High School has done very well with a 15-5 record  and playing in a district with some tougher schools since their...

Clawing to the Top! Track Conference Meet Results

On Monday, April 29th the Ava bears traveled to Salem for the SCA Conference meet.   The boys’ team finished 1st overall will a...

Shop Class for Adults

Submitted Photo Several members of the community have taken advantage of the Adult Shop Class being offered through Bears Den.   Members of the class have...

Coaches Hosting Camp May 13 – 14 for Rising 7th, 8th Grade Students

A middle school football camp for next year’s seventh- and eighth-grade students will be held Monday and Tuesday, May 13-14 at the football field...
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