October 2 - Walk to School Day - meet at the Depot Park at 7:30 a.m.
October 7 - Michigan Student Pupil Accounting Day
October 7 - Picture Day for Middle School/High School students
October 8 - Book Fair in Room 118 from 1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
October 14 - PSAT Test in Room 230 at 8:00 a.m.
October 19 - Regular Board Meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of LLW
October 20 - Picture Day for 4-yr-old Program to Grade 6
October 23 - National Mole Day
October 23 - Varsity Football vs. Bessemer at 7:00 p.m. ~~ Homecoming Game
October 29 - Quarter 1 Ends
October 31 - Happy Halloween
Career and Technical Education
Each year, the Ironwood Area School district offers Career and Technical Education programs at the Luther L. Wright Middle Senior High School and Gogebic Community College. These programs are designed to prepare youth for a broad range of employment and training services and are offered under the guidance of certified teachers, counselors, and cooperative education coordinators. The following is a list of programs being offered this year:
Graphic Arts Computer Aided Drafting Building Trades Computer Repair Vocational Welding Contracting
All career and technical education programs follow the district's policies of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national orgin or ancestry, gender, age, disability, height, weight or marital status in all programs, activities, and employment. In addition, arrangements can be made to ensure that the lack of English language skills is not a barrier to admission or participation.
For general information about these programs, contact:
Shawn Kolbus, Career and Technical Education Director Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District 202 Elm Street, Post Office Box 218 Bergland, MI 49910
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The Ironwood Area Schools and Community strive to educate, motivate and inspire each other everyday THE WRIGHT WAY!
STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION
In compliance with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disability Act of 1990, and the Elliott-Larsen Civil rights Act of 1977, it is the policy of the Ironwood School District that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, gender, age, disability, height, weight, or marital status be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to, discrimination during any program, activity, service or in employment.
Inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies should be directed to:
Mr. Tim Kolesar, Superintendent Luther L. Wright High School 650 East Ayer Street Ironwood, MI 49938