of residents of the North Platte School District
are forming a new organization called Partners for
Education. The groups goals are to enhance
and encourage communications between the community
and the North Platte School Board for the betterment
of students in the district.
Issues that affect students in
the district will be the topics for discussion.
The group hopes to build positive bridges by assisting
and providing information, suggestions and possible
solutions that will benefit the students and provide
assistance to the board, if needed. It is hoped
this will help in understanding the workings of
the North Platte School Board and to enhance communications
between the school board and the residents in
The first official meeting will
be at the North Platte High School on Thursday,
Aug. 3 beginning at 7:30 p.m. Meetings will be
held regularly on the first Thursday of each month.
All North Platte community members are invited
This group encourages all school
issues to go through their proper channels. The
group is designed to be a communication tool to
assist with community input.
For more information, contact
Jon McLaughlin at 816-223-7874.