Historic buildings come down

Historic buildings come down

The demolition of the former Swanton schools on Cherry Street has brought up memories for many former students. Some shared some of their favorite mem...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Additional rooms approved at Crestwood by Swanton Board of Ed

Additional rooms approved at Crestwood by Swanton Board of Ed

An additional two classrooms at Crestwood school were approved by the Swanton Board of Education at a special meeting on Tuesday.The cost estimate to ...

August 7th, 2017 updated: August 9th, 2017. |  


School demolition continues

School demolition continues

Workers from D&R Demolition remove a portion of a pillar from the front of the 1904 school building.Some pieces from the demolition were set aside...

July 31st, 2017 updated: July 31st, 2017. |  



Swanton Board plans 2 special meetings

The Swanton Board of Education has planned two special meetings for this week. They will be Tuesday and Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at the board office at ...

July 31st, 2017 |  


More classrooms still possible at Crestwood school

More classrooms still possible at Crestwood school

The Swanton Board of Education on Wednesday appeared ready to move forward with construction of an additional two classrooms at Crestwood Elementary S...

July 24th, 2017 updated: July 24th, 2017. |  


Duck race to benefit Swanton band

The Swanton Band Boosters will be holding a duck race at this year’s Swanton Corn Festival. It will be on Aug. 19 at 4 p.m.Toy ducks can be purc...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Registration underway for Penta adult programs

Registration is underway for full and part-time programs at Penta Career Center, Adult & Continuing Education. Full-time programs begin Aug. 28 an...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Search for new Swanton administrators underway

Search for new Swanton administrators underway

With the new school year just under two months away, Swanton Schools officials are tasked with replacing three administrators.Superintendent Jeff Schl...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Swanton Elementary School principal accepts job at Springfield

Swanton Elementary School principal accepts job at Springfield

Longtime Swanton Local Schools administrator Paulette Baz has accepted the position of Director of Federal Programs at Springfield Local Schools. Baz ...

June 30th, 2017 updated: July 5th, 2017. |  


Swanton Superintendent Jeff Schlade leaving for Lakewood Schools

Swanton Superintendent Jeff Schlade leaving for Lakewood Schools

Swanton Local Schools Superintendent Jeff Schlade was approved last Monday as the new director of human resources at Lakewood City Schools. He is slat...

June 26th, 2017 |