At Ponderosa ...
We Believe Learning creates life-long opportunities. All Students can learn, deserve to learn, and have something to offer. We are a positive and energetic Community that is willing to work for student success. Educators are life-changers who are dedicated to helping each student achieve their full potential.
Congrats!! Ponderosa Middle School is one of 300 finalists (chosen from 2,000+ applicants) in Samsung's "Solve for Tomorrow" national STEM challenge to 6th-12th graders! Pondo won a Samsung tablet and the chance to advance in the $3 million competition with a Solar Air Heating System, to be designed by 7th graders in Mr. Rico's 6th period advanced math class. Stay tuned for news about this exciting project!
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Drink nog, then jog! KU's DECA chapter will sponsor "Nog Jog" to support the Marine Toys for Tots program 12/14, 11 a.m., at Modoc Field. Participants will run 4 laps around the KU track and drink 4 oz. of eggnog before each lap. All will receive a t-shirt. Register at thenogjog.com for $10 or at the event for $15. New, unwrapped toys are also gratefully received!