School isn’t in session yet, but about 200 6th-graders spent Tuesday morning at Beach Middle School learning the ropes at their new school. Led by about 48 WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) 8th-grade leaders, the newest class at the middle school found their lockers and classrooms, the gym and pool, and, of course, the cafeteria. This [...]
Story and photos by Crystal Hayduk Five new teachers who were hired over the last few months were introduced to members of the Chelsea Board of Education at their meeting on Aug. 25. High school principal Mike Kapolka presented Ellen Kent as the new school psychologist following the resignation of Cindy Rhodes. Kent has filled [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Melissa Brodbeck for the photo and information in this story.) The Chelsea High School Girls Swim and Dive Team 2014 began practice at team camp in Holland, Mich. and start their season with the Waverly Relays on Aug. 28. Coaches include Dave Jolly and Andrew Tompson, swim coaches and [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jocelyn Webber for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Children’s Cooperative Preschool is excited to announce their new location at the Washington Street Education Center. Members of the staff and executive board have been working hard to facilitate this change over the summer. Director Claire Baushke says in [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank April Gasbarre for the information in this story.) The Fall 2014 Chelsea High School Boys Cross Country team has close to 30 members, many of whom attended a preparatory camp at the Brighton Recreation Area in mid-August. The camp, which featured team building exercises and intra-squad competitions as well [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Beth Starkey for the photo and information in this story.) Each year, the Chelsea High School senior football players paint posts with their opponents’ names on them. Then, after each victory, they enjoy a meal together as they burn the post of the team they just defeated. It has [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Susie Catherman for the photos and information in this story.) The Chelsea Music Department raised more than $2,000 during its recent rummage sale that will help defray the costs of the music students’ trip to New York City.
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mathilde McDaniels for the information and photo in this story.) Hunter Lay, Aaron McDaniels and Hunter Neff, eighth graders at Beach Middle School, attended the Elite World Series last week at the ESPN Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. The boys play for the U13 Michigan Blue Jays travel [...]