Coronavirus Pandemic School Closings

Local list of schools closed due to Coronavirus concerns

Numerous area schools have reported plans to cancel in-person classes out of concerns for the coronavirus. KTTN has collected a list from various sources including websites, social media, and phone calls from school officials. As announced Monday, Trenton R-9 schools are on spring break which was a previously-scheduled week for classes to not be held. […]

Trenton 2019 Drum Line

Band Director Tim Gilham announces Drum Majors for 2019-2020 school year

Drum majors have been announced for next school year for Trenton R-9 schools. Director of Bands Tim Gilham says the Trenton Middle School Marching Band drum majors will be Shayla Chapman and Hannah Oshel. Trenton High School Golden Bulldog Marching Band drum majors will be seniors Lily White and Mackenzie Klinginsmith. Members of the Trenton […]

Bright Futures Website

Trenton R-9 Staff present program on Bright Futures to Trenton Rotary

Rissler Elementary School counselors Teri Critten and Leslie Woodard, as well as Trenton R-9 School Superintendent Dan Wiebers, talked to the Trenton Rotary Club about the Bright Futures program Thursday. They explained that Bright Futures helps businesses, human service agencies, faith-based organizations, and parent groups to partner with the district to quickly and efficiently meet […]

Eclipse Glasses

Trenton R-9 and Grundy R-5 Schools can’t guarantee safety of eclipse glasses

Trenton R-9 and Grundy R-5 school districts have announced plans regarding today’s solar eclipse. Both Trenton and Grundy R-5 officials say their district cannot guarantee the safety of eclipse viewing glasses.  As a result, activities are moved indoors during the time of the eclipse. However, parents who want their children to view the eclipse outdoors will […]