East Lansing Schools

Yasmina Bouraoui Resigns EL Board of Education Seat

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

East Lansing School Board member Yasmina Bouraoui has announced that she will retire from the Board later this month; the Board is accepting letters of interest as a first step in filling the empty seat. Karessa Wheeler reports.

Bike-to-School Advocates See Tonight’s Forum as Key Opportunity

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The East Lansing School Board and City Council had some disagreement Monday night about children biking to school, and bike-to-school advocates see tonight's Community Forum as a chance to make some long-awaited headway on this issue.

Walk to School Day Set for October Fourth

Monday, October 2, 2017

East Lansing Public Schools' Walk to School Day is this Wednesday. The event promotes the health, environmental and social benefits of walking to school at least one day a week. Linda Roush Nuttall reports.

East Lansing Marching Band to Enter First Competition

Friday, September 22, 2017

Eli reporter, ELHS student and marching band member John Paul Roboski explains what it means for the band to compete for the first time - and why all the hard work of being in marching band is totally worth it.

ELHS Trojan Quidditch Splits Matches with MSU Spartans

Monday, September 18, 2017

East Lansing High School’s Quidditch club team had a good showing against college teams at the Spartan Starting Rush Quidditch tournament held this Saturday at MSU. ELi's Aron Sousa reports.

Renowned ELHS Track Coach Announces Retirement

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

After 35 years of coaching girls’ cross country and 38 years of coaching track at East Lansing High School, this will be Bob Brown's final season. ELi's John Paul Roboski reports.

Public Forums Starting Soon for Elementary Building Construction

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

At last night's Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Dori Leyko announced a schedule for public forums on the elementary rebuilding projects, and stated that from now on all meetings will be open, and include time for public comment. Karessa Wheeler reports.

Digging In: The Marble Garden

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Marble Garden began because two first-grade teachers wanted to see something besides brick and grass outside their classroom windows. ELi's Coleen Moyerbrailean has the scoop on how that garden has grown in 25 years.