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Transitioning to Employment and Independent Living Workshop

April 18, 2014

PACER Center has partnered with the Stillwater Bridge Transition program to offer a workshop for parents of students with disabilities in 9th grade and beyond.

adapted athletics

Afton-Lakeland Elementary Students Learn the Power of Adapted Athletics

April 18, 2014

Students in 4th grade and 4/5 Express at Afton-Lakeland had a special visit from residents of the Bayport Senior Center with Community Thread on Wednesday. For some of the 19 volunteers, this was their seventh year coming out to Afton-Lakeland to talk with students about disabilities and adaptive activities.

The Partnership Plan

Join The Partnership Plan in Honoring Outstanding Teachers and Staff

April 18, 2014

Each year, The Partnership Plan recognizes teachers and staff who are making a difference in the lives of our students. A banquet to honor the 2014 Partnership Award winners will be held on Tuesday, April 29, at the Lake Elmo Inn Event Center. 

Pony Express

Pony Express Newspaper and Staff Receives National Scholastic Press Association Honors

April 18, 2014

The Stillwater Area High School's newspaper group has returned safely from California last week with great news! The 2013-14 Pony Express staff took 8th place in the National Scholastic Press Association Best of Show. 

Congratulations and Best Wishes to Our New Hires and Retirees!

April 18, 2014

Congratulations to our retirees and new hires!


Marine Lunch Lady Publishes First Picture Book

April 11, 2014

As a mom, Pam Hall understands the challenges parents face as they leave their children each day to go to work.  When her own daughter was just a preschooler, Hall was inspired to write a book about the separation anxiety experienced by many young children with working parents.

Maple Syruping

Stonebridge Students Have Sweet Success

April 11, 2014

If you take some land with lots of maple trees, and add the creative minds of students at Stonebridge Elementary, you may get maple syrup!


Celebrating Spring Success Stories!

April 11, 2014

It has been a busy and very successful few months for students at Stillwater Area Public Schools. 


Lessons in Poetry and in Life

April 11, 2014

Is this metaphorically true, literally true or ambiguous? That was the question of the day as a group of young poets met in a small conference room at Oak Park Elementary School to discuss and analyze classical poetry.

Paul Strohbehn

Pony Logo Artist Visits SAHS

April 11, 2014

Paul Strohbehn (Class of 1974), the student who designed the Pony logo, stopped by SAHS for a visit earlier this month!