District News

District News

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Reading Corps

Get Trained and See Real Growth: Tutor with Minnesota Reading Corps or Math Corps.

July 18, 2014

Tutors are needed to help children and youth succeed in school by giving them the extra support they need to read and do math

Candidates for School Board Must File by Aug. 12

July 18, 2014

This fall, district residents will have the opportunity to elect four members to the Stillwater Area Public School District’s Board of Education.

Visitors from Russia

ECFC Shares Best Practices with Russian Center

July 18, 2014

In early July, the ECFC got to serve another new purpose - as an early childhood education model for a center in Dmitrov, Russia.

Local Teacher Spends First Part of Summer Break Grading Tests

June 27, 2014

Traci Swenson, a language arts teacher at Stillwater Area High School, was recently selected to serve as a reader for the Advanced Placement program.

Bridge

Students to Become Experts in Bridge Design and Construction

St. Croix Crossing project provides unique learning opportunities for local kids.
June 27, 2014

In the coming months, students across the Stillwater Area Public School District will become bridge building experts. With help from professional engineers and designers, kindergarten through 12th grade students will be learning about bridge architecture, design and engineering, and studying the environmental, social and civic aspects of a major river crossing project.

District Settles Contracts with Administrators and Support Staff

June 27, 2014

The final four of seven open contracts with school district staff were approved by the school board last night. The settlements cover about 135 employees.

District Settles Contract with Teachers

June 13, 2014
Teachers in the Stillwater Area Public School District have a new contract following school board approval of a settlement. The new contract establishes salary and benefits for the school year that just ended as well as the 2014-2015 school year.
Students

Students Benefit from Work of Bridge to Excellence Plan

June 13, 2014

Students across Stillwater Area Public Schools have access to fresh, new curriculum, better progress reporting and grading systems, and more books and technology as a result of Bridge to Excellence (BtE) – the district’s strategic plan.

Student Busing Information for 2014-15

June 13, 2014

Students in grades K-9 will be automatically scheduled for busing. However, high school students in grades 10-12 need to register for transportation each year. 

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