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Elementary Schools to Follow New Six-Day Schedule

August 12, 2014

New six-day rotating schedule means more time for music, art, Phy Ed and media.

School Finance 101

August 08, 2014

School finance is complicated, but we’ll be breaking it down in layman’s terms during a special “School Finance 101” session.

SJHS Front Entrance

Work Continues to Get Buildings Ready for First Day of School

August 08, 2014

Bricks are being laid, sheetrock hung and glass installed in many of the schools across the district as part of the security upgrade funded with dollars from the levy approved by voters in 2013.

Parent Feedback Needed

August 08, 2014

The Youth Service Bureau, Inc. is expanding its current parent education program and would love your feedback on your needs and interest in the program.

Stillwater Leading the Way in 21st Century Learning

August 08, 2014

Over the summer, hundreds of Stillwater Area Public School teachers are taking part in workshops and webinars chock full of ideas to help them provide their students with the experiences and knowledge needed for success in our ever-changing world.

New Administrators Selected to Help Lead Local Schools

July 21, 2014

Rachel Larson has been named the new principal for Marine and Withrow elementary schools, and Kyle Kane is the new assistant principal at Oak-Land Junior High.

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.