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School Board Considers Long-Range Facilities Plan

November 17, 2014

Moving sixth graders to middle schools and ninth graders to the high school is just one of four ideas being considered by the school board as part of a long-range facilities plan.

Photographing and Recording the Great Things Happening in Our Schools

November 17, 2014

Throughout the year district staff members, local newspaper or TV reporters, or other local organizations visit our schools to write articles and photograph or record special school and classroom events. 

Expect a Decrease on Your Final Tax Bill

November 11, 2014

County property tax statements will arrive in mailboxes soon. Please note that the board’s recent decision to reduce the school tax amount is not reflected in this statement.The amount listed in the non-voter approved section of your school taxes will decrease on your final statement. 

Classroom Grants Awarded

November 07, 2014

Nearly 30 classroom initiatives totaling $57,000 were funded by The Partnership Plan during its fall grant cycle. The grants range from computer coding for second-graders to a residency exploring the culture, history, music and dance of Peru with junior high Spanish students.

Stay Connected and Up-to-Date on Weather-Related Schedule Changes

November 07, 2014

Whether we like it or not, winter is just around the corner and with it comes the possibility of inclement weather. 

Voters Elect Two Incumbents and Two Newcomers to Board

November 07, 2014

Voters in the Stillwater Area Public School District elected four members to its school board. While eight candidates vied for four open seats, it was two incumbents and two newcomers who collected the most votes.

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Has Never Been So Fun

November 07, 2014

At first glance it might not look like much – stacks of colorful construction paper, some rulers and scissors, and a class of excited fifth graders. But what appears to be a simple art project is actually a complex lesson involving elements of science, mathematics, and history.

School board election results

November 05, 2014

Voters in the Stillwater Area Public School District elected two incumbents and two newcomers to the board.

ECFC Offers New “Move-N-Learn Center” for Young Learners of All Abilities

October 27, 2014

Children at the ECFC have begun using the new, custom-built “Move-N-Learn Center” an indoor play area designed to meet the ECFC’s special teaching mission of including young learners of all abilities in its programs.

Tom Hobert

Celebrating Our Building Leaders

October 27, 2014

If you visit our schools on a weekday morning, you’ll likely see the principal out on the sidewalk greeting students and families