Education
A host of community officials was on hand Monday, June 29, to break ground at the Rogers High School third wing addition. The 53,000-square-foot project will add 14 general classrooms, six science rooms, six special education rooms and one Family and Consumer Science room. There will also be adminis...Read More
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by Paul Rignell ECM Publishers Dist. 728 school officials are finding that Vision Transportation, based in Elk River, is still the most economical choice for busing students to school and other school-sponsored events. A new contract between Vision and the district was up for a vote by the School Bo...Read More
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Elk River, Rockford schools affected Metro school districts face an $86 million budget shortfall for 2015-16 school year under a 1 percent formula increase, according to the Association of Metropolitan School Districts (AMSD). Before leaving for spring recess, legislative leaders in the House and Se...Read More
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by Paul Rignell Contributing Writer School Dist. 728 partners with the cities of Elk River and Rogers and both Sherburne and Wright counties to bring the security of police presence into district buildings with appointed school liaison officers. The Elk River Area School Board members learned more a...Read More
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Rogers senior gets hands-on at dairy farm By Cliff Buchan ECM Staff Writer As graduation day draws near for high school seniors across Minnesota, many are cramming for final exams and completing courses that will earn college credit. Lexi Taylor, a senior at Rogers High School, is doing much the sam...Read More
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Calendar to include 6-day break at Easter By Jim Boyle Elk River Star News In the eyes of some parents and schoolchildren, spring break took a vacation in recent years from Elk River Area School District school calendars. The 2015-16 school calendar, however, will include a six-day stretch, includin...Read More
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