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Minnesota students lobby lawmakers on smoking laws
Red Rock Elementary news scores a big 'get'
Holding on to history: Afton Historical Museum in the running for federal grant
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Woodbury Lions seek nominations
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2017 Cold Catfish Cup organizers cancel race
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September 9, 2016
Olson will lead Transportation Department
Carrie Olson, the new transportation director for School District 833, is no stranger to the department. Olson has worked in the Transportation Department since 2006 and became assistant director in June 2014. In this role, she assigns, supervises and evaluates the work of the department's...
September 9, 2016 - 1:05pm
September 7, 2016
School District 833 ACT scores dip as more students test
Local scores follow broader trend, but remain higher than state and national average.
September 7, 2016 - 9:25am
September 6, 2016
First day of school starts upbeat despite soggy beginning
September 6, 2016 - 11:59am
Valley Crossing Elementary represents culture and climate of personalization for all of District 833
Parents and teachers need not fear that District 833's purchase of Valley Crossing Elementary will result in a dramatic shift away from the philosophy...
September 6, 2016 - 7:31am
Last of new school entrances almost complete
A worker installs wiring in the new main entryway at Liberty Ridge Elementary School. The construction is part of a $1.5 million security upgrade...
September 6, 2016 - 6:38am
September 1, 2016
South Washington County School Board ratifies teachers contract after successful union vote
District 833 teachers might start the new school year with a new contract.
September 1, 2016 - 10:09pm
On the edge of their seats
A highlight of Woodbury Days was the Musical Chairs Mania. The large scale game of musical chairs - featuring 95 participants - was created by...
September 1, 2016 - 8:33am
August 24, 2016
Minnesota hands out $25 million to launch pre-kindergarten programs
ST. PAUL—Minnesota taxpayers will fund free pre-kindergarten for 3,302 4-year-olds this fall, a far cry from what Gov. Mark Dayton would...
August 24, 2016 - 10:05am
August 22, 2016
Woodbury Leadership Academy sees future in new interim director
Bert Strassburg is the new interim director at Woodbury Leadership Academy. At its August 16 meeting, the five-member board voted to hire Strassburg...
August 22, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 18, 2016
Middle schools will have three large spaces by 2017-18
Anticipated renovations at Lake and Cottage Grove middle schools are expected to be similar to each other. "It started off as one project and...
August 18, 2016 - 7:52pm
Concept for Oltman includes canopied student drop-off zone
A concept drawing of the new Oltman Middle School includes a unique architectural feature: a canopied walkway. The canopy, situated over the...
August 18, 2016 - 7:52pm
Upgrades anticipated at Woodbury Middle School in 2017
Much-anticipated additions and renovations at Woodbury Middle School are still in the works at the District 833 cabinet level. Discussions with...
August 18, 2016 - 10:51am
August 6, 2016
Schools inch forward in reading
New standardized test scores indicate that literacy continues to be the strong suit in South Washington County Schools. But math scores were...
August 6, 2016 - 9:00am
August 4, 2016
Mediation leads to new tentative agreement with District 833 teachers
Teachers would receive higher pay increases, and a contentious policy to determine how teaching spots are filled would undergo changes in a...
August 4, 2016 - 10:07am
July 27, 2016
Mediation leads to new tentative agreement between teachers union, South Washington County Schools
South Washington County Schools has a tentative contract agreement with its teachers union.
July 27, 2016 - 12:51pm