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School District 833
July 17, 2009
Domino's gets school pizza bid
The difference in two bids to supply "fresh, hot pizza" to District 833 schools would pay for nearly 4,000 chicken patties, Nutrition Services Director Barb Osthus told the District 833 School Board at the July 16 meeting. At the June school board meeting, after the owner of Cassini's...
July 17, 2009 - 8:49am
July 8, 2009
A new era for South Washington County schools
As director of District 833 legal services and human resources, Mark Porter made no secret that he was applying for superintendent jobs in other...
July 8, 2009 - 8:55am
June 5, 2009
833 set to approve budget later this month
District 833 School Board members are keeping their fingers crossed that Gov.
June 5, 2009 - 9:58am
June 3, 2009
District trying suspension substitute
School District 833 will pilot a new plan for alternatives to in-school suspension at Park High School with a $20,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Education. Successful Alternative Supports (SAS) includes training, parent outreach, behavior options for students, monitoring...
June 3, 2009 - 8:05am
May 27, 2009
East Ridge girls hockey program split between Park and Woodbury
East Ridge High School won't have its own girls hockey team in its first two years under a plan passed by the District 833 School Board Thursday, May 21. Instead, future East Ridge students currently in the Woodbury High School attendance area will play for the Woodbury team, and...
May 27, 2009 - 3:38pm
May 8, 2009
No price increase recommended for school lunches this fall
The price of School District 833 lunches will remain the same when school opens in the fall if the Nutrition Services budget is approved when the school board meets May 21. A $527,264 projected deficit for the 2009-2010 school year is being projected, but it can be covered by unallocated...
May 8, 2009 - 7:40am
April 24, 2009
833 hires two replacement administrators
The School District 833 School Board was introduced to two new administrators at the April 23 meeting.
April 24, 2009 - 8:01am
School District 883 ends 110 probationary teaching jobs
The School District 833 School Board voted to terminate 110 probationary teaching jobs at the April 23 board meeting. Teaching positions for those who have worked in the district for three or fewer years are ended each year by the board. If the jobs were not terminated, teachers...
April 24, 2009 - 7:57am
April 23, 2009
School board to hear about summer student wellness program tonight
The District 833 School Board will hear about Newport Elementary School's dental program, and take action on a change to its athletic and activity participation policy at tonight's meeting. The policy change would require that seventh- and eighth-graders who participate in high school...
April 23, 2009 - 8:42am
Students offered engineering, technology classes
There are currently enough East Ridge High School students to fill three classes of Introduction to Engineering Design this fall.
April 23, 2009 - 7:01am
April 16, 2009
Appeals court dismisses lawsuit on boundary decision
School District 833 received notice from the Minnesota Court of Appeals that an appeal challenging the district's attendance boundary decisions has been dismissed, according to a press release from the school district. The dismissal order received by the district quotes Minn. St...
April 16, 2009 - 12:52pm
March 27, 2009
833 board cuts $6 million from next year's budget
The District 833 School Board agreed cut $6 million from the 2009-2010 budget at its March 26 meeting. District elementary school media specialists were at the meeting to make sure a specialist reduction of one-half position was not made and that more specialists didn't get cut. Superintendent...
March 27, 2009 - 8:39am
March 3, 2009
Task force finalizes budget cut list for school board
The District 833 Budget Adjustment Task Force met Monday, March 2, and agreed to send the school board $5.8 million in suggested cuts in the 2009-2010 budget. The task force also sent two more lists, one containing possible cuts worth $1.2 million and one containing cuts worth $1.2...
March 3, 2009 - 3:50pm
February 24, 2009
833 budget task force re-arranges budget cut task
The District 833 budget task force has re-structured the mandate from school board members to submit $7.5 million in suggested cuts from the 2009-2010 budget so the board can trim $5 million. The task force met, Feb.
February 24, 2009 - 1:50pm
February 23, 2009
New superintendent takes pay freeze
Assistant Superintendent Mark Porter, who has been hired to take the job of superintendent of School District 833 at the end of June, will make $159,900, according to the contract approved by the school board, Feb. 17. The annual salary is the same as is currently being paid to Superintendent...
February 23, 2009 - 11:14am