elk river area school district
The last day of school for high school seniors in the Elk River Area School District has been extended from June 2 to June 3. The extra day is needed to meet the state’s required minimum attendance hours. Students have had six school days called on account of cold and/or snow. The last day for [.....Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor Superintendent Mark Bezek and other school officials won’t comment on the specifics of disciplinary actions taken against former Rogers High School student Reid Sagehorn, but Bezek has publicly stated his support for the administration’s handling of the incident. So what poli...Read More
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The Elk River Area School District is hosting a series of public meetings in preparation for upcoming budget decisions. The purpose of the meetings is to provide accurate information about the Elk River Area School District 728 budget, and to seek the public’s input on solutions and priorities. Th...Read More
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• Jorgensen, Walter fought for protecting eighth grade health and music, art and physical education by Jim Boyle, Editor The Elk River Area School Board approved Jan. 27 all of its delimiter proposals, including the controversial ones that were proposed at the elementary and middle school levels....Read More
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• District will run out of attractive options to finish year; more school in June and Presidents Day eyed after four closings by Aaron Brom ECM Sun Newspapers Lucky for St. Michael-Albertville Schools, the district ends school this year in May, as opposed to the traditional June ending. Well, at l...Read More
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• Committees from five schools to take their work to the community next by Jim Boyle Editor Committees of parents at five of the Elk River Area School District’s most crowded schools have met individually and as group to prepare a list of short-term and long-term solutions. The group, 42 members...Read More
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• Instead of losing students to online options and home-schools, proposed program would try to recover, retain kids   by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School District loses students to nearby districts, charter schools, home schooling and online learning options. Zimmerman High School i...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School District will collect fewer local property tax dollars in 2014 than it did in 2013. The Elk River Area School Board approved $38.4 million local property tax levy on Dec. 9, which is 1.6 percent less than last year’s levy. The majority of the reduction...Read More
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