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Parents sound off on District 833 school start time plan (W/VIDEO)
April 27, 2012 - 8:53am
April 24, 2012
South Washington County parents bristle at proposed school start, end time changes
If the plan to approve new school start and end times is approved by the District 833 School Board Thursday night, some parents are not going to be happy about it. The board is considering changing start and end times in elementary schools and starting middle schools 10 minutes earlier...
April 24, 2012 - 3:19pm
April 21, 2012
South Washington County School Board approves boundary change for Libery Ridge Elementary
Twenty-one Liberty Ridge Elementary School students will be affected by an attendance boundary change next year but they can stay at the school for the coming year or enroll at Middleton Elementary School. The change affects potential residents in the area known as W-33 -- the Ridgestone,...
April 21, 2012 - 9:51am
March 2, 2012
Cottage Grove's Crestview Elementary aims to keep fifth-graders reading
It's not unusual for Reed Tschumperlin's fifth-graders to be reading because, after all, it's I Love to Read Month. But these students also recently...
March 2, 2012 - 9:34am
February 23, 2012
Improvements to Armstrong Elementary School in Cottage Grove top District 833 summer improvements
This summer, School District 833 will spend $4.9 million to replace the heating and cooling system at Armstrong Elementary School, completing the replacement cycle at all but the newest elementary schools, according to a budget presented to the School Board last week. The total levy,...
February 23, 2012 - 11:35am
South Washington County Schools teachers nominated for teacher of the year
Pullman, East Ridge teachers nominated for teacher of the year Five District 833 teachers are in the running for the 2012 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award. Education Minnesota, the state teachers' union, has chosen a field of 111 candidates, including Pullman Elementary third-grade...
February 23, 2012 - 11:29am
February 10, 2012
Skateboard artist preaches perspective during Hillside Elementary visit
Getting the right perspective was the job of Hillside Elementary School students when they recently had skateboard artist Mark Rivard as a guest...
February 10, 2012 - 8:47am
January 19, 2012
Art history: Time was limited for mural at Cottage Grove's Hillside Elementary
The Hillside Elementary School gym got a new look during Winter Break.
January 19, 2012 - 10:23am
November 22, 2011
If kids were the cooks: Cottage Grove students share their Thanksgiving recipes
Cottage Grove Elementary School second-grade teachers Jean Aimonetti, Kirsten Bergherr, Michelle Jorissen and Sue Sershen selected these recipes from the ones their students wrote last week. Students were asked to get recipes from their families and teachers helped them by showing...
November 22, 2011 - 9:38am
November 21, 2011
Reading buddies: Park High School students team up with Crestview kids
When it comes to reading, they're getting the "main idea" at Crestview Elementary School. Once a week, Sara Heideman, who teaches students in...
November 21, 2011 - 1:56pm
October 18, 2011
Families -- and a bridal party -- gather for Pullman Elementary School Fall Festival
Ghosts, goblins and even a bridal party took part in the Pullman Elementary School Fall Festival Saturday night. There wasn't a parking spot to be had around the school as students and their families came to play "spooky" games of the Halloween season and venture into the haunted...
October 18, 2011 - 4:51pm
October 13, 2011
A good head start: District 833 preschool kids finding success in kindergarten
Last year's preschool grads at Pullman and Newport elementary schools are in kindergarten this year and many parents have opted for full-day...
October 13, 2011 - 10:26am
September 14, 2011
South Washington County Schools test scores remain above state average
School District 833 students continue to score higher than the state average in math and reading, according to Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment II test results from the state department of education released today. Sixty-five percent of South Washington County Schools students...
September 14, 2011 - 1:35pm
September 7, 2011
School's out -- for the day
At the end of the first day of school Tuesday, many south Washington County family members gathered to meet their children and ask them about...
September 7, 2011 - 11:15am
June 11, 2011
Student teaching: South Washington County high-schoolers paired with elementary students in 4-H program
Titi Kawonise and Lydia Andu got involved with the 4-H Youth Teaching Youth program because, as International Baccalaureate diploma candidates...
June 11, 2011 - 7:05am