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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
South Washington County Schools wins bid to buy Valley Crossing Community School
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
crime and courts
Park Wrestling: Individuals shine amid team struggles
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
New Life Boys Basketball: Strong second half lifts Eagles past Trinity
East Ridge Boys Basketball: Raptors honor Ellingson, thrash Forest Lake
Gymnastics: East Ridge flexes muscle in win over Woodbury
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Brant A. Short, 81
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Viewpoint: 2015-16 budget planning leads to need for reduction
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
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School District news
December 12, 2010
ALC graduates earn their diplomas
Laura Lindsay was happy and relieved to earn her high school diploma. "It seemed to go by really slow, but I'm finally here," Lindsay, 19, said after receiving her diploma Dec. 2. Lindsay was one of five recent graduates from District 833's Alternative Learning Center. She and fellow...
December 12, 2010 - 8:00am
November 9, 2010
School board gets grad requirement update
The District 833 School Board received an update on graduation requirements at last week's workshop meeting. All eighth-grade students in middle schools are taking Algebra I this year, according to Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Assessment Rick Spicuzza. They must complete...
November 9, 2010 - 7:45am
November 6, 2010
Spanish immersion expansion on the table
Two proposals are on the table if District 833 School Board members decide to expand the Spanish language immersion program. The board met in a workshop session on Nov.
November 6, 2010 - 8:23am
November 4, 2010
Expansion of Spanish immersion will be discussed
The possible expansion of a Spanish language immersion program will be discussed when the District 833 School Board meets meets Thursday night in Cottage Grove. Parents of students in the Nuevas Fronteras program at Crestview Elementary in Cottage Grove have been asking the district...
November 4, 2010 - 12:52pm
October 28, 2010
Getting 'Angry' on-stage with audience
One feature of the Park High School Drama Department's fall play is something never tried before at the school: the audience will be on stage with the performers. "For the first time at Park, the audience will not be in the blue seats," said Tim Hofmann, director. "Twelve Angry...
arts and entertainment / education / life
October 28, 2010 - 7:15am
October 13, 2009
School board candidates forum Tuesday
The League of Women Voters of Woodbury-Cottage Grove will host a candidate forum for School District 833 on Tuesday at St. Paul Park City Hall, located at 600 Portland Ave. The forum is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Ten candidates are vying for four open positions. The public is invited...
education / news
October 13, 2009 - 10:00am
May 11, 2009
Board might seek waiver to high school transfer penalties
This fall, District 833 students must attend schools they are assigned to -- no transfers are being allowed -- but the School Board still must decide whether transfers will be permitted the following year. If allowed to transfer, varsity athletes could have eligibility problems under...
news / education
May 11, 2009 - 7:48am
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...
news / education
May 8, 2009 - 7:40am