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St. Croix Central volleyball remains unbeaten in MBC
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Painting the town orange and black
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
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Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
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November 21, 2013
School Board renews Commons leases, discusses future of site
After a long discussion Monday evening, New Richmond School Board members agreed that they, in principle, support the city library moving to the Community Commons and getting a quote from service providers to evaluate the Commons site. Board members also agreed that the Community...
November 21, 2013 - 10:11am
SCC board explores virtual charter school plan
At Monday night’s meeting, the St. Croix Central School Board gave High School Principal Glen Webb and members of his administration permission to take the steps necessary to establish a virtual charter school in the district. Provided a contract can be created for approval by...
November 21, 2013 - 10:05am
October 31, 2013
NR school board approves 2013-14 tax levy, budget
At the New Richmond School District Board of Education’s Oct. 28 meeting, Brian Johnston, director of Fiscal and Building Operations, reported to the board that the district would be able to cut almost $1 million from the 2013-14 tax levy, which brought the final levy amount down...
October 31, 2013 - 8:52am
Three New Richmond students expelled
After conducting three separate hearings Thursday, Oct. 24, the New Richmond School Board voted to expel three students for cases related to possession of a controlled substance on school grounds. “There were three incidents of the same nature related to possession of controlled...
October 31, 2013 - 8:49am
October 3, 2013
Board appoints members to Community Commons joint committee
At its Sept. 30 work session, the New Richmond School Board appointed two board members to join a joint committee with the City of New Richmond, Friday Memorial Library and the GEN Network group to discuss the future of the Community Commons. The idea behind the committee, which...
October 3, 2013 - 12:27pm
December 31, 2009
School Board approves building construction
In an effort to deal with space issues at all three of its buildings, the Somerset Board of Education has decided to construct a new building on the school campus. The new building will house the school district's administrative offices and the junior kindergarten and early childhood...
December 31, 2009 - 9:11am
SCC could change to late-starts for 2010-11
Early release days for professional development will most likely end after the 2009-10 school year. Instead, those days will be late starts during the 2010-11 year. The St. Croix Central School Board had its first reading of the proposed 2010-11 school calendar at last Monday's meeting....
December 31, 2009 - 9:02am
November 20, 2009
SCC considers virtual school possibilities
Like it or not, online classes are here to stay. Joanne Sanders, technology coordinator for St. Croix Central, discussed virtual school options with the school board on Monday night. Currently, 10 kids in the district open enroll to other districts to utilize virtual school options. Adding...
November 20, 2009 - 8:00am
Somerset School Board discusses options for expansion
Space options was the hot topic at the Nov. 16 meeting of the Somerset School board. Tim Witzmann, board president, brought up several options that were brainstormed at the board's Big Idea Meeting held Nov. 9.
November 20, 2009 - 8:00am
October 23, 2009
St. Croix Central pursues additional science classes
High school ag teacher Bill Emery is taking steps to increase the science offerings at St. Croix Central, he told the school board on Monday night. He approached the board about turning two of his classes into ag/science crosswalks. The classes, horticulture and small animal science,...
October 23, 2009 - 8:00am
September 25, 2009
SCC schools prepare for 'when' flu hits
As with all other school districts, the flu is on the minds of St. Croix Central staff. There aren't any confirmed cases of H1N1 flu in the St. Croix Central schools yet. "We will get it. It's just a matter of time," Bradley said. District Administrator David Bradley said he,...
September 25, 2009 - 8:00am
August 21, 2009
SCC offers AmberVision service to local families
Parents of kids in the St. Croix Central School District will soon have another way to protect their children. The school board voted 6-0 on Monday night to subscribe with AmberVision, a system that aims to recover missing children. The service is free to the district but parents...
August 21, 2009 - 8:00am
July 31, 2009
1.42% tax levy increase approved at SCC
The St. Croix Central School Board held its budget hearing and annual meeting on Monday, July 27, in the high school media center. Attendance was at a minimum. Three of the seven school board members were not able to make it. Only one community member not employed by the district...
July 31, 2009 - 8:00am
June 19, 2009
SCC contracts with Trane to provide system maintenance
The St. Croix Central School District could save nearly $49,000 in energy costs during the 2009-10 school year. At Monday's meeting, the board unanimously approved the hiring of Trane Inc. to take over the heating, ventilation and cooling systems preventative maintenance. The contracted...
June 19, 2009 - 8:00am