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school district 196
October 24, 2013
School District 196 voters guide: Craig Angrimson
Why do you want to be a member of the District 196 School Board? The reasons I am running are many. I am the father of an Eastview junior,...
October 24, 2013 - 1:27pm
Support for District 196 levy
To the editor, District 196 has a tax levy vote on the November ballot. If this levy does not pass, District 196 will cut $30 million over the next two academic years and our schools, students and community will pay the price. Why pass this tax levy? First and foremost, District...
October 24, 2013 - 1:22pm
Legislators support levy
To the editor, We hear it a lot, but it’s absolutely true. Our children are the future and the education they receive plays one of the largest roles in shaping that future. Students, residents, and property owners are fortunate to be a part of District 196, one of the most desirable...
October 24, 2013 - 1:20pm
October 17, 2013
Enrollment steady in District 196
Status quo is the story when it comes to enrollment numbers in Rosemount-AppleValley-Eagan schools. Oct. 1 enrollment, which the district uses to set staffing numbers and the state uses to establish funding, was 27,202. That’s an increase of 34 students from last school year...
October 17, 2013 - 11:28am
October 10, 2013
Letter: Schools need more money, parent says
To the editor, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” -Nelson Mandela I ask all residents of School District 196 to show their support and care for our community by voting to replace the existing 2005 levy referendum with a new...
October 10, 2013 - 11:34am
Little debate at school forum
There was a lot of agreement among candidates at a Tuesday morning Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board forum. The forum, sponsored by the Dakota County Regional Chambers of Commerce, took place at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Rosemount City Hall. Questions focused on relationships...
October 10, 2013 - 10:34am
October 2, 2013
Input needed on 196 integration efforts
District 196 is looking for residents and staff members interested in assisting with the development of a new integration and educational equity plan that will guide continuing integration efforts in the district for the next three years. In 2004 the Minnesota Department of...
October 2, 2013 - 2:51pm
September 26, 2013
Border rivalry continues on sneakers
The Viking/Packer rivalry is healthy on both sides of the border, and the organizers of the Border Battle Bolt hope they can encourage fans to improve themselves while pulling for their team. District 196 Community Education will host its second annual Run With Me Family Fun...
September 26, 2013 - 10:58am
State changes impact ISD 196 levy
Changes made this year by the Minnesota Legislature could mean lower taxes for residents of the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District. District 196 School Board members on Monday approved a preliminary tax levy of $68,183,697. That’s a 7.6 percent decrease from last...
September 26, 2013 - 10:45am
September 12, 2013
Enrollment up on first day of classes
Schools in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District started the new school year last week with more students than they had last September. According to reports at a Monday night school board meeting district schools had more than 30,000 students on the first day of class...
September 12, 2013 - 10:49am
Teachers, nurses get a 2 percent raise
Teachers and nurses in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District are getting a raise. The District 196 School Board approved a new deal Monday that will add 2 percent to salary schedules for the two groups in each of the next two years. The new contract, approved on a 5-0...
September 12, 2013 - 10:46am
August 21, 2013
Editorial: Voters should get informed about levy
There was a table set up at Rosemount Middle School's sixth grade orientation event Tuesday with information about the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District's upcoming levy vote. There were flyers laying out information about what the district is asking voters to approve,...
August 21, 2013 - 8:23am
June 7, 2013
Spots open on 196 special education board
The District 196 Special Education Advisory Council has open positions for district staff and parents who have a child with special needs. The terms are for two years, beginning with the start of the 2013-14 school year this fall; members can serve consecutive terms. Persons interested...
June 7, 2013 - 8:00am
June 6, 2013
Education technology under the microscope
As new forms of technology start to find their way into classrooms, Independent School District 196 is taking a closer look at the approach it wants to take to such advances. A district committee has been meeting since April to discuss the use of technology in classrooms. The group...
June 6, 2013 - 9:21am
Barriers remain to all-day kindergarten
When the Minnesota Legislature agreed to provide funding for districts that want to offer all-day kindergarten, it removed one barrier to the program in local schools. But there are still plenty of questions to answer before classes start in the fall of 2104. Maybe most important:...
June 6, 2013 - 9:19am