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April 11, 2018
Parents can now access the “Where’s the Bus?” app through the Alexandria Public Schools app. After logging in, they are able to tell when their child’s bus is expected to arrive. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Tech and transport team up: Two-phase transportation plan has student safety as focus
April 11, 2018 - 6:44am
April 5, 2018
Trevor Peterson, the district’s director of business services, describes the proposed plans for an addition on the Miltona Science Magnet Elementary School during a meeting on Tuesday, April 3. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Miltona school plans explored
April 5, 2018 - 9:45am
March 20, 2018
Alexandria School Board adopts primary election system resolution
March 20, 2018 - 11:34am
February 27, 2018
Addition onto Miltona Elementary in the works
February 27, 2018 - 8:11am
January 31, 2018
Julie Critz
Superintendent salary to increase to $178,000 by 2021
January 31, 2018 - 2:48pm
December 22, 2017
Trevor Peterson
Refinancing saves school district $6.9 million
December 22, 2017 - 4:14pm
December 19, 2017
After a one-year dip, school district approves levy increase
December 19, 2017 - 8:20am
December 18, 2017
At District 206 schools, students are provided a meal every day regardless of the status of their lunch accounts. The school has policies in place to alert parents of lunch account balances from $15 and below. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: What's the policy for overdue lunch accounts?
December 18, 2017 - 6:59am
April 5, 2017
Why do teachers quit?
April 5, 2017 - 7:55am
Tracey Kissner calls on a preschool student to answer a question during a class at the Early Education Center at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria Monday. (Lowell Anderson |Echo Press)
A shrinking pool of teachers
April 5, 2017 - 12:00am
February 8, 2017
A young Alexandria Public Schools student explores on the playground. Kindergarten registration events will be held for parents with a child ready for kindergarten. (Contributed)
It's time for kindergarten registration at Alexandria Public Schools
February 8, 2017 - 11:00am
January 31, 2017
Mentor Patti Eckhoff (left) and mentee Hunter Olson (right) were paired together four years ago through the District 206 mentoring program. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
More than mentorship
January 31, 2017 - 8:07am
November 25, 2016
Rhonda Issendorf leads a discussion with students in a college-level U.S. history class at Alexandria Area High School Monday. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Higher standards for dual-credit classes
November 25, 2016 - 6:00am
Fifth grade students from Lincoln Elementary School pull as hard as they can during the team tug-of-war at the elementary track and field day last Thursday. The event was held at the Alexandria Area High School.  (Contributed photos)
Track and field meet draws 600 students
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
The students who attended the 2016 Minnesota Band Director’s Association NW regional honor band festival include (Back row, left to right) Claire Wilmesmeier, Amanda Bittmann, Jeremiah Martinson, Nora Merk, Matthew Bittmann, Sam Kivisto, (front) Lauren Stormoen, Joshua Kietzmann, Ki Blaser, Kendra Hardy and Megan Ferguson. (Contributed photo)
Students participate in regional honor band
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am