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School District 206
July 13, 2017
Bremer Foundation grant helps with Miltona playground
The Miltona Science Magnet School received $75,000 from the Otto Bremer Trust to help pay for its new playground, recently installed by community members and volunteers. Miltona was one of 13 organizations in western and south-central Minnesota given more than $550,000. During its...
July 13, 2017 - 3:53pm
May 22, 2017
Bjurman resigns from assistant principal
School District 206 is expected to accept the resignation of Eric Bjurman, the current assistant principal and activities director at Discovery...
May 22, 2017 - 4:38pm
March 1, 2017
Committee on Indian students formed
A new parent advisory committee regarding American Indian students has been formed in the Alexandria school district According to a statute, all Minnesota school districts with 10 or more American Indian students should have an American Indian Parent Advisory Committee. The committee...
March 1, 2017 - 9:00am
November 30, 2016
Alexandria school district receives one of 37 state grants
The Alexandria School District will soon add two new staff members to its payroll — a part-time social worker at Lincoln Elementary and...
November 30, 2016 - 10:00am
November 25, 2016
New classes on deck for high school
Plant breeding and biotechnology. 3D animation. Game Design 2. Basics of coaching and officiating. Advanced pottery and sculpture. These are just a few of the new course offerings high school students in the Alexandria School District will have to choose from next year.
November 25, 2016 - 6:00am
September 23, 2016
Options available for early childhood education
Parents of young children want options when it comes to preschool. According to Lynn Jenc, Community Education director for Alexandria School District 206, they also want quality education that is affordable. A structured curriculum is also important, along with up-to-date technology...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
July 29, 2016
Alexandria students perform well on MCA tests
The percentage of Alexandria Public Schools’ students who scored "proficient" on state reading, math and science tests compared favorably overall to statewide averages for all grades tested in spring 2016, according to results of the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs) released...
July 29, 2016 - 12:02pm
July 8, 2016
Can students use release time to go to NorthStar Christian Academy?
Alexandria School District 206 has a new policy in place for "release time." The purpose of the policy is to provide guidelines in accordance...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
District 206 presents 3rd annual Eco Fair
Alexandria School District 206, in cooperation with local businesses and organizations, will host the 3rd annual Community Eco Fair on Thursday, April 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Discovery Middle School.
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Student Showcase winners announced
The student talent was displayed everywhere at Discovery Middle School (DMS) on March 15 during the third annual Student Showcase celebration. The...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
Capital campaign formed for proposed new high school
Another step has been taken in the effort to build a new high school in Alexandria. At Monday night's Alexandria School District 206 board meeting, Bruce and Kathleen Pohlig were named co-chairs of a capital campaign to raise money in private donations in support of the proposed...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
1194971 Public Notice - School District 206 Budget
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
1193942 Public Notice - School District 206 Special Meeting November 18, 2010
Public Notice Publish December 29, 2010 SPECIAL MEETING BOARD OF EDUCATION INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 206 ALEXANDRIA, MINNESOTA NOVEMBER 18, 2010 The special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 206, Alexandria, Minnesota, was called to...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
1193947 Public Notice - School District 206 Meeting November 15, 2010
Public Notice Publish December 29, 2010 REGULAR MEETING BOARD OF EDUCATION INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 206 ALEXANDRIA, MINNESOTA NOVEMBER 15, 2010 The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 206, Alexandria, Minnesota, was called to...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
1190475 Public Notice - School Board Special Meeting December 20
Public Notice Publish December 17, 2010 SPECIAL BOARD MEETING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 206 ALEXANDRIA, MINNESOTA There will be a special meeting of the School Board of Independent School District 206 on Monday, December 20, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am