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September 14, 2016
Micheal Zziwa, 29, formerly from Uganda, Africa, is taking 14 credits through online courses at Dakota County Technical College. Students like him will benefit from new courses and programs funded by a $3.2 million grant from the Department of Education to serve adult learners.(Deanna Weniger | Independent Town Pages)
DCTC and Inver Hill colleges score $3.2 million grant to help adult learners
September 14, 2016 - 1:31pm
September 13, 2016
In the spring, third through eighth graders and select high school grades were given the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test (MCA). In math, 65.6 percent of the students tested were at or above proficiency compared to the state’s 59.4 percent. Reading was 63.6 percent compared to the state’s 58.9 percent. Science was lowest at 56 percent, but still higher than the state’s 54.7 percent.
Farmington scores above state average in three different tests
September 13, 2016 - 4:26pm
September 7, 2016
Farmington High School students Benjamin Carvell (left) and Isaac Kuehn (right) attended BestPrep’s Minnesota Business Venture, a week-long business camp, earlier this summer. (Submitted Photo)
Farmington High School students learn the ropes at summer business camp
September 7, 2016 - 12:47pm
June 16, 2016
One year later, teachers officially have a contract
June 16, 2016 - 9:06am
June 11, 2016
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Graduation day for the class of 2016
June 11, 2016 - 12:33pm
June 9, 2016
Gateway Academy is on the move
June 9, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 3, 2016
Students look for help gearing up and getting outside
June 3, 2016 - 5:59am
June 2, 2016
The vest at rest: Longtime band director Jeff Gottwig will retire this year
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
Teachers, district reach a tentative contract deal
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
May 27, 2016
Teachers, district reach tentative contract deal
May 27, 2016 - 11:13am
May 19, 2016
For students, an oasis in the desert of addiction
May 19, 2016 - 5:59am
May 13, 2016
County grant will help keep students healthy
May 13, 2016 - 5:59am
May 12, 2016
A magical night
May 12, 2016 - 5:59am
Students can now keep school iPads for the summer
May 12, 2016 - 5:59am
May 6, 2016
FHS seniors: We're looking for your photos
May 6, 2016 - 1:27pm
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