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Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
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Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
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Christian Life Academy athletes commit to playing collegiately
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Farmington Just for Kix attends national dance competition
Boys' Tennis: Tigers fall to Owatonna 7-0 in first round of sections
Girls' Lacrosse: Farmington looks to get over hump and end slide
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Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
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May 5, 2018
Dodge Middle School honor roll
The following students were named to the 4.0, A and B honor rolls, as well as the Striver's Award, at Dodge Middle School. The Striver's Award recognizes students who improved their GPA by .333 percent or more. Sixth grade 4.0 Honor Roll Natalie Adrian, Taylor Ask, Avery Comes, Maddy...
May 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 4, 2018
'Mr. Y the Science Guy'
Nicknamed "Mr. Y the Science Guy," Rick Yonker enters elementary classrooms with mobile microscopes wearing his cool scientist's white jacket....
May 4, 2018 - 6:00am
May 1, 2018
Beat accelerates for Farmington bands
The music suite at Farmington High School has been anything but quiet lately. In the past several weeks, the Farmington bands have hosted a...
May 1, 2018 - 7:49am
April 26, 2018
Alternative collaborative: Rosemount 917 will run Farmington ALC
A new alternative learning center will open its doors in Farmington in 2019. And alternative it will be in more ways than one: Independent Intermediate School District 917 of Rosemount will run it. The ALC will be located at Instructional Services known by locals as the ISC building,...
April 26, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 19, 2018
District expands boundary talks
FARMINGTON — Redrawing school boundary lines for Farmington Public Schools is underway. Fourth- and seventh-grade students will stay at their...
April 19, 2018 - 8:59am
April 17, 2018
Learning on the job: Farmington will participate in MN CAPS this fall
FARMINGTON — Students interested in pursuing careers in the business world or health care may be interested in an apprenticeship program...
April 17, 2018 - 6:00am
April 16, 2018
Area schools delayed Monday morning
Many area schools announced two-hour late starts Monday, April 16 after getting socked with a spring snowstorm over the weekend. Plows are still cleaning up and in some cases, snow is still falling. Schools that will see two-hour delays include (as of 6:20 a.m.):
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am
Engineered to behead the competition
FARMINGTON — Rogue Robotics and Guillotine have fought competitively fierce this season. The Farmington High School team is going to the...
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 13, 2018
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed an additional $19 million in special education funding for next year, as such expenses rise throughout...
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
April 11, 2018
Coding for Girls: RHS seniors start educational classes for youth
ROSEMOUNT —As two high school girls sitting in a computer science class at Rosemount High School, Jacia Christiansen and Léa Payette were...
April 11, 2018 - 6:00am
April 10, 2018
Minn students still above average, but tests continue to show racial disparities
ST. PAUL—Minnesota continues to have among the nation's best scores on a biennial assessment of students' math and reading skills, but large gaps remain between students of color and their white classmates. Results from the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress, also...
April 10, 2018 - 1:25am
April 9, 2018
Tackling education's challenges: Principal led national organization
FARMINGTON — Educators are discussing real methods to improve school safety across the country with increasing gun violence on school campuses....
April 9, 2018 - 7:49am
March 28, 2018
Rock on with life
FARMINGTON — Rock music can serve as a voice for the voiceless for the whole world to hear. Four senior students at Farmington High School...
March 28, 2018 - 11:43am
March 21, 2018
Students stand against violence
Students stood in silence and solidarity for 17 minutes. Roughly a hundred local students joined thousands from across the country in the National...
March 21, 2018 - 3:01pm
March 16, 2018
Retired police officer now instructs others nationwide
FARMINGTON — Retired police officer Ted Dau thinks school resource officers are an important piece in the puzzle in keeping youth safe...
March 16, 2018 - 7:06pm