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April 24, 2009
School board will consider retirement incentive
A handful of Farmington teachers might have a little more reason to think about wrapping up their careers if the Farmington School Board approves a $10,000 retirement incentive next week. The resolution, which the board is set to consider at its meeting Monday, will give eligible...
April 24, 2009 - 1:18pm
April 17, 2009
ISD 192, Dec. 10, 2008
MINUTES OF THE JOINT WORK SESSION OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 192, FARMINGTON CITY COUNCIL AND DAKOTA COUNTY HELD ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2008, AT 6:30 P.M. AT FARMINGTON CITY HALL,430 THIRD STREET, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair McKnight...
April 17, 2009 - 1:38pm
ISD 192, Truth In Taxation
MINUTES OF THE TRUTH-IN-TAXATION HEARING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 192, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA, HELD ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2008, AT 6:00 P.M. IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, 800 DENMARK AVENUE, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair...
April 17, 2009 - 1:37pm
ISD 192, Dec. 16, 2008
MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 192 HELD ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2008, AT 6:00 P.M. IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, 800 DENMARK AVENUE, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair McKnight called the meeting to...
April 17, 2009 - 1:36pm
ISD 192, Dec. 2, 2008
MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 192 HELD ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2008, AT 5:30 P.M. IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, 800 DENMARK AVENUE, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair McKnight called the meeting to order...
April 17, 2009 - 1:36pm
ISD 192, Dec. 22, 2008
MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 192 HELD ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2008, AT 6:00 P.M. IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, 800 DENMARK AVENUE, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair McKnight called the meeting to order...
April 17, 2009 - 1:32pm
March 23, 2009
District will hold session to address testing questions
Questions about testing? The Farmington School District will hold an information meeting Tuesday night about the MCA and NWEA (MAP) tests. Sharon Davenport, data and accountability coordinator for Farmington Schools, will share information about the tests at 7 p.m. March 24 in the...
March 23, 2009 - 10:20am
March 20, 2009
Bids for ISD 192: Convert high school to middle school
March 20, 2009 - 1:48pm
March 4, 2009
There seems to be a district-wide epidemic these days: forgetfulness. Really, it makes no difference if students are teenagers or kindergartners, or anywhere in between. Somehow, students of all ages seem to be forgetting where they put their sweatshirts, glasses, keys, tennis rackets,...
March 4, 2009 - 3:29pm
February 26, 2009
Editorial: Return to old meeting format good for ISD 192
In August of 2007 the District 192 School Board made some changes to the structure of its meetings. It turned one of its monthly business meetings into a work session and moved the start time for that meeting to 5 p.m. It removed a public comment period from the agenda at its remaining...
February 26, 2009 - 8:00am
February 24, 2009
School board OKs sale of OPEB bonds
There was dissent, debate and even a little drama, but the District 192 School Board on Tuesday but board members ultimately voted to approve the sale of $6 million in bonds to pay for retirement benefits owed to current and former district employees. The bonds, which the district...
February 24, 2009 - 9:26pm
February 20, 2009
ISD 192 School Board Minutes, Nov. 3 - 24, 2008
MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL WORK SESSION OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 192 HELD ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2008, AT 5:00 P.M. IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, 800 DENMARK AVENUE, FARMINGTON, MINNESOTA Chair McKnight called the meeting to order...
February 20, 2009 - 2:29pm
January 29, 2009
Editorial: Balancing the need to know
Just two meetings in, the flow of information is shaping up to be a topic of interest for the new District 192 School Board. Two weeks ago the subject cropped up in a number of proposed amendments to board policy. On Monday, it played a role in discussions about everything from the...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
District responds to architect's lawsuit
The Farmington School District on Monday filed its response to a breach of contract lawsuit filed in November by DLR Group, the architect responsible for designing the district's new high school building. The filing is a response to a breach of contract suit DLR filed after the district...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Blackboard: Programs help teachers grow
This is the first in a series of articles about the District 192 Strategic Plan, which was first developed in 2006 and updated in December, to review and update. This article addresses a portion of strategy 2, which states "We will create a culture in which all staff have the beliefs...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am