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Cross country: Tigers, Irish take on muddy Griak
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Football, Week 4: Tigers show progress in loss to No. 2 Panthers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
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Dakota Electric helps with environmental efforts
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August 19, 2013
RVES gets two reading tutors for 2013-14 school year
Riverview Elementary School principal Kim Grengs is excited about what the upcoming school year will bring, and not just because she's looking forward to seeing all of her students. Grengs is also excited about what Riverview Elementary School can offer to students who are struggling...
August 19, 2013 - 1:43pm
August 14, 2013
FHS nearing decision on new activities director
Farmington High School will have a new activities director soon, but principal Ben Kusch is not sure the new AD will be in place by the beginning of the school year. The activities director position became available in mid-July when Jon Summer took a similar position in the Chaska...
August 14, 2013 - 1:55pm
August 13, 2013
Enrollment numbers are up in Farmington School District 192
Enrollment in Farmington Schools is ahead of projections and, maybe more significantly, ahead of where it was last year at this time. As of Aug. 12 the district had 3,396 students enrolled at the elementary level, 20 more than projected; 1,600 enrolled at the middle school level,...
August 13, 2013 - 1:19pm
August 1, 2013
New program brings Farmington officers into schools
Farmington parents might spot police officers in the elementary school buildings a few times next year, but it's all for a good reason. In the fall, the Farmington police department begins its new Blue in the Schools program. The program brings police officers into the school buildings...
August 1, 2013 - 2:27pm
Farmington schools: Taking new step in education
Becoming principal at Akin Road Elementary School two years ago was a step for Laura Pierce. It turns out, that move was just a step in a new...
August 1, 2013 - 2:19pm
July 25, 2013
Three schools will be affected by one street project in 2015
There are times when a city or Dakota County project affects Farmington's schools. And one of those projects is coming up in about two years. At Monday's joint Farmington City Council and Farmington School Board, city engineer Kevin Schorzman gave an update on preliminary plans for...
July 25, 2013 - 4:16pm
City of Farmington, ISD 192 want to keep talking
Monday’s joint meeting between the Farmington City Council and the District 192 School Board was so successful, the two groups want to sit...
July 25, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 23, 2013
Reichelt is hired as new ARES principal
Akin Road Elementary School students will be greeted by a new principal when they come back to school this fall. On Monday, the Farmington School...
July 23, 2013 - 2:18pm
July 11, 2013
Farmington's school projects are on schedule
Summer construction projects are nothing new in school buildings, but this year’s work at Farmington Elementary School is particularly hard to miss.
July 11, 2013 - 3:57pm
July 9, 2013
Summer program teaches self-defense techniques
Learning new skills can happen anytime for kids -- even during the summer, when they're not in school -- and the lessons don't always come out of books. Take, for example, the students enrolled in the self-defense class offered by Farmington Community Education. The students are in...
July 9, 2013 - 12:13pm
June 27, 2013
No levy this year for Farmington schools
The Farmington School District has closed the door, at least for this year, on the idea of asking voters for any extra money.
June 27, 2013 - 9:15am
June 25, 2013
Farmington School District 192 office will likely move this summer
Moving boxes could figure in the near future for employees in the Farmington School District's central office. The district is working on plans that would move district employees from their downtown offices into space at Farmington High School. Superintendent Jay Haugen said Monday...
June 25, 2013 - 2:48pm
Going heavy on school spirit
The next step toward promoting school spirit at Farmington High School isn't an updated mascot or cheerier cheerleaders. It's a rock. A really...
June 25, 2013 - 1:13pm
June 17, 2013
New Farmington Institute provides tech lessons
Since the Farmington School District started handing out iPads to its students last fall, the district's teachers have been discovering ways...
June 17, 2013 - 4:38pm
March 28, 2008
DFLers target Pawlenty education program
ST. PAUL - Democratic education leaders want to bump up education spending by raiding money meant for Gov.
March 28, 2008 - 12:00am