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school district 192
October 10, 2013
Speaker offers tips for parenting in the digital age
These days, kids are exposed to much more of the world around them, thanks to the many technological devices available to them. Access to information...
October 10, 2013 - 11:55am
September 26, 2013
Farmington High School's agriculture program celebrates 75 years
“The Farmington High school is very fortunate this year in having in its curriculum a course in Agriculture. This course is financed by the...
September 26, 2013 - 1:57pm
New contract for Farmington's superintendent
There won’t be any last-minute negotiations for the Farmington School District and superintendent Jay Haugen. Haugen’s first three-year contract with the district will not expire until June 30, but board members voted unanimously Monday to approve a new deal that will take...
September 26, 2013 - 1:42pm
September 19, 2013
FHS science teacher introduces new hybrid class
Most of the time, only about half of Julian Buss's earth science students are actually in his Farmington High School classroom. And that's OK....
September 19, 2013 - 1:59pm
September 17, 2013
Farmington's Patriotic Day ceremony will honor Vietnam-era vets
Farmington-area Vietnam-era veterans will be the honored guests at the 2013 Patriotic Day ceremony at Farmington High School. "We want to pay...
September 17, 2013 - 3:03pm
September 13, 2013
ISD 192 bans ‘Kik’ app from district-owned iPads
Just two weeks into the new school year, a messaging app called Kik has been banned by Farmington School District 192. The announcement was made Friday afternoon, giving students the weekend to remove the app from their school district-owned iPads. Farmington’s head of instructional...
September 13, 2013 - 4:44pm
September 3, 2013
Community ed class will cover world religions
Farmington has a more diverse religious community than the casual observer might realize. There are Lutherans and Catholics and Baptists, of course, but there are also a few options you might not expect to find. Drive east on Highway 50 and you can find a Buddhist temple, complete...
September 3, 2013 - 2:13pm
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 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
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