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Stillwater Area Public Schools Announce 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

March 30, 2012

After more than 135 years of educating students, the list of alumni of Stillwater Area Public Schools is quite impressive. Each year, the school district joins with The Partnership Plan for Stillwater Area Schools to recognize a few outstanding alumni who have made a significant contribution to their community or to their chosen career path. 

Mr Ribbit with Lily Lake

PBIS at Lily Lake Elementary improving school-wide behavior and climate

March 30, 2012

Lily Lake Elementary is in its first year of becoming a Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) school. PBIS is a school-wide, comprehensive approach for improving school behavior and the climate of schools and is based on principles of applied behavior analysis and the prevention approach.

Speech-Language & Occupational Therapy Services practice 3:1 service delivery model

March 30, 2012

In some of ISD 834’s schools, district speech-language pathologists and occupational therapists are delivering service in a new way to their students.

Taiko Drummers

Japanese taiko drummers to perform at Withrow Elementary

March 30, 2012

Thanks to generous donations from the Withrow Elementary Association as well as from current and retired paraprofessionals of the school, Withrow Elementary School will be hosting a performance of three Japanese taiko drummers from the Mu Performing Arts on Friday, March 30, from 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Coffee House Staff

Oak-Land Junior High COFFEEHOUSE CABARET at Boutwells Landing

March 23, 2012

The Oak-Land Junior High School Band Parent’s Association is sponsoring its 18th annual spring COFFEEHOUSE CABARET on Thursday, March 29 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Boutwells Landing Auditorium (13575 58th Street North – north entrance/Wal-Mart side), Oak Park Heights.

Online forum earns district honors for excellence in communications

March 23, 2012

The school district was recently recognized by the Minnesota School Public Relations Association (MinnSPRA) for excellence in communication. The district earned an honorable mention award in the association’s annual Star Awards contest for its online forum, Community Conversations.

Stillwater Area Public Schools again recognized for excellence in financial reporting

March 23, 2012

The Stillwater Area Public School District has been recognized for excellence in financial reporting by the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) for the eighth consecutive year.

School Board reviews post-election analysis, considers future levy request

March 23, 2012

The school board last night heard the results of a post-election analysis and survey conducted to study voter demographics and measure perspectives and opinions about the three levy request ballot questions all voted down in November 2011.