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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.

Board considers calendar for 2012-2013 (updated 4/11/12)

The school board will be voting on April 12 to approve a calendar for the coming school year.
March 22, 2012
Elementary classroom

School times to change for 2012-2013 (update 4/11/12)

As part of the fall budget adjustment plan, school start and end times will be changing next year.
March 22, 2012

Mark your calendars for March 29 College Fair at Stillwater Area High School

March 09, 2012

Stillwater Area High School has been selected by the Minnesota Association for College Admission Counseling (MACAC) to host a regional college fair on Thursday, March 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the school’s gymnasium.

Join us for A Taste of Community Education

March 09, 2012

Join us on Saturday March 24 at Stillwater Area High School as we offer a wide variety of Community Education classes to wet your palette of interests. Full course descriptions, fees, and start times are available online at http://ce.stillwater.k12.mn.us and in the winter course catalog.

Stillwater FFA Fish and Wildlife Team Advances to State

March 09, 2012

Five Stillwater Area High School FFA members received top honors in the recent regional Fish and Wildlife competition and earned a spot in the state’s FFA competition in April.

Share your thoughts on school transportation and program options

March 09, 2012

As part of a budget reduction and strategic planning process we are collecting input from public, charter school and non-public school parents on how we can best serve all families living within the Stillwater Area Public School District 834 boundaries. 

School board approves more than $6 million in budget cuts for coming school year

March 09, 2012

School board members last night approved a list of budget reductions for the 2012-2013 school year, which includes plans to cut costs, increase revenue and transfer funds to make up for a $6.3 budget deficit.

School board approves refinancing of bonds

March 09, 2012

School board members approved a resolution to refinance the 2006 issuance of bonds used to renovate the two junior high schools. This is much like refinancing a mortgage for a better interest rate.

District working with community officials to share services and reduce costs

March 09, 2012

Leaders from communities across the St. Croix Valley are working together to find innovative ways to continue to reduce expenses for taxpayers.