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Nov. 25, 2018

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Students celebrate friendship with a special pre-Thanksgiving feast

Brookview kindergarten students participated in a friendship feast. They celebrated their friendships with one another and tried lots of healthy fruits and veggies! This is the second year Brookview students have held the special feast prior to Thanksgiving break, and staff hope it will become a long-standing tradition.  

School board to continue budget adjustment discussion

The school board will hold a work session from 1-4 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28 at Central Services in Stillwater to continue discussions regarding budget adjustments for the coming year. Board members are reviewing a list of potential areas to consider for reductions as it looks to address a $2.5 million general fund budget deficit.

Learn how the district is preparing students for the world

boys collaborating

The community is invited to hear about the district's progress on meeting the goals of the World's Best Workforce Plan. Join us for the conversation at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at Stillwater Middle School in the media center. You'll learn about the World's Best Workforce legislation, the goals and strategies our district is employing, and how we're doing in meeting our goals. 

Upcycling competition added to Da Vinci Fest

Da Vinci
Upcycling takes center stage as a new competition added to Da Vinci Fest, the annual arts and science festival hosted by The Partnership Plan. The contest allows student the opportunity to display their creativity and ingenuity by reusing discarded objects or material in such a way as to create a product of a higher quality or value than the original. More details, including project requirements and submission deadlines, can be found online. Da Vinci Fest will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at Stillwater Area High School.

Class of 2032

Now enrolling for the Class of 2032!

Incoming kindergarteners are getting a special delivery from Stillwater Area Public Schools! Our Class of 2032 enrollment packet is hitting mailboxes. It has information about our upcoming Kindergarten Orientation along with enrollment forms that are due January 15. More info is on our website

First time kindergarten parent?

Join us for a meeting on Dec. 5 or Dec. 6 to prepare for kindergarten next year. Parent educators will share important information to make sure your child is ready for the next step and answer any questions you may have. A panel of parents and teachers will also offer helpful tips about planning for a smooth transition to kindergarten. 

School board meeting official notice

The school board will host a Legislative Gathering on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 a.m. at Central Services, located at 1875 Greeley Street South in Stillwater. The purpose of the gathering is share the district’s legislative priorities and to dialogue with local legislators. Read notice.