Pony E-News: Celebrate Pony Pride during Lumberjack Days

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July 14, 2019


Celebrate your Pony Pride during Lumberjack Days

Lumberjack Days Parade

Join us in downtown Stillwater during Lumberjack Days! We'll have some fun activities for kids on Friday and Saturday from
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Find us at the community tent in North Lowell Park.

And be sure to look for us at the Lumberjack Days Parade on Sunday, July 21 at 1 p.m. Come cheer on our students as they show their school spirit! They'll walk along the parade route from Washington Square to Pioneer Park handing out Pony Pride items along the way. Go Ponies!


Board to discuss possible separation with Superintendent

During a meeting on Thursday morning, school board members voted 5-2 to enter into exploratory conversation and pursue a possible separation agreement with the superintendent. Read the July 11 board meeting notes.


Looking for a great part-time job? Check out our job fair

paraprofessional

Learn more about employment opportunities with Stillwater Area Public Schools during our job fair.

Tuesday, July 23 from 2-6 p.m. at Oak-Land Middle School

Hear from current employees, talk to a job counselor, and fill out an application on the spot (please bring ID, job history and references.) Onsite interviews may be available. Find out more online.


Make a difference! Become a Reading or Math Corp tutor

math tutor

Would you like to help students become successful in reading or math? You can make a difference by serving with the Minnesota Reading and Math Corps! 

No experience is necessary. Recent high school graduates, retirees and anyone in between are invited to apply.

Tutors are paid a living allowance every two weeks and are eligible for up to $4,266 for tuition or repayment of student loans. Tutors 55 and older may gift the education award to a child or grandchild. Free health insurance and child care assistance is available for qualified applicants. Learn more


school supplies

Start shopping for school supplies

It seems like summer just started and back-to-school supplies are already in stores! If you want to get a jump on your shopping we've compiled preschool, elementary and middle school grade-level supply lists on our website. Go to your school's homepage to find the list for your grade.


Help Stuff the Bus with donated school supplies

stuff the bus

Help local students have a great start to their school year! You can donate new school supplies July 8-August 2 to support the Stuff the Bus initiative. Go online for a complete list of requested school supplies and drop off locations.

Volunteers are needed to pack supplies at Community Thread on
August 6 from 5-6:30 p.m. Sign up to volunteer

You can also donate money online at United Way. Make sure to designate your donation to Stuff the Bus!


Two national symbols coming to Stillwater

stanley cup

Mitch Reinke (SAHS Class of 2014) is bringing the Stanley Cup to Stillwater! The former Pony and member of the NHL champion St. Louis Blues is bringing the Cup to the St. Croix Valley Recreation Center on July 22. Read more.

A 375 foot long replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be showcased at The Old Athletic Field in Stillwater July 25-28. "The Wall That Heals" honors Vietnam veterans from Washington County, some of whom attended our high school. More info.


Upcoming Events

July 15: Summer Success starts

July 15: Summer meals begin at Andersen Elementary

July 16-18: Hamluke at Stillwater Area High School

July 19-21 - Lumberjack Days - Come see us downtown and in the parade!