An improving general fund balance and low to moderate debt levels contributed to West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools (District 197) recently receiving a bond rating upgrade from Standard & Poor’s Rating Services.
St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12 West St. Paul in cooperation with the Minnesota Independent School Forum (MISF) will host to the Parental Choice in Education Forum, sponsored by Opportunity for All Kids (OAK), 9 a.m.
Saint Thomas Academy announced Jan. 15 that current director of athletics and activities Jason Sedlak ‘93 has been named an instructor in the military department and the assistant head football coach, starting in August.
Gina Smethers and Micah Klotz of Inver Grove Heights Community Schools will be recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2014 Education Technology Conference at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency on Dec. 9.
West St. Paul was one stop along the route of a 100-foot long truck lugging a white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest to Washington, D.C. For 50 years, a Christmas tree has been erected on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol. This year, the U.S. Forest Service, Choose Outdoors and the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe are providing the evergreen. Garlough Environmental Magnet School in West St. Paul hosted the event Nov. 6 where kids could see the tree in the truck and write a message to the Capitol. photos by Linda E. Andersen/Review