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Suspect behind “vague threat” that caused lockdown in custody

September 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Updated at 6:09 p.m. on 9/25/2014

A suspect behind the unspecified threats that caused a city-wide school lockdown Thursday has been taken into custody, Dickinson Police report.

In a statement sent out Thursday evening, Capt. Joe Cianni said th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Kris Fehr: Dickinson Public Schools continue to grow

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Public Schools Board of Education listened intently during the three public forums held last school year.
We reached out to you, we asked for participation and together we created a solution to address the critical enrollment and capac…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Kris Fehr: Dickinson Public Schools continue to grow

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Public Schools Board of Education listened intently during the three public forums held last school year.
We reached out to you, we asked for participation and together we created a solution to address the critical enrollment and capac…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lewton: Hagen faces challenges in coming years

August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Editor’s Note: This is the first of three monthly columns from Marcus Lewton about Hagen Junior High.
Hello, stakeholders of Dickinson Public Schools. My name is Marcus Lewton, and I am the principal at Hagen Junior High School. Dickinson Public S…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Filling the gaps: Amidst teacher shortage, schools try to fill positions before year starts

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

As the entire state of North Dakota faces a critical shortage of teachers, local schools are hurrying to fill remaining openings before the new year starts later this month.
The North Dakota Council of Educational Leaders reported hundreds of teache…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DPS budget reviewed by committee: Bottom line increased to almost $38.6 million

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Public School Board will be reviewing a number of what Superintendent Doug Sullivan calls “big-ticket items” when it sets the 2014-2015 budget at its executive meeting August 11.
The board’s budget committee, chaired by Leslie Ro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DPS officer: More students, more criminal activity

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Public Schools resource officer updated the school board Monday on problems that come along with increased students, many from outside North Dakota.
By this fall, the school district is expected to have grown by 578 students since May …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DPS officer: More students, more criminal activity

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Public Schools resource officer updated the school board Monday on problems that come along with increased students, many from outside North Dakota.
By this fall, the school district is expected to have grown by 578 students since May …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Our View: What’s best for our children?

April 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

Why plan for now when you can plan for the future? The recommendation made Monday by DLR Group to the Dickinson Public School Board to build a middle school instead of a high school made at least one board member question the proposal.
The engineeri…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘Titan Strong’ Band-Aid Relief event kicks off at Astoria Hotel

April 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

Supporters of Trinity High School were ready to have fun for a good cause Saturday.
Less than two hours in, people filled the rooms at the Astoria Hotel and Events Center in Dickinson for the “Titan Strong” Band-Aid Relief. The event featured ga…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com