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District 206 begins recruiting efforts for learning academies

August 8, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Alexandria School District 206 recently launched efforts to partner with community leaders on the new learning academies concept. Continue Reading

District 206 School Board approves 4 percent tax levy increase

December 23, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Residents in Alexandria School District 206 will see an increase in this year’s tax levy an increase that is different than the one proposed in September. Continue Reading

New high school design unveiled

November 22, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Jefferson High School (JHS) cafeteria was filled with people last Thursday night district residents, students and staff members eager to hear about the proposed new high school project and to see a preliminary conceptual design and 3-D model. Continue Reading

Fewer options at DMS?

November 18, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Alexandria School District 206 will face some tough decisions in the upcoming months. Budget cuts and flat funding are to blame. Continue Reading

Back to the books

September 7, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Did you know that Alexandria School District 206 serves nearly 30,000 residents and about 4,000 students pre-kindergarten through 12th grade? Continue Reading

Honorees announced for District 206 Hall of Fame

August 31, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

The fourth annual School District 206 Hall of Fame recognition luncheon and celebration is set for Friday, October 1 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. Continue Reading

School board spot draws contenders

August 31, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Why would you run for a seat on the Alexandria City Council or the Alexandria School Board? Continue Reading

School and city filings give voters many choices

August 19, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Voters will have plenty of decisions to make come election time this November. Continue Reading

Scientific achievement: Local students do well on state MCA science test

August 12, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Students will soon be hitting the books once again. They’ll be back in the classroom learning about reading, writing and arithmetic. Continue Reading

A bumber crop of goodness

July 29, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

They’re called “community gardens.” And at two local schools, they’re producing a bumper crop of goodness excited students, a new way of learning, healthy meals for hungry families, new partnerships and more. Continue Reading