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Community Ed names Pines’ successor for top job

June 19, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

South Washington County Schools’ Community Education soon will have a new leader. Continue Reading

Funding increase raises new District 833 budget questions

June 12, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

South Washington County Schools will see additional state funding for the first time in five years, but there is no consensus among District 833 School Board members on whether to pull back any of the $2 million proposed cuts for next year, School Board Chairman Ron Kath said following a budget discussion last week. Continue Reading

Crosswinds parents vow: ‘We’re not going away’

June 5, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

With no action from the Legislature to give Crosswinds Arts and Science School to the Perpich Center for the Arts and reject School District 833′s interest in acquiring it, parents of Crosswinds students and five legislators took their case to the East Metro Integration District School Board last week to try and stop the closure of Crosswinds on July 29. Continue Reading

A fond farewell

May 30, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

School’s out for East Ridge High School English teacher Sheila Tschida.
Tschida retires at the end of the year after spending the past 40 years as a teacher, 33 years of that spent in District 833. Continue Reading

District 833 to stop reporting class rank to students, colleges

May 29, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

Starting next year District 833 has decided not to report class rank any longer. Continue Reading

Survey says: District 833 levy renewal would pass

May 15, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

A clear majority of residents would support a renewal of an existing property tax levy, according to a recent independent survey. Continue Reading

District, tennis community at odds over courts

May 2, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

Members of Woodbury’s tennis community are pushing back against the possibility of some dilapidated courts going from bad to altogether gone. Continue Reading

Monday’s ‘Taste’ event at WHS to benefit local school foundation

April 19, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

A local foundation is reviving a popular event to benefit area schools. Continue Reading

District’s graduation rates high overall, but areas to watch

April 18, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

Nine out of 10 south Washington County students graduate high school on time, ranking the district third among its peer districts. Continue Reading

New wrinkles, legislation unfold in Crosswinds saga

April 15, 2013 in Woodbury Bulletin

South Washington County Schools is expanding its list of possible uses for Crosswinds school building even as its chances of acquiring it might be slimming. Continue Reading