Summer learning can be fun!
Looking for ways to keep your kids learning this summer? Look for the Summer Learning Ideas icon in Clever to find links to e-books, games, videos and activities for elementary school students. The website features a wide variety of resources to keep your child engaged while continuing to build their academic skills. Rather just relax and have fun this summer? That's OK, too! Reading 6 just-right books over the summer may keep your young reader from regressing.
In Other News
District leaders are working to resolve ongoing transportation challenges by rerouting buses to focus available drivers, creating neighborhood hubs and exploring an adjustment of school start and end times to provide time for some buses to run double routes.
An additional 7 drivers are available to cover routes starting Sept. 7, while schools extend hours to support families without busing.
Families who can carpool to school are encouraged to do so in light of anticipated busing delays caused by driver shortage.
Students from the high school's FFA Chapter earned top awards for their landscape display at the state fair.
Stillwater Area High School student Coolsjes Singhvi has been named to the prestigious Top 300 Broadcom MASTERS list! It’s the nation’s premier STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) competition for middle school students.
Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment scores dropped during COVID, reinforcing need for continued support.
Christopher Kunze has been selected to fill an open seat on the school board until the special election is held in November.
Masks will be required for all people in the school setting (preK through grade 8) as we start the new school year.