Today's Mankato Area Public School Board filing
Today, one person filed for the Mankato Area Public School Board:
Ann Hendricks, 133 Ichabod Lane, Mankato, Minn.
Mankato Area Public Schools will hold its annual election Tuesday, November 3. Four candidates will be elected for four-year terms with candidates expected to take office on January 4, 2016. The filing period for the election closes at 4 p.m., Tuesday, August 11...More Information
Now view City Council and School Board meetings live online and on cable television
Mankato City Council and Mankato Area Public School Board meetings can now be viewed live online and cable television to review matters that matter. Watch live, review meeting videos in their entirety--or by topic--to learn the latest. Convenience, accessibility, efficiency and transparency were all important reasons to live stream city council and school board meetings. This new communication tool helps enhance openness, understanding and accountability about local decisions that impact citizens. By partnering on the streaming project, the cost to each organization is cut in half.
Mankato Area Public School Board filings open July 28
Mankato Area Public Schools (District 77) will hold its annual election on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. Four candidates will be elected for four-year terms with candidates expected to take office on January 4, 2016. The filing period for the election opens at 7 a.m., Tuesday, July 28 and closes at 4 p.m., Tuesday, August 11.
Candidates who wish to place their names on the ballot may pick up the necessary forms in the district's deputy clerk office in Suite 2 of the Intergovernmental Center, 10 Civic Center Plaza. Office hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is a $2 filing fee for the school district office...More Information
Mankato Area Public Schools to participate in summer food service program
Mankato Area Public Schools will participate in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) summer food service program from Monday, June 8 through Friday, August 28. Meals will be provided to children (18-years-old and younger) at no charge and served Monday through Friday.
Breakfast is served between 7 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.; and lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.:
Franklin Elementary students featured in "Land of 10,000 Stories"
Listen to a great story about friendships at Mankato Area Public Schools' Franklin Elementary School.
History made at Prairie Winds Middle School groundbreaking
Ground was recently broke for the new Mankato Area Public Schools' Prairie Winds Middle School, 1200 Prairie Winds Drive, Mankato.
The project will help accommodate student growth and help continue to provide facilities and learning environments for students.
David Lutz is top candidate for principal of West High School
David Lutz is the top candidate for principal of West High School, with duties to begin July 1, pending Mankato Area Public School Board approval. Lutz is currently assistant principal at East High School, and has served as gifted and talented coordinator and summer school administrator in Wayzata. He has also taught high school and middle school social studies, including advanced placement courses.
Register for Mankato Area Public Schools' "Fantastic 4 to 5's" preschool section at Kennedy Elementary School
Mankato Area Public Schools' Community Education and Recreation has opened a "Fantastic 4 to 5's" preschool section at Kennedy Elementary School, 2600 East Main Street, as part of the district's Early Childhood Family Education program.
Children must be age four by September 1 to enroll. Class times are 12:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Parents/guardians are responsible for transportation.
Apply to serve on Mankato Area Public Schools' Community Education and Recreation Advisory Council
Apply to serve on Mankato Area Public Schools' Community Education and Recreation Advisory Council. Citizen input is important in providing quality lifelong learning opportunities in the community. Help make a difference:
Shane Baier is top candidate for principal of Washington Elementary School
Shane Baier is the top candidate for principal of Washington Elementary School, with duties to begin July 1, pending School Board approval on March 16. He currently serves as a middle school principal in South Dakota.
Baier has 17 years of administrative experience, which includes serving as principal of Dakota Meadows Middle School-North Mankato, East High School-Mankato and as a middle school principal in Idaho. His background includes teaching experience at the elementary, middle and high school levels.
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