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Brainerd School Board
June 20, 2017
A Page A1 story in Sunday's Dispatch regarding the Brainerd High School yearbook controversy incorrectly paraphrased Jeff Czeczok as saying he didn't see how personnel action on the district's investigation couldn't be made public.
June 20, 2017 - 2:05pm
June 16, 2017
School Board: Yearbook investigation is complete
Brainerd Public Schools has completed an investigation into how a Brainerd High School student's violent comments about President Donald Trump...
June 16, 2017 - 11:00pm
June 13, 2017
Brainerd School Board: Board moves to keep committee meetings open
The Brainerd School Board is reversing a previous decision to potentially close its committee meetings to the public. The board Monday night...
June 13, 2017 - 8:54am
May 25, 2017
Finding out about Forestview
Community members came to a Brainerd Public Schools listening session Wednesday night at the newest school in the district, Forestview Middle...
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 24, 2017
Listening Session: High hopes for high school
Community members came to Brainerd High School Tuesday night to learn more about the Brainerd Public Schools comprehensive long-range facilities...
May 24, 2017 - 6:00am
May 15, 2017
School Board: Budget projections show deficit spending
The Brainerd School Board Monday night received an update on the projected budget for 2017-18 school year. Steve Lund, director of business services,...
May 15, 2017 - 11:39am
School Board: Committee meetings could be closed to public
The Brainerd School Board Monday night took the first step toward closing its committee meetings to the public. The board unanimously approved...
May 15, 2017 - 11:24am
May 14, 2017
Our Opinion: Keep committee meetings open
The Brainerd School Board is taking a dangerous step on its path to restructure its committees. The school board on Monday approved the first reading of a revision of district policy that, among other things, specifically states committee meetings would not be subject to Minnesota's...
May 14, 2017 - 2:21pm
May 12, 2017
Learning more about Lowell
About 30 community members came to a Lowell Elementary School listening session Thursday night to hear more about the Brainerd Public Schools...
May 12, 2017 - 10:00am
April 18, 2017
Brainerd School Board: Change to bus policy approved
Students who attend Brainerd Public Schools who live three-tenths of a mile from their school will have the option to take the bus next school...
April 18, 2017 - 7:00am
Brainerd School Board: School still operating with deficit spending
Brainerd Public Schools slightly shrunk its deficit for the 2017 fiscal year budget—but the district is still left with more than a million...
April 18, 2017 - 6:30am
Brainerd School Board: Risk too high, board turns down contract
The Brainerd School Board Monday voted against the administration's recommendation to hire a consultant aimed at helping the district possibly...
April 18, 2017 - 6:00am
April 12, 2017
School Board: Board talks student transportation needs
An impassioned plea from a day care provider during Monday night's Brainerd School Board meeting led to a discussion about the school district's...
April 12, 2017 - 5:40am
April 11, 2017
School Board: Talking about 'the talk' - Board approves reproductive health program changes
One member of the Brainerd School Board Monday night spoke out against updates to the district's reproductive health curriculum for fifth, seventh...
April 11, 2017 - 9:35am
March 21, 2017
Brainerd School Board: Enrollment - Lose some, win some
Twenty-three students in kindergarten through 12th grade have left Brainerd Public Schools since October, but the district also has gained 73...
March 21, 2017 - 6:30am