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Brainerd School Board

April 18, 2017
Kevin McMenimen, the transportation director at Brainerd Public Schools, talks about changing the district's transportation walking boundary from one mile to three-tenths of a mile.
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Brainerd School Board: Change to bus policy approved
April 18, 2017 - 7:00am
Brainerd Public Schools Director of Business Services Steve Lund talks about the revisions for the 2017 fiscal year budget.
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Brainerd School Board: School still operating with deficit spending
April 18, 2017 - 6:30am
The Brainerd School Board, along with Superintendent Laine Larson (left) listen to Steve Lund, the district's director of business services Monday about funding options for the district's comprehensive long-range facilities plan.
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Brainerd School Board: Risk too high, board turns down contract
April 18, 2017 - 6:00am
April 12, 2017
Dave Bergeron of Foster, Jacobs & Johnson talks to the Brainerd School Board Monday night about progress on the district's comprehensive long-range facilities plan.
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School Board: Board talks student transportation needs
April 12, 2017 - 5:40am
April 11, 2017
Tim Murtha, director of teaching and learning for Brainerd Public Schools, addresses the Brainerd School Board during a meeting Monday night. 
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School Board: Talking about 'the talk' - Board approves reproductive health program changes
April 11, 2017 - 9:35am
March 21, 2017
Riverside Elementary School First Grade Teacher Amanda Ramey tells Brainerd School Board members Monday how she utilizes technology in her classroom.
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Brainerd School Board: Enrollment - Lose some, win some
March 21, 2017 - 6:30am
David Bergeron (left) of Foster, Jacobs & Johnson Inc., and Kevin Donnay of Widseth Smith Nolting Monday updated the Brinerd School Board on what they have accomplished thus far on the district's comprehensive long-range facilities plan.
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Brainerd School Board: Progress made in district's facilities plan
March 21, 2017 - 5:30am
March 2, 2017
Reader Opinion: Secret listening sessions
March 2, 2017 - 11:25pm
February 15, 2017
The resolution, approved Monday night, notes the district's financial condition prompts the school board to reduce expenditures, which may include canceling positions or reducing or canceling programs. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
School Board 181: District to consider staff, program cuts
February 15, 2017 - 10:19pm
February 13, 2017
Heidi Hahn (left) and Nancy Anderson address the Brainerd School Board Monday night about special education funding shortfalls. Hahn is the district's director of special education and Anderson is the principal at Lincoln Education Center. 
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School Board: Picking a partner - District moves forward with facilities plan
February 13, 2017 - 10:38pm
February 12, 2017
The agenda for Monday night's meeting indicates the board will approve a resolution to execute a contract with Foster, Jacobs & Johnson Inc., for facilities program management services. The estimated costs of the services outlined in the FJJ proposal is $125,000. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Brainerd School Board: Board to hire consulting firm
February 12, 2017 - 10:21pm
January 27, 2017
School Board: Changes coming to committee meetings
January 27, 2017 - 7:13pm
January 23, 2017
Julie Domino, director of early childhood special education, talks to the Brainerd School Board Monday about the need for an additional early childhood special education teacher to meet growing student needs. 
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Brainerd School Board: A better look at the budget
January 23, 2017 - 10:30pm
January 11, 2017
Members of the Brainerd School Board take the Minnesota School Board Association oath of office during a reorganizational meeting Monday night. 
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School Board: Board elects new leadership
January 11, 2017 - 6:31pm
January 10, 2017
Molly Raske (left), Nisswa Elementary School principal, and Cori Reynolds, director of community education for Brainerd Public Schools, address the Brainerd School Board Monday night about space issues at Nisswa. 
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Brainerd School Board: Solutions presented for space issues at Nisswa Elementary
January 10, 2017 - 11:37am