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Brainerd Public Schools

October 19, 2017
Brainerd School District Superintendnent Laine Larson speaks Wednesday to the Brainerd Planning Commission at city hall about the district's long-range facilities plan.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd school officials talk plan with city planning commission
October 19, 2017 - 7:00am
October 11, 2017
A map shows property south of Riverside Elementary School in Brainerd, which the Brainerd School Board approved purchasing Monday. 
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School board: Board approves property purchase
October 11, 2017 - 9:00am
October 10, 2017
Charlie Campbell, activities director at Brainerd High School, addresses the Brainerd School Board Monday night about adding lacrosse as a varsity sport for spring 2018. 
Spenser Bickett / Brainerd Dispatch
School board: Board approves lacrosse as varsity sport
October 10, 2017 - 9:19am
October 9, 2017
BPS Magazine - Fall 2017
October 9, 2017 - 1:36pm
October 2, 2017
Inductees Kelly Burnham (left) and Kristen (Doyscher) Williams chat before the induction dinner and ceremony for the Brainerd High School Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame at Grand View Lodge. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Burnham, Williams inducted into BHS Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame
October 2, 2017 - 8:00am
September 30, 2017
Lowell Elementary School students Audrey Hastings (left) and Maliyan Nater use a SMART board for their math assignment in Mary Schlangen’s fourth-grade classroom. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch play button
Tech Savvy: Not bored by SMART boards
September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2017
Pete Mohs Brainerd Dispatch Minnesota Vikings public address announcer Kelly Burnham, a 1984 Brainerd High School graduate, will do the PA for the Warriors' homecoming football game Saturday.
Football: Vikings' announcer to do PA at Warrior homecoming game
September 29, 2017 - 5:00am
September 25, 2017
A new program coming to Harrison Elementary School is looking for adult mentors who want to grab lunch twice a month with a student. Lunch Buddies, a program from Kinship Partners, starts Oct. 12 at Harrison, after being in place for a few years in schools in Pequot Lakes, Crosby-Ironton and Staples-Motley. Illustration
Bonding together by buddying up: Lunch Buddies comes to Harrison
September 25, 2017 - 8:00am
September 21, 2017
Todd Rapp talks to the Brainerd School Board Wednesday on when the best time would be to have a referendum on the district's facilities plan.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd School Board: Board debates facilities referendum date
September 21, 2017 - 7:00am
September 13, 2017
The purpose of the bus safety drill is to show students how to safely evacuate the bus in case of an emergency, McMenimen said. Parents aren't notified of the drill beforehand because then students might not ride the bus that day, he said.
Bus safety drill surprises parent
September 13, 2017 - 6:00am
September 12, 2017
Derek Hendrickson (right), dean and activities director at Forestview Middle School, addresses the Brainerd School Board Monday night about participation trends in middle school activities. He is joined by Charlie Campbell, activities director at Brainerd High School.
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
School board: Looking at lacrosse changes
September 12, 2017 - 5:00am
September 3, 2017
Brainerd Public Schools announces award winners
September 3, 2017 - 5:30am
August 26, 2017
Laine Larson
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Warrior spirit is 'Bluer than blue!'
August 26, 2017 - 9:00am
A slide from a PowerPoint presentations shows multiples locations for a new Baxter Elementary School.
School board: Big changes for BHS and Harrison, Board talks options for district facilities
August 26, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Start filling those backpacks with school supplies, because the first day of the 2017-18 school year for area students is just around the corner. Illustration
Back to school: Back on the school bus
August 18, 2017 - 12:00pm