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Brainerd School District

January 16, 2019
Brainerd High School is among several buildings in the Brainerd School District to undergo construction after last April's successful bonding referendum. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Building projects moving along steadily
January 16, 2019 - 10:00am
January 15, 2019
Brainerd School Board members elected Sue Kern as the new board chair Monday, Jan. 14. Kern takes over from previous chair Ruth Nelson, who is still on the board. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd Public Schools: Black Lance joins board, Kern elected chair
January 15, 2019 - 10:00am
December 31, 2018
With the win on all three questions a certainty, Brainerd School District Superintendent Laine Larson hugs school board member Tom Haglin Tuesday night as the crowd of observers clapped and cheered in the school board meeting room at the Washington Educational Services Building. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
2018 Top 10: No. 1 - Voters approve $205 million referendum to refurbish Brainerd schools
December 31, 2018 - 10:00am
December 29, 2018
Garfield Elementary. Screen shot from https://blueprint181.org
Garfield Elementary to have secure entrance after winter break
December 29, 2018 - 11:00am
December 21, 2018
A rendering shows the proposed front view of the new elementary school in Baxter, likely to be located off Jasperwood Drive. Photo courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting and ICS Consulting
Brainerd School Board: District approves designs for new elementary, Brainerd High School
December 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 20, 2018
The Brainerd School Board met in a special meeting Monday, Dec. 19, to discuss property acquisition and other matters. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board hears more pros, cons of property acquisition
December 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
Brainerd Public Schools Foundation to host The Big Event
December 20, 2018 - 4:30am
December 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council members discuss matters, including the 2019 tax levy, during their Monday, Dec. 17 meeting. From left: City Administrator Cassandra Torstenson, council member Dave Pritschet, Mayor Ed Menk and council members Kelly Bevans, Jan Lambert and Dave Badeaux. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Approves 6 percent levy increase, agrees to keep city hall
December 18, 2018 - 10:00am
December 13, 2018
A rendering shows the proposed front view of the new elementary school in Baxter, located off Jasperwood Drive. Photo courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting and ICS Consulting
Brainerd Public Schools: Board reviews designs for high school, new elementary school
December 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 12, 2018
Brainerd School Board members discuss matters during their meeting Monday, Dec. 10, at the Washington Educational Services building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
December 12, 2018 - 5:00am
December 11, 2018
Marci Lord, Brainerd Public Schools director of business services, presents details of the school district's 2019 final tax levy, which the board approved during its regular meeting Monday, Dec. 10, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves nearly 20 percent levy increase
December 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 9, 2018
The Facebook page for Garfield Elementary School in Brainerd shared an anti-Trump meme Saturday night, Dec. 8. The post remained live for about 25 minutes before it was taken down, and the district denies its employees were responsible. This screenshot was edited to remove profanity. Screenshot from Facebook
Brainerd elementary school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook
December 9, 2018 - 2:05pm
December 5, 2018
Brainerd School Board members Reed Campbell (left), Ruth Nelson and Tom Haglin look over documents during the board's joint session with the Brainerd City Council Tuesday, Dec. 4, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: School district scales down proposed parking lots
December 5, 2018 - 7:00am
November 28, 2018
Phi Theta Kappa students at Central Lakes College lead a walk through the campus to raise awareness for mental health Tuesday, Nov. 27. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video
CLC: Student-organized walk sheds light on mental health
November 28, 2018 - 10:00am
November 21, 2018
Reader Opinion: Parking problems
November 21, 2018 - 2:30am