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Brainerd Public Schools

January 7, 2019
Schools close due to weather
January 7, 2019 - 9:01am
December 22, 2018
The 1925 girls’ basketball Team, which was undefeated in five games with Riverton and Crosby-Ironton, outscoring opponents 128 - 20. “Girls’ basketball has been one of the major sports of Brainerd High School during the past season. The team was composed of all the fit and fighting girls of the school,” the Brainonian reported that year. (Click on the image to view the entire photograph.) Photo courtesy of Brainerd Public Schools Archive
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Brainerd Public Schools Archives - History Is Alive Here
December 22, 2018 - 7:30am
December 11, 2018
Reader Opinion: We deserve more
December 11, 2018 - 2:30am
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
November 25, 2018
Our students are experiencing learning in a whole new way through virtual reality. We are able to travel the world, dive into the ocean, fly into the clouds, and so much more without leaving the classroom. These goggles and devices were purchased with funds raised by Brainerd Public Schools Foundation along with a Smart Rural Grant supported by CTC.
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Virtual reality comes to Brainerd Public Schools
November 25, 2018 - 7:30am
November 24, 2018
Reader Opinion: Investing in the future
November 24, 2018 - 11:30am
November 18, 2018
Tom Gonzalez, Bridges of Hope Self-Healing Communities Project co-coordinator, explains a proactive approach to improving intergenerational health in the Brainerd lakes area with Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer by his side Nov. 5. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
November 18, 2018 - 5:00am
November 11, 2018
Guest Opinion: ISD 181 Viewpoint: Public input sought on next phase of building plans
November 11, 2018 - 7:30am
October 27, 2018
Superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools Laine Larson with Brainerd students. Submitted photo
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Listening to our students is vital to success
October 27, 2018 - 7:30am
October 14, 2018
Alissa Thompson
ISD 181 Viewpoint: National School Lunch Week is Oct. 15-19
October 14, 2018 - 7:30am
October 12, 2018
Reader Opinion: The blame game
October 12, 2018 - 8:30am
October 8, 2018
Brainerd Public Schools (BPS) Magazine
October 8, 2018 - 9:54am
Reader Opinion: Shadow government
October 8, 2018 - 2:30am
October 1, 2018
John Erickson, Brainerd Public Schools official curator and historical archivist, holds a 1923 curriculum book used at the elementary schools. The book now is preserved in the Brainerd Public Schools Archives. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
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Curator seeks artifacts and stories within Brainerd school walls
October 1, 2018 - 12:16pm
September 25, 2018
Reader Opinion: The Warrior Way?
September 25, 2018 - 4:30am