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Brainerd Public Schools

March 15, 2019
An orange hazard warning marker alerts pedestrians of the water-removing hose across the sidewalk working to clean up minor flooding Thursday, March 14, at the Washington Educational Services Building on Oak Street. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Flood waters cause minor damage to school buildings
March 15, 2019 - 9:00am
March 13, 2019
Viewpoint 181: Legendary women of Brainerd Public Schools
March 13, 2019 - 7:30am
February 28, 2019
Susan Beaulieu (left), chair of of the American Indian Parent Advisory Committee, and Ashley Ingebregtson, Native American education coordinator, discuss American Indian education initiatives with the Brainerd School Board Monday, Feb. 25, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board to address American Indian education concerns
February 28, 2019 - 9:00am
February 26, 2019
Chris Ziemer (left) and Brandon Kellerman of ICS Consulting present Brainerd School Board members with a budget for each district building project during a board meeting Monday, Feb. 25, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: District breaks down building project costs
February 26, 2019 - 11:00am
February 25, 2019
Students gather near one of Brainerd's insignias in the floor at Brainerd High School. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd Public Schools: District to retire elementary school mascots in favor of Warriors
February 25, 2019 - 10:00am
February 23, 2019
Earl Wolleat
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Changes to school entrances enhance security
February 23, 2019 - 7:30am
February 1, 2019
Silent auction open for 2019 Big Event
February 1, 2019 - 11:00am
January 26, 2019
These Forestview Middle School eighth-graders competed Friday, Jan. 25, in the Brainerd Public Schools-level National Geographic GeoBee in the media center in Baxter. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Top 9 Brainerd 8th-graders compete in local National Geographic GeoBee
January 26, 2019 - 9:00am
January 23, 2019
Forestview Middle School eighth-grader Henry Hopkins (left) is congratulated by Foretview Middle School principal Jonathan Anderson after winning the Brainerd Public Schools sixth through eighth grade spelling bee Wednesday, Jan. 23. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter eighth-grader wins Brainerd Schools spelling bee
January 23, 2019 - 11:00am
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