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May 30, 2019
A rendering shows proposed designs for additions to Riverside Elementary School as a result of the Brainerd School District's referendum construction plan. Rendering courtesy of ICS Consulting and JLG Architects
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves designs for Garfield, Lowell and Riverside projects
May 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 17, 2019
Brainerd School Board members look at construction options for Nisswa Elementary School during their special board meeting Monday, April 15, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch.
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves higher than expected bids for Nisswa Elementary
April 17, 2019 - 5:00am
April 16, 2019
Marci Lord, director of business services, walks Brainerd School Board members through the purchase agreement for the new Baxter Elementary School property during a special board meeting Monday, April 15, at Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: New Baxter school to keep name
April 16, 2019 - 10:00am
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 27, 2019
Baxter Elementary School Principal Tammy Stellmach (right) and Community Education Director Cori Reynolds discuss with the Brainerd School Board Monday, Feb. 25, how to name the new elementary school to be built in Baxter. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Public to weigh in on new elementary school name
February 27, 2019 - 7:00am
February 19, 2019
Feb. 18-22 is School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota. Pictured are Brainerd School Board members Charles Black Lance (back left), Reed Campbell, Ruth Nelson, Bob Nystrom, Tom Haglin and board Chair Sue Kern (front right). Also pictured is Superintendent Laine Larson (front left). Submitted Photo
Brainerd celebrates School Board Recognition Week
February 19, 2019 - 7:00am
February 14, 2019
Updates to Forestview Middle School include revamped parent drop-off/pick-up areas and a new secure entrance. Image courtesy of ICS Consulting and Widseth Smith Nolting
Brainerd Public Schools: Board approves updates to drop-off area at Forestview
February 14, 2019 - 5:00am
February 13, 2019
The Brainerd School Board hears from members of the team who developed the policy handbook for usage of Chromebooks that will be distributed to all high school students next year. Team members include Nicole Harmer, Brainerd High School teacher (left); Sarah Porisch, director of technology; Landon Brainerd, BHS teacher; and Logan Svoboda, BHS student. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: High school students to receive Chromebooks next year
February 13, 2019 - 9:00am
January 29, 2019
A rendering shows preliminary plans for the updated bus and parent drop-off/pick-up area at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Map courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting and ICS Consulting
Brainerd Public Schools: Changes coming to drop-off area at Forestview
January 29, 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 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 7, 2018
Charles Black Lance, Tom Haglin and Ruth Nelson
Brainerd School Board: Incumbents Haglin, Nelson retain seats; Black Lance joins
November 7, 2018 - 7:00am
November 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Nelson for school board
November 2, 2018 - 2:30am
October 31, 2018
Brainerd School Board members discuss matters during their meeting Monday, Oct. 29, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board hears pros for property acquisition
October 31, 2018 - 7:00am
October 29, 2018
Reader Opinion: Ruth Nelson for school board
October 29, 2018 - 8:30am