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Bemidji Area Schools
October 17, 2017
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
BEMIDJI -- Eleven classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed the school district’s recommended size.
October 17, 2017 - 9:38pm
October 16, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools aims for two-percent test score bumps
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools leaders hope to see two-percent reading and math proficiency bumps this year, among other goals unanimously approved by the school board Monday night. District staff will aim to increase the percentage of students deemed “proficient” from 60.8 percent...
October 16, 2017 - 8:56pm
A 'Bright Light' for student safety: Elementary students given flashing lights to use at bus stops
BEMIDJI—Some Bemidji Area Schools students could be a little more visible, and hopefully a little safer, this year. Transportation staff...
October 16, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 13, 2017
Lights, camera, action: BHS student filmmakers earn National Student Production Awards
BEMIDJI -- Some Bemidji High Schoolers and recent alums produced two of the best student films in the country last year.
October 13, 2017 - 5:47pm
October 2, 2017
Learning at their level: Bemidji Area Schools’ new pre-k sections are filling up
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area School's additional pre-kindergarten classes are about two-thirds full and still filling. School district leaders...
October 2, 2017 - 6:31pm
September 27, 2017
Parent files complaint against Bemidji schools superintendent
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji-area parent has filed a formal complaint against Bemidji Area Schools' superintendent after an alleged confrontation between the two earlier this month.
September 27, 2017 - 8:39pm
One hospitalized after accident at Bemidji school construction site
BEMIDJI -- A construction worker was taken by helicopter from the Gene Dillon Elementary School construction site Wednesday morning after an...
September 27, 2017 - 5:32pm
September 26, 2017
Don’t call them ‘Emmys’: BHS students up for student production awards
BEMIDJI -- A collection of Bemidji High School seniors and alums could take home a pair of video production awards next month.
September 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 25, 2017
Inclusive education: Meet Bemidji schools’ new American Indian culture and curriculum specialist
BEMIDJI—Tucked into a corner of Bemidji Middle School in his new office, Jared Blanche has a mission. Blanche is Bemidji Area Schools'...
September 25, 2017 - 6:06pm
September 21, 2017
New name, new funding, but same goal for reading tutor program
BEMIDJI—A volunteer reading program has a new name and a new patron, but still hopes to help Bemidji-area kids sharpen their reading skills. Retirees and seniors in the Generations Reading Program aim to get K-5 students reading at grade level by third grade. Formerly "America...
September 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
September 19, 2017
The King and Queen: Homecoming coronation held at Bemidji High School (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI—Bemidji High School's homecoming week will culminate with a football game against the Moorhead High School Spuds, but there's a...
September 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
September 18, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools eyes 3.59 percent levy hike
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji-area residents could pay a bit more to the school district next tax season. Bemidji Area Schools’ board unanimously approved on Monday a $11.23 million preliminary property tax levy spread, which is 3.59 percent higher than last year’s final levies.
September 18, 2017 - 8:55pm
September 6, 2017
Pre-k is a priority: Lt. Gov. Smith talks funding as Bemidji Area Schools’ pre-k offerings grow
BEMIDJI -- As Bemidji Area Schools adds more pre-kindergarten classes, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited Paul Bunyan Elementary on Wednesday to talk...
September 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
September 5, 2017
Lt. Gov. Smith to tour Paul Bunyan Elementary
BEMIDJI—Lieutenant Gov. Tina Smith is scheduled to tour Paul Bunyan Elementary today to check out how Bemidji Area Schools leaders plan...
September 5, 2017 - 7:47pm
Water main cracks on first day of school at Horace May
BEMIDJI—Students at Horace May Elementary had to use portable toilets and bottled water Tuesday after a water main pipe cracked. A custodian...
September 5, 2017 - 7:06pm