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Around the Arts, November 19
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Bemidji Area Schools
August 30, 2017
UPDATED: School superintendent Hess to retire after upcoming school year
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools is set to have a new head administrator next school year. Superintendent Jim Hess told an assembly of school...
August 30, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 21, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools highlights testing gains
BEMIDJI—Some student demographic groups at Bemidji Area Schools posted higher marks on state standardized tests even as state- and district-wide scores stayed put or dipped slightly.
August 21, 2017 - 9:32pm
August 20, 2017
Ready for Roundabouts? Bemidji motorists can expect more roundabouts in coming years
BEMIDJI—Construction crews are diligently putting together a $1 million roundabout at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Division...
August 20, 2017 - 4:01am
August 17, 2017
Looking to the future: Bemidji Area Schools staff tour future Gene Dillon Elementary site
BEMIDJI—Some Bemidji Area Schools staffers got a sneak peek at the district's new, multi-million dollar elementary school. A handful of...
August 17, 2017 - 10:30pm
August 7, 2017
Test scores hold steady in Bemidji area
ST. PAUL -- Newly released state testing scores are more or less the same as previous year’s rounds.
August 7, 2017 - 6:07pm
August 3, 2017
District addresses transgender student issues case-by-case: State recently OKs toolkit for schools
BEMIDJI—A few weeks after the Minnesota Department of Education adopted a controversial "toolkit" for transgender students, Bemidji Area Schools leaders said they don't see a specific need to adopt any of the suggested policies and guidelines presented in it. The district has...
August 3, 2017 - 5:58pm
July 17, 2017
District makes it official: All students receive meals regardless of debt
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools approved on Monday a set of school lunch policies that insist all students be provided a lunch regardless of how much money is in their school lunch account.
July 17, 2017 - 9:53pm
July 12, 2017
Construction to begin Monday on Division Street and Adams Avenue
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji and Bemidji Area Schools, along with Karvakko and Reierson Construction Inc., will begin construction on Phase 2 of the Division Street Utility Extension Project on Monday. Phase 2 of the project is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 11, weather permitting....
July 12, 2017 - 4:10pm
June 27, 2017
District names McMartin assistant principal at BMS
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools announced Tuesday that the district has hired a new middle school assistant principal. Kyle McMartin will be...
June 27, 2017 - 11:45am
June 19, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools budget: $1.3M in additional revenue, expenses
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools’ budget for the next school year isn’t drastically different than this year’s. The school board unanimously approved on Monday a preliminary 2017-18 budget that projects the school district’s revenue and expenses increase by about $1.3 million...
June 19, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 15, 2017
Bemidji High School named a ‘Star of Innovation’
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji High School will launch its new career academies in a few months, but the initiative has already garnered the school some...
June 15, 2017 - 3:58pm
June 14, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools looks ahead
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools leaders outlined on Wednesday some tentative priorities, goals and objectives for the district.
June 14, 2017 - 9:22pm
June 9, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools participates in summer food service program
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children 18 years of age and younger without charge. Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race,...
June 9, 2017 - 8:30am
June 5, 2017
Court documents: Former BMS administrator could have 50 victims
ST. PAUL -- The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with -- and who received sexual photos...
June 5, 2017 - 5:36pm
June 1, 2017
‘Bemidji Schools 2022’: School leaders, consultants discuss future of Bemidji Area Schools
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools leaders met Wednesday for the first of a two-part discussion about the the district’s strategic plan for the next several years. In a special School Board meeting, consultants from the Minnesota School Board Association asked the district’s board...
June 1, 2017 - 7:18pm