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Gene Dillon Elementary

December 18, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools finalizes $11 million local tax bill
December 18, 2018 - 3:42pm
December 7, 2018
Fifth-grader Riley Tverstol pours rainbow trout eggs into the classroom tank on Thursday at Gene Dillon Elementary School. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Trout teachings: Elementary students learn by doing as part of DNR classroom project
December 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
Students from Gene Dillon Elementary School sing “Don’t Laugh At Me” by Mark Wills in front of the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues on Thursday during Paul Bunyan Broadcasting’s Radiothon to End Child Abuse. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Singing in the cold: Elementary students serenade Paul and Babe as part of Radiothon to End Child Abuse (VIDEO)
December 7, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 27, 2018
Paul Bunyan kindergarten classes to head 'home'
November 27, 2018 - 5:16pm
November 12, 2018
American Legion Post Commander Claude Sand helps lead students at Horace May Elementary in the Pledge of Allegiance and the national anthem on Monday. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Saying 'thank you:' Local schools pay tribute to veterans
November 12, 2018 - 5:42pm
Darlene Dillon, wife of Gene Dillon, walks with Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Tim Lutz following the Gene Dillon Elementary Dedication Ceremony on Wednesday at the school. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A day for Dillon: Bemidji's newest school officially dedicated to Gene Dillon
September 12, 2018 - 5:24pm
September 4, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Tim Lutz gives Jasmine Frenzel a picture on Tuesday during the first day of class at Northern Elementary. The gift was in return for a picture she had drawn for him the week before during enrollment. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
A day of firsts: New superintendent, new school, new roundabouts greet returning students, parents
September 4, 2018 - 6:25pm
August 22, 2018
Bi-CAP Head Start student Jason Jenkins selects a backpack on Wednesday in Bemidji. Bi-CAP donates backpacks filled with school supplies every year to area youth. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Packing up for school: Bi-CAP backpacks help take a bite out of parents’ back-to-school expenses
August 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
August 15, 2018
Ami Aalgaard, principal of the new Gene Dillon Elementary, explains some of the features of the campus and grounds on Wednesday. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
‘We wanted to build a bridge’: New Gene Dillon Elementary aims to ease the transition to junior high and beyond
August 15, 2018 - 5:04pm
April 25, 2018
New elementary school to add to district staff
April 25, 2018 - 4:39pm
March 19, 2018
EDUCATION: Board approves shift in elementary school boundaries
March 19, 2018 - 9:03pm
March 15, 2018
Future Gene Dillon Principal Amy Aalgaard helps explain some of the features of the new school on Thursday during a tour of the facility. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Getting there: School district offers up tours of new Gene Dillon Elementary
March 15, 2018 - 6:56pm
March 5, 2018
The new Gene Dillon Elementary School is located at 3795 Division St. W, near the intersection of Becida Road and Adams Avenue. The school is for the district's fourth- and fifth-grade students and will be open for the 2018-2019 school year. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
City Council approves bringing in Gene Dillon property within city limits
March 5, 2018 - 9:08pm
February 27, 2018
Construction and school district leaders show Bemidji Area Schools staff around the future site of Gene Dillon Elementary in August. (Pioneer file photo)
Public tours of new elementary school scheduled for March 15, 16
February 27, 2018 - 2:58pm
October 23, 2017
A row of vehicles weaves through the newly opened roundabout on Monday at the intersection of Division Street and Jefferson Avenue. Although the street is accessible to traffic once again, construction workers, orange cones and heavy equipment still populated the area Monday as work continues to finalize the project. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Round and round: Bemidji’s first road roundabout is up and running
October 23, 2017 - 6:12pm