Construction bids for additions to six District 11 elementary schools came in lower than expected this month, allowing the district to reduce the project’s budget by $2.3 million.
Anoka-Hennepin School District
Anoka-Hennepin’s parent involvement program gave its parent resource center a makeover this fall.
The Minnesota Community Education Association will recognize Anoka-Hennepin School District Community Education Director Steve Kerr with the title of Minnesota Community Educator of the Year at its annual conference Oct. 30 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center, Minneapolis.
Six of Anoka-Hennepin School District’s elementary schools received the highest designation in the state’s accountability system, and another five district schools ranked in the next highest category, according to data released by the Minnesota Department of Education Oct. 1.
Some teachers in District 11 now allow secondary students to whip out their personal electronic devices during class – but only for educational purposes.