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January 12, 2018
Letter: School survey a case of 'garbage in'
To the editor, There is a well-known saying in statistics called "garbage in, garbage out." If a survey instrument is designed poorly (garbage...
January 12, 2018 - 7:24am
January 11, 2018
Ranking risk: Survey assesses prevalence of bullying, suicidal thoughts in Grand Forks schools
One-third of Grand Forks middle school students said they've been bullied on school property, according to results of a survey released recently...
January 11, 2018 - 7:02pm
Letter: Stop, think about school closing impact
To the editor, I would like everyone in the community to stop and think about the impact closing north-end schools could have on the city as a whole. What impact will the school closings have on property values? What impact will it have on the surrounding businesses? What about the...
January 11, 2018 - 9:22am
Viewpoint: Input needed on school scenarios
By Doug C. Carpenter In early 2017 the Grand Forks School Board, through its Facilities Committee, began the process of creating a new Master...
January 11, 2018 - 7:32am
January 5, 2018
Letter: Listen to reasons to keep schools open
To the editor, I recently watched a Grand Forks School Board meeting where a paid consultant recommended that the district consider closing three north-end elementary schools. During discussions on this option, I was surprised to hear one school board member state that these schools...
January 5, 2018 - 8:08am
December 28, 2017
Letter: Survey showed what district patrons want
To the editor, Have you read the Grand Forks-East Grand forks Metropolitan Planning Organization's 2045 Land Use Plan outlining the vision for the next 30 years of city development? If not, that's OK. Neither have members of the Grand Forks School Board.
December 28, 2017 - 6:13am
December 5, 2017
Bullying, suicide on the rise in North Dakota schools, student survey says
A national study says fewer North Dakota students are taking part in risky behavior involving underage sex, drinking, tobacco use and distracted...
December 5, 2017 - 4:33pm
November 29, 2017
Grand Forks school board could close 3 local elementary schools
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)—The future of three elementary schools in Grand Forks is up in the air after the school board unveiled options for its...
November 29, 2017 - 11:21pm
November 28, 2017
Grand Forks School Board analyzes district's master facilities plan
At a work session Monday, the Grand Forks School Board took an in-depth look at what could lie ahead for the district's 18 buildings, including the possibility of closing some schools, building new ones, and adding onto or repurposing others. The board has hired JLG Architects of...
November 28, 2017 - 3:58pm
November 26, 2017
Open forum planned for superintendent search
The public is invited to an open forum Tuesday to provide input on the skills and characteristics the next Grand Forks superintendent of schools should possess. The forum, which begins at 7 p.m. at the Red River High School, will be conducted by representatives of School Exec Connect,...
November 26, 2017 - 3:39pm
November 23, 2017
Documents lay out parole terms for ex-Grand Forks teacher who had sex with student
An ex-Grand Forks teacher who had a sexual relationship with a student will have to abide by several conditions when he is released on parole...
November 23, 2017 - 2:34pm
January 20, 2014
Grand Forks School Board approves early retirement payments
The Grand Forks School Board approved $229,867 in early retirement payments Monday. Nineteen employees, mostly teachers, chose to retire this...
January 20, 2014 - 6:59pm
August 13, 2013
Grand Forks School officials respond to anger over proposed tax increase
Grand Forks school officials say they are working on answers to questions raised Monday during a public hearing on a proposed property tax increase. Residents...
August 13, 2013 - 7:57pm
August 12, 2013
Grand Forks residents criticize School Board for proposed 28 percent property tax hike
Grand Forks resident James Swedberg said he found it hard to hear that he was going to get property tax relief from the state only to have the...
August 12, 2013 - 9:57pm
June 11, 2013
Grand Forks School Board buys land for new elementary school
The Grand Forks School Board on Monday agreed to spend $762,300 on a property that will be home to the new elementary school on the city's far...
June 11, 2013 - 3:52pm