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Kennedy Elementary in Willmar awarded third federal improvement grant


WILLMAR — Willmar’s Kennedy Elementary School has received a federal School Improvement Grant for the third time in three years.

The $463,000 grant for the coming school year will help pay for instructional coaches, cultural liaisons, reading and math teachers and other instructional specialists.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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