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Jerry Kjergaard

June 26, 2015
Willmar Public Schools Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard, who retires at the end of June, speaks Monday about his career. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Kjergaard retires after 38 years in education
June 26, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 20, 2015
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Video: Willmar educators comment on bonding vote
May 20, 2015 - 12:43pm
April 16, 2015
Scott Newberg got a one-on-one guided tour from Principal Lori Lockhart of Roosevelt Elementary in Willmar, where Newberg was a member of the first fifth-grade class when the building opened in 1988. He is being shown a kindergarten room which was a science room last year and will revert to a science classroom again in the fall. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Crowding plagues Roosevelt
April 16, 2015 - 11:07pm
February 3, 2015
Jerry Kjergaard, superintendent of Willmar Public School, announced Tuesday that he will retire June 30. He has had the job since 2008. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Willmar Public Schools superintendent to retire June 30
February 3, 2015 - 10:51pm
Willmar superintendent to retire at end of school year
February 3, 2015 - 3:58pm
September 10, 2014
New Roosevelt Elementary Principal Lori Lockhart stands in front of posters drawn by the school staff as they envisioned their “dream” school. (Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf)
Schools welcome nearly 40 new staff
September 10, 2014 - 11:26pm
April 13, 2014
Cheryl Nash, interim principal at Roosevelt Elementary, visits Friday with Kindergarten students James Dickman, left, and Gracie Ingram.  Tribune photo by Ron Adams
New principal happy to be back with kids: Cheryl Nash spent much of career as elementary teacher
April 13, 2014 - 11:15pm
February 20, 2014
Commentary: Willmar Schools respond to lunch issue
February 20, 2014 - 7:00am
October 15, 2013
Superintendent of the Willmar School District Jerry Kjergaard, pictured in this undated photo, on Tuesday said he was still disappointed in the vote over his contract but was going about his job as usual. “It’s just a normal day,” he said. “We’re taking care of business and taking care of kids.” Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar superintendent says it's back to business, one day after board split on his contract
October 15, 2013 - 11:10pm
May 6, 2013
Letter: Teachers deserve our support
May 6, 2013 - 12:00am