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Willmar School District officials give their approval to elementary transfer policy
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Willmar School Board OKs attendance areas for elementary schools and raises lunch prices
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 12, 2009
Willmar accepts gift to fund AP chemistry class, discusses guidelines for future gifts
May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Willmar School Board nears decision on elementary boundaries
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
Local schools have outbreak plan in place
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
Thanks to two snow days, Willmar teachers will work two extra days; most will pack for reorganization
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 6, 2009
Trent Larson, 4, left, and Shane Toutges, 4, play with blocks Feb. 9 during a pre-school class at Washington School. Washington will close at the end of the school year and Community Education and related programs will move to the former Jefferson Elementary. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Six buildings in Willmar impacted by planned moves
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Students wait for rides Tuesday outside Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar at the end of the school day. Willmar school officials voted to spend $1.5 million on a building addition at the school in an effort to reorganize the district's K-8 buildings and its early childhood and community education programs. Classes will moved from Washington Learning Center and Lincoln Elemetery School. Both buildings will close their doors. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
School officials vote in favor of expansion at Roosevelt Elementery School
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 17, 2009
David Leapaldt, an architect with St. Cloud-based GLT Architects, addresses school officials and faculty Monday during the Willmar School Board meeting. School officials approved a plan to close two buildings and build a seven-room addition to another. Pictured behind Leapaldt are two drawings for the building proposal.  Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Process of stripping nearly $3M from Willmar Schools' budget hits high gear
March 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
In this Jan. 24 file photo, Willmar goalie Ben Letich is pictured during action against the Hutchinson Tigers at the Willmar Civic Center. In an effort to balance its budget, the Willmar School Board is looking at implementing a fee increase for students in grades 9-12 to participate in athletic programs. School officials are considering numerous options as they attempt to trim up to $3 million from the budget. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Students may be slapped with higher athletic fees
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 7, 2009
Willmar Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jerry Kjergaard reads to a group of second-grade students Friday morning at Jefferson Elementary School. Kjergaard's guest appearance in the English Language Learners class was a reward for finishing a writing project completed on community workers. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Story time with the superintendent
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Local school officials have their own doubts about stimulus
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Willmar school officials proposed closing two schools, realigning grades in four others
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 24, 2009
Willmar School Board to turn its attention to cutting up to $3 million from its proposed budget for 2009
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Facing $1.6M in cuts, Willmar drops high school French program
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am