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March 14, 2018
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Willmar School Board OKs $1.44M in contracts for Kennedy improvements
March 14, 2018 - 7:02am
March 12, 2018
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Officer Alex Anderson carries his lunch tray while first-grade student Kennsy De Jesus Barajas purchases her lunch Thursday in the Kennedy Elementary School cafeteria in Willmar.
An arresting good time: 'Lunch with a Cop' events happening at Willmar elementary schools
March 12, 2018 - 7:02am
March 6, 2018
Roosevelt Elementary principal honored
March 6, 2018 - 8:16am
February 19, 2018
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Leo Louwagie, left, and Jens Skalbeck participate in a Willmar Community Education and Recreation tennis camp at Willmar Middle School in this July 2016 file photo.
Willmar council questions community ed, rec partnership
February 19, 2018 - 6:33am
January 2, 2018
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Fifth-grade student Natalie Santana unpacks her backpack during her tour of Lakeland Elementary School Dec. 20.
Lakeland Elementary opens today in Willmar
January 2, 2018 - 12:03am
December 22, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Lorrie Torres, right, special education paraprofessional educator, and her daughter Lilliana Briones walk Thursday evening through the hallway of Lakeland Elementary School at the open house for the new Willmar school. Briones, who is in kindergarten, will be attending Lakeland in January and her mother will be working there too. A public open house will be held in January.
Lakeland open house: Families invited to see new elementary for first time
December 22, 2017 - 6:35am
December 15, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Christina Kurhajetz, Family and Consumer Science teacher, is overseeing the teacher cadet program at Willmar Senior High School. The new program allows high school students to gain teaching experience at local elementary schools and Willmar Middle School.
Teacher cadets get a taste of future career in Willmar Schools
December 15, 2017 - 10:36pm
December 12, 2017
Willmar School Board approves 7.6 percent drop in tax levy
December 12, 2017 - 7:37am
December 9, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Kennedy Elementary School interventionist Rosanne Kath leads a reading activity Thursday in teacher Anna Mullarky’s fifth-grade classroom. The Willmar School District is having difficulty hiring many positions, from teachers to interventionists, like Kath, who provide intense, small-group instruction focusing on students' specific needs.
Help wanted at Willmar Public Schools: Still jobs to fill three months in
December 9, 2017 - 7:19am
November 8, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Linda Bahe, Willmar Public Schools’ director of alternative programs, works with students Nov. 7 in a classroom at the Area Learning Center in Willmar. Bahe said she is thrilled with the success students are having this year under a new schedule.
ALC students find success, New schedule and academic support yield results
November 8, 2017 - 10:06pm
November 3, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Much of the Lakeland Elementary School classroom wing is nearing completion, as the Willmar School District prepares for January opening of the new school. First-floor classrooms only have cleanup remaining, and the second-floor classroom areas are ready for furniture. Hallways are waiting for the finishing touches.
Lakeland Elementary on the way to completion
November 3, 2017 - 10:35pm
October 17, 2017
Willmar teacher receives finance award
October 17, 2017 - 6:33am
Willmar teacher to receive award for adapted physical education
October 17, 2017 - 5:34am
October 10, 2017
Willmar Public Schools enrollment grows in first month
October 10, 2017 - 6:48am
October 8, 2017
Photo by Rand Middleton
Willmar School Board to meet Monday
October 8, 2017 - 10:16pm