News Archives
All School Book Club - March 23
Posted on 03/01/2017
The District 197 community is invited to read “Charlotte’s Web” and participate in an all-school book club.  READ MORE...
Peter Olson-Skog selected as the next Superintendent
Posted on 02/27/2017
The board will now enter into contract negotiations with Olson-Skog, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2017.  READ MORE...
Meet the Superintendent finalists - February 22, 23 & 27
Posted on 02/21/2017
The school board has selected three individuals as finalists for the position of superintendent.  READ MORE...
Food tasting events expose kids to new, healthy foods
Posted on 02/17/2017
Over the past few weeks, students at Mendota Elementary School and Somerset Elementary School have been participating in food tastings, which focus on trying unique fruits and vegetables.   READ MORE...
Superintendent Interviews - February 21
Posted on 02/16/2017
The interviews will be held at Henry Sibley High School in room A241 and are open to the community.  READ MORE...
Strategy Team Meeting - March 16
Posted on 02/15/2017
Parents and community members are invited to attend this year's Strategy Team meetings and participate in conversations about the district's strategic direction. The topic of March's meeting with be district-wide facilities.  READ MORE...
Healthy Hero Award - Mark Krey
Posted on 02/10/2017
Congratulations to District 197’s Healthy Hero Award recipient, Mark Krey. He is inspiring students in the Branch Out program to be more active.  READ MORE...
Reimagine Minnesota Schools - February 22
Posted on 02/06/2017
The community is invited to join districts from across the metro area in developing a model of education that’s designed for the success of all students.  READ MORE...
Middle school teachers earn Apple technology certification
Posted on 01/27/2017
The first ever Apple Teacher program is influencing the way a group of teachers in District 197 utilize technology in the classroom.  READ MORE...
LIVEGREEN Week - February 6-10
Posted on 01/26/2017
Celebrate sustainability in District 197 with a week of fun activities!  READ MORE...
Preschool Registration for 2017-2018 starts Feb. 10
Posted on 01/20/2017
Browse the 2017-18 preschool catalog to learn more about early learning options.   READ MORE...
Academic Calendar for 2017-18 finalized
Posted on 01/18/2017
The School Board approved the 2017-18 Academic Calendar at the Board Meeting on January 17.  READ MORE...
School Board elects officers in first meeting of 2017
Posted on 01/05/2017
Board members' work during 2017 will focus on strategic initiatives and studies regarding the district's future.  READ MORE...