Minnesota Department of Education

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Name: Minnesota Department of Education
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

WHA moves forward to improve its ‘priority list’ status

Despite the fact that WHA Elementary was designated as a “Priority” school that needs improvement by the Minnesota Department of Education, the designation comes with some benefits, WHA Superintendent Dave Endicott told the school board Oct. 13.Priority ... [Published Pilot-Independent - 11 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

St. Paul Charter School Under Investigation for 3rd Time in 2 Years

Updated: 10/20/2014 10:28 AMCreated: 10/19/2014 9:53 PM KSTP.comBy: Jay KollsThe Community School of Excellence, a St. Paul charter school, faces another investigation.This time Concordia University, the school's authorizer, is investigating school enrollment ... [Published KSTP - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Achievement scores detail school performance

International Falls Schools fell slightly in terms of proficiency, growth, and achievement gap reduction, according to new Multiple Measurement Ratings release Oct. 1 by the Minnesota Department of Education.Subscription RequiredAn online service is needed ... [Published International Falls Daily Journal - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

State: Riverside must close gap

Riverside Elementary School must work more diligently to close the achievement gap created by poverty, according to information released last week by the Minnesota Department of Education.The school was designated as a “Continuous Improvement” school ... [Published Jackson County Pilot - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Column: District 518 striving toward 'Safe and Supportive Schools'

Posted Today at 9:54 p.m.By DEB STOLL, District 518WORTHINGTON — The 2014 Minnesota State Legislature recently passed the Minnesota Safe and Supportive Schools Act, which now gives direction and statute to all schools in Minnesota concerning bullying ... [Published Worthington Daily Globe - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

Judge: Minneapolis schools wrong to suspend student 12 times in one year

An administrative law judge ruled that Minneapolis School District educators deprived a student of an education by suspending him 12 times in one school year.School officials determined that the 15-year-old student, identified as Eric in court documents ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

District 196 schools continue to improve on state accountability standards

Schools within the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District continue to make improvements on Minnesota’s accountability standards.More than half (18 of 31) schools in the district improved their overall scores over the past three years on the Multiple ... [Published Sun This Week - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Wayzata District strong in latest state education results

Four schools recognized as being in the ‘Reward’ categoryThe Minnesota Department of Education has released its 2014 Multiple Measurements Ratings and several schools in the Wayzata District have been noted for their high marks. The results are based ... [Published Sun Sailor - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

State offers school report card

In two days, students in the Redwood Area School District are going to see the first quarter of the 2014-15 school year come to an end. At the end of each quarter students receive a progress report outlining how well they did during that nine-week period. ... [Published Redwood Falls Gazette - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Four elementary schools designated for improvement after state tests

Northport, Meadow Lake, Lakeview and Forest near bottom of state ratingsThe Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment scores, released earlier this fall, work to evaluate student proficiency in a number of subject areas. What comes next for the Minnesota Department ... [Published Golden Valley Sun-Post - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Schools learn how they are doing

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Area schools are learning more about how their students are doing academically and what needs to be improved.The Minnesota Department of Education has released their Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) report.There are three categories. ... [Published KIMT.COM - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 3 reports

State identifies 155 struggling schools

The Minnesota Department of Education has identified dozens of schools that accept federal poverty aid and aren't doing enough to close the achievement gap between white and minority students or…Click to Continue » ... [Published Fort Mills Times - Oct 01 2014]

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"The School District unilaterally changed Student's placement through a pattern of suspensions and exclusions that totaled more than ten school days in one school year" said Administrative Law Judge Steve Mihalchick
"It was a hard thing to take but it was a good thing" Kodi Goracke said
"The kids that are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or have other critical concerns going on at home that are interfering with their education" she said
"Concordia is concerned with the academic development of all children," Maly said. "It appears to us that enrolling underage students might not be the best academic decision."

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WHA moves forward to improve its ‘priority list... [Published Pilot-Independent - 11 hours ago]
St. Paul Charter School Under Investigation for... [Published KSTP - Oct 20 2014]
St. Paul Charter School Under Investigation for... [Published KSTP - Oct 20 2014]
Achievement scores detail school performance [Published International Falls Daily Journal - Oct 18 2014]
State: Riverside must close gap [Published Jackson County Pilot - Oct 18 2014]
Column: District 518 striving toward 'Safe and ... [Published Worthington Daily Globe - Oct 18 2014]
Richfield schools improve in latest MDE measures [Published Sun Current - Oct 16 2014]
Governor Dayton Helps Dedicate New Public Libra... [Published Office of the Governor of Minnesota - Oct 16 2014]
Judge: Minneapolis schools wrong to suspend stu... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 16 2014]
District 196 schools continue to improve on sta... [Published Sun This Week - Oct 15 2014]
Minneapolis schools suspended student 12 times ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 15 2014]
Wayzata District strong in latest state educati... [Published Sun Sailor - Oct 15 2014]
State offers school report card [Published Redwood Falls Gazette - Oct 15 2014]
Four elementary schools designated for improvem... [Published Golden Valley Sun-Post - Oct 15 2014]
Promise Fellows aid Stillwater Area Schools’ ef... [Published Stillwater Gazette - Oct 15 2014]
Eight Anoka-Hennepin schools earn top designati... [Published Coon Rapids Herald - Oct 14 2014]
National Honor Highlights Minnesota Elementary ... [Published KSTP - Oct 13 2014]
District 621 works toward meeting World’s Best ... [Published Sun Focus - Oct 13 2014]
Our View: How do we fix our struggling schools? [Published St. Cloud Times - Oct 11 2014]
Enrollment down slightly across the... [Published Jackson County Pilot - Oct 11 2014]
ISD 318 plans ahead for winter weather [Published Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Oct 11 2014]
Creek Valley Elementary named a Reward School [Published Sun Current - Oct 10 2014]
State releases Multiple Measurement Ratings; H-... [Published Rock County Star Herald - Oct 10 2014]
Candidates discuss gaps, grade reconfiguration [Published Sun This Week - Oct 10 2014]
Charter school faces questions over early kinde... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Oct 09 2014]
Double testing costs Minnesotans millions [Published Sun This Week - Oct 09 2014]
Little Falls implements World’s Best Workforce [Published Morrison County Record - Oct 09 2014]
State names W-K Reward School [Published Winona Post Online - Oct 08 2014]
Onamia Schools - Board hears reports [Published Mille Lacs Messenger - Oct 08 2014]
JCC K-12 enrollment is down slightly [Published Jackson County Pilot - Oct 08 2014]
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