Next fall’s preschool programs in District 197 are described in a new brochure that is being mailed to district families with preschool-age children. It is also available at Somerset School in Mendota Heights or parents can call 405-2638 to have a copy mailed to them.
As I got into the car, I mentally checked off everything I needed: • Used cross-country skis with lots of “grab” on their fishscaled, nonwax surface • Used boots and ski poles • A nylon back belt with 10 feet of leash attached to it
More than 900 parents have signed up for Henry Sibley’s SchoolView Parent Portal, according to Beth Borgen, principal. SchoolView is a Web-based system that offers parents 24/7 access to information about their child’s schedule, attendance record and academic performance.
Parents, general educators, special educators, administrators and community members are invited to attend upcoming forums centered on Special Education in School District 197. The presentations are sponsored by the district’s Special Education Advisory Council.
The home of former Gov. Harold LeVander, located off Thompson Avenue just south of Highway 52 in South St. Paul, will come down in March to make way for a three-story condominium complex and 18 townhomes.