Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools announced it will continue with distance learning through Friday, Jan. 21 due to a rise in positive COVID-19 cases.
The Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board discussed it’s latest Back-to-School Safe Learning Plan at it’s first meeting of the new year on Monday, Jan. 10.
Enrollment in Eastern Carver County Schools was approaching 9,700 students a month into the 2019-20 school year. An enrollment projection agency forecast that the district would reach 10,000 students by 2025.
“Due to the increasing stress on operations” related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Shakopee Public Schools is moving all K-12 students into distance learning from Tuesday, Jan. 18, through Friday, Jan. 28, the district announced Wednesday.
More than 600 students in the Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools District tested positive or were quarantined for COVID-19 between Jan. 3-10 as students and staff return from winter break Tuesday, prompting the district to shift to distance learning beginning Thursday, Jan. 13.
The first 2022 Eastern Carver County Schools board meeting brought some change to leadership positions on Jan. 10 during an organizational session.
Shakopee Area Catholic Schools is experimenting with personalized plans this school year in an effort to provide its students with a learning experience that goes beyond academic performance.
The Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board held a study session (originally to be held on Nov. 8 and then later on Nov. 22) ahead of its December meeting that covered a variety of diversity, equity and inclusion topics.
Two Chaska Middle School West music students were selected to be in this year’s Mid-Level State Honor Band, put on by the Minnesota Band Director’s Association.
Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District Board of Education members Abigail Alt and Scott Hume will be recognized this month at a statewide conference for their service and contributions, the district announced.
Shakopee resident Tara McNeally has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against HomeTown Bank and Shakopee Public Schools, as well as various officials and employees.
Parents were warned about their children's social media use, following two posts on TikTok and SnapChat Thursday referencing a school shooting occuring Friday, Dec. 17.
Holy Family Assistant Principal for Academic Affairs Melissa Livermore was awarded 2021 Distinguished Lasallian Educator for the Christian Brothers Midwest District.
The Eastern Carver County school board finalized plans brought forth from the attendance area task force on Dec. 6 for the 2022-23 school year.
A Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board member has come under fire in recent weeks after allegedly making a remark about a teacher before a school board meeting in October.
Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools is investigating another alleged “racist video” that surfaced on social media last week, district officials announced Dec. 3.
While some local districts are taking a pause with in-person learning, Eastern Carver County Schools said it will continue to prioritize the preservation of students in the building.
More than 10% of the 9,257 students in Eastern Carver County Schools are in active quarantines as of Nov. 18, 2021.
The Minnesota Council on Economic Education (MCEE) recently announced the 2021 teaching award recipients. The award recognizes outstanding achievements and innovation by teachers in economics and personal finance education, according to a release from the MCEE.
Hundreds of students, activists and community members gathered outside of Prior Lake High School Thursday afternoon. They staged a peaceful protest supporting a student of color who was allegedly targeted in a racist video posted on social media earlier this week by a fellow classmate.
Tasked with keeping East Union Elementary School students together, minimizing impact at other elementary schools across the district, and considering future growth and enrollment projections, the boundary update recommendation for the Eastern Carver County Schools board was released Wednesd…
The Shakopee High School’s drama program begins performing “Mamma Mia!” for the school’s fall musical Friday, Nov. 12.
Following last week’s passed operating levy referendum, Eastern Carver County Schools staff are gearing up for significant district changes over the next decade.
Follow Dorothy Gale and a cast of colorful characters down the yellow brick road during Prior Lake High School’s stage adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s “Wizard of Oz” series this coming week.
Keeping up with a decade-long tradition, St. Hubert Catholic School in Chanhassen will once again host its Veterans Day program in the school gymnasium, beginning around 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11.
Beeswax can be used for many purposes, from candles to lip balm to a reusable wrap to use in place of wasteful plastic wrap. It can even be used to make a decorative luminary, perfect to give as a gift or to make your home festive for the holidays.
Both Shakopee Public Schools operating levy questions passed, according to Superintendent Dr. Mike Redmond Tuesday night.
Meghan Selinger, Christian Vitale and Patrick Lee-O'Halloran have won seats on the Minnetonka School Board.
A failed operating levy referendum in 2019, by 193 votes, led to back-to-back budgets cuts that totaled $9 million in Eastern Carver County Schools.
Election day is here for Eastern Carver County Schools voters, and a lone question on most ballots -- some Chanhassen residents will have Minnetonka School Board elections -- asks for a 10-year operating levy that would increase general education revenue by $550 per pupil, subject to an annu…
Vivian Lundquist, a senior at Prior Lake High School, recently earned a perfect score on the ACT following her big sister, Izzy Lundquist, who also earned a perfect score in 2019.
Shakopee High School students Cambelle Jossart, Andy Lin and Luth Khairulhuda have been selected to participate in the 33th Annual Honor Band Festival at Gustavus Adolphus College.
On Tuesday, residents within the Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools district boundaries will be asked to vote on a technology levy funding request.
After the Sept. 27 Eastern Carver County School Board open forum, where many attendees spoke out against a district-wide mask mandate now in effect, Monday night's meeting told a different story.
Jordan High School students Benjamin Barclay, Andrew Norberg and Brandon Steinhaus have been selected to participate in the 33th Annual Honor Band Festival at Gustavus Adolphus College.
With the safety and security of the school board, staff, students, and public, Eastern Carver County Schools will institute a new policy for the October 25 open forum and board meeting.
On Oct. 14, Eastern Carver County Schools residents grabbed their signs that displayed pro-public schools messaging and stood on the corner of Highway 41 and Engler Boulevard in Chaska.
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