Education

Superintendent Jett to Pitch November Referendum For New Tech
St. Cloud area voters will likely go to the polls again this fall to decide on whether to build a new Tech High School and upgrade Apollo High School. District 742 Superintendent Willie Jett will be proposing a November referendum for a new Tech High School and updated Apollo to the school board.
Safety Center Teaches Central MN Schools on Disaster Response
If severe weather or an active shooter threatens a school, what are steps that need to take place to keep students and teachers safe? Administrators from several Central Minnesota schools heard a presentation on Thursday at Avon Elementary from the Minnesota School Safety Center, which is part of th…
Sauk Rapids School Board Hears Proposal For New Schools
A community task force has recommended that the Sauk Rapids-Rice School District build a fourth elementary school and replace Pleasantview Elementary with a new building. A task force of nearly 100 community members have been gathering over the last two years as part of an ongoing facility study to …
Mentor Program For Struggling Students Coming to District 742
Governor Mark Dayton signed a budget bill last month that included money to help at-risk students in the St. Cloud area school district. $1.5 million was signed into law for the Sanneh Foundation, a nonprofit that supports students who are at risk of dropping out or failing to graduate.
Tech Students Build House For Area Low-Income Family [VIDEO]
Some of us had a chance to build a bird house in our high school tech-ed class....A group of Tech students recently outdid this (a lot) by building an entire house. 15 Tech juniors and seniors have been working on the house since last September in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.
Tech High School Selects New Activities Logo
After sifting through over 60 community submissions, Tech High School announced its new activities logo on Tuesday.
In February, students, staff, alumni and the community were asked to submit ideas for the new logo.

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