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Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
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Apollo-Tech Parents: School Board Needs to Take Action on Hockey Team Quickly

A group of parents at the St. Cloud area school board meeting on Wednesday said they understand the decision to combine Apollo and Tech hockey. However, they emphasized that the board needs to take action quickly.

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Dan DeBaun,WJON
Dan DeBaun,WJON
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Board Approves St. Cloud School Bus Driver Salary Increase

The St. Cloud area school district approved a two year salary increase for school bus drivers on Wednesday night. The settlement calls for a 2.9 percent salary increase in the first year and a new starting rate of pay of $14.00 an hour.

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District 742
District 742
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District 742 Community Education Office and Welcome Center Moving

The St. Cloud area school district community education main office and welcome center will be moving to a new location. The community education office and welcome center were temporarily moved to Discovery Community School in Waite Park, after a fire partially destroyed the Roosevelt building in 2014.

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A sight diagram of what the new high school grounds could look like. (Photo: Sartell-St. Stephen School District)
A sight diagram of what the new high school grounds could look like. (Photo: Sartell-St. Stephen School District)
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Sartell-St. Stephen Board Approves School Bond Ballot

The Sartell-St. Stephen school board approved a special election and ballot containing a $105.8 million question for a new high school and facility updates district wide. The sample ballot comes with one question and highlights in all capital letters at the end: "By Voting "Yes" on this ballot question, you are voting for a property tax increase."

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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Melrose Schools Set Date For $25.7 Million Referendum

Melrose schools have scheduled a $25.7 million referendum on May 26th to update and expand their facilities. A two-part question will be put on the ballot.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Over 50 Ideas Suggested For Future Tech High School Activities Logo

District officials are sifting through ideas after receiving over 50 suggestions for a future Tech High School activities logo. The goal is to create one that will give the school a consistent brand.

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Steve Keller in the boiler room in Madison Elementary. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Steve Keller in the boiler room in Madison Elementary. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Serving St. Cloud Schools For 30+ Years, Steve Keller Keeps Madison in Tip-Top Shape [VIDEO]

After over three decades of maintaining and cleaning St. Cloud schools, there isn’t much that surprises Steve Keller anymore. Keller has been the lead engineer at Madison Elementary since 1996. He's often one of the first to come and last to leave, starting at or before 5:30 a.m.

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A sight diagram of what the new high school grounds could look like. (Photo: Sartell-St. Stephen School District)
A sight diagram of what the new high school grounds could look like. (Photo: Sartell-St. Stephen School District)
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Sartell Likely to Use 3, Not 12 Polling Places For School Election

The Sartell-St. Stephen school board is expected to approve polling places on Monday night for its upcoming $105.8 million referendum. The special election will be held on May 24th. The district wants to bond $105.8 million over 25 years.

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images
Tim Boyle, Getty Images
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St. Cloud District Sees Uptick in Graduation Rates, Still Below State Average

Graduation numbers are up for St. Cloud area schools, according to numbers released by the Minnesota Department of Education. Despite the good news, the district is still behind statewide numbers. The District 742 aggregate graduation rate is 72.03 percent.

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Through My Eyes Book Cover (Submitted Image)
Through My Eyes Book Cover (Submitted Image)
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“Through My Eyes” Book Launch Moved to Discovery School

The book launch for "Through My Eyes" on February 27th has been moved to Discovery Community School. The book features a Somali girl as the protagonist.

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