On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose residents will go to the polls to vote on a bond referendum for BHM Schools. The funding from the bond (approximately $33 million) will be spent over a period of five years and will go to towards: Safety and Security; Technology; Deferred Maintenance; Building Additions; and Activity Venu Upgrades. Find out all the information you need to know about the upcoming BHM bond referendum election.
The EV-68 virus has been all over the news lately with children landing in hospitals in Minnesota and across the country with respiratory issues. Families here in our own district have concerns about the virus and have asked our schools about the reports. Read more about what the EV-68 virus is and what schools and you can do to prevent it from spreading.
The 2014-15 school year has kicked off and there are many new faces teaching around the district. Many of them replace those who have retired and those who have moved on to other opportunities. Maybe you have seen a few of these new faces...
This issue of the Insider includes: bond referendum information; Top 100 Workplace; all-day, every day kindergarten; new high school assistant principal; new school board member appointment; MCA test scores; Proud Of; and more.
The Minnesota Department of Education recently released results from the 2014 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA-III). When compared to 2013, scores across the state are slightly higher in all subjects (mathematics, reading and science). BHM students continued to score above state averages at most grades and subjects.
The new 2014-15 BHM School District Calendar has arrived and should have been in most mailboxes. Since this publication is bulk mailed, it may take a few extra days to get out to everyone in the district. So please be patient. However, if your neighbors have one and you think you were missed, you can pick up a copy from any of the schools in the district, the BHM District Office or Community Education. You can also contact Laura (Barta) Lindquist at 763-682-8783 or email@example.com to have one mailed to you.
Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Schools (BHM) has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. The Top Workplaces special section was published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 15. The report can also be found at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2014.
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