Congratulations to Melanie Olson, Parkside Elementary Grade 2-3 Quest Teacher, and Jackie Peck, Buffalo Community Middle School Math Science Teacher, who were selected to receive the TIES Exceptional Teacher Award for their outstanding use of technology in the classroom. Read more about each teacher...
Schools will be closed today due to the current weather conditions. KidKare will be open regular operating hours. Early Childhood classes are cancelled. After school and evening activities, including Community Education classes and programs, are also cancelled. You may check the local TV and radio Stations, our Facebook page and right here on our website for further updates and information.
Les notifico que nuestras escuelas estarán cerradas debido a las condiciones inclementes del tiempo. KidKare estará operando sus horas regulares. Las clases de Early Childhood (edad pre-escolar) están canceladas. Las actividades después de escuela y de la noche, incluyendo programas y clases de Educación Comunitaria también están canceladas. Pueden checar sus canales de TV local y estaciones de radio y nuestro sitio web www.bhmschools.org para más información.
The votes are finally in and the bond election has officially passed with 6,270--YES and 5,172--NO votes. Thank you to everyone who got out to vote! This bond will truly make a difference for all of our students.
Parent Notification System Testing Monday, October 20
This school year, the district has implemented a new parent messaging system. They have discovered a few problems and are working to resolve those issues. The district will conduct a district-wide TEST on Monday, October 20 beginning around 1:30 p.m. Please read on for more informaton.
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...
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.
Let's get movin' Buffalo! Join the community this Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for the second annual Open Streets event in downtown Buffalo. Streets will be blocked off for the big event. Ride your bike, walk, run, roller blade, (drive).....just get on down to the event. There will be lots of fun activites to get you moving! Click on the story to see a list of activities and the event sponsors....
Wright County and Love INC Facilitating School Supply Collection Programs
It seems like school just got out for summer, but many people are already planning for students coming back to school in the fall! Wright County has "Project Pencils" and Love INC-Big Woods is working with the Buffalo Food Shelf to collect school supplies for students in need. Here is what you need to know about the two different programs:
Buffalo High School (BHS) Assistant Principal Kris Thompson has been named the Central Division Assistant Principal of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). Colleagues from the division nominate candidates. Thompson worked at BHS for 14 years as a physical education teacher, before leaving to gain administrative experience at Becker High School for two years. She returned to BHS in 2009 and has been in her current position as assistant principal for the last five years.