Abdullahi Charif, 12, was found floating in the deep end of a swimming pool at St. Louis Park middle school on Thursday. He died Saturday.
Updated: March 05, 2014, - 10:31 AM
Rules vary from district to district, but most require a lifeguard or certified water safety instructor to be present.
Updated: March 05, 2014, - 10:24 AM
St. Paul official inherits a diverse district that has recently shown dramatic improvement in efforts to narrow the achievement gap.
Updated: February 27, 2014, - 07:59 PM
A high school addition and new elementary school should be open to students in the fall of 2016.
Updated: February 26, 2014, - 07:52 PM
Minority students improved notably, but still lagged behind white peers.
Updated: February 20, 2014, - 05:26 AM
The district will hold a referendum Feb. 25, asking for $109 million in funding to expand its high school as...
Updated: February 18, 2014, - 05:39 AM
Most Minnesota schools still have a lot of work to do to cut the disparity between white and minority students’ proficiency in reading and math in half by 2017, according to new data released by the state Department of Education.
Updated: February 11, 2014, - 10:07 PM
Bloomington leaders and citizens are letting longtime school board member Arlene Bush, 82, know how much they appreciate her as she leaves elected office behind.
Updated: February 11, 2014, - 02:12 PM
The move is part of a $33 million contract with Pearson, a test scorer that the state has used before.
Updated: January 28, 2014, - 09:31 PM