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The sixth closure of the school year caused by inclement weather on Feb. 21 led to the need for the district to make-up a school day.

Congratulations to the East Ridge High School boys swim team this past week on their phenomenal achievements! 

Cottage Grove Middle School’s Academic Triathlon team, the Infinite Smarties, took first place at the Regional meet on Friday, Feb. 28.

Park High School juniors Ethan Berube and Meghan Kuemmel have been selected as two of the Minnesota State High School League’s 2014 ExCEL Award recipients.

The Cottage Grove and Woodbury Area Chambers of Commerce are offering scholarships to high school seniors.

Over fifty students from East Ridge High School’s Project Lead the Way biomedical sciences program recently visited Gillette Children’s Hospital as pat of their Medical Interventions class.

There will be no school for District 833 students on Friday, March 7, for a Teacher Workshop Day. There is also no school the week of March 10-14 for Spring Break.

The School Board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, with the following items on the agenda:

Included on the March 6 District 833 School Board agenda is a continuing conversation about changes being proposed to support the increasing budget issues within the transportation department.

The challenging winter has caused District 833, along with schools across the state, to be closed for as many as six days.


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