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November 14, 2017
Board rescinds Prairie View demolition vote
Ellsworth School Board members shared their differing points of view on whether to demolish Prairie View Elementary School and Lindgren Early...
November 14, 2017 - 8:01am
October 10, 2017
'We're going to come back until we get it done:' Investor push for Prairie View sale
The public comment time at the Ellsworth School Board meeting on Oct. 9 was utilized by three individuals that are hoping the board will reconsider...
October 10, 2017 - 9:29am
January 14, 2015
Ellsworth School Board briefs
Vote choose middle ground for instructional days Ellsworth’s Director of Teaching and Learning Paul Uhren outlined three proposals for the School Board Monday in light of last year’s change by the state no longer requiring 180 days of face-to-face student instruction in an academic...
January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
July 13, 2011
Ellsworth school board briefs
Supt. Cain presents goals for next year Supt. Barry Cain presented three 2011-12 goals for the School Board's consideration Monday. The first would provide guidance and resources to implement elements of the strategic plan targeted for Year 1. The second involves the Professional...
July 13, 2011 - 8:00am
School meal prices go up
ELLSWORTH - Back-to-school items dominated the Ellsworth School Board agenda Monday. The board approved increasing school meal prices. Breakfast prices for the coming school term will be $1.60, up from $1.50. Lunch prices will be $2.20 at the elementary level and $2.40 for grades...
July 13, 2011 - 8:00am
February 17, 2011
Plans taking shape for levy override
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth School Board Monday acted on issues regarding the levy override referendum to be held April 5. The board approved two resolutions. The first authorizes the school district budget to exceed the revenue limit by $1.3 million for three years for non-recurring...
February 17, 2011 - 2:46pm
January 13, 2011
Cuts, referendums on the table
ELLSWORTH -- Reductions or referendum or both. The Ellsworth School Board and an audience numbering toward 200 people heard proposed budget options Monday from Supt. Barry Cain, including these possibilities. Cain began with a list of budget reductions and enhancements under consideration....
January 13, 2011 - 12:00pm
November 11, 2010
Jobs Fund money to help with budget
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth School District will use a Federal Education Jobs Fund award to help with the budget. The local schools have received $390,122 to be applied toward either existing jobs or others as part of expansion in the 2010-11 and/or 2011-12 school terms, Supt. Barry...
November 11, 2010 - 4:15pm
November 10, 2010
Ellsworth School District borrows to ensure cash flow
Ellsworth School District must again borrow to have adequate cash flow, Supt. Barry Cain said. The School Board voted Nov. 8 that loans through M&I Bank will not exceed $1.5 million and interest is not to exceed 18 percent. Cain said temporary borrowing has been necessary in recent...
November 10, 2010 - 1:04pm
April 2, 2010
4YK goes to 5 days; budget cuts aired
ELLSWORTH -- The 4-year-old kindergarten program will go from four to five days a week next fall. Ellsworth School Board made that decision at a special meeting Monday. Board members also examined proposed districtwide budget adjustments. Much of the kindergarten discussion was...
April 2, 2010 - 8:00am
March 21, 2010
Decision on five-day 4YK program nears
ELLSWORTH - Ellsworth School Board will decide by month's end whether to change 4-year-old kindergarten from a four-day to a five-day schedule. At Supt. Barry Cain's recommendation, board members will address the class schedule during a special meeting on budget adjustments, which...
March 21, 2010 - 1:30pm
December 16, 2009
SAGE backed by school committee
ELLSWORTH -- Appeals to keep the program were made as the local review committee presented a Student Achievement Guarantee in Education report to the Ellsworth School Board on Monday. Curriculum and Instruction Director/Hillcrest Elementary School Principal Leona Johnson outlined...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00pm
October 29, 2009
Ellsworth finalizes school budget
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth School District's 2009-10 budget is set. The board certified the $7.69 million levy Monday. A mill rate of 8.70 (tax per $1,000 of valuation) was included. "The levy is basically the same as last year," Supt. Barry Cain said. Key pieces of information...
October 29, 2009 - 3:00pm
August 13, 2009
Budget, annual meet previewed for board
Ellsworth School Board members discussed the 2009-10 district budget at Monday's meeting. Supt. Barry Cain told board members to expect $16,748,140 in total revenue and $17,444,254 in total expenditures for 2009-10. Cain said the difference of $696,114 includes spending on the...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
School Board Briefs
Teachers hired for SAGE compliance In light of a state-imposed October deadline for the local schools to be in compliance, the board approved hires related to the Student Achievement Guarantee in Education (SAGE) program. They are a full-time kindergarten teacher, a half-time...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am