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Little Pine Lake home windows shot out
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Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
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Perham-Dent School District
December 10, 2015
Relief over deadline extension
The Perham-Dent School District, along with other schools that offer dual enrollment, got a break in November when the national Higher Learning Commission extended the compliance date, from 2017 to 2022, for high school instructors to get a master’s degree for the college-level...
December 10, 2015 - 2:24pm
December 3, 2015
Many folks contributed to election
To all who helped the Perham-Dent School District referendum pass, a hearty thank you. The voters were the key players last Tuesday, of course, but there were so many who had a hand in the election. Obviously, the committee who gave of their time, energy and talents deserve a big...
December 3, 2015 - 1:28pm
November 24, 2015
Voters to decide Perham-Dent’s future: Polls open now
Voters will be asked to decide a Perham-Dent School District building referendum today, Nov. 24, at several voting locations in Perham, Ottertail...
November 24, 2015 - 3:42pm
November 4, 2015
An overview of the referendum
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District is planning a second building referendum Nov. 24, at a cost of $45.27 million, to upgrade a couple of...
November 4, 2015 - 1:24pm
October 22, 2015
Referendum information online
Perham-As the Perham-Dent School District prepares for a second referendum vote, district officials announced the website now has a link on it with more information for voters. “The website went live with referendum information,” and the direct mailer went out to district residents...
October 22, 2015 - 3:47pm
July 6, 2014
School parking lots to be sealcoated
Three parking lots of Perham-Dent School District buildings will be sealcoated this summer. Rather than completely redoing or overlaying the lots, a sealcoat of oil and pea rock will be applied at Heart of the Lakes Elementary, Prairie Wind Middle School and the bus corral...
July 6, 2014 - 9:37am
July 4, 2014
Classrooms full at HOTL; another section added to keep class sizes low
Depending on choice of words, Heart of the Lakes Elementary School might feel a bit more cozy, or cramped, come next school year. At its regular June meeting, the Perham-Dent School Board voted to add an additional class for first grade students in order to maintain smaller class...
July 4, 2014 - 4:32pm
‘Our kids deserve way better’: Task force holds first meeting, tours PHS
A grand total of 13 parents, educators and community members attended the first Perham-Dent School District task force meeting on June 25. Those who attended toured Perham High School from top to bottom in order to get a feel for the building’s condition and possible work...
July 4, 2014 - 1:29am
MN closes ‘donut hole’ in school funding: Could mean $580K in new revenue for Perham-Dent
Minnesota legislators have closed a ‘donut hole’ in education funding, and it could mean $580,000 in new money for the Perham-Dent School District. Governor Mark Dayton signed the new funding option into law with this session’s omnibus tax bill on March 21. The bill, among...
April 4, 2014 - 3:00pm
March 7, 2014
School cancelled for Perham-Dent
Due to icy road conditions, there will be no school today, (Friday, March 7) for Perham-Dent Schools.
March 7, 2014 - 10:38am
December 24, 2013
Final school levy set at 7.23 percent increase
The Perham-Dent School Board last Wednesday approved a final tax levy increase of 7.23 percent, bringing the school district’s 2014 total payable levy amount to just over $3 million. This is less than the preliminary levy increase of 9.17 percent approved by the school board...
December 24, 2013 - 10:55am
October 10, 2013
Teachers get first pay raise in years
Teachers in the Perham-Dent School District can look forward to a pay increase this year and next. School board members approved a new teachers’ contract at a special meeting last week. Salaries will go up by 3 percent this school year and 3 percent next school year for all...
October 10, 2013 - 3:05pm
September 26, 2013
Proposed levy to jump 9 percent
Up to a nine percent property tax levy increase may be enacted in the 2014 tax year for the Perham-Dent School District. At a meeting last week, the school board set a preliminary tax levy of $3.07 million, up 9.17 percent from this year’s $2.8 million. The preliminary levy...
September 26, 2013 - 4:06pm
July 3, 2013
Perham-Dent School Board: Legislative changes edge district closer to the black
Preliminary budget numbers for the upcoming school year suggest that the Perham-Dent School District will have a much smaller deficit within the next two years, due largely to changes enacted by the most recent Minnesota Legislature. The preliminary budget for the district’s...
July 3, 2013 - 10:32am