District 196

Amari Brown says teacher inspired her to help others A few years ago, Amari Brown didn’t like going to school. It wasn’t that she didn’t like her classes or the teachers, it was the constant bullying she was victim to. After enduring the bullying for the better part of two years, Brown transferred for her [...]

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Members of the Rosemount High School Class of 2014 received their diplomas during a commencement ceremony Saturday, June 7, in the high school gymnasium. Sawyer Murray was the student speaker. Economics teacher Kurt Bills was the faculty speaker. More photos are online at SunThisweek.com.  (Photos by Jennifer Chick)

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Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District officials are proposing to borrow from the district’s reserves to balance the budget in 2014-2015 and avoid making cuts. District 196 revenues in 2014-15 are predicted to be $318.3 million but expenditures are projected to be $323.4 million, which leaves the district with a $5.06 million shortfall. Since beginning its budget [...]

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This fall Eagan High School senior Daniel Thomas Commins will be able to vote in a general election for the first time, yet he’s already had his hand in the democratic process. Commins was one of about 2,400 delegates to serve at the Minnesota DFL State Convention in Duluth last weekend. Each delegate voted to [...]

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