District 196

Things were buzzing Saturday after the Rosemount High School marching band won the 2014 Class AAA Youth in Music championship in Farmington. The group’s 2014 program – “The Queen,” built on music from Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring,” Imogen Heap’s “Aha!,” “The Flight of the Bumblebee” and “God Save the Queen” – topped a field […]

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Schools within the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District continue to make improvements on Minnesota’s accountability standards. More than half (18 of 31) schools in the district improved their overall scores over the past three years on the Multiple Measurement Rating assessment, according to data released by the Minnesota Department of Education. “The district has become renown […]

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Enrollment in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District increased slightly this year when compared to 2013. According to the district’s official October enrollment report, which was presented at the Oct. 13 School Board meeting, enrollment increased by 0.77 percent (210 students) to 27,412 students. The district’s total enrollment is 380 students higher than projected two years […]

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Physical education instructor selected for state honor In a time when children are often pressured to “do anything to win,” one local physical education teacher stands by the old adage: It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how you play the game. It’s this commitment to teaching sportsmanship, integrity and inclusiveness that led Brian […]

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Rosemount High School theater students will be presenting the stage farce “Noises Off!” this week in the school’s Performing Arts Center. The comedy portrays the cast and crew of a fictional theater company’s attempt to stage the play “Nothing On.” There will be plenty of physical comedy along with sharp dialogue among the players who […]

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