ISD 279 - Osseo Area Schools

Fair Oaks preschool teacher earns national Teacher of the Year award

Fair Oaks preschool teacher earns national Teacher of the Year award

In preparation for back-to-school, Fair Oaks Elementary preschool teacher, Etta Rassier, thought she was attending a typical back-to-school staff meeting on Tuesday morning; what she wasn’t prepared for was the surprise of being named national Teacher of the Year by The Kids In Need Foundation. She is the first teacher in Minnesota and one of ...

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Planning for new grade spans (PreK/K-5, 6-8, 9-12) beginning 2015-2016

Updated August 4, 2014

Planning continues for new grade spans (PreK/K-5; 6-8; 9-12) that will be implemented beginning in the 2015-2016 school year.

Project Team Updates
Middle School Design Team

Based on the research that was conducted in Spring 2014 on effective middle school models and philosophy, the Middle Level Design Team received approval for two recommendations that were made to the superintendent’s cabinet and the Grade Reconfiguration Steering Committee. It has been determined that our middle schools will use:

  1. Grade-level interdisciplinary teams (grade 6, grade 7 and grade 8) for instruction in math, science, social studies, and language arts (“house model” in which a team of teachers works with the same group of students), and

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Our enrollment advisors are ready to help you learn about how Osseo Area Schools will help your student achieve his or her dreams! They can answer your questions about the enrollment process, attendance area schools, transportation, and more. Read more.

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Enrollment Center

(located in the Northwest Family Service Center)
7051 Brooklyn Boulevard
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429
763.585.7350
Fax: 763.585.7368
enrollmentcenter@district279.org

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ISD279-logoEvery month, we share selected Points of Pride that describe some of the many accomplishments of Osseo Area Schools students and staff. Additional submissions are always welcome; send them to welisten@district279.org. These Points of Pride help show how we inspire and prepare all students to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning! Read more.

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