Parents Demand Stillwater Schools Stay OpenParents in the Stillwater School District made it clear Thursday that they are against the district closing three elementary schools. The district wants to close Withrow, Marine and Oak Park schools in what is being called the BOLD proposal.
St. Paul School Closed Tuesday Due To Heat ProblemOfficials said a St. Paul elementary school is closed Tuesday due to a heating issue within the building. Toya Stewart Downey with St. Paul Public schools said classes will not be held at Battle Creek Elementary on Tuesday because the building does not have heat.
White Bear Lake Schools Stay Open Despite Extreme ColdFor the second day in a row, hundreds of schools in Minnesota are closed because of extremely cold weather. A bank sign in Champlin was flashing 25 degrees below zero overnight. Many school districts said they were concerned about kids waiting outside for buses Tuesday morning, so they played it safe and canceled classes.
Heating Issue Closes Dassel-Cokato High SchoolA high school west of the Twin Cities was closed Monday morning and students were sent home following an issue with a heating system, district officials said.