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.
Parents Rally Against Stillwater School ClosingsSome parents in the Stillwater Area School District are trying to stop a proposal that would close three elementary schools. The district is planning to shut down the schools beginning in 2017. Officials say the schools are no longer efficient to operate because of their low enrollment.
Officials: Smoking Materials Caused Oakdale FireOfficials said Friday a town home fire that took the life of a Stillwater elementary school teacher last week was caused by smoking materials.
Oakdale Fire Kills Stillwater Elementary TeacherAuthorities say a 65-year-old woman is dead after fire took over an Oakdale townhome Tuesday morning.
Failed Levies Leave Some School Districts In LimboBig cuts are expected for school districts with failed levies. The Stillwater School District now has a budget shortfall of $10,000,000 after voters denied the proposal Tuesday night.