COVID Outbreak Among Bus Drivers Forces Bloomington Schools Back To Distance LearningBloomington's retreat underscores the unique challenges of protecting bus drivers, many of whom are at higher risk of severe illness because of their age. Drivers are often retirees working for supplemental income.
Charges: Bloomington Public Schools Employee Sexually Assaulted Multiple Children In His Neighborhood In 1970sA 65-year-old Bloomington man and employee of Bloomington Public Schools is accused of sexually assaulting multiple children in his neighborhood in the 1970s, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
What Do Schools Want Students And Families To Know About Distance Learning?The start of a school year like no other comes with apprehension from students, parents, teachers and staff alike.
Families React To Bloomington School Board's Decision To Shift To All OnlineBloomington Public Schools is changing how it plans to return to the classroom. Initially, the district announced a hybrid model. Now, it's all online.
The Criteria Schools Use To Make Weather-Related ClosingsDozens of schools across Minnesota are delaying or cancelling classes Thursday due to the arctic blast -- but every district has a different method for making the decision to cancel classes.
Bloomington Staffer Talks Surviving Columbine Mass ShootingRick Kaufman was the spokesperson for Columbine High School in Colorado in 1999 and now works in Bloomington Public Schools.
Bloomington Schools Gets $20K Grant To Support Homeless StudentsBloomington Public Schools has received a $20,000 grant to support services for homeless and mobile students in the district.