Tag: Consolidation

Ada-Borup School Board News & Notes from April 13th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning. In his Superintendent report, Aaron Cook provided some updates on the consolidation with Norman County West. Cook says they continue to meet together in committee to finalize details for the new district and begin transition plans. Under the building and…
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April 14, 2021 0

As Final Quarter Begins, NCW School Planning to Send Out More Info on Next Year’s Plans

Hendrum, MN — Monday marked the beginning of the 4th quarter for the Norman County West School, who has gone the entire year under the in-person learning model. Getting to this point where only 8 weeks of school remain has been a challenge, but Norman County West Principal Deanne Flom says all the hard work…
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March 30, 2021 0

Ada-Borup School Board Discussing Consolidation and PreK at Regular Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning. At the meeting, the board had an over an hour’s length worth of discussion regarding the PreK program and specifically the impact from the Norman County West consolidation, who has their own Head Start Program. Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook says…
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March 10, 2021 0

NCW School Board Addresses a Variety of Consolidation Topics

Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, February 16th in Hendrum where they mostly discussed items pertaining to the consolidation process. One of those items included an awkward conversation about how to transition their representation of six school board members to three for the new…
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February 17, 2021 0

Ada-Borup School Board Provided Updates on Consolidation, Construction, and COVID-19

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning where they were provided updates on consolidation, construction, and the COVID-19 situation. With both the Ada-Borup and Norman County West School Boards approving the consolidation resolutions, the districts are moving forward with the next steps, which includes submitting their plans…
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February 10, 2021 0

Norman County West School Board Approves Consolidation Proposal with Ada-Borup

Hendrum, MN — First a sports co-op, then a tuition agreement, and now consolidation. The partnership between Norman County West and Ada-Borup took the next step on Tuesday night as the Norman County West school board approved a resolution proposing the consolidation between them and Ada-Borup, paving the way for the two districts to become…
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January 27, 2021 0

Norman County West to Vote on Consolidation Tonight

Hendrum, MN — The Norman County School West School Board will hold their regular monthly board meeting tonight in Hendrum. The meeting was originally scheduled for January 19th but was pushed back a week. The meeting is significant for the Norman County West School Board as they will need to vote on a resolution to…
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January 26, 2021 0

Norman County West Holds Off on Consolidation Vote

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (1/7/21) Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held a special meeting on Wednesday night, January 6th where it was expected they would vote on a consolidation agreement with Ada-Borup. An agreement has been reached by the Consolidation Committees of both districts, but still needs full board approval. Norman…
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January 7, 2021 0

Ada-Borup & NCW Consolidation Committees Come to an Agreement

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/21/20) Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup and Norman County West Consolidation Committees appear to have come to an agreement that can go to their respective boards for the final approval. The committees have met three times over the past couple months to negotiate a deal to join the two districts together.…
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December 21, 2020 0

Norman County West School Board Talks Former High School & Consolidation at Tuesday Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/18/20) Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, November 17th where they primarily discussed matters pertaining to the old high school building and consolidation with Ada-Borup. The board and the City of Halstad appear to be getting closer to a deal…
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November 18, 2020 0