Tag: Consolidation

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

Ada-Borup School Board News & Notes from November 11th Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/11/20) Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning. At the meeting, the board received an update on the consolidation talks with Norman County West and approved a resolution to continue moving forward. Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook says negotiations at this point appear to…
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November 11, 2020 0

NCW Special Meeting Tackles High School Proposal from City & Consolidation Topics

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/2/20) Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held a lengthy special meeting on Monday night to discuss a couple of hot button items, specifically the City of Halstad’s proposal for the old high school and the potential for consolidation with the Ada-Borup School District. In terms of the…
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November 3, 2020 0

Ada-Borup School Board Special Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/22/20) Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held a special meeting on Wednesday morning, October 21st to discuss transportation, consolidation, and some staffing items. The board appointed Mick Thompson, Gretchen Rockstad, and Nancy Merkens to their consolidation committee that will lead negotiations with Norman County West moving forward. Ada-Borup Superintendent…
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October 22, 2020 0

Norman County West Begins Consolidation Process by Creating Consolidation Committee

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/20/20) Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, October 20th.  At the meeting, the board started the preliminary process of considering a full consolidation with the neighboring Ada-Borup School District, who they currently have a High School Tuition Agreement with. The…
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October 21, 2020 0