Tag: Aaron Cook

Ada-Borup-West School Board Holds First Meeting as New District

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup-West School Board held their first ever meeting as a new district on Tuesday morning. As part of that was the election of officers for the new board. Mick Thompson was elected Chair, Gretchen Rockstad elected Vice Chair, Nancy Merkens as Clark, and Lucas Spaeth as Treasurer. Ada-Borup-West Superintendent Aaron Cook…
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July 21, 2021 0

Ada-Borup School Board Putting Final Touches on Consolidation

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board had their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning, June 8th. It was the final meeting as the Ada-Borup School District as they will become the Ada-Borup West District on July 1st. Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook says they are finalizing the final details before the consolidation officially takes over…
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June 9, 2021 0

Free Lunch Program Continuing for All Students Next Year

Ada, MN — It appears all students will once again be able to receive free lunches for the coming 2021-2022 school year, according to Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook. Cook says school districts will have the opportunity to participate in a Federal program, similar to the one they participated in last year, that will provide free…
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May 18, 2021 0

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

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday morning this week where they tackled next year’s budget, more consolidation topics, facility updates, and more. With the City of Hendrum looking to take over the current Norman County West elementary once it becomes vacant, the Ada-Borup School District approved a…
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May 11, 2021 0

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

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

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

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

KRJB Kaleidoscope: Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook & Board Member Dena Bishop

On this edition of Kaleidoscope, R & J News Director recaps the most recent Ada-Borup School Board meeting with Ada-Borup Superintendent Aaron Cook and Board member Dena Bishop. The Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.


December 9, 2020 0