Tag: Aitkin Public Schools

Aitkin High School All Class Reunion returns in 2022, Planning Meeting coming May 13th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/11/21) (Aitkin, MN) — More than a decade in the making, the Aitkin All Class Reunion will be returning early August 2022 but there is still much planning to take place before this much loved event. We recently spoke with event planners Wendy Johnson and Gary Tibbitts about the event that…
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May 11, 2021 0

Garrison Bay Lake Lions award scholarships to Aitkin, C-I Seniors

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/10/21) (Garrison, MN) — The Garrison Bay Lake Lions late last week announced 5 Aitkin and 5 Crosby-Ironton High School Seniors received $1,000 scholarships to be used for furthering their education. Lion Cathe Piecek presented scholarships to Crosby-Ironton seniors Anna, Carlson, Lily Habighorst, Haylee Hanson, Isabella Sablan, and Breanna Stirewalt.  Lion…
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May 10, 2021 0

Aitkin School Board continues with Capital Projects Levy at April 3rd Work Session

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/5/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin Public School Board continued their discussion on the Capital Projects Levy in the planning stages with their Work Session Meeting from Monday night at the Aitkin High School Media Center. During the Public Comment Period, long-time teacher Scott Miller spoke before the Board on the…
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May 5, 2021 0

Aitkin High School to hold Gobbler Signing Day

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/4/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin High School and Activities Department are planning to honor the Seniors that will be moving on with their post-secondary education and continue in athletics or fine arts. Family, coaches, students, and media will be present for 4 student athletes that will be honored from the New…
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May 4, 2021 0

Aitkin Superintendent Dan Stifter gives update with District Spring activities in full swing

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/29/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The near end of the 2020-21 school year is just the beginning of a busy time for Aitkin Superintendent Dan Stifter as we caught up with him earlier this week. The Spring is kicked off this year with the High School musical, which returned after a one…
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April 29, 2021 0

Aitkin School Board approves JR High Coaches, discusses HS Graduation at April 19th meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/22/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin Public School Board held their regular monthly meeting Monday night to discuss the additions of Springs coaches, teachers, and extending tenure to staff from the Aitkin High School Media Center. After comments from visitors on behalf of Arts potentially being reduced at Rippleside Elementary, the…
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April 22, 2021 0

Aitkin Public School Board meeting discusses Capital Projects Levy, Land Purchase

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/15/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin Public School Board held a Work Session meeting Monday night for updates and discussion on the Capital Projects Levy and Winter and Spring Coaches from the High School Media Center. Aitkin Schools Superintendent Dan Stifter spoke before the Board on the next steps with ICS…
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April 15, 2021 0

Aitkin Superintendent Dan Stifter talks winter sports, reductions, enrollment in monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/1/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin Public Schools Superintendent Dan Stifter noted changes coming to the District with reductions, upcoming events, and the success of the winter sports seasons, with our monthly conversation. Stifter says the District has celebrated their qualifiers in Wrestling, Dance, and Hockey in the last few weeks, thanks…
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March 31, 2021 0

Aitkin Public Schools discusses moving Capital Projects Levy, Budget Reductions at March 15th meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/18/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin Public School Board held their regular monthly meeting Monday night from the Aitkin High School Media Center to review the 2021 Grad Blast, Capital Projects Levy, and possible Budget Reductions.  Julie Miller, mother of an Aitkin High School Senior and organizer for Grad Blast 2021,…
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March 18, 2021 0

Aitkin School Board Work Sessions discusses Capital Projects Levy, Site, Proposed Reductions

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/4/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin School Board Work Session Meeting Monday night included presentation for the Capital Projects Levy and Site Planning, and Budget Reduction Discussion from the Aitkin High School Media Center. Todd Rapp of Rapp Strategies presented to the School Board on their stance in aiding the District…
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March 4, 2021 0