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Fertile-Beltrami School Board Update

Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, June 8th. With the new budget cycle starting in July, the board adopted the preliminary budget for the 2021-2022 shool year. As of right now, Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke says they are just shy of breaking even, but that doesn’t…
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June 11, 2021 0

Ada-Borup, Fertile-Beltrami, & Ulen-Hitterdal Schools Top Good Student Award Honors

Ada, MN — The R & J Broadcasting Inc. Good Student Awards wrapped up for the 2020-2021 school year in April and each week we recognized one male and one female student from our area schools who exemplify excellent leadership, achieve high academics, show strong personality, and are involved in their school and community. Students…
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May 27, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board News & Notes

Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting last Tuesday, May 11th. The meeting started an hour earlier with a presentation from the Advance Comm class. The Advanced Comm class operates a number of websites for area businesses and Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke says they do excellent work. The school board…
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May 18, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami’s Caidyn Johnson Named FFA Region 1 President

Fertile, MN — Fertile-Beltrami Junior Caidyn Johnson is taking the next step in FFA Leadership. Johnson is currently the Fertile-Beltrami FFA President and a Region 1 Officer, but on Wednesday was selected as the Region 1 President. R & J News spoke with Johnson earlier this week as part of our Virtual State FFA Convention…
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April 23, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board Approves Hockey Co Op with Crookston

Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, April 13th. At the meeting the board continued their discussion of a potential hockey co op with either Crookston or Red Lake Falls. Both schools would have made excellent pairings, according to Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke but because the district…
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April 16, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami March School Board Recap

Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night this week, one day ahead of their usual meeting date due to Township Elections. At the meeting, the school board approved a resolution Discontinuing and Reducing Educational Programs and Positions. Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke says community members shouldn’t be too…
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March 10, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board Discusses Return to In-Person; Looking into Potential Hockey Co-Op

Fertile, MN — It was a light agenda for the Fertile-Beltrami School Board at their meeting last Tuesday, February 9th. The district recently just switched back to full, in-person learning for all grade levels for the first time since this spring. They also had some staff members join their board meeting in-person for the first…
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February 15, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami to Return to Full, In-Person Learning for First Time Since Spring

Fertile, MN — From hybrid and distance learning in the high school to even distance learning for all students for a brief period, the Fertile-Beltrami School District has just about done it all when it comes learning models this year. And now this Wednesday, February 3rd, the district will switch to full, in person learning…
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February 1, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board News & Notes from December 8th Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/10/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board had their final regular monthly meeting of the calendar year on Tuesday night, December 8th. As part of that, they held the annual truth-in taxation hearing and certified the 2021 levy. Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke says taxpayers could see a roughly 6-8% increase…
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December 10, 2020 0

Fertile-Beltrami Looking at Possible Change to Learning Model in Near Future

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/16/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night, November 12th to canvass election results, discuss their learning model, and other matters. The current 14-day COVID-19 positivity rate that schools use as a benchmark for their learning models is at 191 according to the…
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November 16, 2020 0