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July 6, 2018
Farmington resident Janee Johnson, who teaches elementary math in Minneapolis, won the 2018 Presidential Academic Excellence in Teaching Math and Science Award. She recently returned from Washington, D.C. Kara Hildreth  / Contributor
Local woman wins Presidential Academic Excellence honor
July 6, 2018 - 6:00am
July 5, 2018
Brianna Ostoff
New director leads Farmington Community Education
July 5, 2018 - 7:49am
June 28, 2018
Heidi Cunningham, director of Farmington Community Education, has built relationships and seen the growth of educational programs to meet continuing needs of youth and families. She said she will miss the community as she retires. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington Community Ed director retires
June 28, 2018 - 5:23pm
June 26, 2018
Volunteers from Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf came to South Washington County School District's No Kid Hungry event on June 11 prepared with food packs. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
No place to call home: Finding resources can be a challenge for homeless students
June 26, 2018 - 5:00am
June 13, 2018
Principal Jason Berg pretends to take a call from someone interested in purchasing the school — a reference to the senior class prank of listing Farmington High School for sale on Craigslist. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
Leaving them laughing: Farmington grads crack jokes, receive diplomas
June 13, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 8, 2018
Music teacher Doris McNamara retires this week after 30 years teaching students how to sing and find joy in music at Farmington Elementary, the first elementary in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / contributor
McNamara's magical, musical moments
June 8, 2018 - 5:00am
June 4, 2018
Claire Lentsch will graduate on June 8 from Farmington High School. She will attend the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities this fall to study agriculture business. Photo courtesy of Claire Lentsch
Farmington senior welcomes new challenges
June 4, 2018 - 5:00am
May 25, 2018
Of, by and for the people -- including teens
May 25, 2018 - 6:00am
May 5, 2018
Dodge Middle School honor roll
May 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 4, 2018
Rick Yonker travels to eight building and works in collaboration with other teachers in District 293. He said he loves teaching kindergarten through high school students about science and the skills of inquiry. Kara Hildreth / contributor
'Mr. Y the Science Guy'
May 4, 2018 - 6:00am
May 1, 2018
Farmington High School Band in Pearl Harbor. Submitted photo
Beat accelerates for Farmington bands
May 1, 2018 - 7:49am
April 26, 2018
Alternative collaborative: Rosemount 917 will run Farmington ALC
April 26, 2018 - 6:08pm
April 19, 2018
File photo
District expands boundary talks
April 19, 2018 - 8:59am
April 17, 2018
Eric Sill, coordinator with MN CAPS,  talks with Farmington High School sophomore Savanah Waag, who is interviewing for the 2018-19 program that places juniors and seniors with businesses to learn real-world, professional skills. The Minnesota Center for Advanced Professional Studies is a fairly new program. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Learning on the job: Farmington will participate in MN CAPS this fall
April 17, 2018 - 6:00am
April 16, 2018
Area schools delayed Monday morning
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am