Nashwauk-Keewatin/Greenway Superintendent Mark Adams and Deer River Superintendent Matt Grose accepted the Computerworld Laureate Honors Award for Collaboration for the Itasca Area Schools Collaborative on June 3, 2013 in Washington DC. A great honor for IASC!
Nashwauk-Keewatin was rated as the #8 Middle School in the MinnCan publication in the category of Performance Gains. This is a score that is an average of the reading and math proficiency at the highest tested grade level (7th & 8th) in our school across the state of Minnesota.
Here is the link - see page 13:
Welcome to the Nashwauk-Keewatin School District
The Nashwauk-Keewatin School District, a caring learning partnership of students, parents, staff, and community will empower all students through innovative and exemplary educational practices, with the knowledge, skills and critical thinking abilities to become contributing and responsible members of a global society.
The school board and staff are committed to working continuously to effect positive changes in every aspect of the school system. Though many goals are long-term and challenging, they can come to fruition with the support and cooperation of friends of public education.
Our goals for a more quality school system are as follows:
- Make decisions in the best interest of the children
- Work to bring our school system to the high academic standards our children need
- Modernize the curriculum to include the use of more diverse technology
- Increase student achievement in all academics
- Extend learning beyond the classrooms
- Provide for a safe and orderly learning environment
- Promote more parental and community involvement
- Promote accountability
REMINDER TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS!
School will be released early every Wednesday beginning in September. This time will be used by teachers and administrators to collaborate on ways to increase student learning and for professional development.
Keewatin will release on Wednesdays at 2:05pm
NKHS will release on Wednesdays at 2:30pm
ISD #319 Administrative Services
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Marble, MN 55764