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May 31, 2016
ISD 518 offers summer food service
WORTHINGTON — Worthington School District 518 is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and meet nutritional standards established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The following are sites, dates and times...
May 31, 2016 - 8:58pm
July 21, 2015
Toys for Tykes to host silent auction: School board briefed on enrollment projections
WORTHINGTON — Worthington District 518 school board members gathered for their regular meeting Tuesday evening to discuss Toys for Tykes and enrollment projections. Board members discussed the proposed changes that will be made to the Toys for Tykes charity fundraiser. Last...
July 21, 2015 - 9:14pm
Worthington school board approves health insurance provider
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington District 518 school board approved the health insurance bid from SW/SC Service Co-Op during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday night. David Skog, director of business management, explained that every two years the school district must take bids...
April 21, 2015 - 9:13pm
September 14, 2014
ISD 518 candidate forum Monday
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum for District 518 School Board at 6 p.m. Monday in the Worthington High School cafeteria. Each candidate will be given three minutes to introduce themselves,...
September 14, 2014 - 3:24pm
August 26, 2013
WMS rolls out iPads to eighth-graders
WORTHINGTON — With dance music pulsating through Worthington Middle School’s cafeteria Monday morning along with plenty of colorful, flashing...
August 26, 2013 - 10:59pm
May 10, 2013
WORTHINGTON - Hundreds of student instrumentalists will toot their own horns--and serenade on their strings--during 2012-13 spring finale concerts...
May 10, 2013 - 4:42pm
April 30, 2013
Bus barn blueprint
WORTHINGTON --In an effort to get more competitive quotes and to have a money-saving asset, District 518 is moving forward with constructing...
April 30, 2013 - 11:27pm
February 26, 2013
Districts hope to continue early start to school year
WORTHINGTON -- As they near the end of the first three years of the Flexible Learning Year (FLY) program, 22 area school districts have submitted...
February 26, 2013 - 12:28am
September 18, 2012
District 518 board approves FLY annual report, sets date for Truth in Taxation meeting
WORTHINGTON -- The September meeting of the District 518 Board of Education, hosted Tuesday at the Worthington High School (WHS) media center,...
September 18, 2012 - 9:43pm
September 19, 2011
District 518 up, down on state test scores
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington School District 518 students experienced mixed results in the statewide math and reading assessment tests. Every...
September 19, 2011 - 9:56pm
August 18, 2011
District 518 falls below state average for science MCA-II
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Public School District 518 students are making slow progress in the science Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment II test as reflected in the latest results released Aug.
August 18, 2011 - 8:20pm
August 16, 2011
District 518 approves specialist contract
WORTHINGTON -- District 518 Board of Education approved a contract for a technology integration specialist at its regular school board meeting Tuesday.
August 16, 2011 - 9:05pm
June 21, 2011
School board to add new kindergarten teacher
WORTHINGTON -- In an effort to keep an ideal class size, the District 518 Board of Education approved hiring a kindergarten teacher on Tuesday, bringing to the total number of sections from 10 to 11. "We have around 225 to 230 kids in kindergarten, but what's happening is that we...
June 21, 2011 - 9:41pm
May 17, 2011
School board approves salary increases for teachers
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Board of Education approved salary increases for teachers and other positions Tuesday despite one board member's protest -- not over the amount, but over the method for determining the salary amount. "I feel it's not equitable," said Linden Olsen,...
May 17, 2011 - 9:23pm
May 10, 2011
Operations Committee discusses fund use for District 518
WORTHINGTON -- The Operations Committee decided Tuesday it will recommend upgrading facilities and purchasing new resources for District 518 at the May 17 Board of Education meeting. The committee considered a new gym floor at Worthington High School, a revamped parking lot for Prairie...
May 10, 2011 - 9:35pm