National Technical Honor Society
On Thursday May 5th, 2016 the Bismarck Public Schools Career Academy inducted 50 into the National Technical Honor Society. The NTHS is designed to honor Career and Technical Education (CTE) students that have shown outstanding ability in their field of study. This year the Career Academy honored students in the fields of Electronics - Joshua Aberle, Abby Voigt, Keenan Welder; Aviation - Joshua Lippert; Pre-Engineering - Kyle Cysewski, Andrew Feist, tyler Heim, Tanner Klein, Lucas Wetsch, Joseph Wolfe; Medical Related Careers - Taylor Barth, Finola Bauer, Hayley Bortke, Emily Brown, Madison Burgard, Melissa Domagala, Dani Douri, Carly Fornshell, Morgan Hansted, Erica Johnson, Sara Keller, Yurick Martis, Carla Maurstad, Anna McCusker, Kennedy Mueller, Destiny Pfliiger, Eric Pladsen, Variah Vetter, Delaney Wolf; Welding - Jacob Ellingson; Agriculture - Bo Bondeson, Alex Hausauer, Joseph Keller, Tyler Paczkowski, Austin Wagner, Automotive Technology - Tyler Wetzstein; Digital/Graphic Design - Meagan Davidson, Megan Fredericks; Carpentry - Cole Bossert, Nathan Kostelecky, Kahl Moody, Juwaun Speed, Derek Wachter; Auto Collision - Lukas Becker and William Winterberg.
Student loan relief for teachers
Posted on 2/22/2017
Teacher shortages exist in 14 subjects in ND; instructors in those subjects will be eligible for student loan relief, debt forgiveness or deferrals under federal student loan programs, including Perkins and Stafford loans.
The shortage areas are economics and the free enterprise system, computer education, driver and traffic safety ...
Comment sought on Education Improvement Plan
Posted on 2/16/2017
State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is seeking public comment on North Dakota's almost-completed plan for complying with the new Every Student Succeeds Act federal education law.
The plan outlines new strategies for evaluating the effectiveness of North Dakota's schools. It suggests ways to make it easier for parents, taxpayers and ...
More endorsements for BPS bond
Posted on 2/15/2017
Endorsements in support of March 7 bond for middle/high school expansion/renovation:
Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce
Bismarck-Mandan Development Association
Bismarck Tribune Editorial Board
Bismarck-Mandan Board of Realtors
Bismarck-Mandan Home Builders Association
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 714
Laborers District Council of Minnesota and North Dakota
Missouri Slope ...
Bismarck & Fargo summer children's meals programs honored
Posted on 2/13/2017
State Supt. Kirsten Baesler announced that the Bismarck school district and the YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties have been honored for almost doubling the participation in last summer's meals program for children.
The YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties served 35,300 meals at 10 sites during the summer ...
Pay lunch fees conveniently online
Posted on 1/28/2017
There is no "fee" to put funds into the online school meal account for your child. If you have an online account you don't have to get out of your warm car and go to the school office with your payment!
If you have NOT used MyPaymentsPlus to pay ...
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