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Lamar RE-2 Board Continues Discussions for MHDC/Lincoln School Consolidation

Lamar RE-2 Board Continues Discussions for MHDC/Lincoln School Consolidation

  Action to approve the consolidation of the Melvin Hendrickson Developmental Center Pre School students to Lincoln Elementary School in Lamar was tabled pending further discussion with board members of Melvin Hendrickson, according to Lamar RE-2 School District Superintendent, David Tecklenburg.  The superintendent said 126 students are using three buildings and some savings on utilities […]

RE-2 School District Receives $1.8M BEST Grant

RE-2 School District Receives $1.8M BEST Grant

Washington, Parkview and the Lamar Middle schools have secured a BEST grant for $1.8 million to improve their HVAC systems.  The application for the grant was made last spring and the school district received word it had been approved this past summer.  BEST is an acronym for Building Excellent Schools Today.  RE-2 District Superintendent, David […]

It’s a Brand New Alta Vista School

It’s a Brand New Alta Vista School

      Alta Vista students, staff and teachers are getting a brand new school this August, estimated at  $6.1 million.  The summer long renovations are just about finished, as outlined by Alta Vista administrator, Talara Coen during a brief tour of the project this past Thursday, August 4.   Construction costs are covered by a […]