We are opening four new programs this fall, and are recruiting the best teachers to join our already excellent team. We are recruiting in the following licensed areas: English Language/Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Special Education (EBD, ASD & DCD), Art Instructors, and others.
As a top workplace in the Twin Cities, District 287 has: very competitive pay & excellent benefits; award winning staff; an environment of innovation & collaboration; & strong growth and support programs for staff. Kick it with us this fall! Learn more.
During the June 25 school board meeting at the District Service Center, Superintendent Sandy Lewandowski surprised Julie Tuorila, an IT specialist, with the June Above and Beyond Recognition Award.
Here is part of her excellent nomination:
"Julie has taken on a number of new responsibilities this year, yet maintains her high standard of quality work and excellent customer service. She impresses [us] greatly with her willingness to take on new challenges and the quality effort she puts into everything she does."
Congratulations, Julie! Read more.
At just 17, Abdeljabar Sharif, a junior at West Education Center Academy is already a student world leader. In May he represented Somalia at the International Model United Nations (UN) Conference in New York, NY, where, for the first time in 45 years, Somalia was represented. Sharif debated solutions to ending poverty and educational disparities in the model general assembly. Read more about Sharif!