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Tech team proposed innovative plan to teach in snowy conditions

Tech team proposed innovative plan to teach in snowy conditions

Emma Urban, Photographer

April 18, 2019

This school year there were only two snow days allotted and the district has exceeded the limit. The district technology team is exploring an idea that if each student had reliable technology at home that an online learning day could be a solution in the case of a snow day. Online learning days would count as a full school day, when often it would be a snow day. If each student at the high school had their own reli...

Polar Plunge delayed due to weather

Polar Plunge delayed due to weather

Nathaniel Willius, Distribution Reporter

February 16, 2019

A Polar Plunge is an event in which the participants jump into a cold lake. There was one planned for Feb. 9, for when some students were going to participate to help raise money for T.R.U.S.T buddies and the school's Unified P.E program. Unified P.E teacher Paula Harrison thought of trying doing...

EIC Column: snow days added back to original calendar

EIC Column: snow days added back to original calendar

Emma Kostroski-Polucha, Print Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2019

The Polar Vortex this winter has caused many schools to close down due to the weather conditions. The Stillwater district had room in its calendar for one snow day, but due to the anomaly of days that the schools had to shut down, there is a discussion on which days should be added back to make up fo...

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