School board discusses involvement in communities

March 1, 2018

As part of Minnesota School Board Recognition Week, Interim Superintendent Lee Warne presented RTR board members with Certificates of Appreciation for “dedicated leadership in education and continuing service to the students of the community.” Pictured from left are Tony Dybdahl, Troy Chandler, Tami Nelson, John Bloom, Craig Hess and Chair Jeff Hansen. Not pictured is Peggy Dunblazier.

By Mark Wilmes

A discussion was held on school participation in community events at last week’s regular meeting of the RTR School Board. Interim Superintendent Lee Warne asked that a written policy be created to make sure that each of the three communities receives equal time with school participation at their respective events. In the past, concerns have been raised about lack of participation in the Fourth of July parade in Ruthton. Board member Troy Chandler raised concerns over the repercussions of forcing a student to participate in an event.

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