2018 LPS Place-Based Education Grant Winner

Lisbon Public Schools’ new Place-Based Education Grant was awarded to an Elementary News project. All third graders will work together in various news roles to create weekly video updates, or newscasts, for their peers. The goal of the project is for the newscasts to increase all students’ awareness of what is happening in their elementary community. This awareness can…

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LPS- Hall of Fame Nomination Form

Lisbon Public Schools is seek nominations for the Lisbon Public Schools Hall of Fame.  Please submit nominees to the High School Office or email them to [email protected] by 3:00 pm on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The purpose of the Lisbon Public School Hall of Fame is to recognize and honor the accomplishments of individuals in areas such as Academics, Athletics, Fine Arts, and…

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NDInsights: Easy-to- read reports on multiple measures of school success

Have you heard of NDInsights? North Dakota has launched a new website designed to help communities across the state access important information about K-12 districts and schools. NDInsights features easy-to- read reports on multiple measures of school success, including: Test scores Graduation rates English Learner progress Student attendance NDInsights, or more commonly referred to as the “Dashboard,”…

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MIGHTY OAKS: HOW A SMALL GRANT IN NORTH DAKOTA IS MAKING BIG CONNECTIONS BETWEEN SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY

We are always amazed at the work accomplished by our Grants in Place award recipients, but a recent report from our Lisbon, North Dakota grantee Kerri Zahrbock really impressed us – it is amazing what one teacher can do with a small amount of resources and initiative. Ms. Zahrbock’s $300 Community Mentorship grant focused on placing high…

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Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers

High profile acts of violence, particularly in schools, can confuse and frighten children who may feel in danger or worry that their friends or loved-ones are at risk. They will look to adults for information and guidance on how to react. Parents and school personnel can help children feel safe by establishing a sense of normalcy and security…

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