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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Governor’s Schools: June 3-13, 2018

If you have above-average scholastic abilities and are interested in learning more in Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Information Technology, Laboratory Science, or Mathematics, we want you to apply to become a member of the North Dakota Governor’s Schools class of 2018. North Dakota Governor’s Schools is a six-week residential program for scholastically motivated North Dakota high…

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Lisbon Public Schools Endowment Fund

In 2017, the Lisbon Public Schools established the Lisbon Public Schools Endowment Fund through the North Dakota Community Foundation. It is a permanent endowment fund and earnings from the fund are given as grants, scholarships or gifts to support the intent of the gift. You can also give to our Lisbon Public Schools Non-Endowment Fund, which can be earmarked…

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Lisbon Middle School Students complete school and community projects through unique team

Selected by anonymous essay… Lisbon Middle School Students complete school and community projects through unique team By Mattie Richardson-Schmitz It was about four years ago when Mrs. Schmit started teaching in Lisbon, and when she noticed that there weren’t very many extracurricular activities available to the middle school students besides sports. It sparked an idea. “I had been…

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New School Immunization Requirements January 1, 2018

Dear Parents: This letter is to inform you that beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, the North Dakota Department of Health School Immunization Requirements have been updated to require a second dose of  meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) for students entering eleventh or twelfth grade. This means your current tenth or eleventh grade student will need proof…

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North Dakota Students Remain at Risk for Health-Related Behaviors

North Dakota Students Remain at Risk for Health-Related Behaviors  State Youth Risk Survey Results Released BISMARCK, N.D., Dec. 5, 2017 — State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said Tuesday that a newly published survey of North Dakota high school student health behavior revealed positive trends in several areas. “The results clearly show we are moving in the right…

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