District 1 personnel committee discusses class size

Even after Williston built a new school to deal with growth, classes are overcrowded again.

How crowded? Superintendent Michael Campbell had a joke to describe how many students are in the district.

“We’re hanging them on hooks as they walk down the hallway,” he said.

Not quite. But Campbell said things are getting to the point where schools may once again have to hold classes in the hallway to deal with the growing number of students.

And the school district will have to hire more teachers. The district’s personnel committee met Wednesday night to discuss classroom space and how many teachers will be needed.

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Posted: January 12, 2018


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As we approach the March 20, 2018 Bond Referendum regarding the construction of two elementary school and the addition to Williston High School, we have created a helpful Bond Referendum Information section on the Williston Public School District #1 website. 
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All Williston Public School District #1 elementary schools have implemented “Share Tables” in their lunch rooms. Students can donate their uneaten opened packaged items, such as milk, juice, yogurt, packaged sunflower seeds, fruit with a peel to a sharing bin, and other students who are still hungry may select foods from the bin during the lunch hour.
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, a special election will be held in Williston Public School District No. 1, Williams County, North Dakota, for the purpose of submitting to the voters of the School District, the question of whether the following Initial Resolution for the issuance of general obligation bonds adopted by the School Board of the School District on January 8,...
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