In northern Plymouth, a portion of the city’s residents lives in the Osseo School District.
To keep you in the loop with what is going on in District 279, Plymouth Patch provides an update on some of the district happenings.
The following articles recently appeared in Maple Grove Patch. Click on the headline to read the article.
Residents in the Osseo School District can provide more input on Feb. 6, Feb. 7 and Feb 11.
Maple Grove Senior High Dance Team Advances to State
The Section 2AAA Tournament was held Saturday, Feb. 2 at Wayzata High School.
Maple Grove Senior High Gears Up for Sno-Daze
Festivities begin Monday, Feb. 4.
Superintendent Kate Maguire says that recent concerns about Standards Based Grading brought up by teachers at a January school board meeting are being evaluated.
ISD 279 Teachers 'Dog-Tired' From Workload
In letters to District 279, teachers told school board members that the application of Standards Based Grading is creating an "onerous workload" and less consistency across classrooms.
Life Changing Program Gives Students Second Chance to Succeed
Osseo Area Schools’ STRIVE program, led by the Rotary Club of Maple Grove, works to help struggling students graduate.
Video: Maple Grove High School Varsity Cheer Team Takes First Place
The Maple Grove High School varsity cheer team took first place in the medium varsity non-tumbling division at the UCA Spirit of America Championship at the Mall of America.
Osseo Basketball Players Surpass Career Milestone
Two student athletes passed the 1,000-point mark.
Even though Minnesota uses tougher measurement standards, Osseo and Maple Grove High School rates are still better than most.
Osseo Senior High Artists Receive State Recognition
Two Osseo Senior High students were recognized by the Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards.
Maple Grove Parents Advocate for School Funding
Members of a group called District 279 Strong Schools, Strong Communities invite residents to a free event at the Maple Grove library to learn about the importance of school funding.
Maple Grove Senior High Shares Action Plan Following Boys Hockey Team Incident
School officials: “Following the recent situation involving some members of the hockey team, we know there is additional work to do."
Read: Letter to Maple Grove Senior High Parents
Principal Sara Vernig: "I want to share with you our school's plan for moving forward following the recent investigations into the behavior of some members of our hockey team
Maple Grove Youth Stars in Stages Theatre Company Play
Maple Grove Junior High School student Jack Alexander plays the role of an army ant in a performance at the Stages Theatre Company this winter.
Retired School Board Member Reflects on Years Spent With District 279
After nine years of serving on the Osseo Area Schools school board, Kim Green is grateful for the experience.
Hundreds of Teachers Rally Against Standards Based Grading
Teachers pleaded with school board members Tuesday night to amend or end Standards Based Grading practices, among other initiatives.
Study: NW Metro Schools Are 'Losing White Students' to Nearby Districts
The University of Minnesota Law School study says open enrollment causes more segregation in Osseo, Robbinsdale and Anoka-Hennepin school districts.
Rush Creek Students Give to CROSS
Kids collected more than 2,000 pounds of food for the local nonprofit.
Update: Maple Grove High School Boys Hockey Coach Reinstated After Administrative Leave
Osseo School District official following Gary Stefano's brief administrative leave: "Earlier this evening, we concluded our investigation and we’re pleased to report that Mr. Stefano has been reinstated to his head coaching position."
Updated: 13 Maple Grove Boys Hockey Players Reportedly Suspended for Several Games
Osseo School District: "The off-campus incident that was reported to school officials this week took place in mid-December."