At the Jan. 10 school board meeting, Superintendent Chris Richardson reviewed the current state financial situation and its impact on the district's general fund budget issues.
More than 65 family members, teachers and administrators gathered at the Northfield High School on Dec. 13 to honor 13 high school seniors who have received semifinalist or "commended student" recognitions for their academic performance.
Congratulations to Greg Sumner and Mark Thornton on their selection as 2010 TIES Exceptional Teachers. Sumner and Thornton received their awards at the TIES Conference on Dec. 7 in Minneapolis.
The following people were elected to the Northfield School Board on Nov. 2.
Stephanie Shawback, of Lakeville, has joined the Northfield Public Schools as the new Director of Business Services effective November 1.
In a vote of 5 to 2, the school board defeated a resolution to “proceed into negotiation with the Northfield YMCA regarding the construction of a building that through a joint use agreement would be built and operated by the Northfield YMCA."