Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 126C.40, Subdivision 1, a district may request permission to make an additional (property tax) levy to fund the cost of leasing a building and/or land. Levy authority has been granted to provide revenue for leasing space for Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) and Community Education Programs. The lease levy applications are completed in the summer on the Minnesota Department of Education’s (MDE) levy information system. Contact the district’s business office for more information or Bill Kiesow or 651-582-8801.
Updated October, 2013
Meet the 2015 Science Mathematics Principal
John Garcia, principal of Cedar Park Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) School in Apple Valley, has been named the 2015 Science and Mathematics Elementary and Middle Level Principal of the Year. Created through a partnership between the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA), the award recognizes the importance of fostering lifelong science literacy and the key role principals play in developing a culture that encourages student interest in math and science.