High School Category

Playgrounds, tennis courts, turf fields closed

Posted on: April 1, 2020

Playgrounds, tennis courts, turf fields closed

During this period of social distancing, the outdoors is a great place to keep kids active. However, to keep potential COVID-19 exposure to a minimum, all school district playgrounds, tennis courts and turf fields have been closed until further notice. We appreciate your cooperation to help keep everyone safe.   Read More

Post Categories: Elementary School, High School, Intermediate School

Distance learning plans

Posted on: March 25, 2020

Following the executive orders of Governor Tim Walz to close schools and create a distance learning plan, Delano Public Schools is providing the following information for families.  ALL STUDENTS In order for students to access instruction most teachers in grades K-2 will be using Seesaw and teachers in grades 3-12 will be using Google Classroom. Students will need to log in according to specific... Read More

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DHS students enjoy Math Team

Posted on: March 23, 2020

DHS students enjoy Math Team

The DHS math team completed its season last month with a final conference meet at Lakeville South High School. While the Tigers did not advance to state, they did take third place in their eight-team conference, and Dylan Tieg (sixth place as an individual) and Jaxon Duberstein (10th place individually) earned all-conference honors for being among the top 10 individual scorers. Participation, benefits... Read More

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COVID-19 Updates

Posted on: March 10, 2020

Delano Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 16, through Friday, March 27, due to the COVID-19 situation.  This page is intended to provide information and resources related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). The situation is evolving by the day. Please refer to the Read More

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Health update #2

Posted on: March 9, 2020

With spring break underway, we have received a number of questions regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), quarantines and travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is maintaining a list of countries with travel advisories. At this point, only travelers from Level 3 countries need to stay away from school for 14 days after traveling back home. Although this list may be updated... Read More

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Health update

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Delano Public Schools is aware of developments regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and is in communication with the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to receive the most up-to-date information for schools. While new viruses are concerning, it is important to note that the immediate health risk to Minnesotans from COVID-19 is considered low. To date, only four individuals in Minnesota have been tested for... Read More

Post Categories: Community Education, Elementary School, High School, Intermediate School

Pappas, Glasrud, Otto sign letters of intent

Posted on: February 5, 2020

Pappas, Glasrud, Otto sign letters of intent

Grace Glasrud, Max Otto and Tate Pappas have had memorable athletic careers at Delano High School, but their stories won’t end at graduation this spring.  All three signed national letters of intent in front of family, friends and coaches on Wednesday, Feb. 5, to play at the college level next fall. Glasrud will play Division I hockey for Post University in Connecticut, Pappas will run Division I cross country and track at the... Read More

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Koets is 2019-20 Teacher of the Year

Posted on: January 30, 2020

Koets is 2019-20 Teacher of the Year

Pursing his passion for music has led Jason Koets to a career that perfectly harmonizes his interests and aptitudes. In recognition of the Delano High School band director’s outstanding work with students, his fellow faculty members have named Koets the Delano Public Schools 2019-20 Teacher of the Year. A nomination statement from a fellow teacher praised Koets for building a strong band program in the high school.  Read More

Post Categories: Elementary School, High School, Intermediate School

Three honored for supporting staff, students

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Three honored for supporting staff, students

Three staff members from Delano Public Schools recently received Education Support Staff Awards from Resource Training & Solutions during a recognition banquet in Sartell. Food service director Kris Larson, high school IT coordinator Michael Patterson, and intermediate school Alternative Delivery of Specialized Instructional Services (ADSIS) paraprofessional Stephanie Schreyer were nominated by Delano district staff members and chosen from a... Read More

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One act a unique challenge

Posted on: January 22, 2020

One act a unique challenge

A small group of Delano High School actors will enter subsection competition this weekend, performing a little-known one act that carries a big message. “I’ve never seen a high school do it,” said DHS language arts teacher and play director Joe Lawrence of Delano’s production, “I Will Go … I Will Go …” by Glen Berger. “I wanted to pick a show that nobody else has done. It gives you a chance... Read More

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