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09/14/2016

JUST AS THE FAIRMONT CITY COUNCIL MEETING STARTED OUT WITH WATER CONCERNS THE NIGHT BEFORE SO DID THE FAIRMONT AREA SCHOOL BOARD MEETING ON TUESDAY. THERE HAS BEEN REPORTS OUT ABOUT THE FACT THAT SOME OF MINNESOTA'S SCHOOLS ARE NOT REGULARLY TESTING WATER FOR UNSAFE LEVELS OF LEAD . FAIRMONT AREA SCHOOL'S SUPERINTENDENT JOE BROWN SAYS THAT IS NOT THE CASE AT FAIRMONT WHERE 53 AREAS IN THE HIGH SCHOOL AND 39 AT FAIRMONT ELEMENTARY HAVE BEEN RECENTLY TESTED.

MR. BROWN SAID THAT TWO SINKS IN THE FAIRMONT JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL WERE FOUND TO BE AT OR ABOVE THE ACTION LEVEL FOR LEAD IN NOVEMBER OF 2014. TWO FAUCETS WERE REPLACED WITH NEW AND A TEST IN FEBRUARY OF 2015 SHOWED THOSE FAUCETS AT WELL UNDER THE ACTION LEVEL DETERMINED BY THE E P A AND MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.

THE SCHOOL BOARD ALSO HEARD FROM FAIRMONT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRE K- GRADE 2 PRINCIPAL MICHELLE ROSEN EXPLAINING ANEW PILOT PROGRAM FOR KINDERGARTNERS IN THE SCHOOL DISTRICT THIS YEAR.WHERE THE STUDENTS GOT TO KNOW ALL THE TEACHERS AND TEACHERS GOR TO KNOW ALL THE STUDENTS.

MRS ROSEN SAID THE OBJECT WAS TO CREATE MORE BALANCED CLASS ROOMS AND GIVE THE KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS A STRONG START.

SUPT. JOE BROWN SAID THE PILOT PROJECT COULD BE SUMMED UP IN SIX WORDS- STUDENT NEEDS,TEACHING STYLE AND GROUP DYNAMICS.







ROD HALVORSEN
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