Ruthton News

01/15/2018 03:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
RTR School Board votes to end Flexible Learning Year 

The Russell-Tyler-Ruthton School District joined a number of others school districts in the state hoping to capitalize on the extended time prior to the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments conducted during the school year to boost test scores. And like many other districts, the RTR School District has become disillusioned with the lackluster results.

01/12/2018 04:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
RTR School District on schedule for hiring new superintendent 

Leaving 2017 behind and having tied up the loose ends regarding its former superintendent Bruce Houck, the Russell-Tyler-Ruthton School Board now turns its focus on finding a full-time permanent replacement. The district bought out its contract with Houck through Southwest Education Cooperative to the tune of $190,000 last June and is working with the Minnesota School Board Association to hire a new superintendent.