News Archives
Apply to be a member of our building design sub-committee
Posted on 10/16/2018
On May 8, the community approved the district’s funding request for school additions, renovations and repairs. Design meetings and construction planning with an initial group of district schools began right away. Starting in November, work with a second group of schools will begin and the district is forming building sub-committees to gather input and build upon the work of the 2017 Facilities Task Force.  READ MORE... about Apply to be a member of our building design sub-committee
Fall Conferences 2018
Posted on 10/05/2018
Information for 2018 Fall Conferences  READ MORE... about Fall Conferences 2018
2018 Warrior 5K and Family Mile - September 29
Posted on 09/13/2018
The community is invited to participate in the 9th Annual Warrior 5K and Family Mile at Henry Sibley High School, starting at 9 a.m.  READ MORE... about 2018 Warrior 5K and Family Mile - September 29
Facilities Design Open House - September 20
Posted on 09/12/2018
Learn about the planning process, see preliminary architectural drawings for Group One schools and projects, ask questions and more.   READ MORE... about Facilities Design Open House - September 20
7th annual Warrior Rally - September 7
Posted on 08/22/2018
The entire school district community is invited to enjoy great food, music and other fun family activities from 5-7 p.m. before watching the Henry Sibley football game.  READ MORE... about 7th annual Warrior Rally - September 7
Congratulations to the Class of 2018!
Posted on 07/03/2018
Meet some of Henry Sibley High School's graduates.  READ MORE... about Congratulations to the Class of 2018!
Student Enrollment for 2018-19
Posted on 06/19/2018
Families who are new to District 197, may start the enrollment process during the summer by visiting the District Office.  READ MORE... about Student Enrollment for 2018-19
2018-19 Summer Dates and School Supply Lists
Posted on 06/08/2018
Back to school event dates and school supply lists are now available online.  READ MORE... about 2018-19 Summer Dates and School Supply Lists
Register to ride the bus in 2018-19
Posted on 05/15/2018
All students entering grades K-12 who are eligible for transportation and plan to ride a bus in 2018-19 must register for service.  READ MORE... about Register to ride the bus in 2018-19
Referendum 2018 - Vote May 8!
Posted on 04/20/2018
District 197 will hold a special election on May 8. There will be one question on the ballot—a request for approval to issue building bonds for school additions, renovations and repairs.  READ MORE... about Referendum 2018 - Vote May 8!
Heritage MCA Testing Information
Posted on 02/01/2018
VIDEO: Ninja Warrior Challenge
Posted on 01/29/2018
Students were recently rewarded with a Ninja Warrior contest for exceeding expectations during a six-week “On Time Challenge." This challenge was part of Heritage’s commitment to Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS).  READ MORE... about VIDEO: Ninja Warrior Challenge
VIDEO: InSciEd Out Night
Posted on 01/04/2018
Students in grades 5 and 6 presented their InSciEd Out projects in December. Check out this video to learn how the InSciEd Out program continues to develop scientists and build students' skills in collaboration, communication and more.  READ MORE... about VIDEO: InSciEd Out Night
Heritage named Apple Distinguished School
Posted on 11/16/2017
Apple has again named Heritage E-STEM Magnet School as a Distinguished School. Heritage was first designated as an Apple Distinguished School during the 2012-13 school year for its overall use of technology to enhance and accelerate learning. The most recent distinctions expired this year and the renewal will now carry through 2019.  READ MORE... about Heritage named Apple Distinguished School
Heritage School Showcase - November 14
Posted on 10/19/2017
Families with students interested in attending Heritage starting in 2018-19 are invited to attend.  READ MORE... about Heritage School Showcase - November 14
Free/Reduced Price Meals Form 2017-18
Posted on 08/04/2017
The Application for Educational Benefits may now be completed for the upcoming school year.  READ MORE... about Free/Reduced Price Meals Form 2017-18