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Mission StatementOur mission is to empower students to be life-long learners and citizens by maximizing community, parent, and staff involvement while developing high expectations and achievement in a safe learning environment.
District News and Information
1:1 Technology Recap Video
The following video was created to give a short recap of how it went in Year One of our 1:1 at Aitkin High School. It was presented to the School Board members last evening.
Information for Grieving Students
A website with information on helping your grieving teen
Responding Suicide Resource List
Grieving Teenagers: Supporting Your Teen Following the Loss of a Loved One
2nd Semester Honor Roll Congratulations to all the students who made the honor roll! See the full list here.
Football Summer Practices
Come and join the football players and coaches for summer practices. To register and for more information, see this form.
Strength, Speed and Agility Multi-sport Training:
The Aitkin Quarterback's Club is sponsoring a Strength, Speed and Agility Training Program this summer.
For all Aitkin Students going into grades 5 through 12 (Boys and Girls)
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7am - 9am at the High School.
Sign up now using the link below:
Strength, Speed and Agility Sign Up Form
Wrestling Camp: Please register online with Aitkin Community Education. The Camp is available to ALL students entering grades K-12. Use the link below for more information.
Wrestling Camp Flyer
Carl Walz Memorial Tennis Tournament 2017
YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER for the tournament. Please Contact Cindy Walz to register. This is a free event!
Use the link below to see how to register:
Carl Walz Memorial Tennis Tournament Flyer
There will be a 12U team, 14U team and an 18U team that will practice and play games during the summer. If you would like to participate, please use the links for the registration and release forms.
Volleyball Summer Camp:
Please use the link below for the registration form for the Volleyball Camp on July 17th - July 20th:
Volleyball Camp Form
Aitkin All Starz Summer Camps:
There are several camps that are available to all the Aitkin All Starz Dancers. Please use the links below for the registration forms:
Summer Practice in June
Music General Summer Camp Form
Jazz Camp at AHS
Information Regarding the Measles Vaccination The Minnesota Department of health has expanded its advice for measles vaccination to make sure more children in state are protected. Read More Here
Kelvington Selected for Superintendent
The Board of Education for the Aitkin Public School screened four strong finalists for the position of Superintendent yesterday. The group was assisted by community, staff and administrative teams who helped provide feedback on all of the candidates. Following a thorough discussion of these candidates, the Board unanimously agreed to engage in contract talks with Brad Kelvington who has enthusiastically accepted the offer to enter negotiations with the Board. Should these talks proceed as expected, a formal work agreement is slated to be approved at an upcoming Board meeting. Brad is expected to begin here in early July.
Brad Kelvington is the intermediate school principal for the Foley Public School where he has worked since 2006. Prior to his stint at Foley, Brad was an elementary and a middle school principal for Renville County West. Brad taught social studies in two South Dakota schools before he became an administrator in Minnesota. His superintendent license was earned through St. Cloud State. He holds a Sixth Year certificate from Minnesota State University, Mankato, a Masters degree from the University of South Dakota, and a Bachelors Degree from Southwest State University, Marshall.
The Board expressed appreciation to the nearly 30 individuals from the staff, administration, and community who helped with the process at Wednesday's interviews. As Board Chair, I'm confident that, with this selection, the Aitkin Public School will continue in the proud tradition of success.
Kids Club (Formerly EXTRA!) is our before & after school programming that offers a variety of activities for children. Kids Club is open on days when school is in session. Join us to make new friends, learn new things & have fun! More Information