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March 9, 2016
School board to move up Horace timeline
The West Fargo School District is moving up the timeline of construction at Horace Elementary School to add enough classroom space for kindergarteners to start attending. When voters overwhelmingly approved the $98.1 million bond referendum in November, additions at Horace elementary...
March 9, 2016 - 9:21am
November 3, 2015
WFHS sets open house and community meeting
The school district will be hosting an open house at West Fargo High School on Tuesday followed by the last community informational meeting about the upcoming referendum vote. The open house will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the high school. Attendees will be given tours of the...
November 3, 2015 - 3:33pm
October 13, 2015
Absentee ballots for Nov. school election now available
Absentee ballots are now available for the Nov. 17 school bond vote in West Fargo. Voters can get absentee ballots from the Cass County Auditor's Office, 211 9th St. S., Fargo. The office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
October 13, 2015 - 5:11pm
September 16, 2015
$98M school bond referendum goes to voters
In just over two months, voters will be asked to approve a $98.1 million bond referendum to pay for an $18.5 million aquatic facility, a $16.5...
September 16, 2015 - 5:44am
April 13, 2011
WFPS: What is the plan for the proposed bond referendum?
Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of articles concerning the West Fargo Public Schools upcoming bond referendum. During the course of seven meetings and more than 24 hours of discussion this school year, a task force of district employees, community members and parents...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Third time the charm?
The numbers are in, and the prognosis is as feared: if things don't change, the West Fargo School District will run out of space sooner rather than later. According to an independent demographer's findings, projected West Fargo growth will add more than 1,800 students to the district...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
West Fargo Public School: Meeting set to discuss bond referendum
Two upcoming meetings will be held soon to discuss the future of the West Fargo School District. Meeting are scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at West Fargo High School, located at 801 9th Street E, and 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, at Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center, located at...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Another school bond bites the dust
West Fargo residents had their voices heard loud and clear last week. The result: no new taxes and no new schools. By less than three percent,...
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Bond referendum vote comes up short
The future of students in the West Fargo School District was in the voters' hands Tuesday as polls opened for the much publicized bond referendum. Now, at 140 votes short, it looks like the district is back to the drawing board. With only 57.4 percent of the 60 percent yes votes...
March 24, 2010 - 7:20am
March 19, 2010
Harwood precinct polling place shifts
Due to the need to accommodate flood fighting efforts, the West Fargo School District is moving the Harwood polling location. The new location will move from the Community Center at 210 1st Avenue SE to Harwood Elementary School at 110 Freedland Drive. Polls will be open on Tuesday,...
March 19, 2010 - 5:21pm
March 17, 2010
WFSD bond referendum: Voting booths open this week
The future of the West Fargo School District now is in the voters' hands. A special election is being held Tuesday, March 23, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., for the public to decide the fate of a proposed $40 million school building bond referendum. If approved, the money generated...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Letter to the Editor: Take the time to particpate, vote on bond referendum
What are your plans for March 23? Please take time this day to participate in a very important decision that the patrons of the West Fargo School District are making. We will be voting on a $45 million bond referendum to build a new high school and elementary school within the West...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
Open Forums scheduled for proposed school construction
The public has a chance to get its voice heard about proposed school building projects in the West Fargo School District. Three open forums are scheduled during the following weeks. The first forum is 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, at Eastwood Elementary School at 500 10th Ave. E in West...
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
WF School Board: Vote for $40 million bond referendum moves forward
The West Fargo School Board voted unanimously Monday to move forward with the March 23 special election for the district's proposed $40 million bond referendum. "The need is great," said Karen Nitzkorski, board Vice President.
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am