District News

Board Work Session Sept. 21 video

The Board of Trustees is holding its regular work session at 4 pm TOMORROW, Sept. 21, in the board room. Discussion items include: ISBA resolutions, strategic plan, learning loss, facilities and ARPA Plan. Action items include: Approve CIP Plan, Approve ARPA Plan and more. Read the full agenda. The meeting will be livestreamed at: https://www.d91.k12.id.us/Content2/2538

D91 Focusing on HRS school

As D91 strives to create High Reliability Schools to ensure ALL students are successful, the board recently passed a HRS/PLC ResolutionThe High Reliability Schools or HRS framework is built on three big ideas: 1. Relentless focus on student learning, skill by skill, student by student; 2. A creative collaborative culture to create and achieve common goals and 3. Passionate and persistent focus on results and improve learning for ALL students. The framework has 5 levels -- 1. Safe, Supportive & Collaborative Culture, 2. Effective Teaching In Every Classroom, 3. Guaranteed & Viable Curriculum, 4. Standards-Referenced Reporting & 5. Mastery-Based Education. Learn more about the HRS journey here

D91News Newsletter d91news

Don't miss the latest issue of the D91News Newsletter! Find out about Dr. Shank's upcoming State of the District Address, the district's continuing HRS work, a calendar change, our National Merit Semifinalists, $90,000 in Maeck grants and more.

Board Renews Facilities Plan Work cont hat

The Board of Trustees has approved an agreement with Cooperative Strategies to renew work on a 5- to 10-year facilities plan for the district. As part of this work, Cooperative Strategies will update the recommendations presented to the board in 2019, review enrollment projections and analyze current school boundaries. See the proposal.

Join Us For Sept. 24 Facebook Chat fb

Please join us for a Facebook Live CHAT at 10:30 am on Friday, September 24. If you have a question, send them to us at wimbmarg@sd91.org. If you missed Dr. Shank's Facebook Live from Sept. 10, please click here to watch itYou can read the transcripts here

D91's Going Back To School Plan BackToSchoolPlan


Our focus is on opening schools and operating as close to normal as possible, while still taking steps to mitigate risks and reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our buildings and our community. D91's Going Back To School Plan considers input received from parents, patrons, students and staff over the last year. It incorporates guidance from health officials and was reviewed by school administrators and the IFEA, which represents our teachers and certified staff. The plan is a living document and will be updated and revised as needed. COVID Response Plan. COVID Data.