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$1.25 M Gift for Student Scholarships

October 12, 2017 — A generous gift from the estate of a 1938 Mound High School graduate will go toward helping Mound Westonka High School students pay for college. The $1.25 million donation by the late Col. William Brown is the largest … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking Ceremony

May 15, 2017 — On the grassy knoll on the east side of Mound Westonka High School, ground was broken for the new Westonka Performing Arts Center (PAC) and Westonka Activity Center! Westonka residents approved $22.95 million in bond funding … Continue reading

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Facilities Update – February 2017

Early Learning Center Last month, our construction crews installed the load bearing CMU walls in the new early learning center and completed roofing on the addition. Underground utilities are now in, and work continues on the link between the new … Continue reading

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2017 New Year’s Update

Westonka in the news:  Out of 320 school districts in the state of Minnesota, Niche.com recently ranked Westonka as #7 — WOW! Westonka’s new early learning center at Hilltop Primary School is beginning to take shape.  This project represents Phase One of a two-phase early learning center. The … Continue reading

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Welcome news for Westonka homeowners!

On September 26th, our school board approved the preliminary school district levy. Despite the levy including the increase that comes from the bond approved back in May, along with increases in district enrollment, homeowners will see a smaller tax increase than was … Continue reading

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Great news re: building bonds

A dramatic drop in interest rates, coupled with the district’s strong credit rating, has resulted in a significant reduction in the cost to Westonka taxpayers for the school building bonds approved by voters this past May. At the July 11th … Continue reading

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New Construction Projects Begin

6/23/16 Outdoor Activity Space Work began on June 6th, 2016 on Mound Westonka High School outdoor Field 2, which will include regrading, improving field drainage, adding an irrigation system, and adding additional parking. This project is funded by a Hennepin County grant, … Continue reading

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