For pictures on the construction at the new Red Trail Elementary school, click here.
UPDATED 03/10/14
Click here to read full article. Click here to read full article. The Mandan High School Music Department sent a record number of students to the All-State Band, Orchestra, Jazz Band, Mixed Choir and Women’s Choir. 33 band students and 4 choir students were selected by audition back in January and performed with the best of the best in high school music from North Dakota this past weekend. Congratulations to all these students who proudly represented Mandan HS in such a prestigious way. Rob Grice, who is visited the MMS Band Program. He is visited with our 6th and 7th grade students about composing band literature and his many travels and experiences
he has had around the world as a guest conductor.
Boys’ and Girls’ Hockey teams, both going to state!
State is this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Grand Forks.
Olivia Geiger won the Morton County Spelling Bee For more information, click here. Click For More Details! Click for details! Read the entire newsletter here. Mandan Merchandise For Sale
The Mandan MAR Club is selling Mandan Braves clothing and other various Mandan items. For a list of items and where they will be selling at next click here.

Champion Summer Soccer Camp June and July

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Looking for used computers for low income school kids!

Does your business have desktop or laptop computers that are 8 years old or newer that you have retired or will soon be retiring from service and are ready to recycle?! If so, Bismarck and Mandan Public School Districts are working with PC’s for People to provide FREE refurbished computers to 225 low income students. Donations of workable monitors, keyboards and mice are also needed.

PCs for People’s mobile refurbishing team will travel to Bismarck/Mandan at the end of April to collect all donated equipment. Donations of 10 or more PCs will be picked up for free. Computers will be refurbished and distributed to families on April 16. Refurbishing includes securely wiping all data, make any necessary repairs and upgrades, and installing a new Microsoft Windows 7 license. The school districts are working to identify low-income families and individuals to receive the donated computers.

Business looking to participate in the program and donate their equipment should contact Madeline Tate at or by calling 651-354-2552, Ext. 806. For more information about PCs for People, go to their website at

The Saint Paul, MN nonprofit organization PCs for People selected the Bismarck/Mandan area to be among communities in the Upper Midwest to take part in a mobile refurbishing project funded by the Otto Bremer Foundation. The project seeks to reduce electronic waste while simultaneously helping bridge the digital divide in the Upper Midwest.

PCs for People is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation headquartered in St. Paul. MN. Since PCs for People started in 1999, the organization has distributed thousands of computers to those in need. PCs for People is a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher, a member of the Recycling Association of Minnesota and the National Association for Information Destruction, and is an authorized vendor by the State of MN.

Mandan 2014-2015 Elementary School Boundries

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2012-2013 School District Profile Notification

Every year the Mandan Public School District, in cooperation with the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction, publishes an annual progress report on student achievement called the School District Profile. Information includes school plant performance data and district performance data, as well as information on the district’s assessment, demographics, and the district performance summary.

The 2012-13 profile is available to view at

News Release: Learn About Local Elected Office Opportunities at March 11 Information Meeting

The Leadership, Pride and Image Committee, responsible for implementing portions of the Mandan Tomorrow strategic plan, is conducting an information session for people exploring the possibility of running for local, elected leadership positions. Intended to encourage candidacy, the information session will occur Tuesday, March 11, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Braves Center, 901 Division Street NW.

"Our goal is to promote interest in leadership so the public has candidates from which to choose for each open position on the city and county commissions as well as school and park boards," says Committee Chair Laurie Leingang. “The session provides first-hand insight about rewards and challenges in these positions. We hope the information session helps result in candidates who have the abilities to meet expectations.”

Positions up for election in 2014 include two seats on the Mandan City Commission, two on the Morton County Commission, three on the Mandan Park Board, and four on the Mandan School Board including one rural position.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from current commission and board representatives about their experiences and position responsibilities to determine if public-service is something they should pursue. Information packets provided at the session outline requirements to file for candidacy.

The information session is free. Advance registration is encouraged via the City of Mandan website, Meeting & Event Registration section, or by contacting Laurie Leingang at 400-8631 or

The Leadership, Pride and Image Committee is charged, among other things, with fostering citizen interest in serving in local government offices. The committee is comprised of business and citizen volunteers.

Members of the Leadership, Pride and Image Committee are Laurie Leingang, Kristi Entzi, Melissa Frohlich, Marci Goldade, Damian Huettl, Pam Mack, Kelly Steckler, and Jason Steffenhagen. Staff liaison is City of Mandan Business Development and Communications Director Ellen Huber.

Severe Allergens Handbook PDF Document

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04/21/14 - 04/25/14

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
NO SCHOOLAsian Quisine w/Rice
Corn Dog w/Fries
Above include: Broccoli
Hamburger & Fries
Deli Sub
All include: Salad Bar
Spaghetti w/Meat Sauce & Garlic Toast
Cheesy Breadstick
Above include: Corn
Deli Sub
All include: Salad Bar
French Toast & Scrambled Eggs
Meatball Sub
Above include: Hashbrown Stick
Hamburger & Hashbrowns
Deli Sub
All include: Salad Bar
Sloppy Joe
BBQ Pork
Above include: Baked Beans
Deli Sub
All include: Salad Bar


Elementary School Lunch

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
NO SCHOOLHamburger
Sub Sandwich
Chef Salad w/Breadstick
All include:
Cherry Tomatoes
Baked Beans
Choice of Fruit
Chicken Fajitas
Turkey & Cheese Sandwich
Chef Salad w/Breadstick
All include:
Celery Sticks
Choice of Fruit
Super Nachos
Ham & Cheese Sandwich
Chef Salad w/Breadstick
All include:
Green Pepper Strips
Choice of Fruit
Quesadilla Pizza
Turkey Wrap
Chef Salad w/Breadstick
All include:
Candied Carrots
Choice of Fruit

District News

04.21.14 School Board Meeting
04.28.14 Policy & Personnel Meeting
04.28.14 Student Achievement Meeting
05.05.14 School Board Meeting
05.19.14 School Board Meeting
06.02.14 School Board Meeting
06.16.14 School Board Meeting
06.17.14 Policy & Personnel Meeting

March 21, 2014

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