Monmouth-Roseville School District http://tristatesradio.com en New Superintendent Takes the Helm http://tristatesradio.com/post/new-superintendent-takes-helm <p>Ed Fletcher has taken the helm of the Monmouth-Roseville School District. He spent the last six years as principal at the high school in Staunton, Illinois.<br /><br />This is the first time he has been the top administrator for an entire district.<br />&nbsp;<br />He has spent a lot of time during his first three weeks on the job learning the names of faculty and staff.<br /><br />Fletcher says it&#39;s important to him not only to get to know them but also to know their expectations for the district. He says the employees have a great passion for education.<br /> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 21:08:41 +0000 James Lenz 18729 at http://tristatesradio.com New Superintendent Takes the Helm Willets Building to House ROE http://tristatesradio.com/post/willets-building-house-roe <p>The Monmouth-Roseville School District closed Willets Elementary School last year. It will soon re-open as home to the Regional Office of Education for Warren, Mercer and Henderson counties.<br /><br />School Board President Lynn Shimun says the contract was signed last week.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;This is something we&#39;ve been working on for about two years and finally we&#39;ve got it completed. And we&#39;re working on getting a few minor adjustments and things made to the rooms.&quot;<br /><br />The ROE will also move an alternative school into the building.<br /> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 18:10:00 +0000 James Lenz 17277 at http://tristatesradio.com Willets Building to House ROE Intervention Program Shows Results http://tristatesradio.com/post/intervention-program-shows-results <p>The Monmouth-Roseville School Board believes the district&#39;s&nbsp; Response to Intervention program deserves more time to prove its worth.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br />Superintendent Paul Woehlke says,&nbsp; despite budget concerns, it&#39;s a good move to retain the seven aides in the program.<br /><br />The goal of RTI is keep students who are failing academically in regular classrooms.<br /> Mon, 21 May 2012 15:17:42 +0000 James Lenz 15447 at http://tristatesradio.com Intervention Program Shows Results Superintendent Says Districts Could Share Services http://tristatesradio.com/post/superintendent-says-districts-could-share-services <p>The Monmouth-Roseville school superintendent hopes the Classroom First Commission will take a look at simple ways to save education dollars.<br /><br />Paul Woehlke said small steps can mean big savings.<br /><br />He said, &ldquo;There is opportunity for sharing what we call &#39;back office&#39; functions. Payroll and bookkeeping and those kinds of things. In my mind, I&#39;m not sure that opportunity has been explored to its fullest extent yet.&rdquo;<br /><br />He said districts use a wide variety of software packages so compatibility is the only real barrier.<br /> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 20:15:27 +0000 James Lenz 13939 at http://tristatesradio.com Superintendent Says Districts Could Share Services District Will Remodel Website http://tristatesradio.com/post/district-will-remodel-website <p>Monmouth-Roseville School Superintendent Paul Woehlke said many people form their first impression of the district from its website. He said it serves as the online &rdquo;front porch&rdquo; for the district. It needs a facelift.<br /><br />He said, &ldquo;We just have not kept up with the times in terms of having a website that&#39;s modern and user-friendly and informative and up-to-date.&rdquo;<br /> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 16:51:42 +0000 James Lenz 13230 at http://tristatesradio.com District Will Remodel Website