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School Board Information

Mission Statement

Any Goal, Any Opportunity, Anytime, Anywhere for Anyone.

As elected members of your Thief River Falls Public School Board, we are responsible for working together to set policy and oversee our district's budget, curriculum, personnel, and physical facilities. We look out for the best interest of our district as a whole to ensure that we can effectively serve each and every student.


We always want to hear from you:

  • Share your stories.
  • Ask questions.
  • Provide insights.
  • Offer ideas.

We welcome your emails and phone calls.

Want to know more about us?

Your board consists of seven community members, each elected for a four-year term. Superintendent Dr. Chris Mills serves as an ex-officio board member and is responsible for the implementation of board policies and directives.

District 564 - TRF Public Schools: Board Members
TRF School Board Members 2024


Questions, want to know more?

Please contact:

Angie Dahlen

Executive Assistant to Superintendent

Core Values

Drivers of our words and actionsExcellence: High achievement for all, in all that we do

Integrity:  Aligning our actions with our values and beliefs

Accountability: To fulfill one's roles and responsibilities and be responsive to results

Respect:  Pride in who we are, accepting our differences

Community: It's about all of us all of the time

Partnership: Engaging in relationships and action which empowers learning for ALL


Strategic Directions

We are committed to PERSONALIZING the LEARNER EXPERIENCE by providing:

  • Real-World, Authentic Opportunities
  • Voice and Choice
  • Equitable Experiences
  • Staff Growth
  • Safety
  • Strong Fiscal Management