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Dassel-Cokato School Board approves purchase of Functional Industries building as new home of ALC

DASSEL/COKATO, MN- At special school board meeting Thursday, Nov. 5 the Dassel-Cokato school board approved the purchase of the Functional Industries building located at 200 Century Ave, in Cokato. The agreed upon purchase price was $340,000. We will have more about this in next weeks issue of the Enterprise Dispatch.

School lunch menu for Nov. 2 – 6


Monday, Nov. 2 – Mandarin orange chicken, lo mein noodles, vegetable, fruit.

Tuesday, Nov. 3 – Cheeseburger, french fries, fruit.

Wednesday, Nov. 4 - Pizza, vegetable, fruit.

Thursday, Nov. 5 – Fajita chicken, seasoned rice, vegetable, fruit.

Friday, Nov. 6 – Sandwich bar, Sun Chips, vegetable, fruit.

Milk served with lunch daily.

Three Dassel-Cokato grads earn FFA American degrees

The highest degree in the FFA is the American Degree.

From more than 760,000 FFA members, fewer than 5,000 receive the American Degree each year.

The American Degree represents a student’s dedication to the supervised agriculture experience, their agriculture coursework, leadership, and community service.

This year, Dassel-Cokato Schools had three students receive their American Degrees.

Eric Meredith, Lydia Meredith, and Calyn Reiger

DC student earns National Rural and Small Town Recognition honor

Benjamin Smock, a student at Dassel-Cokato High School, has been selected for the College Board National Rural and Small Towns Recognition Program.

Past homecoming stories

Hey Enterprise Dispatch readers, we are looking at doing a couple of articles about Dassel, Cokato and Dassel-Cokato homecoming history. We were hoping to get some appropriate stories to publish in the newspaper and we would like your help. If you have a fun or interesting story about past homecomings, again either Dassel, Cokato or Dassel-Cokato, that you think others would like to hear about please send them to us at We are looking to publish these stories over the next couple of weeks our next deadline is noon Tuesday, Oct. 20. Thank you for your help.

Dassel-Cokato School Board to meet Monday, Aug. 10

DASSEL-COKATO – The Dassel-Cokato Board of Education is slated to meet for its standard special meeting Monday, Aug. 10 at 6 p.m. in the board room at the high school.

Agenda items include taking action on fall coaching personnel, and a discussion about learning plans for the school year.

The district announced yesterday, Aug. 6, that it will return to school Tuesday, September 8, using the in-person model.  The in-person model brings students and staff back into the school buildings for their school days.