The 10-member Delano Middle School Science Olympiad team, comprised of students in grades 8 and 9, placed 8th out of 30 teams at a state competition held at the University of St. Thomas in March. Team members Eric Palan, Katie Hemmingway and Chloe Litts also brought home individual medals. Science Olympiad team members are, left [...]
Delano Elementary Schools fourth grade Destination ImagiNation Team, “Chubby Gerbils”, recently took first place in Challenge E – Structure Building, at the Regional DI Tournament. They will be competing at the Minnesota State Tournament Saturday, April 20, at Champlin High School for a chance to advance to compete in Global Finals in Knoxville, Tennessee in [...]
Delano High School (DHS) drama students this weekend will present “Annie,” the family classic musical about Little Orphan Annie who is forever optimistic about the future. Performances will be at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19 and at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 20. Tickets will be available at the door. A cast, [...]
The Delano High School Music Boosters will present the third annual “Take Note” concert featuring Delano High School (DHS) music students Sunday, April 21, in the Delano Middle School gymnasium. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The event will be a showcase some of DHS’s outstanding music students including Jazz Band, Sound Revolution, and numerous [...]
Delano Public Schools staff and students purchased t-shirts, made donations and showed their support for Team Fight MD and Anika Paulson, daughter of Dan Paulson, social studies teacher at Delano High School. Anika Paulson, her family and friends all participated in the Muscular Dystrophy Walk at the Mall of America on March 9.
Seth Thoelke, an eighth grade student at Delano Middle School, has been named the Minnesota Educators Gifted and Talented (MEGT) Star of the North 2013 award winner. MEGT sponsors this award, which is designated to recognize excellence in students currently in Grades 5 through 8. Seth has excelled in many academic areas. Last February, Seth [...]
by MATT SCHOEN, SUPERINTENDENT DELANO PUBLIC SCHOOLS I would like to highlight Delano High School and to review some of the activities that are going on at DHS. One program in particular that I would like to share with you is the exchange program DHS has with Purple Cloud High School in Tangu, China. Since [...]
The Delano math team participated in the Minnesota State High School Math League State Tournament at South. St. Paul High School on Monday, March 11. The Tigers had their highest finish ever placing seventh out of 38 teams. Delano was the smallest public school in the top 20. Also, for the first time ever, the [...]