Education

Two incumbents not running, nine file BY Paul Groessel Sun POST Newspapers   There are nine candidates who have filed to run for three open Osseo Area School Board seats in this year’s general election. The school board is comprised of six board members. Jim Burgett, Tammie Epley and Teresa Lunt are up for re-election, […]

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The Maple Grove Music Boosters has announced this year’s winner of their annual scholarship award. Stephen Strate is the recipient. The Music Boosters award a scholarship annually to a graduating senior of Maple Grove Senior High who is enrolled in the choir, orchestra or band programs. Students are chosen based on their commitment to the […]

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Osseo, Maple Grove students spend a week preparing for life after high school An innovative business plan to develop a voice activated pillow that connects to people’s smart phone was praised by a panel of industry investors and was crafted in just one week by a group of high school students. Dozens of business plans […]

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The District 279 Foundation raised more than $7,100 through a successful 5K Fun Run/Walk with more than 400 participants and approximately 50 community volunteers. The event took place at the Elm Creek Park Reserve. A number of students and staff participated in the event as volunteers, runners and walkers. The proceeds from this fundraiser will […]

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Osseo Schools, First Student deliver bus full of computers to students in Sasabe, Mexico   With the sun at their back and a tank full of gas, the promise of adventure awaits for the 83 percent of Americans who plan to hit the highway for a road trip this summer. Countless travelers set their GPS […]

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BY Paul Groessel Sun POST Newspapers   For a reading-focused program, there was a lot of singing and dancing. Building enthusiasm helps. “Come on in. Come on in. Come on in. Come on in,” a two-sided row of principals, college interns and other helpers sang inside the Northview Junior High School entrance doors as Freedom […]

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Three of the six Osseo School Board seats will be up for election this fall. The filing period begins Tuesday, July 29, and runs through Tuesday, Aug. 12. During the filing period, district residents who are interested in running for school board can file affidavits of candidacy in the superintendent’s office during regular office hours, […]

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