Education

BY Paul Groessel Sun POST Newspapers   No injuries were reported after a small school bus with four students and a nurse onboard caught fire while en route to Elm Creek Elementary School in Maple Grove. The incident occurred around 8:20 a.m. Thursday, March 6, on the 7800 block of Yates Avenue, according to Brooklyn [...]

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BY Paul Groessel Sun POST Newspapers After months of consideration, Osseo Area Schools Supt. Kate Maguire and the executive administrators have recommended to the school board that the district change its overall grade reconfiguration to a middle school model that would include ninth to 12th grade high schools beginning in the 2015-16 school year. The [...]

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On Feb. 19, Maple Grove Senior High School’s National Honor Society (NHS) made and donated over 600 sandwiches for 363 Days, an organization that provides food to the homeless in the Twin Cities. This is the most recent of many projects that these students have been involved in. The school’s NHS chapter has 140 members [...]

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The Osseo School District Social Work Department and PrairieCare present OASIS (Osseo Area Source of Information and Support) events. All programs take place at Weaver Lake Elementary School, 15900 Weaver Lake Road in the media center from 6:30 to 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Stay until 8:30 p.m. to continue the conversation. These programs are [...]

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Attention parents/guardians/friends of preschoolers. Play School is back. The students of Osseo Senior High Child Development Lab need parents help to make this trimester an amazing learning experience. OSH is looking for potty trained boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 5 to take part in an exciting learning adventure Monday, Wednesday and [...]

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Oak View Elementary students celebrate their February One Read project by Skype chatting with author Rob Buyea. Students asked insightful questions that made their interest and excitement about Buyea’s “Because of Mr. Terupt” apparent to the author. Buyea delivered an inspirational, humor-infused message about the importance of reading, writing and perseverance. In November, Oak View’s [...]

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Scholarships are a great way to help ease college expenses. In order to take advantage of these, it’s important to plan ahead and prepare scholarship applications by the deadlines. Here are a few scholarships currently available specifically for Osseo Area Public Schools seniors. For more information on these and other scholarships, students are encouraged to [...]

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An electrical fire started on a small school bus with four students and a nurse onboard, while en route to Elm Creek Elementary School in Maple Grove. No one was injured in the incident that occurred around 8:20 a.m., Thursday, March 6, on the 7800 block of Yates Avenue, according to Cmdr. Mark Bruley of [...]

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