Education

Rockford Area School Board member Kris Abrahamson has been named to the 2015 All State School Board, which is the Minnesota School Boards Association’s (MSBA) most prestigious award. The award will be given during a luncheon Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at MSBA’s annual Leadership Conference. The conference is at the Minneapolis Convention Center and the […]

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The St. Michael-Albertville School Board has accepted longtime member Jeanne Holland’s resignation. Holland indicated that she has moved out of district. That leaves an opening the board will fill, and board chairperson Doug Birk’s name came up, as he narrowly missed reelection Nov. 4, the next closest vote-receiver who was not elected (newcomer Jennifer Peyerl […]

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by Aaron Brom Sun Press Newspapers Results are in, and St. Michael-Albertville High School reports that the fall musical, “Bye Bye Birdie” was a big success. “The show was amazing!” said teacher and organizer Joshua Mann. “We sold around 2,000 tickets and produced a very fun exciting show. Many people talked about how amazing the […]

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Rogers High School just may have a few graduates taking to air traffic control in its future. At least judging on interest at the recent Career Fair, air traffic controlling was a popular exhibit. Then again there was a flight simulator available for today’s video-game-loving teens to enjoy. RHS guidance counselor and event coordinator Ann […]

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More than 18,000 Minnesota students packed the Xcel Energy Center on Nov. 12 to participate in We Day Minnesota, a celebrity-packed event designed to inspire and motive young people to contribute to their communities. Students earn a trip to We Day through yearlong contributions to community with at least one local and one global service […]

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Fourteen Osseo Area Schools students have earned recognition from the National Merit Scholarship program for their exceptional achievement on the 2013 PSAT exam. Maple Grove Senior Anthony Bogachev was named a semifinalist, placing him among the highest scoring entrants in each state,representing less than one percent of all U.S. high school seniors. Bogachev is among […]

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Heritage Christian Academy tri-captain Tanner Scott has been selected first team All-State by the Minnesota Soccer Coaches Association. Scott, a junior midfielder and forward,  tallied 15 goals and 6 assists to lead the Eagles to a 9-8-1 record this fall. He is the first HCA Soccer player to be named first team all-state as a […]

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Heritage Christian Academy Senior Emily Torve has signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball at the University of Minnesota Duluth on an athletic scholarship. Emily was a standout volleyball player and two-year captain for the Heritage Christian Academy Eagles and despite a season-ending injury during her senior season, she continued to lead and […]

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