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December 26, 2016
Year in Review: District 518 looks for solutions
WORTHINGTON — Since the beginning of 2016, District 518 has been trying to find solutions for a problem that is endangering the quality of its education — overcrowding.
December 26, 2016 - 9:42pm
December 23, 2016
Column: In an English learner’s shoes
By Kelly Moon, District 518
December 23, 2016 - 10:02pm
December 21, 2016
District 518 seeking board candidates
WORTHINGTON -- Candidates interested in serving on the District 518 school board are asked to submit a letter of interest detailing their background and reasons why they want to serve. Letters of interest may be submitted by mail (Worthington School District Office, 1117 Marine Ave.,...
December 21, 2016 - 9:19pm
District 518 board sets levy; discusses action plan
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Board of Education met for the final time in 2016 on Tuesday, where they certified the district’s 2017 levy at $4,849,257 — a 6.9 percent decrease from the current year. The board and staff then spent a considerable amount of time discussing the...
December 21, 2016 - 7:15am
December 16, 2016
Column: So much to learn for so many EL students
WORTHINGTON — The number of English Learner (EL) students districtwide has continued to increase with 78 new EL students enrolled in the district since May. Prairie Elementary has 621 students, Worthington Middle School 219, Worthington High School 175, and the ALC 42. In total,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15pm
December 15, 2016
Ann Mills resigns as District 518 board member
WORTHINGTON — District 518 School Board member Ann Mills has announced she is resigning from her position as she is moving out of the state....
December 15, 2016 - 8:45pm
December 13, 2016
Bates on top of the world at WMS Geography Bee
WORTHINGTON — In just over two hours on Tuesday morning, 35 fifth- through eighth-graders at Worthington Middle School (WMS) crisscrossed the...
December 13, 2016 - 9:24pm
Smart Driver class planned for January
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington District 518 Community Education Department will be offering an eight-hour AARP Smart Driver class on Jan. 10 and Jan. 12. The class will run from 6 to 10 p.m. both evenings in the West Learning Center (formerly West Elementary building). Upon completion...
December 13, 2016 - 9:09pm
December 12, 2016
District 518 aims to meet education goals
WORTHINGTON — The World’s Best Workforce (WBW) is a state law that keeps a record of a school’s achievement. District 518 — not to mention many other schools — must annually report how the school is doing based on several goals set by the state. The WBW report focuses on...
December 12, 2016 - 9:54pm
December 9, 2016
Column: What does ABA mean for schools?
By Amber Bruns, MS, BCBA, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a field of science that utilizes interventions, based upon the learning theory, to change behaviors of social significance. Most of us implement principles of ABA on a daily basis and may not...
December 9, 2016 - 10:23pm
Teacher and traveler: Makela has found home in Worthington after instructing students in far-flung locales
WORTHINGTON — Erin Makela has gotten an education pretty much wherever she’s traveled. Considering the traveling she has done, her life...
December 9, 2016 - 10:02pm
December 9, 2016 - 9:57pm
December 8, 2016
Setting sail: WMS students create their own boats in 4-H STEM program
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Middle School sixth-graders had a tough challenge Thursday — create their own working sailboats. The afternoon...
December 8, 2016 - 9:52pm
December 6, 2016
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
By Marvin Heeren, Worthington If you are a senior citizen, you will receive almost no increase in Social Security income for 2017. However, Medicare and prescription drug costs have increased significantly. I have to pay these increases out of my pocket. If you live in Nobles County,...
December 6, 2016 - 10:49pm
Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
WORTHINGTON — Parents and students are invited to attend Family Art Night during conferences week at Prairie Elementary. Families may come...
December 6, 2016 - 9:46pm