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Column: Plenty of art activities in District 518 classrooms
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
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April 8, 2016
Column: Art can make a major difference
By Gail Holinka and Jayme Wiertzema, District 518 WORTHINGTON — Art! What is art? Why is it important? What does it do for kids? Our communities? Art is so much more than just a class. Art is a universal language that crosses all cultures. It is the fabric of our society and reflects...
April 8, 2016 - 9:32pm
March 4, 2016
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March 1, 2016
Young musicians event is Friday
WORTHINGTON — A Celebration of Young Musicians Festival will be hosted Friday at Prairie Elementary. This event is a gathering of 115 students in grades 3-6 from eight different schools and music programs in the Nobles County area. Students have been selected by their music teachers...
March 1, 2016 - 7:19pm
January 22, 2016
Wearing many hats: School counselors vital to student growth while juggling many roles
WORTHINGTON — Students need, and require, more than just reading, writing and arithmetic to have a successful education. A vital part of the educational system — and often misunderstood or overlooked — are school counselors. So what exactly does a counselor do? School counselors...
January 22, 2016 - 9:57pm
December 18, 2015
December 18, 2015 - 9:49pm
December 8, 2015
It’s elementary: String, choir students share three concerts today
WORTHINGTON — Three opportunities exist today to catch fourth- and fifth-grade musicians in action at Prairie Elementary. In concerts at 8:45...
December 8, 2015 - 9:38pm
November 27, 2015
Column: District 518 keeps kids healthy with its school nurses
WORTHINGTON — Well, this year is the first year that District 518 has a registered nurse in every building. The last nine years the district has had two full-time school nurses — one at Prairie Elementary and one shared between the middle school and High School. The ALC nurse...
November 27, 2015 - 9:22pm
November 13, 2015
Column: Communicating in the digital age
By BARRY FISCHER, District 518 WORTHINGTON — As the students throughout the Worthington School District continue their march into the digital learning age, the way we share information with families and the community is continuing to evolve as well. Where once communication was...
November 13, 2015 - 9:29pm
November 6, 2015
Look! Up in the sky!
November 6, 2015 - 9:56pm
October 30, 2015
Column: District 518 schools to observe Veterans Day
By CORY VAN BRIESEN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — Veterans Day is an official United States federal holiday that is observed annually on Nov. 11, honoring people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces (also known as veterans). Prairie Elementary will be honoring our men and...
October 30, 2015 - 9:38pm
October 23, 2015
Prairie Elementary students participate in Relay Recess
WORTHINGTON — More than 1,200 decorated luminaria bags created an oval path inside the gymnasium at Prairie Elementary Friday morning as students...
October 23, 2015 - 9:48pm
Column: Plenty of ways to make music at Prairie Elementary
By JEANNE MAMMEN, DEBRA MOE and LINDA VANWESTEN, District 518 WORTHINGTON — A world without music! That was the idea posed to the fourth-graders several weeks ago. After much discussion about what radio, television, video games and movies would be without music, the consensus...
October 23, 2015 - 9:32pm
October 14, 2015
Run. Hide. Fight.
WORTHINGTON — Teachers at Prairie Elementary were the ones receiving an education Wednesday afternoon. Worthington Police Sgt. Brett Wiltrout...
October 14, 2015 - 9:15pm
October 5, 2015
Shiver me timbers, a play! CLIMB Theatre teaches Prairie Elementary students about self-control
WORTHINGTON — Schoolchildren filed into Prairie Elementary’s gym to watch “Obie Tucker Takes Control” Monday afternoon. Students laughed...
October 5, 2015 - 9:01pm
October 2, 2015
Column: Taking time to prevent bullying
By Laurie Knudson, District 518 WORTHINGTON — October is National Anti-Bullying Awareness month. At Prairie Elementary, we have several exciting plans in place to promote bully prevention and awareness throughout this month and throughout the school year. Let me first define...
October 2, 2015 - 9:08pm