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August 22, 2011
Back to school
Worthington Middle School students head for their buses Monday afternoon following their dismissal from their first day of classes. Worthington...
August 22, 2011 - 8:49pm
It's time to start thinking about school lunches
While I was waiting in line at the checkout in the grocery store the other day, I couldn't help overhearing a conversation between two young...
August 22, 2011 - 12:00am
July 18, 2011
Top of the Class
FULDA -- The Fulda High School agriculture program may be small in numbers, but it is mighty in the work it does in the community, from beautifying...
July 18, 2011 - 9:09pm
July 11, 2011
School coaches will get mandatory concussion training
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 School Board Instructional Committee met Monday morning to discuss several issues, among them implementation of concussion training for high school coaches. "One of the pieces that the legislators did accomplish this session was to pass the concussion...
July 11, 2011 - 10:23pm
June 21, 2011
School board to add new kindergarten teacher
WORTHINGTON -- In an effort to keep an ideal class size, the District 518 Board of Education approved hiring a kindergarten teacher on Tuesday, bringing to the total number of sections from 10 to 11. "We have around 225 to 230 kids in kindergarten, but what's happening is that we...
June 21, 2011 - 9:41pm
May 25, 2011
District 3 school open on Thursdays
PIPESTONE -- District No. 3 one-room schoolhouse at L. H. Moore Park in Pipestone will be open to the public from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursdays through the summer (Memorial Day through Labor Day). District No. 3, also known as the Farmer School, was originally located four and a half...
May 25, 2011 - 8:21pm
May 19, 2011
Sally Anne Benson retires after 29 years at Worthington Montessori School
WORTHINGTON -- Kneeling among the 3- to 5-year-old students in the sunny Worthington Montessori School (WMS) classroom, Sally Anne Benson would...
May 19, 2011 - 9:01pm
May 10, 2011
Two threatening notes found at Windom school
WINDOM -- The Windom Area School District is offering a $500 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons involved in leaving two threatening notes in the building. The notes were found at the Windom Area Schools Middle/High school building two...
May 10, 2011 - 9:34pm
May 9, 2011
Education committee agrees to additional hiring
WORTHINGTON -- Staffing changes, uncertain state funding and curriculum shifts occupied most of the discussion at the District 518 Board of Education Instructional Committee Monday. The committee agreed to recommend the Board of Education hire an additional special education teacher...
May 9, 2011 - 10:44pm
May 7, 2011
Column: AP provides college-level experience
"With three weeks until graduation, while other kids are celebrating, 60 brave WHS students are taking Advanced Placements tests in an effort to earn college credit. Though the tests may be extremely difficult, they represent a stepping stone for future success. My fellow students...
May 7, 2011 - 12:00am
April 18, 2011
Concussions more than headache for athletes
ST. PAUL -- Running back Jessey Grove took the football right up the middle during a game with rival Luverne last season, and was hit in the...
April 18, 2011 - 8:35pm
April 12, 2011
Students to see small increase in the price of school lunch next year
WORTHINGTON -- Students in District 518 could see a projected 10 cent increase in school lunch prices next year, according to the school board's...
April 12, 2011 - 8:24pm
April 11, 2011
St. Mary's 'Round-Up' is Thursday
WORTHINGTON -- St. Mary's School will host its Kindergarten Round-Up on Thursday at the school. Times are from 1 to 2 p.m. or 4 to 5 p.m. with a Spanish interpreter. For more information, call 376-5236 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. St. Mary's will also host its annual...
April 11, 2011 - 8:25pm
March 30, 2011
Two WHS students advance to national BPA conference
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington High School students Larry Leovan and Alicia Khatt have embraced this modern era. Their technological skills were...
March 30, 2011 - 9:13pm
March 29, 2011
Round Lake-Brewster school district facing budget cuts
BREWSTER -- In times of economic hardship and substantial fiscal deficits, school districts across the state of Minnesota are facing looming budget cuts. The Round Lake-Brewster school district may be added to the lengthy list of districts forced to eliminate positions, as possible...
March 29, 2011 - 8:22pm