With the theme “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives,” Coon Rapids firefighters ignited students’ fire prevention knowledge during daily visits to Coon Rapids elementary schools last week.
More than 50 Blaine High School seniors slept outside the evening of Oct. 9 and went to school the next day to get some idea of the circumstances some fellow students could be facing.
Eight Anoka-Hennepin elementary schools have received the highest designation in the state’s accountability system, and another two district schools ranked in the next highest category, according to data released by the Minnesota Department of Education Oct. 1.
Spring Lake Park School District 16 applied Sept. 29 for a conditional use permit from the city of Blaine to build an additional driveway at the Westwood complex.
Some District 16 teachers will skip traditional parent-teacher conferences this year, implementing new communication strategies with parents instead.
Several minutes after giving a motivational speech to his team and fellow students, football captain Sam Licari was crowned homecoming king of Anoka High School, joining homecoming queen Estee Sieben on the royalty march around the gym. They kept smiling as they hugged or shook hands with their friends and patiently posed for photos with [...]