Dressed to the nines and ready to bust a move with the best of ‘em, dozens of teenagers celebrated Spring Fling during a May 1 dance party.
When eighth-graders arrived at Oak View Middle School April 17, they expected an ordinary day with ordinary teachers, ordinary classmates and ordinary stuff going on. But when they saw their lockers, those students knew something not so ordinary had taken place overnight.
Justin’s Gift, an organization dedicated to providing a safe environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and all youth, has given Anoka-Hennepin School District 11 free mental health crisis response training for 20 staff members.
More than 150 teams showcased their creative problem-solving skills at the state Destination Imagination tournament April 12.