A lot of family members of Alexis Berge of Ham Lake have been in traffic accidents while texting, so she and two other Girl Scouts raised money for anti-texting while driving street signs near Blaine High School.
Area school districts have pledged that children will never be denied lunch after a report by Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid found that a number of Minnesota school districts deny children a noon meal if they cannot pay for it. Some literally take meals out of children’s hands and toss them in the garbage while kids watch.
As a child growing up in Kenya, Gardson Sigugu would have had a tough time imagining that he would one day be addressing his fellow students graduating from Crossroads Alternative High School’s west campus in Champlin on a frigid night in January.
The McKinley Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization sponsored family night once again this year, promoting math skills with Biz Kid$ booths, volunteer-manned math stations and a magician Jan. 30. More than 20 students set up Biz Kid$ booths, determining business plans and selling their wares – everything from baked goods to balloon animals. Rainbow Loom [...]