Competing for bookworm bragging rights, Anoka-Hennepin middle school students compete in a Battle of the Books, devouring hundreds of pages of the written word, memorizing character traits, story lines, plot twists and subtle innuendos.
Coon Rapids Middle School
It was standing room only at Coon Rapids Middle School (CRMS) the evening of Feb. 21 when hundreds of families stopped by to marvel at students’ projects and performances during the school’s third annual Showcase Night.
Coon Rapids Police Officer Brian Beedle and his merry band of brothers in blue again plan to take the plunge for Special Olympics as part of the annual Polar Bear Plunge event.
With the support of a grant from Fuel Up to Play 60 this spring, Coon Rapids Middle School (CRMS) was able to provide students a Breakfast to Go (B2G) option and the number of students eating breakfast at the school has increased from 7 to 20 percent.