WEST FARGO – An experiment in scheduling teacher training and planning sessions will make school start times hop around on Wednesdays starting this fall at West Fargo’s middle and high schools.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD – Low-income students at Moorhead’s elementary and middle schools, and the Red River Area Learning Center, won’t miss a hot meal if they can’t come up with the 40-cent co-payments for their reduced-price lunches.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The Fargo School District had 202 students transfer into the district this fall, but another 304 transferred out from September to December, giving the district a loss of 102 students for the first four months of the school year.
MOORHEAD – The estimated costs for building additions at two Moorhead School District schools and replacing the high school track and football/soccer field are creeping up, the Moorhead School Board learned Monday.
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Police arrested two drivers late Friday night and early Saturday morning for driving while intoxicated and driving around barricades on First Ave. S. at a Burlington Northern Santa Fe track repair worksite.
FARGO - Evelina Shindieva has what she calls “a professional interest” in this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO – Reworking the city of West Fargo’s salary structure last summer to match pay rates with other cities in the region gave two employees pay hikes of 25 and 20 percent, while five employees received no raise and two got $1 more a year, documents show.
MOORHEAD – Minnesota State University Moorhead reimbursed West Fargo’s FM Contracting Inc. for nearly $69,000 after the company was told by a state agency it had not paid some workers in line with the state’s prevailing wage levels.
DENVER – No one knows for sure whether the one Christians consider the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End, is for the Broncos or the Seahawks.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Two-thirds of North Dakota’s children aren’t proficient readers by the time they reach fourth grade, and the results are worse for the state’s low-income students, with nearly four out of five not hitting proficient reading marks, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation KIDS COUNT report released Tuesday.
Fargo School District elementary school Principals Bob Rohla and Maggie Mitzel were each recently awarded the “Service to Children Award” by the North Dakota Association of Elementary School Principals.RELATED CONTENT
The Cheney Middle School eighth-grade robotics league team “Chronic Fusion” earned the Judge’s Award at the 2010-11 North Dakota First LEGO League Championship Tournament on Feb. 5 in Grand Forks.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo Shanley High School has advanced to the “Elite 8” round of an international debate contest, earning an all-expenses-paid trip to New York and a chance to win a $10,000 grand prize.RELATED CONTENT
Teams from Jamestown High School took first and third in North Dakota’s 2011 LifeSmarts competition in Bismarck, the attorney general’s office announced.RELATED CONTENT
Say it loud, and say it proud. Fargo Shanley High School is holding its Poetry Out Loud finals Monday. All of the school’s English students were required to memorize a poem and present it in class.RELATED CONTENT
Several area schools are among the top 10 nominees for the top prizes in the Healthy School Makeover Contest.RELATED CONTENT
Two North Dakota students were chosen as delegates to the 49th Annual United States Senate Youth Program, Sens. Kent Conrad and John Hoeven announced.RELATED CONTENT
The Moorhead High School production of the rock opera “Tommy” recently earned the highest musical theater honor bestowed by the Historic Hennepin Theater Trust, the school district reported.RELATED CONTENT
Area students ages 13 to 19 who are immigrants or who have parents who are immigrants are invited to take part in an essay contest and write about their experiences in coming to America.RELATED CONTENT
The Oakes (N.D.) High School concert band is collecting gently worn shoes through Wednesday for the Soles4Souls program.RELATED CONTENT