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Mpls. High Schools See Uptick In Enrollment

When Minneapolis students had back to class a week from Monday, the district will experience something it hasn’t in more than a decade – a spike in the number of high school students attending Minneapolis Public Schools. For the first time since 2001, enrollment district-wide will be more than 34,000 students – nearly more than 400 than last year.

08/17/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Best School-Themed Movie?

From “Sixteen Candles” to “Animal House” — which is your favorite?

08/17/2013

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Preparing Your Child: Grade School to High School

A guidance counselor and a College Options coordinator offer advice to parents on how to address your teen’s concerns about moving from grade school to high school.

07/22/2013

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How Should Have Totino Grace Handled The Story Of Their President?

Click the link to vote on King John’s News Click!

07/03/2013

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MN HS Sports Leaders ‘Putting Premium On Coaches’

Nearly 100 Minnesota high school athletic directors gathered on Tuesday to listen to guest speakers help teach them about leadership, organization, and most importantly about getting the right coaches for the right kids. “To take the principals, the concepts, the legal issues, and the coaching issues and leadership issues and apply them to the schools they’re at,” Ted Schultz said.

06/25/2013

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Back At Cretin-Derham Hall, Joe Mauer Reminisces

It’s already been 12 years since Joe Mauer walked across the stage as a Cretin-Derham Hall graduate, and into a career in professional baseball. This week, Mauer was back at his high school for a promotional shoot, and to award a prize pack from Gatorade.

06/14/2013

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With A Healthy Knee, The Sky’s The Limit For Ryan Boldt

Ryan Boldt has all the tools — a strong arm, a good bat, and great speed. The only thing missing from his resume is his senior season. That was lost to injury, and maybe his draft status was as well.

06/07/2013

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Red River Appears To Have Crested South Of Fargo

The National Weather Service says the Red River appears to have crested about 50 miles upstream of Fargo, and it isn’t a top 10 flood.

04/27/2013

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H.S. Sports Teams Cope With Frigid Spring

It’s no secret. Many Minnesotans are sick of the long winter season and so are thousands of high school students who’ve had to practice inside and cancel games.

04/17/2013

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High School Students Compete For Best Robot At U Of M

About 120 High School teams are competing at the University of Minnesota. The star of each team is a robot — weighing up to 150 pounds.

03/28/2013

St. Thomas coach John Tauer likens his junior guard Erik Tengwall to Ohio State's Aaron Craft -- both hustle, lead and play unselfishly.
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Beyond Bounds: UST’s Glue Guy Erik Tengwall’s Quite Crafty

Pretty sure Erik Tengwall had a better weekend than you did. The St. Thomas junior’s No. 1-ranked basketball team eked out a 63-62 win at home and advanced to an NCAA D-III Elite Eight match […]

03/21/2013

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Dayton Administration Aims For Higher Grad Rates

The administration of Gov. Mark Dayton is vowing to shrink the number of Minnesota students who don’t graduate from high school.

03/13/2013

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Good Question: Do Private Schools Have An Advantage In H.S. Sports?

On a night that a private school shut-out a public school 12-0 in the state Class A boys hockey tournament, it’s no surprise an old debate in Minnesota high school sports would resurface.

03/06/2013

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Fergus Falls HS Band Performing For Obama’s Inauguration

One Minnesota band is getting ready to march its way to Washington D.C. for the presidential inauguration.

01/16/2013

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Northfield To Discuss Changes To School Calendar

The Northfield School Board will discuss potential changes to the 2013-2014 school calendar Monday night at the high school — a proposition that has many parents more than concerned.

01/14/2013

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Wild Hosts Coaching Clinic For H.S. Girls’ Hockey

The NHL has made a new contract offer, but in the meantime, the Minnesota Wild’s coaching staff is finding ways to keep busy. On Friday, the staff hosted a special “Guard the Rink” clinic for a group of 40 high school girls’ hockey players.

12/28/2012

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Student Writing Centers Buttress Skills Corroded By Social Media

National studies show our kids are flunking when it comes to a basic skill — being able to write.

11/29/2012

Senior Brett Baune's season may be over, but his 34 career touchdowns broke the record previously held by his own head coach, Terry Horan (33). (credit: Concordia)

Beyond Bounds: Renaissance Man Brett Baune Breaks Records, Speaks Latin

Hey MIAC football teams, remember that Brett Baune guy from Concordia? You know, the fullback who racked up a school record 34 career touchdowns thanks to running all over you these past couple years?

11/17/2012

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Minn. H.S. Mountain Biking Climbing In Popularity

With no mountains in Minnesota, you may not think of our state as a mountain biking state.

11/02/2012

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24 Years, 12 Football-Playing Brothers At Dassel-Cokato

Football coaches at Dassel-Cokato High School will either be really happy, or really sad when this season is over.

10/23/2012

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H.S. Yearbook Won’t Include Student’s Baby, Suicide Victim

High school yearbooks are lined with memories both good and bad, but in Northern Minnesota, one high school wants to keep a few things from its pages. A controversy is brewing at Menahga High School over the issues of teen pregnancy and suicide.

10/12/2012

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Minneapolis South Put On Lockdown

Minneapolis South High School has been placed on lockdown over an unspecified concern, according to school officials. The building is under a “code yellow” lockdown, which increases the level of school security both inside and outside the building.

10/03/2012

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Proposal: All Wis. High School Students Take ACT

Every high school student in Wisconsin would take the ACT college entrance exam during their junior year under a proposal announced Wednesday by the state Department of Public Instruction.

09/12/2012

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Former Athlete Gets Cancer, South St. Paul Community Gives Support

He’s battled on the football field, and now he’s battling for his life. Sam Hosszu was the starting left tackle on South St. Paul’s state tournament team last year.

09/04/2012

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