Survey Finds How Today's H.S. Students Measure Future SuccessToday's high school students are putting the pressure on themselves when it comes to measuring success.
5 Tips On How To Beat SenioritisNearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.
WCCO's Ashley Roberts Pulls Double Duty As A CustodianScrubbing, sweeping and mopping: It's all in a day's work for school custodians. WCCO's Ashley Roberts is pulling double duty this Mid-Morning and she jokes, if things don't work out for her in the TV world, she has a job waiting at Highland Senior High School.
Minnesotan To Meet: Vantage School's Chris PearsWhen he first moved to Minnesota, he only knew one thing about the state: it's where Prince was from. But it's the way Chris Pears is revolutionizing education in Minnetonka is what makes him this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
A National Record Or Not? Eden Prairie Coach's Wins In QuestionThere isn't a high school wrestling coach in the country that can claim as many career wins as Eden Prairie coach Scot Davis. His 1,046 victories would make him the all-time national record-holder. But he's not in the national high school record book.
High Schoolers Spend Big On 'Promposals'Prom marks the end of the year for high schoolers, and prom season is in full swing. A new survey found on average students plan to spend more than $900 on the big day. That's actually down a bit from last year, but the survey also found the average cost of just asking a date to prom -- often called a "promposal" -- is $324.
Minnesota Teen Accepted At All 8 IviesA Minnesota high school senior has a tough choice ahead after being accepted by all eight Ivy League schools. Mounds Park Academy says senior Munira Khalif has also been accepted at Stanford, Georgetown and Minnesota.
Teens Spend Average Of $324 On 'Promposals,' Survey FindsAn annual survey of prom spending finds teens will spend a staggering amount of money on those so-called "promposals," or in other words, those elaborate ways to ask a sweetheart to the big dance.
Brainiacs Compete At H.S. Math League TournamentIt's the Minnesota High School Math League Tournament, and students from all around are wracking their brains to come up with the answers to numerical questions many very likely can't even parse.
4 Things To Know: Jimmy Carter Visit, Harrison Ford's Crash Landing & MoreHere’s a look at the four most notable stories you need to know about for the morning of Friday, March 6, 2015.
As Minn. H.S. Graduation Rates Climb, Concerns RemainFresh numbers from the Minnesota Department of Education show an increase in students graduating high school on time.
After Death Of 14-Year-Old, Prior Lake Community Searches For ComfortFamily, friends and classmates of a teenager killed in a car accident gathered Friday night to remember her. Anna Bird was a 14-year-old freshman at Prior Lake High School.
High School's Flight Simulators Turn Students Into PilotsAt St. Paul's Johnson High School, Scott Shaffer teaches lessons in physics. There are no textbooks or whiteboard lectures. Instead, students like junior Fabian Gutierrez will learn by taking flight.
Prior Lake High Student Killed In Car Crash; 2 Others Seriously InjuredA 14-year-old Prior Lake High School student is dead and two others are critically injured after the vehicle they were in left the road and hit a tree Thursday night, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Department.
Winter Throws New Twist Into H.S. Football PlayoffsInside the Vadnais Sports Dome, the Totino-Grace Eagles football team practices in relative comfort. It’s just one of 28 boy’s high school football teams striving to get to the Prep Bowl. But there’s one big hurdle ahead that few expected.