Tag: High School

Senior Skip Day is Thursday for Hillsboro Seniors

Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro High School Seniors are being treated like royalty this week with grilled steaks and the annual Senior Skip Day highlighting their final week of classes. During the Hillsboro School News this week, High School Principal Terry Baesler shared that as part of a long-standing tradition, they will be serving up…
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May 18, 2022 0

Annual Hillsboro Kiwanis Book Awards Held Wednesday Morning

Hillsboro, ND — It’s a big day for seniors at the Hillsboro High School…It’s the annual Kiwanis Book Awards, which is longstanding, unique tradition for outgoing Hillsboro students. The book awards are being held this morning at 8:45am at the Hillsboro Events Center. Hillsboro High School Principal Terry Baesler says at this event, seniors are…
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May 11, 2022 0

Fosston High School Awarded Cash Donation for Top Honors in This Year’s Good Student Awards

Fosston, MN — The Fosston High School was presented on Monday morning with a $300 check for being the winning school district in this year’s R & J Broadcasting, Inc Good Student Awards. Of the 12 participating districts in northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota, Fosston sent in the most nominations for the weekly Good…
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May 3, 2022 0

Hawley School Board Planning for Fall Referendum to Address Needs of Growing District

Hawley, MN — Due to the continued growth over the last several years, the Hawley School Board has agreed to move forward with planning for a building referendum this November. However, the scope of the potential project remains to be seen.  Hawley Superintendent Phil Jensen says that could mean expansion or it could mean constructing…
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April 29, 2022 0

City of Halstad Holds Public Forum to Discuss Future Options for Recently Acquired School

Halstad, MN — The Halstad City Council held a community forum on Wednesday night this week to discuss potential futures for the now city-owned school building. A couple of interested community organizations who may have a vested interest in the building, such as the Halstad Business League and Halstad EDA, took part in the town…
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August 6, 2021 0

City of Halstad to Take Ownership of School

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad is now the proud owner of the former Norman County West High School. The city council last week worked out a deal with the school district that included the entire facility, grounds, bus garage, and $60,000 to cover asbestos removal and utilities. While the cash and bus garage…
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June 17, 2021 0

MSHSL announces ticket information for state tournaments

Release 6/10/21 – By the Minnesota State High School League: All tickets for the League’s Spring State Tournaments must be purchased online. There will be no cash onsite sales. Tickets for Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse and Track and Field can be found under the Tickets tab at the top of the League’s website: www.mshsl.org No tickets are…
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June 11, 2021 0

City of Halstad Discuss Former High School Purchase Agreement

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad held a special meeting on Monday night, May 24th to discuss the purchase agreement approved by the Norman County West School to sell the former High School to the city. The agreement states that the city would purchase the school building and surrounding property, minus the bus garage,…
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May 26, 2021 0

Despite Pandemic, Hillsboro School Shows Growth Through NWEA Testing

Hillsboro, ND — Studies show that students learn the most while in the classroom, so when schools went into distance learning a little under a year ago and utilized a variety of learning modes this school year, there was fear that there would be learning loss. However, if the results from the standardized testing at…
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March 3, 2021 0