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Park High School
March 2, 2016
Park’s AVID seniors surpass $1 million in scholarship offers
They may be sharing a $1.4 million jackpot, but they’re not lottery winners. They’re Park High School students whose four years of hard work...
March 2, 2016 - 8:00am
February 29, 2016
Park celebrates in the heat of winter
Park High School celebrated Snow Week with a luau-themed coronation on Friday. The pep fest included performances from the school’s top talent...
February 29, 2016 - 1:05pm
January 21, 2016
Fishing in chips: Park grad publishes experiment in scientific journal
Kemi Olukoga sure got a lot out of a simple bag of potato chips. In the summer of 2012, while a senior at Park High School, she conducted a series...
January 21, 2016 - 8:00am
October 28, 2010
Getting 'Angry' on-stage with audience
One feature of the Park High School Drama Department's fall play is something never tried before at the school: the audience will be on stage with the performers. "For the first time at Park, the audience will not be in the blue seats," said Tim Hofmann, director. "Twelve Angry...
arts and entertainment/education/Life
October 28, 2010 - 7:15am
September 9, 2010
Link Crew offers freshmen a helping hand
Common worries of kids starting at a new school include whether they will make new friends, find and open their lockers and get to class on time. Members of the Park High School Link Crew, who are juniors and seniors this year, remember that they had the same concerns as freshmen. "We...
September 9, 2010 - 7:52am
August 18, 2010
IB students already back to school
Park High School International Baccalaureate students went back to school early this summer -- spending two weeks in classes to introduce them to the rigorous collection of English, foreign language, social studies, mathematics and computer science they'll be taking in the fall. "I...
August 18, 2010 - 8:01am
June 1, 2010
Park ROTC unit honored with award
The Air Force Junior ROTC unit at Park High School has been selected as one of 212 units nationally to receive this year's Outstanding Organization Award from the Air Force. News of the award was shared with the District 833 School Board and administrators at the May 20 board meeting. The...
June 1, 2010 - 12:18pm
May 28, 2010
Park High locked down briefly after rumors of gun
Rumors that a suspended Park High School freshman planned to bring a gun to school put the building on lockdown for roughly an hour Friday morning, police said. School officials limited access to the school between 8:30 and 9:30 a.m., police said Friday, after rumors circulated that...
May 28, 2010 - 4:16pm
May 21, 2010
Two Park actors appear at Chanhassen Dinner Theater
When there are auditions for plays and musicals at Park High School, Marit Christianson and Chelsea Butler will be there. Christianson, a ninth-grader, and Butler, a 10th-grader, said they've been interested in theater and music since kindergarten. "I love people in the theater,"...
May 21, 2010 - 7:00am
May 17, 2010
Park dresses up for prom
Park High School students went to a masquerade ball-themed prom Saturday evening after stopping by the school in the afternoon for the grand...
May 17, 2010 - 7:00am
May 7, 2010
Students stepping up for Relay
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part of an occasional series of stories leading up to the Relay for Life of South Washington County, which will be held June 4-5 at East Ridge High School. A group of Park High School students will help sleepy walkers stay energized at this year's Relay for...
May 7, 2010 - 7:00am
May 6, 2010
Owner got his start at Park
By the time he turned 17, Luke Lingle had learned two key skills that, to this day, help him run a growing and successful business in Hastings. First, he learned about printing. Second, he learned the basics of making money. As a member of a Park High School boys hockey team that...
May 6, 2010 - 7:00am
April 9, 2010
The grandfather of golf
For Park head boys golf coach Hank Tressel, this year will be especially golden. The grandfather of boys golf is celebrating his 50th year of...
April 9, 2010 - 7:00am
March 24, 2010
From Afton Alps to the Olympics
For Cottage Grove native Tyler Shepherd, what began on the hills of Afton Alps led to the 2010 Winter Olympics. Shepherd, a 1997 graduate of Park High School and an All-State alpine skier for the Wolfpack, was the head coach of the U.S. ski cross team at this year's Winter Games...
March 24, 2010 - 7:00am
March 22, 2010
MCA ll Tests set April 13 and 14
On Tuesday and Wednesday April 13 and 14, students in grades nine through 11 will participate in the MCA II assessments. Students are required to pass these assessments in addition to all of the required course work in order to receive a diploma from Park High School at the end of...
March 22, 2010 - 7:00am