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April 24, 2019
Grad rates hold steady in 833
April 24, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 22, 2019
Angie Jorgensen has been teaching 14 years and works with fourth grade students at Pinecrest Elementary in Hastings, Minn. She said veteran teachers helped her achieve National Board Certification. Photo courtesy of Angie Jorgensen
National certification recognizes accomplished teachers
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
Gov. Tim Walz appointed Mary Cathryn Ricker as Minnesota commissioner of education in January. Ricker is a former English teacher, president of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers, and executive vice president of the American Federation of Teachers.  Photo courtesy of the Walz administration
Minnesota commissioner supports national certification for teachers
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
New Life Academy won awards at the regional and state science fair. They include, from left: Alex Li, Lauren Meyer, Nancy Wang and Nickolas Zander. Teacher Shay Motalebi is second from right. Photo courtesy of Amy Clausen
New Life Academy students, teacher win science awards
April 22, 2019 - 9:51am
April 17, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz appointed Mary Cathryn Ricker as Minnesota commissioner of education in January. Ricker is a former English teacher, president of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers, and executive vice president of the American Federation of Teachers.  Photo courtesy of the Walz administration
Ricker 'exhilarated' every day: State commissioner of education touts strong practices
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
April 11, 2019
Kristi Nelson of Hastings put on a painting demonstration at the March 30 Marketplace of Learning at Cottage Grove Middle School. Nelson was among nearly 20 instructors who gave classes during the event, which is organized by District 833 Community Education. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Rebranded Marketplace of Learning draws over 200
April 11, 2019 - 4:00pm
Members of the Woodbury High School Environmental Club pose for a photo after accepting a public health award from Washington County on April 5, 2019. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Environmental Club wins public health award
April 11, 2019 - 6:00am
April 10, 2019
New Life Academy students Riley Grohn, Justin DeBoer and Cooper Falteisek pitch their Complete Backpack business to judges. Submitted photo
New Life students win 'Shark Tank'-style competition
April 10, 2019 - 6:00am
April 9, 2019
District 833 not likely to seek 'snow day forgiveness'
April 9, 2019 - 6:48pm
March 31, 2019
Community Education sponsors Marketplace of Learning
March 31, 2019 - 10:54am
March 26, 2019
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Park to send three to state speech tournament
March 26, 2019 - 11:49am
March 23, 2019
Members of the East Ridge speech team. Submitted photo
Woodbury, East Ridge speech tie at sections
March 23, 2019 - 8:00am
March 22, 2019
Justin Luan. Submitted photo
Lake Middle School math team finishes eighth at competition
March 22, 2019 - 11:44am
Sara O'Connor, the Woodbury Middle School band director and Susan K. Berg-Williams, the Cottage Grove Middle School band director, hold a grant check for $1,530 from St. Croix Valley Foundation. Submitted photo
Middle school bands receive grant for new music
March 22, 2019 - 6:00am
March 12, 2019
Vardaan Gupta, Ray Huntley and Alex Meyer (from left) work on their robot at Math and Science Academy. Their robotics team, the Rhythm Packed Mechanics, will compete at the FTC World Championships next month in Detroit. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
The robot gang: Math and Science Academy gears up for world championships
March 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
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