First-grade Class Helping Others With Winter Wonderland Store

First-grade students in Mrs. Seljevold’s class at Ellen Hopkins Elementary School opened the Winter Wonderland Store on Nov. 15. The store provides free winter coats, snowpants, boots, mittens and hats to Moorhead students and their families who need them. The service-learning opportunity allows the first-grade students to apply what they are learning in the classroom…
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Robert Asp Students Celebrate Tenth Year Of Selling Clay Frogs To Raise Money For Homeless Shelters

Second-graders at Robert Asp Elementary School will be selling clay frogs to the community to raise money for area homeless shelters as part of the “Hopping to Help the Homeless” project. This project began 10 years ago with second-grade students and teachers at the former Edison Elementary School. After learning about homelessness in the Fargo-Moorhead…
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Author Laurence Pringle Shares Thoughts On Writing With Moorhead Elementary Students

Writing is very hard work. That was one message that author Laurence Pringle shared with students at Robert Asp, Ellen Hopkins and S.G. Reinertsen Elementary Schools during visits Nov. 16-18. Pringle, who has published 103 nonfiction and four fiction books, shared his thoughts on writing with the elementary students. “Good writers go back over their…
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Moorhead High School Adds Additional Performance Of Rock Opera The Who’s “TOMMY”

Moorhead High School’s celebrated theater department invites you to “SEE. . . FEEL. . . TOUCH. . . and HEAL. . .” the rock sensation “TOMMY.” The rock opera exploded onto the Moorhead High stage with performances 12-14. Performances continue Nov. 19-21 and 27 and an additional performance has been added for Nov. 28. Call…
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Audit Report Shows District Budgeted Well For 2009-10 School Year

The Moorhead School Board learned that differences between the original budget, final budget, and actual revenue and expenditures for the 2009-10 school year were very close. Brian Stavenger, Eide Bailly LLP, presented the district’s 2009-10 annual financial report to the board at the Nov. 8 meeting. The report provides an overview of the district’s finances…
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