Preparation Key To Continuous Improvement

Our role this spring is one of preparation. We continually plan to improve the Moorhead Area Public Schools’ programs, and we’ve spent time during the last few months planning and preparing for next school year. One quote I especially like is this one from General Colin Powell: “There are no secrets to success. It is…
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Reinertsen Students Learn About Properties Of Clay Dikes During Art

In March, fourth-grade students at S.G. Reinertsen Elementary School used both science standards and art standards to complete a clay project that reinforces what they learned regarding soil types. Special guests, including the superintendent, mayor and School Board members, joined the students for the project. First the students conducted an experiment to learn what soil…
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Moorhead High’s Award-winning Speech Team Hosts Open House March 31

The National Forensics League recently recognized the Moorhead High Speech Team for Excellence in Speech with the Team Sweepstakes Award at the Northern Lights District tournament held on March 10-12 in Grand Rapids, Minn. Moorhead qualified eight speakers for the National Forensics League Speech Tournament in Dallas in June. The following students won the opportunity…
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School Boards Hold Second Joint Meeting

School Board members from Moorhead, Fargo and West Fargo received an update on the on-time graduation initiative during the districts’ second joint board meeting on March 21 at Bluestem Center for the Arts. Dr. Lynne Kovash, Moorhead superintendent, Dr. Rick Buresh, Fargo superintendent, Dr. David Flowers, West Fargo superintendent, and Tom Hill, United Way, shared…
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Dave Lawrence Named Minnesota Assistant Principal Of The Year

Dave Lawrence, Moorhead High School assistant principal, has been named the Minnesota Assistant Principal of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). The State and National Assistant Principal of the Year program recognizes outstanding middle level and high school assistant principals who have demonstrated success in leadership, curriculum and personalization. “Dave…
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