Veterans Honored By Robert Asp Kindergartners

Kindergartners at Robert Asp Elementary School honored veterans with a Wall of Honor in the school’s main hallway in November. The students brought photographs of veterans they know for a writing project. Besides writing, the students also learned about special holidays like Veterans Day and discussed what a veteran is. Kindergarten teachers Sandy Asleson and…
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New Elementary Assistant Principals Aim To Build Relationships

Relationships are key for Moorhead Area Public Schools’ three new elementary assistant principals, Michael Daugs, Jacob Scandrett and Travis Okerlund. Daugs, assistant principal at Ellen Hopkins Elementary School, is already getting to know the students, staff and community and looks forward to continue developing these relationships. “I plan to use these relationships to develop the…
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Energ-i-ze Encourages Robert Asp Families To Eat Healthy, Get Fit

Stuffed Angry Birds flew through the air at cardboard boxes set up in the gymnasium at Robert Asp Elementary School. The Angry Birds game was just one of the various activities available to families at Robert Asp’s second annual Energ-i-ze event on April 3. Energ-i-ze is a school-based collaborative family fit night organized by Sanford…
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Open Houses Scheduled For Students Beginning Kindergarten In The 2012-13 School Year

Kindergarten open houses for parents and children beginning kindergarten in the fall of 2012 will be held at the three elementary schools in April. Activities for incoming kindergarten students include information booths from community agencies and a chance to meet teachers, practice bus rides, and see the school and classrooms. Kindergarten open houses for parents…
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Biller Named Robert Asp Teacher Of The Year

As the mother of three daughters, Amy Biller understands that academic success and education by themselves are not enough. “As an educator,” Biller said, “I work to ensure that my students have not only the fundamentals, but also the tools and skills necessary to overcome obstacles, problem solve and, hopefully, find success in a dynamic…
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