Kindergarten Students Learn About Hand Washing During Assembly With Biscuit, The Paw-washing Dog

S.G. Reinertsen kindergarten students at Probstfield learned about proper hand hygiene on April 10 with the help of the official assembly mascot, Biscuit, the paw-washing dog. Read more at

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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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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Food Bank’s BackPack Program Expands To All Three Moorhead Elementary Schools This Year

The Great Plains Food Bank is expanding the Cass Clay BackPack Program to 750 children living with or at immediate risk of hunger in the community. This is an increase of 41 percent over last year when 530 students were served. The program will reach students at all three of Moorhead’s elementary schools this year.…
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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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