Horizon Teams Place First, Second And Fourth In Regional Math Tournament

Several Horizon Middle School students received individual awards, and Moorhead teams placed first, second and fourth in the Grade 6 Regional Math Masters Tournament held in Moorhead on March 14. Teams from Detroit Lakes placed third and fifth. Ten teams from the area participated in individual and team rounds. Horizon Middle School House 6B Team…
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Ellen Hopkins Elementary Identified As Celebration Eligible By State

The Minnesota Department of Education announced Nov. 1 that Moorhead’s Ellen Hopkins Elementary School is eligible to apply for Celebration School recognition. Ellen Hopkins Elementary’s celebration-eligible status is based on improvements in the school’s Multiple Measurement Rating (MMR). The MMR measures proficiency, student growth, achievement gap reduction and graduation rates. Schools earn points in each…
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District’s 2011-12 Annual Report Now Available On Website

Moorhead Area Public School’s final 2011-12 Annual Report on Curriculum, Instruction and Student Achievement was approved by the School Board at the Sept. 24 meeting. The report highlights test scores and district progress toward improvement goals from the 2011-12 school year. The school district’s annual report is available on the district website at https://www.moorhead.k12.mn.us/district/departments/sia/. From…
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Learn About Moorhead Area Public Schools During The ‘State Of The District’

Superintendent Lynne Kovash and members of the district leadership team have a vision for Moorhead Area Public Schools and some concrete plans to move the district forward. Learn more during the “State of the District” session being offered Oct. 23 through Moorhead Community Education. The session will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 in the…
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Moorhead Elementary Schools Make Dramatic Gains In New State Ratings

Secondary schools make progress in closing achievement gap On Aug. 30, the Minnesota Department of Education released the Multiple Measurement Rating (MMR) based on 2011-12 test results and data for schools across the state. Moorhead elementary schools made dramatic increases compared to this past May’s initial ratings, which used test results and data averaged from…
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