Education

by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Have fun. Be selfless. Be thankful. Samuel Rogers offered those words of advice to his classmates as he gave the honor-student address during Spectrum High School’s commencement, held May 23 at the charter school in Elk River. Rogers told the graduates that as they move into adulthood, have fun by [...]

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The last day of school for high school seniors in the Elk River Area School District has been extended from June 2 to June 3. The extra day is needed to meet the state’s required minimum attendance hours. Students have had six school days called on account of cold and/or snow. The last day for [...]

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The Handke Family Center remodeling project in Elk River has begun and by midnight on May 9 the north wing of the building will be turned over the construction crews. That’s when everything in that end of the building will need to be packed up and moved out to storage. The construction project began about [...]

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A Honor Roll Zimmerman Middle School – 3rd Quarter Grade 6 – Shawna Achammer, Eric Ahner, Elisabeth Anderson, Lauren Anderson, Samantha Andresen, Kayden Baldridge, Bailey Benner, Rachel Bickman, Taylor Burke, Aaron Coons, Joseph Diegnau, Gavin Ericson, Madeline Feigum, Paige Findell, Cody Frederick, Courtney Gordon, Nicole Gruwell, Ashley Hoheisel, Brett Howard, Pacey Huff, Josie Janu, Lela [...]

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If you are unsure about your education and career goals, you are not alone! Are you doing anything to help set your career goals? Not sure where to start? The free, online Minnesota Online Career Workshops starting March 31 may be for you!

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by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Spectrum High School in Elk River is expanding. The public charter school plans to open a separate sixth grade education center at 11044 Industrial Circle, across the street from the existing school at 17796 Industrial Circle. Both sites are located south of Home Depot in the Elk River Business Park. [...]

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by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Seventeen-year-old Emily Honl will pick up two diplomas this spring. One will be from Spectrum High School in Elk River, where she is a senior. The other will be from Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Coon Rapids, where she is earning an Associate of Arts degree without leaving Spectrum’s campus. Honl, [...]

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