Elk River High School’s DECA program sponsored its first Race for a Muscle, a mud run fund raiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Participants got down and dirty on the ERX Motorsports track at the Oct. 22 event and raised money for a good cause at the same time.
by Jim Boyle Editor Excitement is building for Manufacturers Week, which has been proclaimed by the city of Elk River as Oct. 22–28. Four Elk River manufacturing businesses are working with Elk River High School and the city of Elk River to offer tours of their facilities, in addition to public tours of two of [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River High School’s homecoming was capped off by a tough loss to a top-ranked opponent, but it wasn’t for a lack of a game face throughout the week. Whether it was at one of the dress-up days during the festive week, at a raucous pep fest and crowning or the [...]
Elk River High School’s DECA program is promoting local small businesses with a “Don’t Stop the Shop” initiative. Students are being asked to sign a pledge to buy from local businesses and to support Elk River entrepreneurs. They are also turning to the greater community in this quest. “Local businesses and entrepreneurs are the building [...]
Elk River High School sophomores Josh and Sam Gearou, representing District 728 Community Education, recently placed fifth in the Senior Exhibit division category for the National History Day (NHD) contest. The brothers also received the Outstanding State Entry. The national competition was held at the University of Maryland. According to their Community Education teacher, Ron [...]
Krystal Van Norman and Jake Knopick were crowned Elk River High School Homecoming King and Queen Friday afternoon at a pep fest. Others in the running for queen were Marissa Alexy, Anna Weeks, Avery Person and Rebecca Lieser. Other king candidates were Nelson Valdez, Nick Bandescu and Fanaka Ndege. Elk River High School has a [...]
Elk River High School has announced it 2012 homecoming royalty. Queen candidates are Marissa Alexy, Rebecca Lieser, Avery Person, Krystal Van Norman and Anna Weeks. King candidates are Nick Bandescu, Terry Hadden, Jake Knopick, Fanaka Ndege and Nelson Veldez. Homecoming week starts on Monday with Get Up and Go Day. The week is capped off [...]