Rogers High School

An ad-hoc committee of the Elk River Area School Board has scheduled two community conversations to gather information on the support of new performing arts/auditoriums at Rogers and Zimmerman high schools. The community conversations and initiatives will be volunteer driven and are not associated with any District 728 ballot issues. The community conversations are both [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Rogers High School is in its 10th year. The building opened nine years ago with a little more than 600 students, and there are now more than 1,350 students at the school. Therein lies one of the challenges, as it has a building capacity of 1,200. Principal Roman Pierskalla says the [...]

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An ad-hoc committee of the Elk River Area School Board has scheduled two community conversations for the purpose of gathering information on the support of new performing arts/auditoriums at Rogers and Zimmerman high schools. The community conversations and initiatives will be volunteer-driven and are not associated with any school district ballot issues. The Community Conversations [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board agreed Monday night to establish an ad hoc committee of the District 728 School Board to work with the community to gather support, information and possible funding avenues for auditoriums in conjunction with high schools in Zimmerman and Rogers. School Board Chairwoman Jolene Jorgensen and [...]

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In response to “Auditoriums gets low billing,” I’d like to offer a counterpoint of “Don’t mistake patience for indifference.” I can assure you that individuals in the community DO support the addition of an auditorium to the Rogers community. I can also assure you that given our current reality, it’s understood this may need to [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board will be making a decision soon about how to configure an operating levy renewal and addition this fall to address educational needs of the district. Elk River Area School Board Chairwoman Jolene Jorgensen has also asked fellow members to consider a bond referendum to add [...]

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by Casey Mahon Special to the Star News Eight Rogers High School students must love ice cream. With nothing more than an offer to do something “ridiculous” from their teacher, eight out of approximately 60 AP English seniors accepted an offer to create a video about leadership as part of the school district’s strategic planning [...]

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Rockin’ Rogers is hosting many sporting events this year, including the second annual ROADS Family 5K Run/1K Walk. This event will help raise scholarship money for Rogers High School graduates. The event will be Thursday, June 21 at the Word of Peace Lutheran Church parking lot, 21705 129th Ave. N., Rogers. The 5K run will [...]

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