zimmerman high school

by Jim Boyle Editor District 728 high school activities directors recommended a litany of changes and improvements to their athletics and activities programs at an Aug. 18 work session of the Elk River Area School Board. Their report was the culmination of a 2014 activities study. The list, spread out on a six-page document, includes [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor While lacrosse players kicked, nudged, batted and threw hard rubber balls into nets over the summer on local fields, District 728 high school activities directors were busy scoring a big point for the future of the sport. They brokered a partnership with local lacrosse boosters that will keep the fastest-growing sport [...]

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by Bruce Strand Sports Editor David Molinari, who clearly knows his way around a golf course, has been hitting fairways and his sinking putts in the classroom, too, throughout his school days. The best golfer in District 728 this spring is Zimmerman’s valedictorian with a 4.1 GPA, leading a class of 149 students. He’s never [...]

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Alicia Samlaska Parents: Angie Samlaska Future plans: I will be attending Winona State University to major in nursing and become a pediatric nurse. Highlight your involvement in high school classes and extra-curricular activities: I was in National Honor Society and took six college classes in high school in which four of them were AP classes [...]

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• Hope is to pilot program with elective course and grow it to be an attraction beyond the district   by Jim Boyle Editor Zimmerman High School was not awarded a federal grant worth millions of dollars to start a biomedical program, but that hasn’t dashed the dream of creating one at the school. School [...]

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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River-Zimmerman goalkeeper Cody Christ and scoring leader Storm Heyer have been named to the coaches association all-state team. Christ is among 22 players on the first team, and Heyer is among 22 players on the second team, in Class AA. Both are seniors in their third year as starters [...]

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by Nathan Warner Contributing writer Parents, relatives and friends packed the Zimmerman High School gymnasium Wednesday evening to see their 137 students of the class of 2013 cross the finish line of high school and graduate. Superintendent Mark Bezek rose first to welcome the audience. He began by asking all the veterans in the audience [...]

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