Education
Rush City Schools have narrowed the ongoing superintendent search to six candidates in replacing Vern Koepp, who will be retiring this summer. Koepp, in a phone call last week, identified the final six as, in alphabetical order, Gary Anger, Teresa Dupre, Kenneth Gagner, Alexis Leitgeb, Craig Oftedah...Read More
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At last Thursday’s school board work session, Director of Finance and Human Resources Randi Johnson summarized the 2015-16 budget recommendation for the school board. The presentation was followed by discussion between the school board and district leadership about the Budget Boot Camp process and...Read More
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Community members are invited to Sunrise Next week, and in response to the state’s recent anti-bullying legislation, North Branch Area Public Schools will be “kicking off” its Olweus anti-bullying initiative district-wide. The Sunrise River School will host an all school assembly on Thursday, ...Read More
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On Feb. 21, North Branch had two teams participating in the State FIRST Tech Challenge Tournament in Prior Lake. Both teams qualified for this tournament earlier. Team 7288, RoboGlaciers, and Team 7290, Genius, have seventh and eighth grade student members from North Branch Area Middle School. Forty...Read More
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If a visitor walked inside of the Sunrise River Elementary School cafeteria in North Branch Friday, he or she might have thought it was mid-July, not the third week of February. Students had on their beach gear, which included sunglasses, leis and short-sleeved shirts. They spread their beach towels...Read More
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They come in all different shapes and sizes. They can do practical jobs or be a source of entertainment in battle or perhaps a game of tug-of-war. They are Lego robotics, and they have invaded Rush City. Fifteen students, mostly sixth-graders, have been staying after school to participate in a new 1...Read More
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