Sunrise River school

There might not have been acres of soft, white sand or warm rays of sun shining overhead Thursday at Sunrise River School in North Branch, but it still resembled a beach, nonetheless. Students at the school donned beachwear — like sunglasses and Hawaiian shirts — spread out towels on the lunchroom floor and pretended the […]

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    Tim Gabrielson, a magician with more than 20 years of experience in the sleight-of-hand field, entertained students at Sunrise River Elementary School Thursday. He made a bowling ball appear seemingly out of nowhere, coaxed a stuffed animal to shake like it was real and he tore a newspaper to shreds then restored it […]

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Sunrise River School in North Branch Friday was a mix of flannel shirts, cowboy hats and John Deere shirts during “Farm 2 School” day. Students learned about fruits and vegetables that were grown on local farms — the produce they then ate at lunchtime. Outside the school, there was a John Deere tractor courtesy of […]

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Lori Zimmerman is new Sunrise River School principal Since she started with North Branch Area Public Schools in 1990, Lori Zimmerman has worn many “hats.” Recently, she donned another — that of Sunrise River School principal. Jason Hartmann, the elementary school’s former principal, left the post in June to become the principal at Blue Heron Elementary […]

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— Military dad shocks son with special visit at NB elementary school — Young Ayden’s smile said it all. The Greene family of North Branch reunited in surprise fashion Friday afternoon, Nov. 9, when U.S. Army Reservist Adam Greene, in complete military fatigues, popped inside Melanie Gooley’s first grade classroom at Sunrise River Elementary School. For […]

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For a time at the school board meeting Nov. 8, it looked as though the District #138 School Board might not approve a plan to address higher than expected enrollment this school year. However, the school board eventually came to a decision and approved the aforementioned plan 5-1. School board member Trent Jensen cast the […]

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