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NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
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April 8, 2016
Superintendent's Column: April 2016
Spring is an exciting time for us at Morris Area Schools with many school activities and events for students, parents and the public to enjoy. From track meets to music concerts to prom, our calendar is definitely full. In less than two months we will hold graduation ceremonies for...
April 8, 2016 - 5:09pm
April 5, 2016
Morris GSA hosting reading and discussion at Morris Public Library
MORRIS – The Morris Area Gay Straight Alliance, Morris Area PFLAG and MoQSIE are hosting a book reading and discussion about the acceptance of transgendered loved ones at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 7 at the Morris Public Library. The event will center around The Royal Heart by Greg...
April 5, 2016 - 4:42pm
March 27, 2016
It's obstacle course season at Morris Area Elementary School
MORRIS – Every year the Morris Area Elementary School physical education teachers (Lanna Stahman, Darcy Winkelman, and Andrew Jipson) use half...
March 27, 2016 - 5:25am
March 26, 2016
Morris Area High School parking lot to get summer upgrade
MORRIS — The parking lots at Morris Area High School will be upgraded this summer, after the Morris Area School Board voted Tuesday to...
March 26, 2016 - 5:21am
March 25, 2016
Extracurricular Results: Knowledge Bowl sends one team to state
Seniors return to state Knowledge Bowl competition Morris Area High School will be sending one Knowledge Bowl team to the state tournament on April 12 and 14. Seniors Adam Uphoff, Andrew Mahoney, Jacob Johnson and Owen Ericksen will be returning to state for the second time after...
March 25, 2016 - 4:23pm
Community Education: March 2016
Good communication skills are key to success in life, work, and relationships. Communication is the process by which we exchange information between individuals or groups of people. The Morris Area Public Schools Strategic Plan contains eight core values. These eight core values...
March 25, 2016 - 4:06pm
Morris Police to start ticketing cars parked in elementary school fire lane
MORRIS — At the request of the Morris Area School District, the Morris Police Department will be issuing tickets to drivers who park in the fire lane outside Morris Area Elementary School. In a post to the MPD Facebook Page, Police Chief Ross Tiegs said that while there is...
March 25, 2016 - 3:15pm
March 19, 2016
Local leaders share wishes for legislative session
MORRIS — As Minnesota's legislative session finishes its second week, Minnesota residents have heard a lot about what legislators and Governor Mark Dayton hope to accomplish before May 23 when the session ends. This week, we reached out to local leaders to see what their top...
March 19, 2016 - 5:24am
March 18, 2016
Tiger Beat: March 2016
The days keep flying by as we approach the spring and the last quarter of the school year. Winter activities have come to a close and spring activities are in full swing. Third quarter comes to an end on April 1 with fourth quarter starting on April 4. We will continue to work hard...
March 18, 2016 - 2:49pm
March 12, 2016
Breakfast program encourages healthy eating at high school
MORRIS — Like the Hobbits in J.R.R. Tolkein's Lord of the Rings, Morris Area High School students have the chance to grab a second breakfast...
March 12, 2016 - 5:42am
March 11, 2016
Tiger Cub Beat: March 2016
As you read this article, Morris Area Elementary School will have just hosted our annual Kindergarten Registration Day. I really enjoyed meeting the prospective young students and families we hope will join our school this coming fall. We have much to offer starting with the single...
March 11, 2016 - 3:00pm
March 5, 2016
Students jump into a healthier lifestyle with Jump Rope for Heart
MORRIS — While students jumped in place, their donations to Jump Rope for Heart skyrocketed at Morris Area Elementary School. Again this...
March 5, 2016 - 5:34am
March 4, 2016
Area Student News: March 5, 2016
Jaimie Bergerson of Morris and Haley Scheldorf of Chokio earned dean's list honors from Bemidji State University at the conclusion of the Fall 2015 semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, BSU students must be enrolled for at least 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA during the semester....
March 4, 2016 - 4:15pm
February 26, 2016
Community Education: February 2016
Morris Area Community Education (MACE) and our Early Childhood Programs are excited beyond our wildest dreams. We have been awarded two grants in the past month to help us create an Outdoor Learning Environment. We were awarded $2,000 from the Riverview Foundation and $,5700 from...
February 26, 2016 - 5:12pm
Extracurricular Results: BPA prepares for state conference
BPA getting ready for state conference, fundraising for Special Olympics After being caught up in a whirlwind of events, the Morris Area Business Professionals of America chapter is preparing for the state conference. Over 50 members are pre-submitting their projects and finalizing...
February 26, 2016 - 5:11pm