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It’s flu shot time

October 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — As the weather begins to turn cooler, it’s a gentle reminder that cold weather and flu season are in the not too distant future. 

Since 2009, the Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation has sponsored flu shots for studen…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: District 518 offers credit recovery options for grades 9-12

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By NATE HANSON, District 518

WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Any student from our area should communicate wit…continue reading on dglobe.com

Don’t bully, be happy

October 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — October may be widely known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but it’s also Bullying Prevention Month.

School districts around the country are participating in activities to bring attention to the subject that has gained notoriet…continue reading on dglobe.com

Don’t bully, be happy

October 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — October may be widely known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but it’s also Bullying Prevention Month.

School districts around the country are participating in activities to bring attention to the subject that has gained notoriet…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Three reasons to vote ‘yes’ on 518 referendum

October 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Mike Woll, Worthington

On Nov. 4, District 518 voters will decide whether to replace an existing operating referendum with a slightly increased referendum.
This referendum does not include agricultural land but does include a state match of $5…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: High school welcomes new mobile technology for students, teachers

September 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By BARRY FISCHER, District 518

WORTHINGTON — The 2014-2015 school year is well under way and so is the second year of District 518’s device implementation plan.
The first year witnessed the roll-out of iPads for students throughout grade…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: High school welcomes new mobile technology for students, teachers

September 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By BARRY FISCHER, District 518

WORTHINGTON — The 2014-2015 school year is well under way and so is the second year of District 518’s device implementation plan.
The first year witnessed the roll-out of iPads for students throughout grade…continue reading on dglobe.com

District 518 moves forward with preschool grant

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Board of Education approved a motion Tuesday to inform the Minnesota Department of Education that it will continue pursuit of a grant that would enable families to send lower-income students to an all-day preschool.&n…continue reading on dglobe.com

District 518 moves forward with preschool grant

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Board of Education approved a motion Tuesday to inform the Minnesota Department of Education that it will continue pursuit of a grant that would enable families to send lower-income students to an all-day preschool.&n…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Teamwork prized at Prairie Elementary

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

By HEIDI MEYER, District 518

WORTHINGTON — At Prairie Elementary, we provide excellent educational opportunities to more than 1,200 students from Early Childhood through fourth grade. Educators at Prairie Elementary are extremely dedicated …continue reading on dglobe.com