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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

Worthington ESL students get work published

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Two natives of Burma who spent part of their life running through the jungles of their homeland due to government conflict, and ultimately finding protection in a refugee camp in Thailand, have had their stories and artwork published….continue reading on dglobe.com

New completion date set for District 518 bus garage

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Despite several setbacks over the past year, District 518 is moving forward with the completion of its bus garage.

Last April, in an effort to lower transportation costs and get more competitive contract bids, the district purchase…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Communications committee connects with community

April 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

By ZACH DINGMANN, District 518

WORTHINGTON — This year the District Communications Committee has been active in finding ways to reach out and communicate with local businesses. One of the committee’s goals is to create collaborative partn…continue reading on dglobe.com

Monday concert to feature more than 200 WMS band students

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

JANE TURPIN MOORE
Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON ­â€”Monday at 7 p.m. marks the final chance for fans of the Worthington Middle School (WMS) bands to hear the more than 200 fifth- through eighth-grade instrumentalists in concert this season.
“Thi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Winter Guard among new experiences

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Lars Opaczek, Crailsheim exchange student to Worthington

Hello Worthington,
My last month here was pretty exciting. First I joined the Winter Guard (a competition of Color Guards from different marching bands). I got to hang out with a lo…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Winter Guard among new experiences

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Lars Opaczek, Crailsheim exchange student to Worthington

Hello Worthington,
My last month here was pretty exciting. First I joined the Winter Guard (a competition of Color Guards from different marching bands). I got to hang out with a lo…continue reading on dglobe.com

WHS speech team heads for sections Saturday

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — After competing in eight regular-season meets, the Worthington High School (WHS) speech team heads northeast on Saturday to participate in the Section 2AA speech contest at Mankato West.
“We’re taking a squad of 16 to sections, continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: 21st century grant has served many

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

By SHARON JOHNSON, District 518

WORTHINGTON — For the last five years, District 518 Community Education has managed a federal 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant. The goals of the 21st CCLC programs are to prepare parti…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: 21st century grant has served many

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

By SHARON JOHNSON, District 518

WORTHINGTON — For the last five years, District 518 Community Education has managed a federal 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant. The goals of the 21st CCLC programs are to prepare parti…continue reading on dglobe.com