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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

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