South-West Review Schools

Tue
27
Jan

Inver Grove Heights seeks input on student-led tech conference

Inver Grove Heights Community Schools is asking for the community’s input.

Mon
26
Jan

St. Croix Lutheran in West St. Paul to host school choice forum

St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12 West St. Paul in cooperation with the Minnesota Independent School Forum (MISF) will host to the Parental Choice in Education Forum, sponsored by Opportunity for All Kids (OAK), 9 a.m.

Mon
26
Jan

Saint Thomas Academy makes Sedlak instructor, seeks new athletic director

Saint Thomas Academy announced Jan. 15 that current director of athletics and activities Jason Sedlak ‘93 has been named an instructor in the military department and the assistant head football coach, starting in August.

Mon
26
Jan

Henry Sibley senior recognized for leadership in substance abuse prevention

Natalie Bennett with Henry Sibley High School  principal Ron Monson (submitted photo)
Natalie Bennett with Henry Sibley High School principal Ron Monson (submitted photo)

Natalie Bennett campaigns against unsafe habits

Those who want to get in touch with Natalie Bennett won’t have any luck texting her when she’s behind the wheel.

Mon
22
Dec

Secret shop

Laura Vaughan, West St. Paul Crime Prevention Specialist, helps third-grade student, Cadence Strobach, with her holiday wrapping while at Garlough Elementary on Dec. 13
Laura Vaughan, West St. Paul Crime Prevention Specialist, helps third-grade student, Cadence Strobach, with her holiday wrapping while at Garlough Elementary on Dec. 13 (Linda E. Andersen/Review)

Garlough Elementary in West St. Paul hosted its first Secret Holiday Shop Event for kids at the school on Dec. 13. West St. Paul Parks and Recreation, the West St.

Tue
16
Dec

South St. Paul Public Schools names learning director

South St. Paul Public Schools has announced the hiring of Chad Schmidt as the district’s new director of learning. He will begin his new role Jan. 1.

Mon
01
Dec

Local educators honored as 2014 TIES Exceptional Teachers

Gina  Smethers  and Micah  Klotz  of Inver Grove Heights Community Schools  will be recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2014 Education Technology Conference at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency on Dec. 9.

Mon
10
Nov

Mendota Heights school’s Greek myth project goes back to 1890s


Staff at Convent of the Visitation School in Mendota Heights dug up this photo of students in the early 1900s acting out a Greek myth. In the 1890s, mythology was apparently part of gym class at the Catholic private school. (Submitted photo)

When Nicole Sutton inherited a project involving students acting out Greek myths, the freshman English teacher decided to find out how long the tradition has existed.

Thu
06
Nov

District 197 voters bolster technology, security funds


With a string of Facebook photos Nov. 5, School District 197 thanked the community for voting to increase funding for technology and security initiatives. Similar requests failed in a special election in May. (Courtesy photo)

Steam behind stadium falls short at polls
The second time's the charm for School District 197.
West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools will see a jump in funding starting next year, thanks to the around 10,000 voters who said "yes" to security upgrades and renewing and increasing the technology levy.

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