Two Students Named as Finalists in National Writing Contest

The 2018/19 Letters About Literature National Writing Contest has announced their finalists after their preliminary round of judging for the state of Minnesota. A total of 560 Level 1 letters were judged in the preliminary round. Of those, 58 have moved on to the final round of judging, including two written by the following students from Julie Reid’s classroom: -Hamdi Abdullahi -Adonai Yidnekachew These decisions were made based on a judging rubric and a ranked scoring result. Minnesota State winners will be announced later this month. Congratulations to our CMSW writing contest... Continue reading Two Students Named as Finalists in National Writing Contest

History Day State Competition Success

Three groups of students earned Honorable Mention in the MN State History Day Competition. We are proud of all 13 students who competed. Here is the list of award winners: Honorable Mention – Group Exhibits Kent State Massacre:  Assault on Peaceful Protest — Sammy Kreemer, Viriya Sann Chanthalakeo, Jackson Sperry Honorable Mention – Group Performances Rosie the Riveter — Sarah Ryan, Paige Sommerfeld Sitting Bull’s Last Stand — Erick Chapman, Bryce Dunkelberger, Mason Lange, Caleb... Continue reading History Day State Competition Success