Minnesota Center sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students made their presentations to the judges during the local Future City competition at the Isanti Middle School auditorium Feb. 26. The students imagined, designed, and built tabletop scale models for cities of the future using recycled materials. Minnesota Center teacher Rebecca Strand said, “This STEAM project integrated [...]
Even though a winter storm was brewing outside, Cambridge-Isanti School Board members were flashing smiles upon learning the results of the district’s $10 million bond sale during its Feb. 20 board meeting. In November 2013, district voters approved a $10 million bond referendum that will be used to fund the most critical safety, security, repairs [...]
With a student made banner in the background, Superintendent Gregory Winter presented certificates honoring school board members for their service at the Braham School Board meeting Feb. 24. The elementary school is planning to implement Response to Intervention (RTI) and a gifted and talented program for the next school year. As part of the gifted [...]
Braham Elementary reached its goal in collecting $3,301 for Pennies for Patients to benefit the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Part of that goal was having Elementary Principal Jeff Eklund shave his head. Katie Grundyson, owner of Salon 311, donated her time to oversee the shaving of Eklund’s hair. “I am so proud of our [...]
Justin Audette (left), Store Manager for Isanti Mobil, presents Randy Pauly, Principal of Isanti Middle School/Minnesota Center with a $500 ExxonMobil Educational Grant check. This gift will be used to support activities within the IMS Science program and the MNC STEAM (Science-Technology-Environment/Engineering-Arts-Math) initiative.
In the fifth and final meet of the year and having already locked up a State berth, the Cambridge-Isanti Mathletes came out firing on all cylinders and scored an impressive 71 points in the Feb. 10 home meet. With the win, the Bluejackets swept the season and won all five Rum River Math League meets [...]