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November 22, 2017
Patti Wiens returned to New Life Academy Nov. 17 for its 40th anniversary celebration. The non-denominational Christian school and church was founded in 1977 by a group that included Wiens and her husband, the late Pastor Dick Wiens. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Forty years on: Woodbury's New Life Academy celebrates 40th anniversary
November 22, 2017 - 7:09am
November 14, 2017
Leah Restad, a junior at East Ridge High School, scored a perfect 36 on her ACT. Submitted photo courtesy of Sara Restad
A hard ACT to follow: East Ridge junior nails perfect test score
November 14, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 13, 2017
Ethiopian community looks to digital platforms for improved connections
November 13, 2017 - 9:09am
November 8, 2017
Woodbury resident Ruth Cherinet, a recent high school graduate, said switching to Stillwater Area High School toward the end of high school left her feeling out of place. She said other teenagers among the school's mostly white student body frequently stared at her and were unfriendly. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
As diversity in student body changes, challenges remain for Woodbury-area schools
November 8, 2017 - 1:08pm
Katie Schwartz, Sharon Van Leer, Patricia Driscoll and Tracy Brunnette.
South Washington County School Board winners: Driscoll, Schwartz, Van Leer, Brunnette, Hirsch
November 8, 2017 - 12:08am
November 7, 2017
South Washington County Schools apologized Thursday after it sent an email to all parents in the district that contained private data on thousands of students and parents. File photo
Voters approve South Washington County Schools' three referendum questions
November 7, 2017 - 11:51pm
November 6, 2017
South Washington County voters to settle 3-question referendum
November 6, 2017 - 9:02am
October 30, 2017
Woodbury teenager completes prestigious leadership program
October 30, 2017 - 8:45am
October 8, 2017
Candidates for the District 833 School Board participate in an election forum Sept. 26. Ten candidates are running for four seats, each a four-year term. Another five candidates are vying for one two-year term. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Boundary plan divides District 833 School Board candidates
October 8, 2017 - 9:53pm
October 4, 2017
Bailey Elementary students celebrate the federal Blue Ribbon School designation it received from the U.S. Department of Education Sept. 28. With them are Principal Candy Hofstad and District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus. Photo courtesy of District 833
Bailey Elementary School earns a blue ribbon
October 4, 2017 - 7:55pm
September 22, 2017
Violist Sam Bergman (left) speaks to District 833 student musicians following a Sept. 15 concert by the Minnesota Orchestra. Their appearance at East Ridge High School   was part of their  Symphonic Adventures for High Schools program. At right is music William Loeffler RiverTown Multimedia
Philharmonic convergence: Minnesota Orchestra performs at East Ridge High School
September 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 20, 2017
Members of the Fighting Calculators, the robotics team from Woodbury Math & Science Academy (2175, left) celebrate during the East Metro Collaborative Competition Sept. 16 at East Ridge High School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
A gathering of machines: Robots converge on East Ridge High School for tournament
September 20, 2017 - 5:46pm
September 11, 2017
Parents packed a South Washington County School Board meeting earlier this summer to comment on a middle school boundary plan. The board selected a boundary plan Sept. 7. File photo
South Washington County School Board selects task force's middle school boundary plan
September 11, 2017 - 1:18pm
September 5, 2017
The Bove Twins, Cameron (left) and Jackson check out the library at their new school, Brookview Elementary in Woodbury. The twins, 10, attended the Aug. 23 open house with their mother, Lisa. They'll be in the 5th grade. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
A lot of homework: Years in the planning, Brookview Elementary opens doors
September 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 1, 2017
Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
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