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Sea of gray: Groutfit Day and other spirit themes grow popular at East Ridge
The Gaming Goat offers analog fun
Woodbury faces 3.84 percent tax levy increase in 2017
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Woodbury police receive report of UFO abductions
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Football: Woodbury gets second straight win vs. Stillwater
Football: Raptors cap homecoming with win over CDH
A busy year for Woodbury diver Miller
Rydberg calls it a career
Girls Soccer: Woodbury controls play in 2-0 win vs. Park
HealthEast Clinic -- Woodwinds to hold open house Tuesday
Life at the crossroads: ‘Songs for a New World’ examines human response to loss
Residents rally for Big Truck Day
38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
arts and entertainment
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VIEWPOINT: Students demonstrate service-based learning in many ways
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April 29, 2016
Woodbury residents play major role in Bell Museum's next steps
Two Woodbury residents and 3M Co. employees have played major roles in the next big step for a world-class natural history museum in Minnesota....
April 29, 2016 - 12:41am
November 17, 2015
District 833 awarded $10,000 grant for math instruction
Math curriculum plus farmers equals success for South Washington County Schools. Earlier this summer District 833 was awarded a $10,000 grant...
November 17, 2015 - 9:37am
August 2, 2015
Lobbying for those with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
Recent high school graduate Gary Riege of Cottage Grove is a science and math whiz. He’s also a Star Wars fanatic, avid computer science techie...
August 2, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 25, 2015
Peace of Mind incorporates math and science lessons into summer camp
For most summer camps it’s all about playtime and getting outside. Over at Peace of Mind Early Education Center, though, it’s so much more....
June 25, 2015 - 3:14pm
November 8, 2009
Siekmeier makes MSA history at State cross-country meet
With the sound of a starter's pistol and an initial step over the line, Jacob Siekmeier made Math and Science Academy history on a sunny Saturday...
November 8, 2009 - 10:47am
August 12, 2009
Math placement test for new Lake Middle School students
The Math Placement Test for students who are both new to School District 833 and will be attending Lake Middle School in September, will be held Wednesday, Aug. 19, 9 a.m. in the cafetorium of the school, 3133 Pioneer Drive, Woodbury. Further information is available by calling the...
August 12, 2009 - 10:39am
May 5, 2009
Math and science programs get a little burst of ingenuity
School District 833 math and science teachers in grades 3 - 8 will be recognized at a 3M awards presentation May 6, for their creative ideas and desire to bring innovative teaching methods and learning activities into the classroom, their commitment to students, and excellence in...
May 5, 2009 - 7:16am
March 11, 2009
District 833 math and biology textbook preview
On Monday, March 16, representatives from the Teaching and Learning Services Department of School District 833 will be available in the District Service Center board room from 6 to 7:30 p.m. as part of a textbook review process. The department invites the community to preview materials...
March 11, 2009 - 1:27am
February 19, 2009
Sylvan to offer free math refresher workshop for parents
It is common for parents of elementary school-aged children to feel secure helping their children with math assignments. However, as children enroll in more advanced math classes, parents often become less confident in their ability to help their children.
February 19, 2009 - 11:05am
December 10, 2008
Breaking down math barriers
Mathematics can be a daunting subject for many students. The amount of numbers and sequences floating around students heads could give anyone a headache. Woodbury High School now offers students some extra help when it comes to mastering math skills with the seven-week long PLATO...
December 10, 2008 - 11:18am
December 5, 2008
833 wants more time to meet math standard
For the past two years, high school juniors, including those in School District 833, have done poorly on state math tests. Last spring, only 31 percent passed statewide. Those tests count for a lot more this coming spring, when 11th-graders who don't pass, and fail re-takes in their...
December 5, 2008 - 2:34pm
August 13, 2008
Local educator tours Iron Range
Michelle Matson, a social studies teacher at the Math and Science Academy, Woodbury, was one of 80 educators selected to participate in the July 27 week-long workshop "Building America: Minnesota's Iron Range, U.S. Industrialization, and the Creation of a World Power." The workshops...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
MSA grad earns scholarship
A high school graduate with a dream to become a neurosurgeon has won a scholarship. Manasa Kanneganti, who graduated from the Math and Science Academy this year and lives in Woodbury, won the $1,500 scholarship from the Courage Center in Minneapolis. Kanneganti plans to attend Boston...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Math scores up slightly in District 833 state tests
In general, School District 833 is strong in math with a 1- percent increase in state test scores, according to Rick Spicuzza, district director of teaching and learning. "Third, fourth and fifth grade students did really well in math," he said. Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Battling the market
Math and Science Academy students led by teacher Michelle Matson and Liberty Ridge Elementary School students in Tina Van Erp's Investigations classes have joined BestPrep and more than 8,200 students in 175 schools around Minnesota to compete in The Stock Market Game this spring....
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am