Tag Archives: Students

Day 63 Freshman Hallway

Freshman students pack up their bags after school. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Students win awards at state convention

Minnehaha journalism students are awarded for their achievements at the state journalism convention Minnehaha journalism students on the Talon staff, the Antler staff and in the beginning journalism class attended the Minnesota State Journalism Convention at the University of Minnesota on Oct. 9 along with 500 other students from schools …

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Decisions and commitments

Sometimes athletes are forced to choose between their club and their school Senior soccer player Ben Bakke fulfilled the dreams of many athletes playing youth sports when he was offered a Division I  scholarship. Bakke committed to Creighton University in Nebraska this summer. He plays for the Minnesota Thunder Academy …

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Not a physician, not a doctors office

Changes in the nurse’s office Minnehaha nurse Christine Erlenborn has sent newsletters and talked to parents attempting to inform the Minnehaha community of some changes in the nurse’s office. The first big change is the establishment of a health service mission and vision. As printed in the 2012-2013 student handbook, …

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SAT reading average hits a forty year low

Over half of 2012’s graduates may not be ready for college Over 1.5 million students took the SAT college entrance exam during the last school year, but only 43% of those students are expected to do well in college based on scores. The College Board reported that scores from the …

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Finding the right mindset

Why do some people succeed while others do not? As the summer Olympics came to an end, we saw youngsters like 16-year-old Gabby Douglas and 17-year-old Missy Franklin succeed. We looked to them and wondered how hard they worked and how much they had accomplished. We even remembered Michael Phelps, …

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Day 22 Buses

Students find their way to their buses after a long Monday of classes. Photo by Maddie Binning.  

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Day 14 Homework Check

Students go over the past night’s homework in Enriched Precalculus. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Day 12 History Test

Students prepare to take their first double chapter test in AP World History. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Day 8 Flex

Students enjoy the outdoors during their flex period. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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