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March 28, 2019 Vol. 1 No. 13

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R.L. Stevenson Elementary hosts Family Science and Engineering Night
From building circuits to making mini-catapults, the activities at Science and Engineering Night at Stevenson Elementary School fueled an interest in science and technology - igniting the creative minds of students and their families. Over 400 families attended the event on Thursday, March 14, 2019, which was held in partnership with the Works Museum, an interactive technology and science museum located in Bloomington, Minn. Click to view photos OR Click to read the full story...



FHS senior earns full-tuition scholarships, grants to Carleton College
Fridley High School senior Nadia Hawkins was thrilled to receive her acceptance notification to Carleton College, one of the most prestigious liberal arts colleges in the nation. Although, the letter that followed a few days later far exceeded her expectations - Nadia received more than $70,000 of grant and scholarship funds from the college. "I felt so relieved," said Nadia. "After my initial visit there, I absolutely loved it and it became my number one choice, but I knew it was going to be expensive. I just wasn't expecting such a big number!" Click to read more...

FMS students advance to state-level National History Day competition
Congratulations to the nine Fridley Middle School (FMS) 8th grade students who were selected to advance to the National History Day state competition! A total of 35 FMS students competed at National History Day regionals on March 23, 2019 at White Bear Lake High School. Click to read more...

FHS senior testifies at U.S. House Appropriations Subcommitee, advocates for maternal and neonatal tetanus funding

On behalf of Kiwanis International, Key Club International President and Fridley High School senior Emily Rice appeared before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations on March 12. Rice advocated for maternal and neonatal tetanus funding in the 2020 fiscal year, as part of the Kiwanis International and UNICEF - The Eliminate Project. Click to read more...

Fridley Key Club students earns awards, Distinguished Diamond Level distinction at annual District Convention
For the 17th year in a row, Fridley High School (FHS) Key Club earned the Distinguished Diamond Level Club distinction at the Minnesota-Dakota's District Convention on March 8-10, 2019 in Willmar, Minn. This notable distinction is given to clubs that have completed 50 service projects, served over 4,000 hours in community service and raised over $10,000 in fundraising efforts in a given year. Click to read more...

FHS Choir students perform at
Cupcake Concert

The Fridley High School Choir Department hosted its 4th annual Cupcake Concert on March 7, 2019. The unique concert is "flipped," meaning the audience gets to sit on stage as the students perform! All students in the underclassmen choir Bel Canto prepared and performed a solo, and upper class students auditioned for solo spots - totaling 29 talented individuals. Click to read more...

FHS students perform at Variety Show
Nine Fridley High School (FHS) students performed at the annual Variety Show on March 14, 2019. The show is an opportunity for FHS students to showcase their talents through creative and expressive acts, which included singing, dancing, and improv performances. Click to view more photos...

FMS 7th and 8th grade students present spring musical - Dorothy in Wonderland
The Fridley Middle School (FMS) 7th and 8th grade students presented their spring musical - Dorothy in Wonderland on March 21-23, 2019. Click to view more photos...

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