Spring Lake Park High School student Ananda Patel has been selected as the 2018-2019 state president of the Minnesota Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), and SLPHS student Emma Wadja has been selected as the 2018-2019 FCCLA president-elect.
Beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, each of the four K-4 elementary schools as well as at Westwood supporting fifth and sixth grade students and teachers will have a fulltime gifted and talented/STEM specialist teacher to work with students and teachers.
Along with the ongoing construction of Centerview Elementary School in Blaine, there are several facility construction and renovation projects that have begun or will start in mid to late spring.
The Ignite program uses research-based teaching and creative scheduling to place a greater emphasis on personalizing learning for each student. Four teachers are assigned to students in the Ignite program, which will help build relationships between teachers and students.
Amanda Tran, a 9th grade student at Spring Lake Park High School and FCCLA member, has been selected as one of 14 students across the United States to attend school and live in Japan for six weeks this summer.