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Best High Schools Ranked In The Twin Cities Metro: U.S. News  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Best High Schools Ranked In Twin Cities Metro - Maple Grove, MN - Here are top 100 schools in the Twin Cities metro, according to new rankings from U.S. ...



Westonka approves later start times for 2019-20 school year  SW News Media

MOUND — Students in the Westonka School District will get to sleep later next year.



Mound Westonka recognizes distinguished students | Mound  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students who exhibited outstanding effort, citizenship and academic achievement for the first semester of the 2018-2019 school ...



A look inside Mound Westonka's new performing arts center and activity center  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — Thank you. That's the message people who run the new Performing Arts Center and Westonka Activity Center at Mound Westonka High ...



White Hawk makes all-star game cut | Mound  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka White Hawks standout football player Kris Kurtz was recently selected to play in the 2018 Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game, ...



Mound Westonka goalie among the best in the state  KARE11.com

MINNETRISTA, Minn. — Over at Mound Westonka High School, the student has become the master. Just two years ago, Taylor Smith was backing up the now ...



Westonka Food Shelf slates March fundraising events | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

March is Minnesota FoodShare Campaign month, and that means that the Westonka Food Shelf is preparing for their biggest fundraisers and food drives of the ...



Westonka students Kantola and Prok ExCEL | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

Juniors Chloe Kantola and Connor Prok have been selected as the Mound Westonka High School recipients of the Minnesota State High School League's ...



Mound Westonka HS's new arts and athletic complex is complete  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — The multimillion dollar performing arts center and athletic and recreational facility at Mound Westonka High School is complete.



MWHS Theatre slates spring performance of 'Cinderella' | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The timeless enchantment of a magical fairy tale is coming to life on the Westonka Performing Arts Center stage March 8-10. The Mound Westonka High School ...



Westonka seniors perform in prestigious Dorian Vocal Festival  ECM Publishers

Five Mound Westonka High School seniors were invited to take part in this year's prestigious Dorian Vocal Festival, hosted by Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, ...



MWHS Theatre presents 'The Addams Family' | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Theater Department is proud to present “The Addams Family” as this year's fall musical Nov. 15 - 18. The shows start at 7:30 ...



Westonka School District opens deluxe athletic and theater centers  Star Tribune

The wrestling team at Mound Westonka High School no longer has to unroll its mats on the floor of the cafeteria. Performers in school plays don't have to change ...



High school girls host youth hockey players | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka-Watertown Mayer-Southwest Christian Girls hockey team hosted their annual joint skating event with the Westonka Youth Hockey ...



White Hawks swim, dive team looks back on season  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Holy Family swim and dive team celebrated a record breaking season at their end of the season banquet hosted at the Lafayette Club on ...



Grammy Award Winner performs with Westonka choir | Mound  ECM Publishers

Aaron Sheehan, a Grammy Award-Winning Operatic Tenor paid a visit to the new Westonka Performing Arts Center on Friday, Nov. 2. This event marked the first ...



White Hawks girls hockey kicks off anniversary season  ECM Publishers

This year is the 25th anniversary of girls hockey in the State of Minnesota and the 21st year that the sport has been offered at Mound Westonka High School.



Westonka alum trains for amateur MMA fight | Mound  ECM Publishers

Dylan Smerillo graduated from Mound Westonka High School in 2017, and has spent the last year taking some pretty interesting strides towards a degree in ...



Westonka opens season with big wins | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School football team opened the 2018 season Aug. 30 with a decisive 48-14 win at St. Paul Highland Park. After going into halftime ...



White Hawks boys move into first place in conference  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks boys basketball team is currently on a nine game winning streak, increasing their overall record to 17 wins with six losses.



White Hawks wrestlers look for big season | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team will look to build on last year's success and reach their team goals. The White Hawks had a solid showing ...



Students Stuff the Bus for the Westonka Food Shelf  ECM Publishers

Every year the Westonka Food Shelf encourages local schools to help them with their March Minnesota FoodShare fundraising campaign by “stuffing the bus.



Hitting the slopes | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys and girls Nordic Ski teams had a conference classic ski race at Hyland Lake Park Reserve in Bloomington. Classic cross-country ski ...



New buildings, new opportunities | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Two major projects are underway this summer at Mound Westonka High School. The school is spending $22.95 million on a Performing Arts Center and an ...



Meet Minnesota's 2019 Teacher of the Year  Minnesota Public Radio News

On Sunday, Education Minnesota announced its teacher of the year, Jessica Davis. A math teacher from South St. Paul Secondary School, Davis mostly teaches ...



White Hawks wrestlers place 2nd at Fridley Invitational  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling squad opened the season with a runner-up finish at the Fridley Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 1. Delano won the ...



Westonka grads say goodbye to high school | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Consolidated High School opened in September 1917 and graduated its first class in the spring of 1918. One hundred years later, the members of the ...



Combined girls hockey is on a roll | Mound  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Varsity Girls Hockey team extended its season opening winning streak to 10 games last week with wins over New Prague, Orono, ...



White Hawks girls hockey team remains undefeated | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/W-M/SW Christian Varsity Girls Hockey extended its season opening winning streak to seven with a pair of wins on their northern ...



Orono-Mound-Westonka boys swim, dive team kicks off season  ECM Publishers

The OMW Boys have officially started their season with two-and-a-half-hour practices Monday-Friday and three-hour practices on Saturday. To reward their hard ...



How local schools rank on U.S. News' Best High Schools list  SW News Media

ORONO — Several area high schools have been named among the top 10 high schools in Minnesota, according to recently released rankings by U.S. News ...



Westonka Student Senate announces Homecoming Court | Education  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Student Senate is excited to announce the 2018 Homecoming Week celebration planned for Sept. 24-29. Homecoming 2018 ...



AP scholars named for exceptional achievement on exams  ECM Publishers

A total of 32 Mound Westonka High School students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP exams last school ...



Westonka lacrosse teams head to state championships | Sports  ECM Publishers

Both the 12U and 14U Westonka Boys Lacrosse teams had an amazing year. The 14U team came in second place in their division and the 12U team came in ...



Westonka dive team remains undefeated | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

The girls swim and dive team beat the Orono Spartans last night with a 105-76 win! The girls continue to build onto their impressive season with a 4-0 start. Both.



White Hawks boys' hockey off to 5-2 start to season  ECM Publishers

After one of the most successful seasons in school history, the Mound Westonka boys' hockey team got the 2018-2019 season underway and are off to a 5-2 ...



White Hawk girls hockey defeats No. 5 rated South St. Paul  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/W-M/SW Christian White Hawks defeated fifth ranked South St. Paul in a 3-2 thriller on Tuesday, Nov. 20th at Thaler arena. It was the first ...



White Hawks football celebrates 2018 season | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School football team celebrated another memorable season at an awards banquet Nov. 18 at the Lafayette Club.



Win pushes girls hockey team to 4-0 on season  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School (MWHS) Varsity Girls Hockey team improved its record to 4-0 last week with impressive victories over Northfield, Minneapolis ...



White Hawks extend streak, move into 6th | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys basketball team continued in their winning ways by beating the host Dassel Cokato Chargers 62-32. It was their sixth straight win ...



Swimmers, divers take 2nd at invite | Orono  ECM Publishers

To say it's been a big week for the Orono Girls Swim and Dive Team would be an understatement. The girls returned to school on Tuesday, Sept. 4, checked in.



White Hawks girls tennis opens season with victory  ECM Publishers

On Thursday Sept. 30, MWHS girls tennis team hosted New Prague for their annual parent picnic and Senior recognition night. The final score for the match was ...



Hawks' girls tennis team ready, continues rebuilding | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

Last year was a successful year, but was also the beginning of rebuilding for the MW White Hawk Girls Tennis Team. The girls went 10-9 on the season, but ...



MWHF swimmers, divers take 3rd at varsity championships  ECM Publishers

The girls have had an impressive season this year with a record of 9-2, compared to last year's record of 3-10. They have come a long way and they are.



New children's book takes readers on a Lake Minnetonka adventure  ECM Publishers

Mikaela Casey always knew that Lake Minnetonka was a special place, and her first book, “Lenny the Loon: An Adventure on Lake Minnetonka,” highlights its ...



Combined girls hockey team sets record | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Girls Varsity team ended its regular season with a flourish last week. They defeated Waconia on Friday, Feb. 1st on Senior Night ...



White Hawks ready to hit the gridiron | Mound  ECM Publishers

The 2018 football season is officially underway at Mound Westonka High School. Last year, the White Hawks gridders ended a 30-year drought by winning their ...



Students take a trip back to the 60's with 'Sweet Charity'  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Theater Department will present “Sweet Charity” as this year's fall musical on Nov. 16 - 19. The shows start at 7:30 p.m. on ...



MWHS senior graduates with pair of tassels | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

MWHS senior Erin Ross is a little ahead of the game. She graduated May 27 with the Centennial Class of 2018. But she was already a college graduate by that.



White Hawks boys conference champs in skiing | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys and girls Nordic Ski teams competed in the Twin City Nordic Ski Conference Championship race on Friday, Jan. 25 at Wirth Park in ...



Westonka D2 team wins championship | Community  ECM Publishers

The Westonka D2 Red Fastpitch team took home the 2018 league championship during the season ending tournament at Wayzata High School on July 14th.



Prom takes Westonka 'Around the World' | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School juniors and seniors will enjoy a trip “All Around the World” for prom night 2018. The fun begins at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, with.



Minnetrista receives $2K grant for AEDs | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

Minnetrista continues to move forward in their efforts to improve their city. At their July 16 meeting, the Minnetrista City Council welcomed two guests who made ...



Mound teen co-authors book about happiness with her grandmother  KARE11.com

The Science of Happy spotlights keys to happiness.



Hockey boosters get a boost | Community  ECM Publishers

The Northwest Tonka Lion's Club and Dan at Surfside Bar & Grill partnered to make a significant donation to the Mound Westonka High School Boys Hockey ...



White Hawks girls hockey team state bound | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Girls Hockey team qualified for its third state tournament berth in its history last Thursday night down at Gustavus College by ...



20 area wrestlers advance to the state tournament | Lake Minnetonka Sports  SW News Media

Wrestlers from across the state will converge on St. Paul and the Xcel Energy Center this week with hopes of taking home a state championship.



For Senior Prank, Mound Westonka HS Graduates Honor Teachers, Staff  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As graduation nears, high school seniors often have a tradition of an end of the year prank. Mound Westonka is no different, but this ...



Win starts Westonka season | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

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Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings - Maple Grove, MN - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools at every grade level in Minnesota, ...



Westonka athletes earn awards | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School celebrated standout athletes from the 2018 graduating class at the Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Athletic Recognition Breakfast May 10 ...



Wrestlers take fourth in Hibbing | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team went 4-3 over the week, picking up a win in a non-conference dual, and going 3-3 at the Hibbing Duals for a ...



Westonka lacrosse competes at tourney | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Westonka Youth Boys Lacrosse teams played in the River Valley Rumble Tournament this past weekend on June 9-10. All three teams were competitive ...



Suburban schools add contract counselors as vaping, marijuana use booms  Star Tribune

Chris Lawler works as a chemical dependency counselor twice a week at Edina High School. He provides the same services the rest of the week at Mound ...



Mound native's 1st book is a colorful tribute to Lake Minnetonka  SW News Media

Lake Minnetonka is a special place for Mound native Mikaela Casey, and she used her childhood memories to inspire her first book.



Grounds broken, students back at it: New features to Lake Minnetonka schools  SW News Media

What: The Loft. Where: At Minnetonka High School, near the west gym. Timeline: Construction began at the end of last March and was done and dusted by the ...



Poultry princess passes crown | Local News  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School junior Mikayla Schlosser knows a lot more about poultry than the average teenager, a strength that helped her on her way to ...



Mound Westonka students disciplined for alleged racist behavior in dodgeball tourney  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Several Mound Westonka High School students are facing disciplinary action, including suspension, after participating in an annual dodgeball tournament while ...



White Hawks swim at state championships | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/Holy Family White Hawks sent 8 swimmers to the State Championships that was held on Nov. 15-16, at the University of Minnesota Jean ...



8 Lake Minnetonka-area teachers up for Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — Eight Lake Minnetonka-area teachers are up for the 2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor.



Mound Westonka boys basketball team earns another split  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Boys basketball team earned a split in their two home games last week despite several players battling illnesses.



White Hawks wrestlers sweep spectrum quad | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestlers returned to action from holiday break on Thursday, Jan. 3, competing at Spectrum High School in quad with the ...



This Mound alum's 'Got Talent' | Mound  ECM Publishers

Andrea Kittelson, formerly Andrea Hansen, had her first voice lessons with retired teacher Andrea Schussler, sang in the choirs at Grandview Middle School and ...



The places you'll go: Lake Minnetonka graduates 2018  SW News Media

"Oh the places you'll go ..." Check out the gallery with images from Hopkins High School, Minnetonka High School, Mound Westonka High School and Wayzata ...



State's teacher of the year on students: 'They keep me young'  Star Tribune

It was Corey Bulman's high school English teacher who helped inspire him to pursue a career in teaching. "We read Shakespeare, we broke down Beatles lyrics, ...



Westonka DECA brings home hardware | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

As any DECA student will tell you, it's all about that glass. Mound Westonka High School sent 22 students to the 2018 DECA International Career Development ...



Westonka softball finishes conference season in third | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Westonka varsity softball finished the Wright County West conference season in third with a 10-4 record and a 14-7 overall record to complete another busy ...



Hawks get first win at Watertown Invite | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Cross Country team competed in the Watertown Invitational on Oct. 9. It was a cold, windy, rainy day, but the runners persevered.



High School Students’ Questionable Costumes Raise Concern At School Event  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several high school students face consequences because of what they wore to a yearly fundraiser. At least seven Mound Westonka ...



Lake Minnetonka-area alumni make big impacts at the college level  SW News Media

Alumni from Lake Minnetonka area high schools have been busy this fall making an impact for their college teams around the country. While not a complete list ...



Orono, Westonka soccer clubs to combine this season  ECM Publishers

It's probably a little-known fact that soccer is the most played sport in Westonka,” says Colin Mather, a longtime Westonka Soccer Club board member.



Distinguished students honored | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students who exhibited outstanding effort, citizenship and academic achievement for the third quarter of the 2017-2018 school ...



White Hawks compete at Thundering Royal Elk Invitational  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka cross country team competed in the Thundering Royal Elk Invitational on Oct. 4 at Fox Hollow Golf Course in St. Michael. This meet was ...



MWHF divers take on, take down Waconia in pool  ECM Publishers

On Thursday, Sept. 27, the MW-HF faced the Wildcats from Waconia. Going into the meet Coach Ben Hanson told the girls this would be a close meet, everyone ...



Local wrestlers receive end of season awards | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka wrestling squad held their end of the season banquet on Tuesday, March 13 at Mound Westonka High School, concluding an excellent ...



Westonka 12U team ranks in top 10 | Community  ECM Publishers

The Westonka 12U Black Fastpitch team has continued their dominating run on the softball diamond this season. With a record of 20-10-3, the team finished ...



Mound Westonka's royal court | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students enjoyed a theme of All Around the World for Prom 2018 on May 5 at the Lafayette Club. Englert and Godoy-Henderson ...



Westonka tennis opens season in Buffalo | Sports  ECM Publishers

After three months of indoor captain's practices and one week outside on the courts, the Westonka Boys Tennis Team headed to Buffalo for their first match of the ...



MWHS theater department brings 'Egad' to stage | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The MWHS Theatre Department is proud to present “Egad, The Woman in White,” a melodrama by Tim Kelly, on March 9 and 10 at 7:30 p.m. and on March 11.



Student 'geek squads' maintain school devices, help teachers  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Buffalo kindergarten teacher Maria Spurlock was still struggling after trying for more than a week to get a reading app working on all of her classroom iPads.



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



Students spend summer touring Europe as 'Ambassadors of Music'  ECM Publishers

Nineteen students and graduates from the Mound Westonka High School band and choir programs experienced the trip of a lifetime this summer. The musicians ...



What's on MPR News – 5/6/19 | NewsCut  MPR News

Here are the stories, topics, and guests you'll hear on Monday on MPR News.



White Hawks boys kick off tennis season | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

After a cold and snowy start to Spring, the Westonka Boys Tennis team finally took to the courts and got in their first match of the season. With five of.



The Hawkettes win Kick title at Wright County championship  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Hawkettes Dance Team knew they were in for an exciting competition at the Wright County Conference Championships on Jan. 20th.



Gophers' Shane Wiskus repeats as Big Ten gymnast of the year  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gophers sophomore Shane Wiskus was chosen the winner of his second consecutive Big Ten gymnast of the year award Monday. He shared the award with ...



A grand teachable moment: Tisland reflects on Teacher of the...  Republican Eagle

Although Sheena Tisland wasn't named Minnesota Teacher of the Year, it was an experience she won't soon forget. Tisland, a ninth-grade language arts ...



Combined swim team send 8 swimmers to state tourney  ECM Publishers

The section 3A Championship for swimming was held in Hutchinson on Thursday, Nov. 8 (prelims) and Saturday, Nov. 10th (finals). The top 16 in each event at ...



Hackbarth headed to nationals in Seattle | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Sienna Hackbarth, a 2017 Mound Westonka High School graduate, has been selected to represent Special Olympics Team Minnesota (SOMN) at the 2018 USA ...



Hennepin Countys High Schools, Ranked For 2019  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Hennepin County's High Schools, Ranked For 2019 - Maple Grove, MN - Here are the top 25 high schools in Hennepin County and how they rank for the new ...



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