John Glenn Middle School and ham radio volunteers made history Feb. 22 by speaking with Commander Shane Kimbrough, commander of the International Space Station. Sixth-grader Andrewon Xiong wanted to know, “How important is team work to the mission of the ISS crew?”
Students ask Commander Kimbrough about life in space
“NA1SS, KOJDD calling for a scheduled contact. Do you copy? Over.”
The show choir performance concluded the Northern Lights Showcase. In its 5th year, the showcase included a talent show, refreshments and silent auction with 280 items. Five energetic songs were part of this year’s theme “Money Can’t Buy You Happiness.”.
Former players, coaches and referees gathered for a photo with Tartan basketball coach Mark Klingsborn, left center, before the tip-off of the boys basketball home opener.
Christine Osorio — Superintendent
Recently, Tartan High School celebrated an exciting event to recognize the achievements of longtime basketball coach Mark Klingsborn, who is better known to students as “Coach K.”
Hundreds of fans filled the stands at the Tartan boys basketball home opener. Coach K was honored for his induction into the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Former players, coaches and referees gathered for a photo with the coach before the tip-off. He also celebrated his 500th career win!
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Maplewood Monarch athletes and coaches yelled their oath in the Richardson Elementary School gym, just like they do before every practice and competition: “We are the Monarch family. We respect and treat each other as equals.