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Roosevelt Elementary

September 12, 2016
Jim Mitteness, dean of students, and Emily Streich, first grade teacher, talk to students about playground manners during the STARS student behavior program on Friday at Roosevelt Elementary School. Mitteness told the kids that they are all friends on the playground and they should all play with one another. Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Rules, rules, rules: They keep a school humming along
September 12, 2016 - 9:21am
June 29, 2016
Willmar Public Schools' summer program reaches hundreds of students
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
Roosevelt Elementary Principal Lori Lockhart prepares to kiss a pig Wednesday in the Willmar school's parking lot. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE) play button
The principal and the pig
June 1, 2016 - 11:28pm
May 21, 2016
Roosevelt third-grader displays his card of fingerprints, a lesson in forensics in a biology button
Science Rocks for third-graders on Ridgewater campus
May 21, 2016 - 8:07am
February 20, 2016
This fourth-grade foursome came up with a good plan moving the beach ball about a third of the way to the goal before it slipped away: from left, Safi Ismail, Birgit Figenskau, Jorge Canales and team-leader Enrique Valladerez.
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Science Museum features engineering at Roosevelt Elementary
February 20, 2016 - 8:22am
January 28, 2016
Second-grader Esteban Palacios, left, and his first-grade brother Ruben are learning a dice game featuring addition taught by first-grade teacher Adrienne Konieczny at the Roosevelt Elementary Family Math Night Thursday. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
PHOTO: School, home connect at Math Night
January 28, 2016 - 11:34pm
November 21, 2015
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Video: Roosevelt 5th-Grade Songfest at Willmar
November 21, 2015 - 8:09am
October 7, 2015
It is 36 degrees and sunny Wednesday morning as Roosevelt Elementary students take extra steps on International Walk-to-School Day. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Hoofin’ it to school
October 7, 2015 - 10:57pm
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Video: Walk-to-School Day at Roosevelt in Willmar
October 7, 2015 - 10:46am
September 2, 2015
First-time Roosevelt Elementary enrollees fourth-grader Brindley Vogel, left, and his brother Bryson, grade five, bring flowers for the teacher during registration and open house Wednesday. Mom Jessica also brought flowers for a friend on the staff.  Physical education teacher Kim Rosendahl helped at the registration table. The Willmar school has 990 students. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Assuring a good start to the school year
September 2, 2015 - 8:50pm
May 28, 2015
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Video: Roosevelt celebrates act of kindness
May 28, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 22, 2015
Roosevelt Elementary second-grader Marissa Alonzo gingerly reaches out to touch Fieasco, ridden by Willmar High School junior Mary Brunson, Thursday at Willmar FFA’s Ag Day. The annual event alternates between the two elementary schools in Willmar. Students in kindergarten through second grade also got an up-close look at rabbits, little pigs, puppies, decoys, a swamp boat and tractor nearly two stories tall. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)play button
Video: FFA’s Ag Day wins by a nose
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am
April 10, 2015
Schoolmates show support
April 10, 2015 - 11:02pm
March 24, 2015
Julie Asmus, with Junior Achievement, spends time Tuesday in Amber Erickson’s first grade class at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Using a variety of visual aids, such as flash cards and a map, Asmus spoke with the students about community and the importance of businesses and institutions in a community. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Mapping the road to success
March 24, 2015 - 11:05pm
March 8, 2015
Jadie Lundgren, 9, gives a hovercraft she helped build a test ride at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Lundgren and Hunter Nelson, 9, who is pulling the rope to move the craft, and Jonathan Ritz, 8, right, participated in the Discover-E after-school program offered by Willmar Community Education and Recreation. A video of the hovercraft is online at TRIBUNE/Rand Middletonplay button
Video: In a word: ‘Awesome’: Elementary students build and ride hovercraft in after-school program
March 8, 2015 - 10:53pm