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Willmar Middle School

January 23, 2017
Briana Sanchez/ Tribune           Matthew Garner Lima and Hunter Magnuson, eighth graders, write on the new smart board in Mike Dokkebakken's earth science class at Willmar Middle School Thursday. See video at button
Willmar Middle School science rooms open for learning
January 23, 2017 - 6:55am
January 19, 2017
Mohamud Osman, second place, from left, Logan Mcgillivray, first place, and Dylan Pauff, third place, pose for a photo Wednesday after the Geographic Bee at Willmar Middle School. Every local winner across Minnesota will take the written test before Feb. 9. If Mcgillivray makes it into the top 100 on his written test, he will go the state competition in March. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Annual Willmar Middle School Geographic Bee
January 19, 2017 - 7:00am
January 16, 2017
Ryan Blahosky, Willmar Senior High activities director, shows construction preparations that have already been made for the physical education addition.  (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Work continues on Willmar school additions
January 16, 2017 - 8:00am
December 10, 2016
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Mark Miley, principal at Willmar Middle School, shows how the adjustable arms for the televisions are going to work Friday at the school.
Willmar Middle School rings in new year with new classrooms
December 10, 2016 - 8:00am
November 21, 2016
Joe Brown, left, and Carter Sack, block layers for Double J Concrete & Masonry, shovel excess concrete into a bucket Thursday evening at the construction site of the new elementary school in southeast Willmar. Construction will be finished Sept. 5, 2017. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Willmar schools buzzing with activity as building program progresses
November 21, 2016 - 6:50am
September 2, 2016
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Rich Olson, health and safety director for Willmar Schools, walks around the construction area Aug. 22 at the Willmar Middle School. The building will be ready for students Tuesday.
Willmar Middle School will be ready for students Tuesday
September 2, 2016 - 9:30am
June 8, 2016
In this 2013 photo, then-first-grade students Danunte Sasse, left, and Ethyn Grabow, eat lunch at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Starting this week, breakfast and lunch for children in Willmar will be served each day at Roosevelt Elementary School, Willmar Middle School and the Area Learning Center. (FILE PHOTO)
UPDATE: Willmar kids can get free breakfast, lunch this summer
June 8, 2016 - 11:49pm
March 17, 2016
Construction work to begin on first of Willmar’s school projects
March 17, 2016 - 10:47pm
February 23, 2016
Mackanzie Chan, a 14-year-old eighth-grader, was diagnosed with cancer but had attended classes half-days at Willmar Middle School to be around friends. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Students pay respects to 'selfless' classmate after she loses two-year cancer fight
February 23, 2016 - 12:00am
December 5, 2015
Willmar Middle School Science Department Chair Michael Dokkebakken, right, and Principal Mark Miley detail the science room additions. Work is scheduled to begin in April for the two wings of classrooms. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Willmar’s new Middle School science classrooms planned in two wings
December 5, 2015 - 12:07am
October 30, 2015
Mary Beth Nehl of the Yoga Loft leads warm-ups during SuperHeroes 101, an after-school program at Willmar Middle School that helps kids ‘discover and hone their inner superhero.’ About 20 kids are in the class, which meets twice a week. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
‘Everybody’s a superhero’
October 30, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 7, 2015
Sixth-graders Monic Espinoza, near, and Bethany Oswood prepare Easy Chicken Nachos Wednesday during the after-school Junior Chef class at Willmar Middle School. The weekly Delta after-school program is for 6-8th graders. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Following the recipe
October 7, 2015 - 9:49pm
September 20, 2015
The Chan family of Willmar meet with singer Carrie Underwood after her concert at the Minnesota State Fair. The meeting was arranged after a letter-writing campaign by Willmar Middle School staff and students on behalf of Mackanzie Chan, who has cancer. From left, Amanda, 15, Daniel, 15, Mackanzie, 14, Underwood, mother Anna Chan, Matthew, 6, and father Doug Chan. (Submitted)play button
Willmar girl meets country star
September 20, 2015 - 11:40pm
September 14, 2015
Members of the Willmar Middle School girls tennis team wait for their time on the courts on an 82-degree Monday afternoon. Highs are predicted to stay in the 80s through Thursday. From left are Abby Stauffenecker, grade eight, Maddie Starr and Alyssa Morrell, both grade seven, and Presleigh Schrupp, grade eight at Community Christian School.  (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
September ‘heat wave’
September 14, 2015 - 8:21pm
August 18, 2015
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video: Summer ending ... school is next
August 18, 2015 - 9:37am