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Willmar Middle School

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
July 14, 2015
Willmar School Board reviews iPad handbook containing use guidelines
July 14, 2015 - 10:36pm
July 12, 2015
Willmar School Board meets Monday
July 12, 2015 - 7:43pm
May 21, 2015
The Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota loaned bikes and helmets to Willmar Middle School Tuesday. Rick’s Cycling & Sports in Willmar provided bikes with adaptive equipment for physically challenged students. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Willmar Middle School students learn safe biking techniques
May 21, 2015 - 11:35pm
March 25, 2015
Willmar Middle School seventh-grader Abdulbari Ahmed shows Willmar School Board member Mike Reynolds how to assemble a cube puzzle students made in the 21st Century Learning Grant after-school program. (TRIBUNE/Linda Vanderwerf)
Students thrive in after-school program
March 25, 2015 - 11:11pm
March 13, 2015
Sixth-grader Myles Kinney recites consecutive numbers of pi Friday during an all-school assembly at Willmar Middle School. The line of students holds a banner with more than 200 numbers of pi. He counted out 175 decimals of pi. It was part of the school’s Pi Day celebration. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Easy as 3.1415...
March 13, 2015 - 11:38pm
January 15, 2015
These three eighth-graders topped the Willmar Middle School student body in the National Geographic Bee: from left, first-place Maeve Winter, runner-up Hunter Fischer and third-place Ryan Salazar. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Leading locators
January 15, 2015 - 11:20pm
August 27, 2014
About 10 groups of Willmar Middle School teachers and staff paraded in front of the school in quick succession for the midday dunking Tuesday. The stunt draws attention to ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)play button
Video: Freezing for the ALS cause
August 27, 2014 - 10:34am
July 16, 2014
Simenson moving to new principal position in Litchfield
July 16, 2014 - 11:34pm
June 15, 2014
ICU at Willmar Middle School: Program helped keep students on track: Staff
June 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
June 9, 2014
Posy Chheng, right, shaves Tyler Steen’s head on Monday at the Willmar Middle School after students at the school raised $1,600 for Mackanzie Chan, a fellow student who is undergoing treatment for cancer. Pep’s Barber Shop staff shaved the heads of eight teachers and school staff members Monday in a show of solidarity with Chan. Chan family members also joined in. (Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal)
Barbers arrive to shave the heads of teachers, staff members after Willmar Middle School students raise $1,600 to support classmate
June 9, 2014 - 11:15pm
December 13, 2013
Beckie Simenson, Willmar Middle School assistant principal, poses with a group of students Friday during an all-school celebration  held in Simenson’s honor for being named Minnesota Assistant Principal of the Year. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar Middle School celebrates Beckie Simenson
December 13, 2013 - 10:58pm
November 22, 2013
Lou Klaers, left, works with Brandon Steer, 12, on Nov. 14 at the Willmar Middle School ICU classroom. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Middle School ICU: Program brings extra attention to late homework assignments
November 22, 2013 - 10:57pm