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March 14, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Ninth-grade student Ashley Del Real holds a sign naming the 17 victims of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting. She was among the 200 students who participated Wednesday morning in a walkout at Willmar Senior High School to raise awareness of gun violence in schools and to honor the 17 Florida victims. play button
'We should feel safe in school': Willmar students, others in region participate in National School Walkout
March 14, 2018 - 9:54pm
Willmar students participated in the National School Walkout on Wednesday morning.
Erica Dischino / Tribune
National School Walkout comes to Willmar and other schools
March 14, 2018 - 4:44pm
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Willmar School Board OKs $1.44M in contracts for Kennedy improvements
March 14, 2018 - 7:02am
February 19, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Kennedy Truscinski, from the 3750 Gator Robotics team based in Badger,  uses a controller to operate the team’s robot at the West Central Week Zero Competition Saturday at Willmar Senior High School. play button
Not just a video game: FIRST Robotics teams gather to test robots
February 19, 2018 - 7:03am
February 15, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Derrick Seubert, co-captain of Willmar’s FIRST Robotics team, uses a drill Tuesday to piece together a robot at Willmar Senior High School. The team, called Warpspeed 4239, is preparing for a scrimmage Saturday in Willmar. The scrimmage is hosted by the West Central Alliance Hub, a group of five area robotics teams including Willmar.
Deadline near for FIRST Robotics teams: Public invited to ‘Week Zero’ scrimmage Saturday in Willmar
February 15, 2018 - 12:00am
January 25, 2018
Tribune file photo
Among the remodeling projects yet to be completed within the Willmar School District are improvements at Roosevelt Elementary. The outdated media center will be redone, with new paint, carpeting and movable furniture. A wall in the middle of the school office will be taken out to provide more efficient space, and a wall will be removed between two classrooms to create a collaborative space, similar to collaborative learning areas at the new Lakeland Elementary building.
School remodeling work will wrap up Willmar's referendum projects
January 25, 2018 - 7:28am
December 15, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Christina Kurhajetz, Family and Consumer Science teacher, is overseeing the teacher cadet program at Willmar Senior High School. The new program allows high school students to gain teaching experience at local elementary schools and Willmar Middle School.
Teacher cadets get a taste of future career in Willmar Schools
December 15, 2017 - 10:36pm
October 23, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A new weight room is one of the many new additions constructed in Willmar High School. Members of the Willmar Public School Board toured finished areas of the recent additions to Willmar High School during their meeting Monday. Morton Construction Managers Architect Preston Euerle presented ground updates after the tour.
School board tours Willmar high school addition
October 23, 2017 - 11:01pm
October 21, 2017
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Willmar Senior High School teacher Christina Kurhajetz, right, works in a lab during a weeklong Food and Drug Administration workshop on food safety in July. Kurhajetz was one of 30 teachers across the nation chosen for the workshop.
Willmar teacher studies food safety at FDA workshop
October 21, 2017 - 10:07am
October 2, 2017
Willmar Homecoming royalty crowned
October 2, 2017 - 11:43pm
June 21, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

The documentary "Warehoused" shows the living conditions of refugee camps in Kenya. Boys have a 50-50 chance of attending a primary school, and the number for girls is much lower. The film features a Willmar family and was shown Tuesday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.
'Warehoused' film tells Willmar family's story of separation, struggle
June 21, 2017 - 8:17pm
June 19, 2017 photo 
Abdihalim Mohamed of Willmar is shown in a scene from the film "Warehoused" at the 2014 commencement ceremony at Willmar Senior High School. He and his family are featured in the documentary  about the plight of the world's refugees. The film will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.
'Warehoused:' Documentary about refugees to be shown Tuesday in Willmar
June 19, 2017 - 7:02am
May 25, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Willmar Senior High School Art Club members Sonja Madsen, from left, Peyton Mueske, Abdi Hawadle and Abigail Thompson work May 17 on painting a piano that will be displayed outside The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar for the summer. Through the program Pianos on Parade, the  brightly painted upright piano now displays scenes from the area in all four seasons.
Pianos on Parade comes to Willmar
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 9, 2017
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School Foundation approves grants for ninth-grade academy, crossing guards
May 9, 2017 - 9:37am
April 26, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Margaret Schmitz, science teacher at Willmar Senior High, and Jana Peterson, coordinator for 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant, talk March 22 at the high school about the different types of programs that are a part of the grant.
On track for graduation
April 26, 2017 - 9:17am