Schools & Students published Dec. 28, 2021

News about educational achievements among students from west central Minnesota.

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ALC Students of the Month

WILLMAR — Named Student of the Month for December at the Area Learning Center in Willmar were Aurora Warburton and Jeremiah Bustos.

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Jeremiah Bustos

Bustos is a junior.

Warburton is a sophomore and her favorite subject is math.


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Aurora Warbuton

Augustana University

Additional students receiving scholarships for the 2021-22 school year at the Sioux Falls, South Dakota, school are:

Appleton: Jordan Hastad

Dawson: Kyndall Franzky, Avery Gilman

Spicer: Lili Sampson

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