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June 26, 2017
Somerset Elementary School recently announced the top runners from this year’s Mileage Club. This year’s top runners include first-graders (from left): Michael Linder with 65 miles, Cooper Gullickson with 75 miles, first-grader Austin Moeller with 55 miles and  top finisher Nicholas Linka with 95 miles. Students are encouraged to run laps before school, during morning recess and again during day recesses. All miles were run at school during the school day. Photo courtesy of Somerset Elementary
Somerset Elementary announces top Mileage Club finishers
June 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 30, 2017
Lindsay Jacobs will be the new St. Croix Central Elementary assistant principal starting next school year. (Submitted photo)
Jacobs to be new SCC Elementary assistant principal
April 30, 2017 - 5:00am
January 10, 2017
Somerset Elementary School students got the chance to decorate principal Dr. Chris Kamrath like a present after surpassing the school’s goal for the Toys for Tots drive. The drive lasted three weeks and the students were shooting to beat the 145 gifts record they had set last year. The school collected 150 gifts by the end of this year’s drive, with the help of the Somerset S.A.C. program, students, staff and their families. (Submitted photo)
Somerset Elementary surpasses Toys for Tots goal
January 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
School report cards: New Richmond receives five-star rating
December 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 11, 2015
Somerset Elementary teacher Sally Caspersen has been teaching in Somerset for the last 14 years. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Caspersen changed careers to make impact on students’ growth
June 11, 2015 - 9:43am
March 19, 2015
Student Will Feuerer (left) talks with Gifted and Talented Coordinator Jodi Markowski about his History and Literacy Fair project on Lewis and Clark during last year’s Hillside Elementary’s fair. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
NR elementary schools to host second annual History and Literacy Fair
March 19, 2015 - 10:03am
October 2, 2014
What it takes to ‘W.I.N.’
October 2, 2014 - 12:53pm
Starr Elementary students look to find their individual hook for their backpack and other school supplies in the hallway outside of their classrooms before the start of the first day of school on Tuesday, Sept. 2. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
School is in
September 2, 2014 - 3:22pm
May 16, 2014
Thanks to a grant from the New Richmond Area Community Foundation, children’s author David LaRochelle was invited to speak to New Richmond kindergarten through third-grade students about writing and illustrating. LaRochelle was at Starr Elementary on Monday, May 12, talking to the students about writing, drawing and telling them about his many stories. LaRochelle also made appearances at Hillside and Paperjack elementaries. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Author visits elementary schools
May 16, 2014 - 10:39am
May 2, 2014
Students in Molly Flech’s second- grade class at Hillside Elementary dressed up as spiders, ladybugs, butterflies, bumblebees and caterpillars and marched around the music room during a performance of “Goin’ Buggy” on Wednesday,April 25.
Don’t mess with these bugs
May 2, 2014 - 1:59pm
March 13, 2014
Students at Paperjack Elementary follow along with the Twin Cities Radio Disney team while they dance to Katy Perry’s “Roar” during a PowerUp School Challenge assembly on Monday, March 10. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Power Up School Challenge comes to NR
March 13, 2014 - 8:41am
February 7, 2014
Fifth-­graders become masters of math
February 7, 2014 - 1:33pm
November 14, 2013
A fifth-grader from one of the New Richmond elementary schools has his book signed by author Jacqueline West during a visit she made to the New Richmond High School to talk with fourth- and fifth-graders from the New Richmond elementary schools on Friday, Nov. 8.  (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Students learn what it takes to be a writer
November 14, 2013 - 1:10pm
May 28, 2009
10-year-old boy in River Falls helps his dad get arrested for drunken driving
May 28, 2009 - 9:00am
May 21, 2009
Program teaches students to save
May 21, 2009 - 8:48pm