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Student Represents MTS at National Recitation Competition

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Diego Carreno memorized three poems to recite them at the Poetry Out Loud Competition, held at The Loft, on March 7th. Diego recited his first two poems during the first two rounds, and he was not one of the six students chosen to move on to the State Finals , and there was no tie, [...]

MTS High School Hosted Open House

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MTS High School hosted an open house for students and families on January 31. Attendees enjoyed a taco bar and several demonstrations such as archery, JROTC: color guard, MTS robotics, an algebra 1 class display, American Dream display, cell organelle games and a CIS display. There were 31 families in attendance, totaling 145 people with [...]

Mr. Jorgensen Earns WCCO’s Excellent Educator

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WCCO news awarded Blake Jorgensen with the Excellent Educator award for helping students break out of their shells to become confident, well-spoken public speakers. Mr. Jorgensen teaches language arts and speech at MTS high school and was nominated for the award by his student and her mother. Earning recognition from his students and their parents [...]

Girls Basketball Team Builds Skills and Improves Game

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Since tryouts on November 14, the girls’ basketball team has played nine games. The team has seen growth in its scores, encouraging teammates to keep practicing and working together to build their team skills. Tamara Moore is the head coach, assisted by Jarice Sherman and former MTS player Dontrayia Cole. Most of the team is [...]

Cadet of the Month – Cadet Evan Fayant

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Cadet of the Month for the Month of February is Cadet Evan Fayant. Evan is a freshman and came to us from Anne Sullivan Middle School. He is the consummate gentleman! Evan has a 3.15 GPA and is in the top ten for the Freshman Class. He has great military bearing and is the [...]

MTS Introduces Blended Learning Options

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MTS has expanded options for student learning styles by exploring blended learning. The blended learning model gives teachers and students more options to work with, although many people are unfamiliar with it. Blended learning is a mix of online and traditional classroom learning that equips students with real-world experience by working with internet resources.   [...]

High school open house for new families and current families

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Tuesday, January 31: 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM - High school open house for new families and current families

High School student awards presentation

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Friday, December 23: 1 PM - High School student awards presentation - all welcome Students are free to leave with their parents after the presentation that day.

College Prep on Tap

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Concurrent Enrollment classes, which allow students to earn both high school and college credits, have come to MTS High School. The classes save time and money for those entering college. “We have some very talented students and this will have an impact on their success going forward,” said Principal Larry Ronglien. Mai Cao is teaching [...]

Discussing Discrimination, Racism

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Principal Larry Ronglien is holding a series of meetings with all high school students to discuss racism and discrimination. He starts with a famous 1970 news video about a third grade Iowa teacher who lets students experience discrimination by ranking them by their eye color. With invited guests, Ronglien asks how prejudice starts, if it [...]

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