Students Connect To Pop Artist Jackson Harris Via South Alum

A group of students at Bennett Elementary has made an unusual connection with upcoming pop artist Jackson Harris.  Students in teacher Marlys Pederson’s 4th grade class performed a group rendition of Harris’s single, “Long Story Short,” in January. Pederson’s son, Ross – a 2003 South High graduate – is one of the top call drummers…
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South High Among Finalists Of ND Teen Drivers Safety Contest

Two videos created by South High School students are among the 10 finalists in the North Dakota Teen Drivers Safety Contest. (The contest also has 10 finalists for billboards.) The contest, sponsored by the North Dakota DOT, centers around messages of driver safety regarding seat belts, cell phone use, texting, and other distractions. All of the entries…
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Fargo Teachers Shower Sanford NICU

On Tuesday afternoon, the Fargo Public Schools chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa presented doctors, nurses and staff of the Sanford Children’s Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with over 100 pieces of newborn clothing for premature babies. The annual “baby shower” event is held by the chapter in honor of preemie babies born and hospitalized at…
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First Lady Visits Madison Elementary Students

Students at Madison Elementary welcomed North Dakota First Lady Betsy Dalrymple Wednesday to the school to celebrate their “Read to Lead” program.  Dalrymple visited with the students, read to them, and recognized the individuals who met their March monthly reading goal. The visit was a homecoming of sorts for the First Lady. Dalrymple is a former…
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District Announces Davies Wrestling, Swimming Coaches

The District announces two head coaching assignments for Davies High School, effective immediately. Wrestling – Keenan Spiess Keenan Spiess brings a wealth of wrestling experience to his new position.  A state-caliber wrestler at Fargo North (Class of 1990), he starred at MSUM as an All-American and team captain before ascending into the Dragon coaching ranks…
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