North Metro Flex Academy plans to open at 2350 Helen St. N., North St. Paul, for grades K-2 this fall. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
While North St. Paul students entering grades K-2 this fall are busy selecting backpacks and folders with their favorite characters from the animated Disney film "Frozen," their parents will need to decide where to enroll them.
On the heels of cutting about 90 staff positions to try to make up for an $8 million shortfall, the District 622 Board of Education approved a scaled-down capital-expense budget for the school year starting in July.
Senior Autumn Moder, Homecoming Queen and a three-sport athlete, has competed in soccer, basketball and track at North High. A photo collage wall at her home displays the many highlights of her high school career. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Tri-sport athlete, homecoming queen, student rep, ASL advocate
Packed into North High School’s gymnasium for a homecoming pep fest, a bunch of students pay special tribute to their homecoming queen by erupting into silent applause. Enthusiastically waving their extended hands above their shoulders -- signing their applause -- they celebrate Autumn Moder’s achievement as the school’s first deaf royalty member.