2021 Memories Recap

Throughout the past 12 months, we’ve loved sharing stories of our awesome students and staff. Before the new year begins, we want to take a moment to highlight some of the most popular stories we’ve shared on social media in 2021. Check out these unforgettable memories below!

#1 Zach Gabbard - Paraprofessional at S.G. Reinertsen Elementary

Jan. 20, 2021

Ten years ago, a junior at Perham High School went into sudden cardiac arrest. Today, he is a paraprofessional at S.G. Reinertsen Elementary. Colleagues, friends and family celebrate Zach Gabbard and his continued strength after a life changing accident. 

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#2 Ausama’s Bike - Moorhead High School Student

Feb. 19, 2021

A Moorhead High School freshman is featured on WDAY TV News after he received an incredible surprise: a brand new red bike. After months of MHS staff coordinating with Red River Ambucs, Ausama was gifted a trike for people with disabilities. 

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#3 Career Academy Video Preview

March 4, 2021

A sneak peak video was released during the construction of the new MHS Career Academy. Staff and families got to see the start to an incredible new school for Spud students. 

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#4 Brian Cole - Horizon Middle School Teacher

Apr. 29, 2021

Horizon Middle School Teacher Brian Cole is featured on WDAY TV News after finding a gold mine of Spud history. 

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#5 Moorhead High School Graduation Day

June 6, 2021

After a year filled with many unexpected ups and downs, the Moorhead High School class of 2021 celebrates graduation day. MHS Principal Dave Lawrence gives a heartfelt statement to the students who handled the year with grace.

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#6 Jeff Schneider - Moorhead High School Teacher

July 7 2021

Moorhead High School teacher Jeff Schneider was named the Outstanding Educator of the Year by the Transportation Center of Excellence. 

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#7 Congratulations to the 2021 Homecoming King and Queen

Oct. 5, 2021

Autumn Gronwold and Martan Gregoire were named the 2021 Homecoming Queen and King. 

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#8 John Rasmussen - Moorhead Area Public Schools Bus Driver

Nov. 3, 2021

After noticing a first grader running a minute late, John made an extra stop in front of the students house to make sure they didn't miss the bus. His small act of kindness didn’t go unnoticed. 

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