Sanford was once slated to close, but the staff and parents rallied behind it.
Updated: February 19, 2013, - 09:54 AM
One day after ethnic tensions helped fuel a melee at the Minneapolis school, Somali and black activists met with staff and students amid a partial lockdown.
Updated: February 16, 2013, - 07:18 AM
Numbers from October find a mixed pattern for Minneapolis high schools, with attendance down at three schools and up at two.
Updated: February 08, 2013, - 10:14 PM
District to investigate complaint against superintendent.
Updated: January 30, 2013, - 09:26 PM
Bob Miller recalls sitting one evening on the wide veranda that encircled the spacious Victorian house that Muriel Simmons owned on Portland Avenue when the homeowner spotted a gaggle of young drug dealers nearby.
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 11:05 PM
Figuring out who pays now goes to the insurers and lawyers.
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 09:41 PM
The district's superintendent said she will review the social studies curriculum to make sure that all students learn why incidents like the Jan. 11 hanging of a dark-skinned doll are unacceptable.
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 08:44 AM
A group of black community activists and several Washburn High School parents and alumni Tuesday criticized how the district handled an incident in which a dark-skinned doll was hung by a string, saying they want more information about how it unfolded.
Updated: January 22, 2013, - 09:04 PM
Co-author says the program has "white flight effect" on city schools.
Updated: January 19, 2013, - 07:36 AM