Kim McGuire

Reporter | West metro education
Phone: 612-673-4469
Kim McGuire covers education in the west metro for the Star Tribune.

Recent content from Kim McGuire

Jeff Erickson returns to Minnetonka High School, this time as principal

After a year away, Jeff Erickson has returned to Minnetonka High School – this time as the school’s top administrator.

Updated: August 27, 2013, - 01:39 PM

Aug. 27, 2013: Math gain in Minneapolis

Math scores also dip but educators cautioned the scores aren’t easily comparable to last year.

Updated: August 27, 2013, - 01:27 PM

Analysis gives OK to state standardized test scores

Spring computer woes had no impact, state-authorized review found.

Updated: August 22, 2013, - 09:38 PM

West school briefs: Early childhood open house in Robbinsdale

RobbinsdaleEarly-childhood open house slatedRobbinsdale Area Schools has extended an invitation to all families with children up to age 5 to...

Updated: August 20, 2013, - 04:07 PM

Special-needs girls sample Bloomington science, math camp

The camp is intended to teach students that anyone can enjoy and pursue science, technology, engineering and math.

Updated: August 11, 2013, - 09:41 PM

West metro school briefs: Free physicals at Twin Cities Orthopedics

Twin CitiesFree sports physicals available at Twin Cities OrthopedicsStudents who need to complete a physical exam in order to compete...

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 03:57 PM

West school briefs: Perpich school admitting students for new program

Perpich Arts High School in Golden Valley is offering admission opportunities for this fall in its newest program, “artscience.”Using a...

Updated: July 30, 2013, - 04:04 PM

West school briefs: Perpich Center gets new board members

GOLDEN VALLEYPerpich Center gets new board membersGov. Mark Dayton has announced the selection of three new board members for the...

Updated: July 16, 2013, - 03:18 PM

New Education Minnesota leader brings new style

Denise Specht’s admirers say she’ll heed teachers’ voices and be a powerful motivator.

Updated: July 09, 2013, - 10:42 PM

'Genuine Genius': Edina nonprofit stresses things autistic kids do well

An Edina nonprofit has launched a website seeking to highlight some of the unique abilities of children and young adults with autism.

Updated: July 02, 2013, - 03:00 PM

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