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

West school briefs: Jefferson, Minnetonka theater students honored

West Metro2 theater students talents recognizedEmilee Hassanzadeh from Bloomington Jefferson High School and Karl Amundson from Minnetonka High School have...

Updated: June 11, 2013, - 04:33 PM

West school briefs: Wayzata Community Ed offers defensive driving class

WayzataCommunity Ed offers defensive driving classWayzata Community Education is offering a defensive driving class on June 20.Participants can get a...

Updated: June 04, 2013, - 02:34 PM

West metro school briefs: New activities director hired in Edina

EdinaNew activities director hiredEdina Public Schools has hired Troy Stein as the new activities director and assistant principal at Edina...

Updated: May 21, 2013, - 03:29 PM

West school briefs: Bloomington rain gardens created for hands-on learning

BloomingtonRain gardens created for hands-on learningBloomington’s Poplar Bridge Elementary School and Pond Family Center are creating rain garden sites to...

Updated: May 14, 2013, - 01:46 PM

West school briefs: Wayzata team wins Mega Math Challenge

PlymouthWayzata team wins Mega Math ChallengeStudents on the Wayzata High School Math Team took first place in this year’s Moody’s...

Updated: May 07, 2013, - 01:32 PM

Plagued by technology glitches, Minnesota extends online testing deadline for students

Tech troubles prompt state to give students more time to finish tests.

Updated: May 01, 2013, - 09:58 PM

School briefs: Minnetonka's St. David's Center holds parenting seminar

MinnetonkaSt. David’s Center holding parenting seminarSt. David’s Center for Child & Family Development will hold a seminar about parent-child attachment...

Updated: April 30, 2013, - 11:12 PM

150 students walk out of Hopkins High School, citing race-related complaints

Citing unequal treatment of some minority students, 150 took part in protest. Earlier, school’s principal held “listening session.”

Updated: April 26, 2013, - 08:39 PM

Minnesota on the lookout for test cheaters

As thousands of Minnesota students tackle state tests this month, education officials say they have strong protocols in place to...

Updated: April 20, 2013, - 10:07 PM

West school briefs: Cologne Academy gets Reading Corps tutor

West MetroCologne Academy gets Reading Corps tutorCologne Academy announced today it has been awarded a Minnesota Reading Corps literacy tutor...

Updated: April 16, 2013, - 01:54 PM

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