Sunday, February 23, 2020


The Kasson-Mantorville Learning Innovation Grant program has provided numerous opportunities for students to enhance their education in the district. A programmable robot that was added to Lisa Bronk’s classroom got an outstanding reaction when it was brought to life.
When discussing the Learning Innovation Grant Program, Kasson-Mantorville Director of Teaching and Learning Kelly Braun has one picture in mind. When former Project Lead the Way teacher Lisa Bronk used the program to acquire a grant to purchase a programmable robot for her classroom, the kids were...
The book report has been a necessary evil for middle school students and teachers for decades. The concept is a simple one in which a student reads a book and is assigned to describe the story to their teacher to show comprehension. In most cases, the book report is a cut and dry assignment that...
Afew years ago, Kasson native Zachay Peterson graduated from K-M High School. Now after winning an election bid for the K-M School Board last week, he will help lead the school district as a newly elected member of the board. While Peterson was ultimately able to pull out a third place victory,...
A scene from KM/s version of "Beauty and The Beast" Friday. Left to right: Olivia Smith, Hannah Brumfield, Warren Kerkhoff, Rachel Tuma, and Ashley Johnson
With the Kasson-Mantorville theater department currently in its run of “Beauty and The Beast” for the fall musical, it’s a great opportunity to give students a chance to express their passions. While most of the play centers around the young actors and actresses that bring the play to life, Beauty...
Tritons Elementary School counselor Joseph Andlino in his new classroom.
If you’re a student that is about to go the office, the chances are high that you did something wrong. In a traditional school, that march to the area that houses the principal and his secretaries can be a long one and if you have a problem or a need to talk something out, it can be an intimidating...
K-M Drama will be presenting "Beauty and the Beast" beginning this week.
The Kasson-Mantorville Schools Drama presents its All-School Musical production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Nov. 1–4 and Nov. 9–11 in the Minnesota WiFi Performing Arts Center at K-M High School. This classic fairy tale is the story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast...
With the upcoming election quickly approaching, it is an important time for Triton Public Schools. We are asking our voters to support an Operating Levy to help support our district in three categories: General Operations Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology Fine Arts   In the conversations I...
K-M students have had the chance to show off their innovative skills with their state of the art industrial wing.
Around 20 years ago, the things that could be taught in industrial classes were limited. For the author of this article, the choices revolved around building a bench in a wood shop, trying to use a small laser engraver and taking a flight simulator that resembled something out of an Atari video...
K-M Middle School Students helped out the community last week during their community service day.
At the beginning of the school year, Kasson-Mantorville Middle School wanted to place an emphasis on lending a helping hand in the community. They also wanted to get more people seeing what was going on at the school and all of the good things that are happening within that building. That process...
K-M student Andrea Richard pictured with her host family during her time as an exchange student in Japan.
Last summer Kasson- Mantorville junior Andrea Richard had a once in a lifetime opportunity. After applying for a scholarship through YFU, which is an organization that stands for Youth For Understanding she was awarded a scholarship to study in Japan for six weeks as an exchange student. Richard...


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