Monday, May 20, 2013
You can share your photos, too!
Calling all Richfield Senior High School prom-goers: Get ready to share your prom process on Patch! Prom, the glamour event of the year for Richfield students and their families, was May 18. It's one long photo op, and Richfield Patch is the perfect place to share your memories with the community. There's no limit on the number of photos you can add. Share your shots from: And this isn't just for kids! Parents, you can upload your "classic" prom pictures, too. Just click the "Upload Photos and Videos" button to the left and show off those awesome pics! *** Related: *** Editor's Note: This article was orginally published April 29, 2013. It has been republished following the May 18 event. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on …
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Upload your photos of your preparations, the Grand March and the dance.
According to a recent blog post, 'This year's play will run Sept. 5-7th. After each production, kids will have a chance to meet their favorite characters and take a tour of the stage.'
Saturday, May 18, 2013
You don't have to wait until prom night to post photos on Patch!
Friday, May 17, 2013
The 2013–14 school year will be the last for the Classic Suburban, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Richfield is headed for the new Metro West Conference.
The vote was 8-0 Wednesday to disband the Classic Suburban Conference after the end of the 2013–14 school year, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reported: Richfield, a lame-duck conference member, abstained. ... With Richfield headed to the Metro West Conference in 2014-15, each of the other eight schools has 90 days to find a new conference. Most likely, they will regroup under a new conference name without St. Thomas Academy. Read the full article at twincities.com. Related:
Residents can see the couples during the Grand March at 5 p.m. at Richfield High School's Auditorium.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Fourteen Richfield male athletes were up for the scholarship honor.
Richfield High School's 2013 Tom Spooner Award winner is Duncan Pederson. Thirteen other senior male athletes were nominated for the award, including: Kevin Krohn, Danny Opitz, Andrew Allen, Kory Lommen, Corban Halbur, Nate Luttenegger, Cameron Dearing, Andy Peterson, Deshawn Jones, Adam Aldrich, Chandler Arredondo, Raheim Hampton and Alex Mendele. According to the district's website: The Tom Spooner Award is given annually by our school to the Best Male Student-Athlete at Richfield as chosen by our Head Coaches. Tom Spooner was a baseball player back in the late '50s and early 60's who died from Leukemia but was exemplary in his attitude on and off the field. In the minds of his family, friends and doctor, it was his fighting desire to …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Fourteen Richfield male athletes are up for the scholarship honor.
The nominees for the 2013 Richfield High School Tom Spooner Award are: According to the district's website: The Tom Spooner Award is given annually by our school to the Best Male Student-Athlete at Richfield as chosen by our Head Coaches. Tom Spooner was a baseball player back in the late '50s and early 60's who died from Leukemia but was exemplary in his attitude on and off the field. In the minds of his family, friends and doctor, it was his fighting desire to play baseball. It was his determination in spite of unconquerable odds against the future. Tom was an outstanding player in the Babe Ruth league, and an inspiration for American youth! The Spooner Family, along with the Richfield Spartan Foundation have kept his legacy alive …
Friday, April 26, 2013
Kim Daraitis is in the running for the annual award.
Richfield High School special education teacher Kim Daraitis has been nominated for the Let's Dish Teacher of the Year award. Let's Dish has six locations in Minnesota, where customers can come and prepare meals to freeze and eat at home. A winning teacher will be selected for each of Let's Dish's Minnesota locations. The top vote-getters will receive eight meal sessions at Let’s Dish. The following is Daraitis' nomination on the Let's Dish voting page: The Let’s Dish program allows community members to nominate a deserving teacher. Then, residents vote for their favorite teacher online. In 2012, according to Let’s Dish, 260 teachers were nominated and 14,000 people voted. You can vote for Daraitis until April 30 on the Let's Dish website…
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The National French Contest is an annual competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French.
A handful of Richfield High School French students acheived honors in the National French Contest. The National French Contest, or Le Grand Concours, is an annual competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French, according to the contest's website. Students of French in Grades 1-12, in all 50 states and abroad, take a written test and compete against students with similar educational background for prizes. Teacher Margaret Laboe said the exam tests students' French skills in listening, grammar, vocabulary and reading. The following are the students who received honors: National Winners Honorable Mentions - State Winners For more information on the contest, visit frenchteachers.org. Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter…