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Albert Lea High School Hosts Blood Drive Event

Albert Lea High School Hosts Blood Drive Event

March 28, 2017
Filed under News

Today the auditorium of Albert Lea High School became a Red Cross donation center with the blood drive. Many students gave blood today in the National Honor Society-run event.

Wayne Receives MN Teacher of the Year Nomination

Wayne Receives MN Teacher of the Year Nomination

Kathryn Flaherty
March 24, 2017
Filed under News

Known as “the most prestigious recognition program” for educators in Minnesota, the Minnesota Teacher of the Year (ToY) award is given to one teacher from the state every year. Gearing up for its 53 year of handing out the award, its list of candidates includes Albert Lea High School health and physical...

Vocal Voyage

Alec Wendelboe
March 23, 2017
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The Albert Lea choir department is a busy place. The choir has been accepted into the prestigious Choral Arts Finale, a choir music festival held at Orchestra Hall. The choir has been chosen for this festival from their audition sent in by choir director, Diane Heaney. This festival has been held for...

FFA Visits Capital

March 23, 2017
Filed under News

On Feb. 23, Christina Ebeling and members of FFA met with Minnesota House of Representatives, met with Peggy Bennett who represents Albert Lea and discussed supporting agricultural education and FFA. They also toured the newly remodeled capital. “It was a great opportunity for students to learn more...

Speech returns to Albert Lea High School

Submitted
March 23, 2017
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Albert Lea High School is looking for students interested in joining Speech Team. Speech Team is a competitive activity in which students from all backgrounds can perform pieces in a variety of categories, including persuasive and informative to poetry and prose. For more information, please attend...

Gym Dedicated to Former Counselor

Gym Dedicated to Former Counselor

Kathryn Flaherty, Social Media Manager
February 26, 2017
Filed under Issue 6, News

       On Feb 25, the ALHS gym was named in honor of Orrie Jirele who passed away on Sept 21, 2013. There was a ceremony in between the boys JV and varsity basketball games to officially name the gym. Several people spoke on behalf of Jirele to share their “Orrie Stories” and unveil the new p...

One Act Wins First Place

Gracie Studier
February 10, 2017
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The One Act Play is a short competitive act that goes against different schools, this year they competed against Winona, Waseca, Kason Manorville and Rochester. The plays have to be under 35 minutes, making it shorter than the spring play. The one act play is titled “Every Good Boy Deserves Favor”...

#ALHSBOOKENDS

Brenda De Rosas
February 10, 2017
Filed under News

This month’s book for the ALHS Bookends is “The Memory of Things” which takes place during 9/11. Mrs. Bute is in charge of the book club, and can most definitely provide you with more information on 9/11 if you are interested after reading the book. This book club runs on Twitter, search #alhsbookends...

Albert Lea School Area Schools Students Receive Gmail Access

Albert Lea School Area Schools Students Receive Gmail Access

Emily Wangen
February 10, 2017
Filed under News

On Feb. 3, students in the Albert Lea Area School district received access to a school email address. According to an announcement released by the district's Coordinator of Technology Integration, Kenneth Griswold, the aim of giving students access to email is to " facilitate better communication...

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