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Alexandria Area High School

August 21, 2015
Alexandria Area High School Academy Coach Claire Anderson leads a class for this year’s student ambassadors on Wednesday, July 29. The ambassador program started last year with the opening of the new school. (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press)
‘Welcome to our school’
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
July 2, 2015
Alexandria Area High School graduate wins car from Alexandria Motors
July 2, 2015 - 12:00am
June 19, 2015
AAHS named 2015 MacConnell Award finalist
June 19, 2015 - 12:00am
June 18, 2015
Alexandria marching band gets sendoff today for Norway trip
June 18, 2015 - 8:34am
June 5, 2015
AAHS named a 2014 Top Project
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
June 3, 2015
Alexandria Area High School 10th graders (from left) Hunter Schoenrock, Zach Tvrdik, Cole Wiirre, Conner Hammerback and Noah Berglin plant flowers as part of their landscape design class. The class partnered with the school’s Youth Energy Summit team to establish the garden area, which will attract pollinators like bees and butterflies. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Planting for pollinators
June 3, 2015 - 11:23am
May 22, 2015
Alexandria school board met Monday
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am
May 15, 2015
Presenters at the United We Stand community forum answer questions from the audience regarding substance abuse and prevention Tuesday night. The panel consisted of (left to right) School Resource Officer Jim Gripne, Know the Truth (KTT) Prevention Professional Laura Zabinski, KTT presenter and former addict Kevin Beck, Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson, KTT intern and former addict “Jon,” Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen, and Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Do Alexandria teens use drugs?
May 15, 2015 - 12:00am
May 13, 2015
Alexandria Area High School bands present: A Disney/Pixar Music Spectacular!
May 13, 2015 - 12:00am
Local students grabbed shovels and rakes and dug right in to clean-up projects across the community on Friday – the Day of Caring. At the Douglas County Historical Society property in Alexandria, students plucked weeds and turned dirt, getting the garden ready for the summer. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Digging in, helping out
May 13, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
New nursing program to begin at local high school
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
Dan Murphey and Hadley Boline, seniors at Alexandria Area High School, show their artwork that earned Best in Show at the MSHSL Visual Arts Competition.  (Jessica Sly | Echo Press)
Student art advances to state
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
School in search of old Alexandria yearbooks
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 22, 2015
Among the 35 seventh through 12th graders from Discovery Middle School and Alexandria Area High School that competed at the St. Cloud State University Math Contest were (back) Amanda Bittmann, Jon Hubred, Noah Struck, (back middle) Makia Krippner, Lauren Russell, Olivia Kopp, Megan VanGaal, (front middle) Olivia Maday, Reece Stallman, Chris Bienusa, Sam Maier, (front) Angelina Caron, Adam Oehlenschlager, Ryan Forster and Donny Helfrich. (Contributed)
Ninth graders take second at math contest
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
The 2015 Day of Caring logo was designed by Stormy Hegg, an eighth grader at Discovery Middle School. May 8 is this year’s Day of Caring, which promotes volunteerism and increases awareness of local human service agencies. (Contributed)
Day of Caring promotes youth volunteers to get involved
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am