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Alexandria Area High School

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
April 15, 2015
The 2015 AA State Knowledge Bowl Champion team from Alexandria Area High School includes (left to right) Coach Tom Smith, Dalton Struck, Carl Branch, Lydia Gusaas, Eric Branch, Matt Bittman and Coach Julie Duncan. (Contributed)
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
The Alexandria Area High School was featured on the Fast Company Co.DESIGN website and was described as having an innovative design that is both open and adaptable. Pictured is the Commons Area of the school, which just opened to students in August 2014. (Echo Press file photo)
Local high school receives international attention
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
Professor Henrik Williams will be in Alexandria to present, “What Were the Vikings Thinking? Cracking the Runic Code.” Above, Williams is standing by the great Viking Age Memorial Stone (U 961) from Vaksala Church in Uppsala, Sweden.  It is dated from around 1070-1100 AD, which is the late Viking Age. (Photo courtesy of Mikael Wallerstedt)
Cracking the runic code
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 14, 2015
Trevor Westad received first place in the 2014 #SmartTeenDriver contest for his photo, stating that “texting while driving makes a crash 23x more likely. Texting can wait.” (Contributed)
#SmartTeenDriver contest begins
April 14, 2015 - 2:40pm
April 11, 2015
Couple Nate Langner and Danika Guenther smile for the cameras at the AAHS grand march on Saturday. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Celebrating prom with a march
April 11, 2015 - 6:23pm
April 10, 2015
Bert, played by Clayton Forester (right), helps Jane and Michael Banks fly a kite in a London park. The Banks children are portrayed by Aubrey Kosters (left) and Christian Fleming (center). (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
April 10, 2015 - 12:00am
The stretch of Pioneer Road on the east side of Alexandria Area High School is currently marked as a 55 mph zone, but the addition of school zone signage will drop the speed limit to 40 mph during the school day.  The same will be applied to County Road 46 at the Woodland Elementary School entrance. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Slow it down in new school zones
April 10, 2015 - 12:00am
March 27, 2015
Lacey Jo Meyer, 3, helps her mother pick a bowl handcrafted by an Alexandria Area High School student at the Empty Bowls fundraiser. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Filling bowls to fight hunger
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
After-prom offers continuation of festivities
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
Students named to state honor band
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 20, 2015
Echo Press graphic
Local grad rates above state’s goal
March 20, 2015 - 12:00am
March 18, 2015
Kim Snell performs with the newly-formed Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) drum line at a recent AAHS girls basketball game. Next year, when the drum line is more established, the students hope to attend competitions. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Stepping to a new beat
March 18, 2015 - 8:50am