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Wayzata High School class of 2019 graduates May 31 | Lake Minnetonka Education  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The Wayzata High School class of 2019 will walk across the stage of the Mariucci Arena at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 31.

Wayzata High School freshman talks mental health and stigma  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The transition to high school is difficult for a lot of young students, and mental health is one of the many challenges that students face as they ...

Train fatally hits person near Wayzata High School  Star Tribune

The incident occurred late Saturday morning, police in Plymouth said.

Charges: Wayzata schools staffer exposed himself to young students  Bring Me The News

The staff member was immediately placed on administrative leave following complaints.

Wayzata H.S. Science Team Wins National Science Bowl  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Wayzata High School science team is celebrating a major accomplishment. On Monday morning, they won the Department of ...

A conversation with Wayzata High's Class of 2019 | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

More than 830 students will graduate Friday, May 31.

Wayzata High School to host state speech tournament  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The best high school orators in the state of Minnesota will converge on Wayzata High School April 12-13 for the Minnesota State High School ...

27 Wayzata students honored as Scholars of Distinction | Lake Minnetonka Education  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Wayzata High School students, along with their peers from across the state, were recently honored as Scholars of Distinction by the Minnesota ...

Wayzata High School students win National Science Bowl

Students from Wayzata High School won a huge national competition this week with high stakes: the opportunity to study in the field they love.

Officials Investigate Threat At Wayzata H.S.; School Remains In Session  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — School remains in session at Wayzata High School Wednesday as officials investigate a rumored school shooting threat that ...

Wayzata High School Science Team Wins Nat'l Science Bowl  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

More than 9,000 high school students from around the country took part in the regional competitions, Kim Johnson reports (0:34). WCCO 4 News At Noon - April ...

High lead levels discovered in water at Wayzata Public Schools

PLYMOUTH, Minn. -- Wayzata Public Schools is taking action after high levels of lead were found in the water at multiple schools. The district contracted with the ...

Longtime Wayzata Teacher Sue Iverson Retires

Sue Iverson has worked at Wayzata High School since 1986 as a math teacher, dance coach, and gifted & talented coordinator.

Wayzata High School hosting Food For Everyone event  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — An event at Wayzata High School aims to raise awareness about food insecurity and food waste within the community.

Wayzata High student named a 2019 Presidential Scholar | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Anika Ahluwalia, a senior at Wayzata High School, was recently named to this year's list of U.S. Presidential Scholars. (Sun Sailor staff photo by Jason Jenkins).

What is the key to immigration success? Plymouth woman shares her story  ECM Publishers

When she left India 40 years ago and made her way first to Canada, and then in 1998 to Plymouth, Meena Chettiar is happy to say she was welcomed with.

School Spotlight: Wayzata High School

Wayzata High School has a reputation for preparing students for college, but the school also offers classes that teach important life skills.

Two Wayzata Students Headed to Coast Guard Academy

Wayzata High School is supplying two students to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy this year. Jin Johnson and Emma AuBuchon are exceptional students.

Second student hit by car at Wayzata H.S. this year

In the last month, two students, both runners with the cross country team, have been hit by cars outside Wayzata High School following dismissal.

Wayzata High quiz bowl teams to compete in nationals  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School will send five quiz bowl teams to Atlanta, Georgia, for the National Academic Quiz Tournaments' High School National Championship ...

Wayzata High School graduate Sarah Burnham makes her mark at Hazeltine  SW News Media

CHASKA — A crowd of 75 family, friends and long-ago competitors cheered as they watched Wayzata High School alumna Sarah Burnham make the cut June ...

Pedestrian injured after crash near Wayzata High School

Police say it's not the first time they've responded to crashes in that area right in front of Wayzata High School.

Wayzata Student Council leader up for national award  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Wayzata High School's student council adviser has been selected as Minnesota's candidate for the Warren E. Shull Award.

Presidential candidate Klobuchar's earliest footprints were in west metro (copy) (copy)  SW News Media

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced her presidential campaign Sunday, Feb. 10, to thousands of supporters as heavy snow fell on Minneapolis' Boom Island ...

Wayzata High student honored with United Nations Association award for volunteer service  ECM Publishers

A Wayzata High School senior is being recognized by the United Nations Association of the U.S. for her volunteer efforts in the community.

Traffic Safety Changes Coming After Incidents At Wayzata High School  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — School and city administrators are making changes to improve traffic safety at the state's largest high school. Two students were hit ...

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings - Maple Grove, MN - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools at every grade level in Minnesota, ...

'All that jazz' - Wayzata High School to present 'Chicago'  ECM Publishers

Glitz, glamour and grit are headed to the Wayzata High School stage as ninth and 10th grade students prepare for this year's winter musical, “Chicago.”

After 33 years at Wayzata High, teacher Sue Iverson says goodbye  ECM Publishers

The close of the school year at Wayzata High wasn't just the end of a chapter for 833 graduating seniors. It also marked the end of a 33-year long teaching.

Wayzata team wins Science Bowl regional, berth in national finals in D.C.  Star Tribune

A team from Wayzata High School won a regional Science Bowl competition and will represent Minnesota at the national championship in suburban Washington ...

Wayzata High Science Bowl team takes first in regional competition  ECM Publishers

Students will head to Washington D.C. this spring for national finals.

Wayzata student awarded $5K scholarship from PolyMet | Lake Minnetonka Education  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A Wayzata High School senior has received a Mining for Excellence scholarship from PolyMet.

St. Olaf Orchestra to perform at Wayzata High School  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The St. Olaf Orchestra is performing at Wayzata High School this weekend.

Wayzata Schools' new grading practices questioned by some parents  ECM Publishers

Middle schools switched to standards-based system in 2016.

Pedestrian Airlifted After Being Hit by Driver Near Wayzata High School  KSTP

The pedestrian has not been identified, and police did not know their condition ...

Wayzata sends five to state 3A wrestling tournament  ECM Publishers

Five members of the Wayzata High wrestling team qualified for the 2019 State Class AAA Tournament in the Section 5AAA Meet Feb. 23 at St.

Wayzata High School named best in Minnesota | Sun Sailor  ECM Publishers

USA Today recently announced the top high schools from each state. Wayzata High School was ranked the top public high school in Minnesota, according to an ...

Wayzata junior receives Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A junior at Wayzata High School has won the Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award.

Orono Beats Wayzata in State Tennis

The Wayzata boys tennis team lost its quarterfinal round match in the Class AA tournament, falling 4-3 to Orono. The Spartans won three singles matches.

Wayzata students win $5K in math competition | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Five Wayzata High School students spent their Monday, April 29, in New York City working through real-world math problems as finalists in the ...

Wayzata Boys Tennis Beats MG

The Wayzata boys tennis team beat Maple Grove 6-1 in a non-conference match. The Trojans swept the singles matches on the way to the win.

Wrestling: Wayzata wants to continue Lake title streak  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High has a good streak going in Lake Conference wrestling, one the Trojans hope to continue in 2018-19.

Second high school runner is hit at Wayzata High School

In just two months two students were hit by cars at Wayzata High School. Lou Raguse finds out what they and other school districts are doing to keep kids safe.

Wayzata Baseball Team Preview

The Wayzata baseball team doesn't return a lot of varsity regulars but the Trojans expect good things. They've been in the past three state tournaments.

Boys basketball: Brothers form bond with Wayzata team  ECM Publishers

One of the unusual aspects of the Wayzata High boys basketball team is that all five of the starters are guards.

Memorial Day events in the Lake Minnetonka area  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Memorial Day weekend is often celebrated as the start to summer, but the reason for the long weekend is for people to honor those who died ...

Fire forces evacuation at Wayzata High School, classes canceled  Bring Me The News

A fire in the art room at Wayzata High School forced an evacuation mid-morning Friday and classes have been canceled for the rest of the day. No students or ...

'Considering Matthew Shepard' performed at Wayzata High School  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Conspirare, a Grammy Award-winning choir based in Austin, Texas, and comprised of solo artists from across the United States, performed ...

Home team wins Wayzata Boys Track Relays | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

The championship phase of the 2019 boys track and field season is coming quickly for the defending state-champion Wayzata High boys team.

4 Wayzata students honored as Presidential Scholar Semifinalists | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Three Wayzata High School seniors have been named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholar Semifinalists, and one student will be moving forward in the ...

Talking with Wayzata High School's graduating class of 2018  ECM Publishers

More than 830 students set to graduate June 1. The students in Wayzata High's graduating class of 2018 – all 834 of them – are on the verge of closing out their ...

Orange cone season: First of three major road projects begins in Wayzata  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Construction season is underway in Wayzata, and it's expected to be a rough one.

A Wayzata High School dance legacy that began 44 years ago  ECM Publishers

When coach Leslie Swiggum took over the dance line at Wayzata High School 44 years ago, the Trojans already had a history of success.

Several departments battle fire at country club in Wayzata  Bring Me The News

Firefighters from several cities responded to a blaze at a country club in Wayzata on Tuesday morning. The fire broke out at the Woodhill Country Club on ...

Police: Juvenile Male Hit By Car Near Wayzata High School  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A juvenile male was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle Friday afternoon near Wayzata High ...

Girls basketball: Hot start boosts Wayzata over Edina  ECM Publishers

One team was hot, the other was not when Wayzata and Edina tipped off Feb. 15 in a Lake Conference girls basketball game at Wayzata.

Wayzata Boys Tennis Beats Maple Grove for State Berth

The Wayzata boys tennis team beat Maple Grove 6-1 in the Section 5AA team final. The Trojans swept the singles matches on the way to the win.

Armstrong Baseball Team Edges Wayzata

The Armstrong baseball team edged Wayzata 2-1 to move into the winner's bracket final in the Section 6AAAA tournament. The Falcons face Hopkins Monday.

Wayzata grad Sarah Burnham making pro major debut at home in Women's PGA  KSTP

Maple Grove native Sarah Burnham has already checked a few "wishlist" boxes in her young golf career. She'll hit another big one this weekend when she plays ...

Two dozen Wayzata High students named National Merit Scholar semifinalists  ECM Publishers

Twenty-four students from Wayzata High School have been named National Merit Scholar semifinalists.

Sen. Klobuchar, a Wayzata alum, expected to announce Sunday if she's running for president  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Wayzata High School graduate, is expected to announce on Sunday whether she's running for president.

Wayzata High School names 24 National Merit Scholar Semifinalists  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Twenty-four students from Wayzata High School's class of 2019 have been named National Merit Scholar semifinalists, according to a Wayzata ...

Wayzata Girls Golf Swings for Big Season

The Wayzata girls golf team is shooting for big things again this spring-- once they can get outside. The Trojans have been practicing indoors so far.

WHS's DECA team prepares for state competition | Free  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School's DECA team recently competed against students from neighboring high schools Orono, St. Louis Park, Hopkins. Chaska, Chanhassen ...

Minnetonka Wins AA Girls Soccer Title 1-0 Over Wayzata  KSTP

Minnetonka was the No. 5 seed to begin the Class AA tournament on Oct. 23 at Prior Lake High School. The Skippers outlasted No. 4 Maple Grove for a 2-1 ...

How local schools rank on U.S. News' Best High Schools list  SW News Media

ORONO — Several area high schools have been named among the top 10 high schools in Minnesota, according to recently released rankings by U.S. News ...

Wayzata's Kallie Theisen makes All-State for the third straight season  ECM Publishers

Senior tri-captain Kallie Theisen of the Wayzata High girls basketball team became the first player in program history to make All-State three years in a row when ...

State football champs from 2008 return to Wayzata High  ECM Publishers

At some high school football reunions, old-time players talk about near misses, plays they could have made or things the coaches should have done differently.

Area students advance to state speech meet set Friday  Brainerd Dispatch

Speech team members from four Brainerd lakes area high schools will compete in the Minnesota State High School League state speech tournament scheduled ...

McCollor sisters outstanding for Wayzata Nordic skiers | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Thanks to artificial snow-making at Elm Creek Park Reserve, the Lake Conference was able to run its girls and boys Nordic skiing meets on schedule Dec. 18.

Wayzata's vote on school start times touches a nerve among families  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Alexis Hayden has often juggled soccer practice with academics as a sophomore at Wayzata High School. She's seen peers nod off in early classes, exhausted ...

Pedestrian killed by train in Plymouth | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A person was hit and killed in a pedestrian-train crash in Plymouth on Saturday, June 1, according to a news release from the Plymouth Police ...

Rain doesn't stop Wayzata's Memorial Day ceremony  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Rain didn't stop Wayzata's Memorial Day ceremony on Monday. Dozens attended to show their support of those who have died in combat, ...

St. Olaf Orchestra to kick off national tour Saturday at Wayzata High  ECM Publishers

Renowned college orchestra includes three Wayzata graduates.

Wayzata Legion Baseball Team Slips Past Eagan

The Wayzata American Legion baseball team slipped past Eagan 2-1 in 12 innings at the Delano Stars and Stripes Wood Bat 4th of July tournament.

Girls basketball: Wayzata's Kallie Theisen reaches 1000-point mark  ECM Publishers

Kallie Theisen, the 6-foot-2 All-State forward for the Wayzata High girls basketball team, remembers her first varsity basket almost as clearly as she remembers ...

Update: Parents of child found in Wayzata have been located  SW News Media

Update: Police have located the parents of a child who was found in Wayzata Thursday morning.

Wayzata wrestling: Ranked third in state, Cael Swensen wants more  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High sophomore Cael Swensen is hot on the trail of a state wrestling title this winter, and with a 9-0 start, he's right on pace.

Golfer Sarah Burnham's US Open Bid Falls Short

Golfer Sarah Burnham's U.S. Open bid fell short Tuesday. The former Wayzata and Michigan State player tied for 11th at a sectional qualifier in Maple Grove.

Unique phys ed class at Wayzata High School breaks down barriers  Star Tribune

Filtering into a final-period physical education class at Wayzata High School, students put on heart-rate monitors, then mingle quietly until class begins and each ...

Wayzata gymnasts top Tonka | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

One of the oldest girls gymnastics rivalries in the Lake Conference features Wayzata and Minnetonka.

Wayzata's Stuart Sain looks to next chapter in soccer career  ECM Publishers

In the long and proud history of the Wayzata High boys soccer program, few players have matched the longevity and excellence of Stuart Sain.

Hockey: Wayzata ties Minnetonka boys on goal by Matthews  ECM Publishers

Both teams had something to prove when the boys hockey squads from Wayzata and Minnetonka High Schools faced off in the first Lake Conference Jamboree ...

Girls basketball: No. 1 Hopkins vs. No. 2 Wayzata Thursday night  ECM Publishers

Beating Wayzata twice during the regular season was a nice bonus for the Hopkins High girls basketball team, but the game the Royals need to win is the ...

Wayzata's Emily Wisnewski wins All-State hockey honors  ECM Publishers

Even though senior captain Emily Wisnewski wasn't one of the leading scorers for the Wayzata High girls hockey team this season, it's easy to see why the ...

Wayzata High School commencement will be Friday, June 1  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High's class of 2018 will finish their high school careers Friday, June 1, at Mariucci Arena, 1901 Fourth St. SE, Minneapolis. The graduation ceremony ...

Minnesota high school students protest climate change at state Capitol  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Around 1,000 Minnesota students skipped school to gather on the steps of the state Capitol in St. Paul as part of global protests by young people demanding that ...

Raising the expectations | Elk River Star News  ECM Publishers

New Rogers boys hockey coach David Brown looks to build winning culture.

3 new principals to start in July at Osseo District schools  ECM Publishers

Osseo Area Schools welcomes new principals to serve at Fair Oaks, Oak View and Weaver Lake: A Science, Math and Technology elementary schools ...

Tape 2 Tape  Lake Minnetonka Magazine

Greg Gibson has been the board president of the Wayzata Youth Hockey Association (WYHA) for 17 years. In that time he's mastered the responsibilities that ...

Eagle Brook Church opens campus at Wayzata High School  ECM Publishers

This Sunday, Eagle Brook Church will have its first *service* in its new Plymouth campus at Wayzata High School, making this the seventh location in the Twin ...

Wayzata's front line makes a statement in girls basketball opener  ECM Publishers

Wayzata's tall front line made a statement in the girls basketball season opener against Prior Lake Nov. 27 at the Wayzata High gym.

Soccer: Wayzata boys pull out 2-0 victory over Eden Prairie  ECM Publishers

Senior forward Ethan Wagner of the Wayzata High boys soccer team is back in the lineup following an injury, and that was bad news for Eden Prairie in a Lake.

Wayzata girls among the state's elite | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

The Wayzata High girls track and field team is once again among the state's elite this season.

Wayzata School Board approves 2018-19 budget | Wayzata  ECM Publishers

The Wayzata School Board approved the district's 2018-19 operating budget during the board's June 11 meeting.

Soccer: Wayzata girls find a way to win against Minnetonka  ECM Publishers

Coach Tony Peszneker knew it, and his players knew it, too.

Hennepin Countys High Schools, Ranked For 2019  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Hennepin County's High Schools, Ranked For 2019 - Maple Grove, MN - Here are the top 25 high schools in Hennepin County and how they rank for the new ...

Wayzata boys stun Hill-Murray hockey team 3-1 | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

How do you shut down a high-scoring boys high school hockey team like Hill-Murray?

Wayzata opens football season with 21-13 win | Free  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School opened the season on the road and came from behind to beat Rosemount 21-12 Aug. 30 at Rosemount Stadium.

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

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