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

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

Laporte speaker is first at State | Education  Walker Pilot Independent

Laporte High School had one happy speaker at the Minnesota State Class A Speech Meet Friday at Wayzata High School.

Damar becomes 43rd State champ for Walker Talkers  Walker Pilot Independent

This past Friday and Saturday marked the final tournament of the competitive speech season in Minnesota.

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.

Classes remain in session at Wayzata High as officials investigate threat made on social media  ECM Publishers

Classes at Wayzata High School will continue Wednesday as scheduled after a rumored school shooting threat that circulated among some students on social ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'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.”

Fire at Wayzata High School triggers evacuation

WAYZATA, Minn. - Wayzata High School was evacuated late Friday morning and school called off for the day after fire broke out in the complex. District officials ...

'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 ...

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.

Wayzata middle-schoolers win berth in National Science Bowl  Star Tribune

A team from Wayzata Central Middle School captured the regional Science Bowl title and are heading to the Washington, D.C., area for a shot at being national ...

Plymouth-Wayzata Community Calendar: Feb. 7-17 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, Feb. 7. OPENING PREVIEW – “THE STUDENT SHOW 2019”. Where: Minnetonka Center for the Arts, 2240 North Shore Drive, Wayzata. When: 6-8 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 High Science Bowl team takes first in regional competition  ECM Publishers

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

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 Principal Sends Message after 2nd Crash Involving Pedestrian this School Year  KSTP

The principal at Wayzata High School has sent a message to students and parents following a crash Monday afternoon in which a 15-year-old student was hit by ...

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 ...

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 ...

Wayzata High School Presents Community Garden  KSTP

Students at Wayzata High School are spending their last days on campus out of the classroom and digging in the dirt. Turns out a lot of area residents will benefit ...

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.

Fire at Wayzata H.S. triggers evacuation

A fire inside an art classroom at Wayzata High School forced officials to evacuate the entire student body and eventually send them home.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

PHOTOS: Food, fun and games at Wayzata High's Homecoming Carnival  ECM Publishers

The second annual Wayzata High School Homecoming Carnival provided food, fun and games for all ages Oct. 5 before the football game against Apple ...

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.

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

Middle schools switched to standards-based system in 2016.

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 ...

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, ...

Wayzata High School Quiz Bowl teams takes 3rd at nationals  SW News Media

WAYZATA — A team from Wayzata High School came third at the National Scholastic Championship June 2 and 3 in Reston, Virginia.

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 ...

Sun Sailor's best of the best enjoy another great year  ECM Publishers

As usual, Sun Sailor area athletes from Wayzata and Plymouth savored many championship performances during the 2018 calendar year. Think of the Wayzata ...

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 ...

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 ...

Plymouth-Wayzata Community Calendar: Jan. 10-27 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, Jan. 10. SKATE THE GARDEN. Where: Millennium Garden, 14800 34th Ave. N. Plymouth. When: 6-8 p.m.. Info: Hot chocolate and treats provided.

Wayzata High math whiz named a World Science Scholar  ECM Publishers

Sophia He is one of 45 students selected from around the world.

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.

Hopkins regains Section 6-4A basketball throne | Wayzata  ECM Publishers

Zeke Nnaji, Hopkins High's 6-foot-11 boys basketball forward, had waited an entire year to wipe away the toughest loss of his career.

It's official: Sen. Amy Klobuchar is running for president  SW News Media

MINNEAPOLIS — For the first time ever, a Wayzata High School graduate is running for president.

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.

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 wrestlers shine on Senior Night | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Senior Night was a special time for four Wayzata High wrestlers in a 66-10 Lake Conference victory over Hopkins Jan. 10.

Steampunk and clowns: Wayzata High School student stars in Circus Juventas show  SW News Media

WAYZATA — While many high school students are relaxing, going to camps or working this summer, one Wayzata High School student can proudly say she's ...

Erik Williams - Wayzata High's athlete for all seasons  ECM Publishers

Erik Williams missed out on a rare trifecta earlier this month, when the Wayzata High boys tennis team took fourth place in the State Class AA Tournament.

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

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

Luke Paulson's shot gives Wayzata boys Lake-opening win  ECM Publishers

Late heroics by senior guard Luke Paulson lifted the Wayzata High boys basketball team to a 64-63 win in the Lake Conference opener Jan. 11 at Wayzata High ...

Rochester's Hurt leads loaded AAU team into Wayzata tournament  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Going into his sophomore season, Rochester John Marshall star Matthew Hurt was the most talented player on a loaded D1 Minnesota AAU team with five ...

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?

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 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 student volunteers honored at Club Y.E.S. awards event  ECM Publishers

Students, teachers and parents gathered April 24 at Wayzata High School to recognize and celebrate the volunteerism of those actively involved in the school's ...

Wayzata City Council approves tweaked design for Lake Street  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The redesign for Lake Street in Wayzata has been approved — again.

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.

Basketball: Five guards start in Wayzata's boys hoops win  ECM Publishers

Five guards were in the starting lineup for the Wayzata High boys basketball team Dec. 11 in a 78-53 home-court win over Totino-Grace.

The Lakeshore Weekly News hires journalist from Wayzata  SW News Media

WAYZATA — A familiar face is out and about around Lake Minnetonka to report its stories.

Wayzata In The Hunt For Another NXN Heartland Team Title  MileSplit

Based solely on team scores the guys from Wayzata High School (MN) look to be the top returning team in the Heartland Region once again.

Wayzata football team enters playoffs as fourth seed  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High has earned a fourth seed for the state Class 6A football playoffs and will open postseason play with a game against Centennial at 7 p.m. Friday, ...

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.

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

Wayzata (MN) girls have the top spot all but locked up based on 2017 times in our returning team scores for the NXN Heartland Region. The team has a 1-5 ...

No. 1 Hopkins leaves No. 2 behind in girls' basketball  Minneapolis Star Tribune

It was no contest between the top two girls' basketball teams in Class 4A as No. 1-ranked Hopkins defeated No. 2 Wayzata 70-49 on Friday at Wayzata High ...

Wayzata High School students Win 76 art awards | Education  SW News Media

Wayzata High School students have won 76 awards in the 2017 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards, the longest-running, most prestigious national art competition.

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.

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.

Hopkins, Wayzata, Armstrong top boys basketball seeds | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

As expected, No. 1-ranked state Class 4A powerhouse Hopkins is the No. 1 seed for the Section 6 Tournament.

Wayzata risks girls basketball winning streak | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

For the second straight year, the Wayzata High girls basketball team has reached the halfway point of the season with a 13-0 record.

Students in Wayzata Take Part in National Walkout

March 14, 2018 07:00 PM. Hundreds of students walked out of their school building just before 10 a.m. Wednesday in Wayzata - taking part in a national walkout ...

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 ...

Wayzata High School boys soccer team named among top 10 in nation by MaxPreps  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — The Wayzata boys' varsity soccer team finished as No. 10 nationally in their 2017 season, MaxPreps, a CBS Sports site, said.

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 Cross Country program to celebrate 50 years | Sports  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The storied Wayzata High School cross country program will celebrate its 50th anniversary at its annual alumni meet on Saturday, Aug. 18.

Numbers are no problem for these stars at the Minnesota math bowl  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Top high school math students from across the state on Monday made complicated equations look easy as pi. The 342 students from 52 high schools competed ...

Wayzata volleyball team is stung by Hornets | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

One of the greatest comebacks in the history of the Edina High girls volleyball program yielded a five-game victory over Wayzata Sept. 4 at the Wayzata High ...

Wayzata soccer teams advance to state tournament | Sports  SW News Media

MINNEAPOLIS — The Wayzata boys soccer team entered the Section 6AA tournament as the No. 5 seed, but even section opponents knew better than to take ...

Wayzata football: The Trojan Horse returns | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

A promising Wayzata High football season was cut short almost before it began when starting quarterback Keaton Heide went down with an injury the second ...

PHOTOS: Wayzata grads celebrate at 2018 commencement | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

More than 830 Wayzata High students celebrate the end of their high school careers June 1 at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. (Submitted photo)

Hopkins, Wayzata lead girls basketball rankings | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

As the Christmas holiday passed, Hopkins (10-0) and Wayzata (9-0) were ranked No. 1 and 2 in the state Class 4A basketball poll.

Minnetonka High School is no stranger to the youth vaping epidemic  SW News Media

In Plymouth, a 21-year-old who gave her name as Ashlee Joy said she vapes to help wean off of smoking. She used to smoke a pack of cigarettes a day,

Stuart Sain does it all for Wayzata boys soccer team  ECM Publishers

Senior midfielder and captain Stuart Sain must have run at least 10 miles during Wayzata's 2-1 Lake Conference boys soccer win over Eden Prairie Sept.

Lake Minnetonka schools rank high in education | Education  SW News Media

In a world full of listings, rankings, numberings and data crunching, yet another one has come out with good news for education in the Lake Minnetonka area.

Teen Wayzata trap shooters compete against Plymouth police  Star Tribune

Jim Sable has watched trap shooting become Minnesota's fastest-growing high school sport and was looking for a new way to test his shooters. Why not put ...

Wayzata runners take third place at Nike Nationals  ECM Publishers

Wayzata's girls cross country runners completed an incredible season by placing third at Nike Nationals in Portland, Oregon in their only December event.

Minnesota has new benchmarks for schools, IDs 485 for help  Star Tribune

More than 480 Minnesota schools struggling with low graduation rates, stagnant test scores or chronic absenteeism are set to get additional help from the state ...

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 ...

Wayzata High School plans for growth  Minneapolis Star Tribune

A major projected increase in enrollment over the next 10 years has the Wayzata School District working on a facilities plan that could cost more than $100 ...

Wayzata High School student honored with scholarship for volunteer work  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A faith-based senior living organization awarded two $2000 educational scholarships to youth volunteers for enriching the lives of seniors in ...

How a Wayzata grad found success at school despite conflicts at home  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Medieu Jalloh and his dad were close. Best friends even. Jalloh remembers when his dad would plan an entire day to spend together.

Wayzata girls take Lake Sprint Relays, minus top skier  ECM Publishers

The Wayzata High girls Nordic skiing team was missing its star performer, senior Mara McCollor, for the Lake Sprint Relays Jan. 22 at Elm Creek Park Reserve ...

Holocaust survivor gets high school diploma at Wayzata High School  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A Minnesota woman who survived the Holocaust received her high school diploma more than seven decades after the Nazis robbed her of the privilege.

Wayzata student becomes one of nation's few chess grandmasters  Star Tribune

A Wayzata High School student has done what no other homegrown Minnesota chess player ever has: earned the game's highest title of grandmaster.

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