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Richfield Public Schools Closed Tuesday Due to Extreme Cold

Richfield Public Schools Closed Tuesday Due to Extreme Cold

Extreme cold will give students an additional day off on Tuesday, Jan. 28.
Holy Angels Cancels School, No Announcement from Richfield Public Schools Yet

Holy Angels Cancels School, No Announcement from Richfield Public Schools Yet

Richfield Public Schools hadn't made an announcement early Sunday evening.
‘Again??’: Latest Snow Day Creates Mixed Emotions

‘Again??’: Latest Snow Day Creates Mixed Emotions

While many students are happy for the unexpected break, others dread the prospect of makeup days.
UPDATED: Richfield Schools to Be Closed Thursday Due to Cold—Again

UPDATED: Richfield Schools to Be Closed Thursday Due to Cold—Again

Some afternoon and evening activities will go on as planned.
Richfield Natives Make Marquette University Fall Dean's List

Richfield Natives Make Marquette University Fall Dean's List

Marquette University is located in Milwaukee.
Mom Wants Answers Following School Incident Allegedly Involving a Weapon

Mom Wants Answers Following School Incident Allegedly Involving a Weapon

A student allegedly brought a weapon to Richfield S.T.E.M. School and made disturbing comments, according to a parent.
WCCO Honors Richfield High's Willie Falwell as 'Excellent Educator'

WCCO Honors Richfield High's Willie Falwell as 'Excellent Educator'

Falwell has been teaching for 42 years.
Holy Angels to Hold Open House for Prospective Students

Holy Angels to Hold Open House for Prospective Students

The event is Thursday, Jan. 16.
Should Sports Continue When Schools are Closed?

Should Sports Continue When Schools are Closed?

Several districts continued with games, practices and other after-school activities despite cancelling class. What do you think?
Richfield Private Schools Cancel Tuesday Classes, Too

Richfield Private Schools Cancel Tuesday Classes, Too

Tuesday’s high will be -1 degrees Fahrenheit, with wind chill values as low as -35 degrees.
Richfield Public Schools to Remain Closed Tuesday

Richfield Public Schools to Remain Closed Tuesday

Others districts have also made the decision to stay closed Tuesday.
Will Richfield Schools Take Tuesday Off Too?

Will Richfield Schools Take Tuesday Off Too?

MN Education Commissioner says Gov. Dayton will likely leave the decision about canceling classes on Tuesday to local superintendents, unless the already extreme weather outlook changes 'dra
Richfield Private Schools Cancel Monday Classes for Cold Weather

Richfield Private Schools Cancel Monday Classes for Cold Weather

Monday’s high is expected to be just -17 degrees Fahrenheit.
Gov. Dayton Orders Public Schools Closed Monday Due to Cold

Gov. Dayton Orders Public Schools Closed Monday Due to Cold

Monday’s high is expected to be just -17 degrees Fahrenheit.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
How the Common Core Kills Cursive

How the Common Core Kills Cursive

As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
Richfield Dual Language School Welcomes Amity Interns

Richfield Dual Language School Welcomes Amity Interns

The exchange program through the Amity Institute allows interns to gain experience and learn about other cultures.
Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

A big change is underway in the world of American education.
Burnsville Bus Driver Fired for Leading Prayers on Bus

Burnsville Bus Driver Fired for Leading Prayers on Bus

Richfield resident George Nathaniel, who’s also a pastor at two Minneapolis churches, ignored the transportation company’s demand that he stop.
5 Tips to Stop Sexual Violence Among Teens

5 Tips to Stop Sexual Violence Among Teens

A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.