Area students participated in the Central Lakes College Community and Jazz Band concert Tuesday, Nov. 19. The band started its 21st year and performed music from England and Scotland in its fall concert, "Pubs and Pipers.
5th Grade "A" Honor Roll
Noah Barth, Jack Benson, Kate Bolz-Andolshek, Hannah Brown, Megan Buffington, Kyara Crowley, Brooklyn Dean, Corbin Devries-Flinck, Sydney N. Dorion, Joseph Dotty, Julia Drey, Jeremy Duff, Lauren P.
The sixth annual Pine River-Backus Community Read brought author Pete Hautman and Minnesota Department of Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius into classrooms Monday, Nov. 18, to read and discuss the importance of education with students.
Pine River-Backus teacher Lynn Wangberg was honored Monday, Nov. 18, as the 2013 PR-B Teacher of the Year.
Wangberg received the honor at the school during a Pine River Chamber of Commerce sponsored luncheon.
Pine River-Backus School Board members learned Monday, Nov. 18, how Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) is improving elementary students' behavior.
PBIS is a system that changes the way teachers prevent negative behavior in the classroom.