School News

Awesome Crafts: L to R: Lila Peichel, Lauren Maleska, Charlotte Wellner, Alisyn Danielson, helper, Josie Wellner and Morgan Scholtz.
See lots of photos from the Summer Rec program in this week's issue of the Springfield Advance-Press.
Hall of Fame inductees
  Springfield Elementary School continued their tradition, the Elementary Hall of Fame, by naming Darla Brown, Krystal Plaster and PAWS as the 2024 inductees. The Hall of Fame is to honor and celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of outstanding individuals, while communicating high standards...
Jill Moriarty
  Jill Moriarty has been named the 2024 Teacher of the Year at Springfield Public School by the Springfield Education Association.  A member of the faculty for eleven years, she feels honored and humbled to be selected for the distinction by her peers. Jill grew up in Bloomington, Minnesota and...
Springfield Elementary kindergarteners
  Springfield Elementary kindergarteners graduated last Thursday, May 16, in the gym on campus. They’re pictured with their teachers, Mrs. Jensen and Ms. Schwint.    See more stories and photos in this week's issue of the Springfield Advance-Press including: Vehicle Fair draws hundreds, Highlights...
Seated, from left:  Abigail Jensen, Kaylee Granda and Brady Anderson.  Back:  Leo Hovland, Noah Mueller, Emmie McCone, Gabby Anderson, Lily Pingeon and Kiera Lafferty.
  The Springfield High School Drama Department presented Little Women as it’s spring production to a full house Saturday evening, April 20.  The timeless classic, written by Lousia May Alcott, explored the lives of the March sisters, dealing with societal expectations and pressures, grief and the...
River Valley Speech Team
  The River Valley speech team was among twelve teams that competed in the MSHSL Section 3A Subsection A tournament on April 2 at Windom High School. Their hard work and diligent efforts were rewarded with the team earning this year’s Subsection A champion title.  Twenty-nine River Valley speakers...
Springfield’s National Honor Society inducted 10 new members including: Front Row L-R: Katie Thram, Teagan Steffl, Ella Geis, Kaylee Granda, Taya Beyer. Back Row L-R: Jaden Walter, Blaise Louwagie, Brecken Heiling, Bryan Buerkle, Russell Beers.
  Ten students at Springfield High School were inducted into the National Honor Society during a ceremony in the school auditorium March 18. They join the returning 18 members of Springfield’s NHS.  The National Honor Society (NHS) is a nationwide organization for high school students in the United...
2nd grade – Pajama day
  A full month of activities made it hard to fit all of ‘I Love To Read’ month into one issue of the Springfield Advance-Press. Here are a few more photos and the 30 in 30 winners from Springfield Public School. See complete story and photos in this week's issue of the Springfield Advance-Press. 
Springfield High School senior, Danny Rogotzke, was surrounded by family, teachers and friends when he learned that he was the receipent of a full-ride scholarship to Southwest Minnesota State University.
  Springfield High School senior, Danny Rogotzke, got a surprise reveal that he had been awarded a full-ride scholarship to Southwest Minnesota State University last Wednesday. Danny was greeted by a large group of family members, close friends, high school staff and class members who cheered and...
The 2024 Knowledge Bowl team members
  Springfield High School’s Knowledge Bowl is growing in popularity and activity with over 20 members. Mrs. Ashley Cook serves as Head Coach, with Mr. Bailey Cords and Mr. Brandon Andrews as meet coaches.   “I am proud of all of the kids that we have this year because most of them are doing...

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