School

Tue
10
May

Paumen receives choir award

Congratulations to senior Nick Paumen (right) for receiving Best In Site at the Vocal Solo and Ensemble Contest on April 11 at Annandale High School. He was chosen by the judge in his performing site as the best performance of the night. He received a superior rating at the state level. Paumen sang a baritone solo titled "If," written by Mark Patterson.
(Photo by Nick Pawlenty)

Tue
10
May

MLHS choir does well at Vocal Solo and Ensemble contest


Students from the Maple Lake High School choir participated in the Vocal Solo and Ensemble Contest on April 11 at Annandale High School. They performed their song for a judge and received a rating at the state level. Students that performed solos included Mara Hayes and Anna Becker, receiving an excellent rating at the state level, and Tyler Willard and NIck Paumen, receiving a superior rating at the state level. Students that performed a duet were Megan Wassermann and Kaitlyn Murphy, receiving an excellent rating at the state level. Students that performed a three-part girls song included Katelyn Fuller, Kaitlyn Murphy, Emily Jude, Kennedy Long, Gabby Brown, Sydney Bakeberg, Audrey Berndt, Maddy Neu and Shelby Jackson, receiving an excellent rating at the state level. Students that performed a four-part mixed ensemble song were Audrey Berndt, Anna Becker, Megan Wassermann, Kora Fuller, Devin Deringer, Tyler Willard, Dylan Schlueter and Nick Pauman, receiving a superior rating at the state level. (Photo by Nick Pawlenty)
Tue
10
May

Exchange student from Switzerland studies in Maple Lake


Manuel Lanwer from Switzerland is an exchange student at MLHS. (Photo by Nick Pawlenty)

Manuel Lanwer, age 18, has traveled all the way from Switzerland to study in Maple Lake. Lanwer has definitely been enjoying his time in America and even more so in town.

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Wed
27
Apr

Staff Appreciation Week

There are several educational organizations that recognize school employees during May.

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Wed
13
Apr

Ten tips for teens’ safety on the road during prom season


This week the Maple Lake High School displayed a sobering sight for students and prom-goers, reminding them to drive safely. (Photo by Kayla Erickson)

As we start thinking about prom season and the celebratory time that follows, it’s important to take a few moments to talk with teens about keeping themselves and others safe during this exciting time.

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Wed
13
Apr

MLE Family Arts and Activities Night a huge success


Avery Larson, Mark and Collin Pavlenko work with fidgets.

Dan Tongen and his dog, Kate, showed students obedience and retrieving techniques.

Avery Larson and Alex Kiebel create works of art with paint.

On March 15, the Maple Lake Elementary School invited students and parents for a night of arts, activities and fun. This year’s theme was “Discover Your Super Powers” and those attending were encouraged to dress up as their favorite super hero. The night consisted of dinner, the Scholastic Book Fair, silent auction baskets, Dr. Fun, door prizes and many different arts and activities sessions.

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Wed
23
Mar

Fifth graders jazz up the night at musical


5th Grade Jazz "We Haz Jazz."

Jasmine Mitchell and Mattie Muller perform jazz movements. (Photos by Bob Zimmerman)

Madi Clapp performing choreography to the first song of the musical "We Haz Jazz"

Riley Hall portraying the jazzer Lester Young with his saxophone.

Erika Latour delivering her line during the song "I'm Old Enough to Sing the Blues".

Anna McClelland, who is Roz, and Audrey Miller, who is Ma Rainey, are waiting to deliver their lines.

Carter Scanlon, Sydnee Peterson, Marcus Weimer and Layton Johnston are hobos during the song Hobo Swing.
Wed
23
Mar

Youth wrestlers advance to state tourney


The youth ANML Lightning wrestlers participated in the 2016 Team regions to advance to the NYWA State Tournament. There were 12 teams; they were seeded #5, defeating HL-WW 65-12. They then wrestled Princeton and won 36-18 to advance to the semifinals and take on the #1 seeded STMA. They upset them with a 33-32 win. In the finals they lost a close dual to Waconia 27-36 to place 2nd in their Region and advance to the NWYA State Tournament April 1-3. Front Row: Aiden Fitzgerald, Brayden Fobbe, Gunnar Johnson, Porter Pribyl, Brandon Cooper, Exavier Jones and Cassen Brumm. Middle Row: Adam Klatt, Nathan Klatt, Trevor Pribyl, Cole Lafave, Mitchell Koss, Noah Gindelle, Christopher Klatt, Carston Peterson and Riley Hall. Back Row: Austin Imholte, Carson Cooper, Jed Wester, Coach Holden Youngs, Nathan Zander, Coach Aaron Hempel, Zachary Pribyl, Alex Klatt, Jacob Klatt, Joesph Towne and Coach Jesse Puncochar. (Photo submitted by Rachel Pribyl)
Wed
09
Mar

Talented musicians take the stage at the MLHS Pops Concert


Jazz band - Nathan Mitchell, Josh Medley, Ben Triplett, Clara Greenhagen, Shelby Ankerfelt and Brooke Ankerfelt.

The Maple Lake High School gymnasium was filled with talented musicians and music lovers for the annual Pops Concert featuring the fifth and sixth grade band, junior high band, jazz band and senior high band with direction from Nathan Mitchell.

Luke Stoesz on bass guitar.
Wed
09
Mar

St. Timothy’s Mathletes

St. Timothy’s Mathletes is a group of students who love math. They have been meeting before school on Thursdays to do math activities and to prepare for a contest through the Math League, a national organization that promotesmath.

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