The Westonka Edge

  • Small School Advantages. Big School Opportunities. Real-Life Success Stories.™ Westonka schools are just the right size. Small school advantages mean we know every child by name and we make it our goal to help every child to succeed. Big school opportunities mean our award-winning arts, academics and athletics programs are right up there with larger districts. Real-life success stories mean our students leave prepared for college and for success in the 21st century.

Westonka News

  • Eleven MWHS Students Earn Scholastic Art Awards

    Mound Westonka High School art students were honored with 11 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards in the 2017 competition. Silver Keys were awarded to four MWHS students: juniors Julia Elling and Abby Wharram and seniors Quinn Tice and Lauryn Grinde.

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  • MWHS Musicians Participate in WCC Music Festival

    A total of 16 Mound Westonka High School musicians were chosen to participate in the Sixth Annual Wright County Conference (WCC) Honor Band and Honor Choir Festival on Jan. 7 at Dassel-Cokato High School. About 160 students from 14 school districts were selected for the event, which featured some of the top music students in the conference.

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  • MLK's Dream Lives on in Westonka Schools

    Students throughout the Westonka School District spent the school day on Monday, Jan. 16, celebrating the life and dreams of Martin Luther King Jr. Superintendent Kevin Borg noted that each school honored the civil rights leader’s legacy through a variety of programming, creative projects and service to others.

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  • Rotary Interact Club Visits Sharing and Caring Hands

    Members of the Mound Westonka High School Rotary Interact Club participated in a service project Jan. 14 at the Sharing and Caring Hands center in Minneapolis. The high school students read and played games with the resident children on Saturday morning.

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  • Engineering Students Prevail in Regatta Rematch

    Project Lead the Way engineering students who considered themselves to be brilliant boatbuilders had a rude awakening last January when a pair of professional engineers lapped them in their home pool. At the 2017 Mound Westonka High School Engineering Regatta on Jan. 10, the students were on a quest for redemption.

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  • Shirley Hills Students Love to Sing

    Students in Lori Knauf's first-grade class from Shirley Hills Primary School love to sing, so they took their show on the road and shared their special gift of music with residents at Lake Minnetonka Shores in Spring Park on Dec. 21.

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Borg Report

  • Westonka Schools Bring Life to MLK's Words, Dream

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" On Monday, Jan. 16, students and staff at Westonka Schools will spend the school day bringing life to MLK's words and his dream. Please read the Borg Report to find out what each school is doing to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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