After passing a two-day, 80-minute exam — similar to an AP exam — 46 Maple Grove Junior High students earned college credit for the technical education course, Introduction to Engineering and Design.

The following eleven students earned "Advanced" scores, placing them in the top 10% of all students who took the IED test nationwide: Blake Iverson, Nika Khadem, Garrett Mormile, Jack Moseng, Alec Olson, Dat Tran, Marcus Ward, Louise Anderson, Carter Herman, Dan Schnabel, and Sawyer Timperley.

-June 2015