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Fernbrook 5th grader Ariam Aman won the 5th-6th grade division of the Fermi Off-the-Wall Math League competition. Individuals and teams competed for six weeks answering process-oriented math questions using estimation, rounding numbers, guessing and integrating writing about math. Additional students from Rush Creek and Fernbrook participated in this global competition.

-Published Dec. 16, 2015

star student 2015

More than 30 Osseo Area Schools students were recognized for their standout achievements at the Star Student Awards presented by the Business Education Partnership Committee of North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce. Representatives from local businesses, high schools and the community-at-large participate on the committee.

Juniors and seniors were recognized for their outstanding achievements in the one of following areas: Career Advancement, Employment and Volunteerism.  Students were nominated and selected based on their applications and letter of recommendations. 


This award recognizes career exploration through job shadowing, internships, or externships. Recipients include:

  • Maple Grove Senior High: Elizabeth Brimeyer, Rebecca Eckberg and Emily Johnson
  • Osseo Senior High: Teagan Bowar
  • Park Center Senior High: Jasmine Baumgardner


This award recognizes a student's success in his or her work experience. Recipients include:

  • Maple Grove Senior High: Rithika Muralidharan, Asavari Tembe and Stephanie Zukowski
  • Osseo Senior High: Alexis Boelke, Thi Bui, Sierra Franczak, Avery Heinen, Ifeyinwa Ikegwuani, Dagan Osman, Ashley Oudomrak, Chelsea Turner and Kevin Vu


This award recognizes volunteer efforts of a student in their school and community. Recipients include:

  • Maple Grove Senior High: Tyler Fortney, Rose Gallagher, Samantha Henry, Dana Lehtinen, Katie Leonard, Peyton Ordner, and Amber Speight
  • Osseo Senior High: John Nguyen
  • Park Center Senior High: Grace Arel, Alison Christianson, Alex Marihart, Lavina Noradeth, Lucia Sem, Britney Suriyathai, Amy Thao and Katelyn Wang

-Published Dec. 16, 2015