The Duluth Federation of Teachers/Education Minnesota will host a reception at 5:45 p.m. today at Duluth Denfeld High School Media Center to recognize Duluth’s 2016-17 Teachers of the Year Annette Petersmeyer and Sheila Shusterich. The event is free and open to the public.
Duluth Denfeld High School Design Center will host an open house and ribbon cutting today from 5 to 7 p.m. The new lab serves Duluth Denfeld and Duluth East students, and is based on MakerSpace and MIT FAB Lab models and supports a FAB Lab Engineering & Design Lab, Robotics, Graphic Arts & Digital Design.
Members of the Denfeld Student Executive Board brought five carloads of non-perishable food items to CHUM this week, in time for Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season. — Katie Kaufman, Duluth Public Schools
Riley Pohl of Duluth Denfeld High School has been named the 2016 Minnesota Indian Education Association Female Athlete of the Year. She received the award this month at the MIEA State Conference in Welch, Minn.
. In addition to winning the 2016 Section 7A championship and advancing to the 2016 state tournament, the following team members and Coach Scott Anderson received state recognition:
. Braden Emanuelson and James Faynik named to the 2016 All-State Team
. Jon Faynik named to the 2016 State Class A All-Tournament Team
. Anderson named 2016 Section 7A Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
Note: Content contributed by Katie Kaufman, Duluth Public Schools