October 20, 2020
On Friday, Oct. 16, Moorhead High School's football game had an exciting twist. John Millea, Media Specialist for the Minnesota State High School League, attended to present the Mascot Nickname Challenge award to the Spuds.
This past summer, Millea created a Mascot Nickname Challenge bracket. It was a 64-team NCAA tournament format, with voting done on twitter, one round at a time. There were over 87,074 votes cast over the tournament, which went from May 18 – July 1. The championship matchup between the Spuds and Blooming Prairie Awesome Blossoms garnered 6,872 votes. The Spuds won receiving 50.4 percent of the vote.
Pictured: Activities Director Dean Haugo, Minnesota High School League's Media Specialist John Millea and Spuddy. Photo credit: Bill Grover.
October 20, 2020
Boys soccer played their first game in the section tournament, the volleyball team began their season with a victory and the football team won another Friday night game. Read game details in the full story!
October 13, 2020
Spud staff share impactful stories of their work with English Learner Families. Through services like outreach, translating, home visits and cultural activities, staff connect families to important District services, information and activities.
October 7, 2020
On a temperate Monday evening, students gathered on Moorhead High School's field for a live-streamed homecoming coronation event. Read more to find out who was crowned Homecoming King and Queen.
October 6, 2020
Read more about last week’s sports highlights! Both soccer teams haven’t lost a single game throughout their seasons so far. The tennis and swimming teams each won against their competitors.
October 2, 2020
This year’s virtual gala will bring a fast-paced mix of entertainment and stories of how Moorhead Legacy Education Foundation supports Moorhead Schools. Kevin Wallevand will return as Emcee, and Superintendent Lunak will speak to the challenges and successes of the past year.
September 29, 2020
The Spud girls swimming and diving team had a home meet on Tuesday, Sept. 22 against the Alexandria Cardinals. The team will travel to St. Cloud Tech on Tuesday, Sept. 30 for their next meet.
September 28, 2020
Moorhead Area Public School's paraprofessional shares her inspirational journey on moving from her war-torn home country to the United States with no English, but goals to build a successful life for her family.
September 24, 2020
Take a look at this week’s sports highlights! The cross country and girls soccer teams both had amazing performances last week, and our football team is staying hopeful for a chance to play this fall.
September 22, 2020
The School Board recently recognized several Spud students at their most recent Board meeting. Click below to read the first We Are Proud story of the 2020-21 school year!
September 21, 2020
Outstanding alumni of Moorhead High School are recognized each year at the Hall of Honor celebration. Four new members were inducted in 2020, and they will be honored next year at the 2021 induction ceremony.