Students Advance to State
Monday, April 08, 2013 10:20 AM


Several Northeast Middle School students were selected to compete against hundreds of other MPS students in the regional National History Day (NHD) competion on March 23. In order to compete, students created original and creative documentaries, research papers, or group performances.

Congratulations to eighth graders Nivea Vang and Nadija Hunt from Ms. Adams’ Humanities classes! They took first place at the regional level for their performance "The Great Leaders of the Women Sufferage Movement," and will they will advance to the state level on May 4th to compete once again. Northeast has not been represented at the state level for over 10 years. 

Also, congratulations to all of the students who moved on from the school competition to compete at regionals; your hard work was evident in your research projects.
From Ms. Adams 8th grade classes
Nadija Hunt & Nivea Vang - Women's Suffrage
From Mr. Harris 8th grade classes
Gaozong Khang: Japanese Internment
Kemondrez Sanders: Pac Man
Miriam Resch: Cochlear Implants
Charlie Pratt: The Creation of the Boundary Waters

From Ms. Nelson’s 7th grade classes
Lief Couillard & Rocket Flahavan: Werner Van Braun
Sophia Chase: Chernobyl
Kaitlyn Kolodjski & Paige Thimmesch: Christian Barnard
Silver Kim: Polio Vaccine
Oheneba Boateng: Small Pox Vaccine
Katherine Schveiger & Genevieve Tostevin: Titanic
Irwin Flores : Cesar Chavez
Elinor Kleinsasser: Impressionism
Diana Brown: The Black Plague
Xavier Igherighe: The Wright Brothers
Honorable Mention
Pedro Vera - The Challenger
Brayden Rothe    Battle of Gaza