January 25, 2013
Marit Christianson, a long-time swimmer at SEMS, has recently been recognized by Park High School for her balance of Athletics, Academics and Arts! Please read the press release from District 833 below:
District 833 high schools nominate students for MSHSL “Triple A” Awards
The Academics, Arts, and Athletics (Triple “A”) Award, sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League, is awarded to high school seniors who have a “B” or better grade point average and who participate in League-sponsored athletic and fine arts activities. Triple “A” Award recipients are selected through a process involving the League’s member schools and administrative regions. MSHSL officials will announce the four award recipients (a girl and a boy from both a Class A and Class AA school) at an on-court recognition ceremony held in March. Each award recipient will receive a four-year $1,000 scholarship. Additional information about the Triple "A" Award may be obtained by visiting the Minnesota State High School League’s Web site at www.mshsl.org.
- East Ridge High School: Merlin Erickson and Jamila Joiner
- Park High School: Marit Christianson and Michael Harrison
- Woodbury High School: Lisa Huska and Jack Thomas
To read more about these students, visit the district website here.