Arts & Culture

East Ridge High School's Dipali Arora, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

We put the spotlight on Dipali Arora, an East Ridge High School student who is planning a future in neuroscience and international affairs.

East Ridge High School Senior Jack Lowe, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Jack Lowe is a part of Project Lead the Way, a unique STEM program offered at East Ridge.

Math & Science Academy student Lily Swanson poses in front of Target. She is a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Inspired by her teacher, Math & Science Academy Senior Lily Swanson plans to continue her science education in college.

Amy Marotz teachers her children, who are both homeschooled. Marotz formed a nonpublic school in Minnesota to teach her and other children.

Homeschooling isn’t for everyone, but these Woodbury families are proving that a homeschool life can be a wild success—and full of joy.

A Project Lead the Way student at East Ridge High School works on an engineering project.

Project Lead the Way courses at East Ridge High School give students skills for a head start in the engineering field.

Woodbury sisters Ellie and Ava Wagner dancing on NBC's "World of Dance"

Ellie and Ava Wagner, who dance and work at the Larkin Studio, wowed the judges on NBC’s "World of Dance."

Emily Bowman, publisher of Macaroni Kids SE Metro, MN, plays with her kids at Colby Lake Park

Woodbury's Emily Bowman publishes the southeast Metro Minnesota edition of Macaroni Kids.

"Educated" by Tara Westover

"Educated" is the true story of a sheltered childhood and finding a way out.

A girl goes to back to school with her backpack and books.

Sylvan Learning brings us back-to-school with a by the numbers breakdown.

Woodbury High School's Jonathan Torrence, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Woodbury High School senior stresses the importance of a balanced schedule, "so you don't go crazy."