How Much Does Minnesota Spend on Schools?

Thomas Solberg, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Did you know that it costs on average $10,615 to send a kid to a public school for a year? But that's just a figure. It costs different states a different amount to send a student to a school. For places such as New York, Washin...


Matthew Kinzley, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

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Net Neutrality is the principle that information on the internet must be treated the same by service providers, and not charge differently based on user, website, content, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method ...

Poverty in America

Imani Evege, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

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Families are living in poverty all over the world. In 2015, an estimated 43.1 million Americans were living in poverty, 546,000 Minnesotans were also living below the poverty line. This is a big issue especially for children,...

AACC Takes Trip To Visit Colleges!

Jesse Dobyne, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

Filed under Activities, News

African American Culture Club at Roosevelt H.S. took a trip to North Carolina to visit HBCUs (Historical Black College Universities) over spring break. The group attended 8 colleges in NC. Some of the colleges were Johnson C. ...



November 16, 2017

All Students Are Welcome At The School Based Clinic

Symone Gordon, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017

Filed under Activities, News, Opinion, Showcase

The school based clinic, located at Room 143 on the first floor here at Roosevelt, offers free healthcare to anyone who needs it. You can be seen during school hours and school days so your parents don't have to take time off wor...

Minnesota’s Champions

Sasha Ryshkus Knutson, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Sports

The Minnesota Lynx beat the LA Sparks 85-76 in game five of the WNBA championship finals. The Lynx came off an away win to bring the series to a draw and forced a game five at home. This is the fourth championship the Lynx ha...

School Lunch!

Cara Morrow and Kayelynn Younkin

October 5, 2017

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Food is a very important part of a teenagers life. To learn more about the food we serve here at Roosevelt, we interviewed the lunch staff. Do you eat the food? “Oh yeah all the time.” Do you like food? “I do like the fo...

Vikings aren’t doing enough.

Sasha Ryshkus, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Sports

The Minnesota Vikings linked arms on Sunday, September the 24th. This comes after Donald Trump tweeted about and in a speech criticized the growing number of players not participating in the national anthem before football games. ...

All About Safety Drills

Kayelynn Younkin and Cara Morrow

September 22, 2017

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Last week, Roosevelt had our first bus evacuation drill of the school year. To learn more about safety drills at RHS, we talked with Mr. Gonzales to get more information about why these drills happen. Do you think we do enough at roosevelt for s...