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Solway Elementary

February 26, 2018
Eight classes too large by 1 to 3 students at Bemidji Area Schools
February 26, 2018 - 10:10pm
October 17, 2017
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
October 17, 2017 - 9:38pm
January 13, 2014
The opening of a time capsule, buried in 1991, highlighted a Monday afternoon celebration at Solway Elementary, which celebrated its 25th anniversary by rededicating the school. Pictured are, from left, principal Tami Wesely and fifth-graders Emma Mattfield and Peyton Oelrich, who unrolled a New Kids on the Block poster. (Bethany Wesley | Bemidji Pioneer)
A look back, a look ahead: Solway Elementary celebrates 25th anniversary
January 13, 2014 - 7:23pm
May 3, 2013
That even the hardest of hearts of pirates can be softened by a baby is the premises of Mary Boranian’s second-grade class play "Pirates Don’t Change Diapers" at Solway Elementary School. Shown above, the pirates attempt to rock the youngster to sleep. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Solway students present play
May 3, 2013 - 11:10pm
February 22, 2013
Two members of TEAM Foundation were on hand Friday morning to distribute 263 new books at Solway Elementary. The books were purchased from a $3,400 gift from TEAM Industries to the school. Above, first-grader Jada Joyce and her reading buddy, fourth-grader Isabella Anderson, read one of the new books together. Coincidentally, Friday also happened to be the school’s annual Round-up Day, when the kitchen staff transforms the gymnasium into a country western barn dance theme. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
TEAM Industries donates funds to Solway Elementary for books
February 22, 2013 - 11:45pm
January 31, 2013
Artist, author and illustrator Jim Stahl spent three days at Solway Elementary School working with every grade on drawing techniques and creativity. Shown left, third-grader Isabel Grospe and McKenna Cloose receive one-on-one drawing tips Wednesday from Stahl, who illustrated and wrote the book “Wonder in the Woods.” Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Stahl works with Solwaystudents
January 31, 2013 - 1:20am