BEA School Activities Participation rate at 75%

This week Blue Earth Area Activities Director Rob Norman presented to the School Board the annual Activities Report.  According to the report, out of an enrollment of 493 students in grades 7-12, 371 students participated in at least one school activity, a rate of 75%.


Superintendent Evan Gaugh said that students who participated in High School activities have better grades, better attendance and fewer discipline problems.


Five years ago, the student participation rate was 74 percent.