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Published January 10 2012

FEEDBACK: Are Liberty, Freedom good picks as school names?

WEST FARGO – The West Fargo School Board on Monday night chose the names of two new schools: Freedom Elementary and Liberty Middle School. What do you think of the decision? Do you like the new names? Are there others you would have preferred?

Let us know by email at news@forumcomm.com

You can also take our poll question.

One of the other ideas the board considered for the middle school was Florenz Bjornson, a former mayor of West Fargo and a state lawmaker.

Below is a list of possible names suggested to the board by the public:

For the elementary:

Agricola

All Star

America

Anthony W. England

Apple

Aquila

Bison

Bluestem

Bonanza

Borealis

Burgum

Catherine Beecher

Charles Davis

Colby

Constellation

Dakota

Dakota Plains

Dakota Sky

Dakota Wind

Dardis

Doug Burgum

Dream Catcher

Drew

Eleni

Endeavor

Fargo

Florenz Bjornson

Flourish Grade School

Flowers

Freedome

Frontier

Gateway

Harold K Johnson

Heartland

Henry Gurke

Homestead

Inspiration Grade School

John E Haggart

Keller

Lewis & Clark

Libertas

Liberty

Maple Ridge

Maxwell

Mayflower

North River

Northern Lights

Northmont

Northwood

Not North

Oak Tree

Packer

Panorama

Penguin

Phoenix

Pioneer

Prairie

Prairie Park

Prairie Skies

Quentin Burdick

Red River

Rick Hieb

River of the North

River Side

Rivercrest

RiversEdge

Riverside

Roger Maris

Ronald Reagan

Rosa Parks

Rough Rider

Sakakawea

Sanford

Senator Kent Conrad

ShadowWood

Sheyene River

Sheyenne

Teddy Roosevelt

Thomas Sletteland

Three Oaks

Tony England

Veterans

Victory

West

West Fargo Veterans

William A Owens

Willis Downs

For the middle school:

Achievement

Anthony England

Arland Rasmussen

Bison

Bonanaza

Burgum

Citizens

Constellation

Dakota

Dardis Academy of Excellence

Eleni Wilson

Endeavor

Enterprise

Florenz Bjornson

Freedom

Gateway

Gryffindor

Judge Ralph R. Erickson

L.E. Berger

Liberty

Northern Lights

Nova

Packers

Pioneers

Prairie

Quentin Burdick

Red River

Rick Hieb

Riverbend

Roger Maris

Rose Parks

Sakakawea

Sanford

Selisker

Severus Snape

Sheyenne

Triumph High

Veterans

West Fargo George Sinner

West Fargo’s Alliance