Fall childcare registration through Adventure Club begins online Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 6 a.m. Care is available for children of Tier I essential workers and non-Tier I workers during the distance learning model, with four care timeframes available.
As superintendent, it is my responsibility to provide strategic leadership based on our Unified District Vision and Equity Policy.
The safety of our students, staff and families continues to be our top priority.
We commit to ensuring fairness, equity and inclusion as essential principles of our district.
The collaborative partnership aims to strengthen pathways to skilled trades and technical education.
Early Childhood Programs offer opportunities from birth to pre-kindergarten, supporting healthy growth and development.
Robbinsdale Area Schools will begin the 2020-2021 school year in the Distance Learning PLUS model. The remainder of this letter provides additional details regarding several areas of our Smart Start: Safely Coming Back to School plan.
If you find you have any issues with your student’s device, we are offering families the opportunity to bring the device in for a tune-up or to pick up a new charger.
The following fall sports will begin as scheduled on August 17, 2020: Cross-Country – Boys/Girls; Soccer – Boys/Girls; Swimming & Diving – Girls; Tennis – Girls. Reductions to seasons and game schedules may occur for these fall sports. Revised game schedules and season dates will be communicated to families in the coming weeks. Football, volleyball, fall dance, cheerleading and marching band will be moved to a modified winter/spring season.
Please read for a planning update emailed to families on July 31, 2020, regarding 2020-2021 School Year Planning.
Community Education in Robbinsdale Area Schools is offering Summer Academy this summer with flexible programming in response to COVID-19. Almost 400 students have participated in the weekly program offerings, which began June 6 and continue through August 14, 2020. Program activities are divided into four main categories: Arts & Crafts, Fitness & Sports, Life Skills, and STEM.
This year’s ACTNow! Boot Camp is a two-week self-directed virtual program. This free preparatory program will emphasize ACT course sections, content, skills and practices. Included are two assessment days that will also take place online.
The School Board election will take place Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Three of the seven at-large positions on the School Board are up for election (four-year terms). The period for filing affidavits of candidacy is Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - August 11, 2020. Read further for important candidate filing information.
Please read for a planning update on the 2020-2021 school year. This information was emailed to families on July 23, 2020.
The School Board of Robbinsdale Area Schools unanimously passed a resolution to appoint Stephanie Burrage, Ed.D., as the District’s interim superintendent during the Board’s meeting on Monday, July 20, 2020. Dr. Burrage has been Assistant Superintendent of Robbinsdale Area Schools since August 2017; she will begin her new duties on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
The Robbinsdale Area School Board unanimously approved a resolution supporting racial and social justice in safe and civil schools at the School Board meeting on Monday, July 20, 2020. The resolution outlines the beliefs held by the school board, including nurturing anti-racist educational learning environments, while condemning hateful speech and systemic racism directed at Black, Indigenous and all people of color.
Minnesota public school districts must follow guidance from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) in planning for the 2020-2021 school year.
Camp Northport, an Arts Camp experience offered through Robbinsdale Area Schools, was offered to Northport and other district students virtually this year due to COVID-19. Now in its fifth year, the two-week-long program offered art activities while supporting literacy skills.
Your elementary-aged student is invited to Robbinsdale Area Schools Summer Enrichment! Three weeks of learning activities for K-5 grade students from July 13 - 31!
Reduce summer boredom and become a super student for next year! Middle School Summer Enrichment is available to 6-8th grade students from July 13-31, 2020. No registration is required.