Robbinsdale Area Schools
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Believe in yourself, become what you dream and belong at Robbinsdale Area Schools. 

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Black History Month student voices

Student voices

Hear from middle school students who identify as Black talk about their cultures, families, and why Black History Month is important to them.

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Educational Benefits

We are asking all families to complete the annual application for benefits.
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Kindergarten is fun!

Don't take our word for it. Hear what students have to say about kindergarten.

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Unique learning pathways
Explore different learning pathways and how Robbinsdale Area Schools can nurture your student's passions.
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Our mission is to inspire and educate all learners to develop their unique potential and positively contribute to their community.

Tools for Families

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Learning to love learning

Establishing a strong foundation in a nurturing environment. 

Summer Programming

Rdale is the perfect summertime place for your student to have fun and socialize with friends. 

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Meals will no longer be free for families unless they qualify for educational benefits. 

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Looking for individuals with a passion to make a difference 

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Fine Arts

Discover your passion

Explore our Dance, Music, Visual Arts and Theater programs.  Check out our Fine Arts page to view our music performances. 


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Families are invited to attend Parent and Student University and learn about college and career opportunities through various breakout sessions. Check out the job fair and connect with local employers, trade organizations, employment agencies, military representatives and colleges and universities.

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Welcoming a new baby is an exciting time for many families. The Grandparents Class through Early Learning helps grandparents living near or far prepare for their special role.

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This important programming provides young learners an opportunity to engage in hands-on activities and build skills to prepare for kindergarten. Part-time and full-time options are available.

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The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) provides eligible households a discount of up to $30 per month for internet services. Families are eligible to participate in ACP if a student in the household receives free or reduced-price school meals. 

families invited to attend upcoming vendor fair for new curriculum

Rdale is adopting new instructional materials for English language arts, social studies, and world languages for grades 6-12. Staff, families, and community members are invited to attend an upcoming vendor fair, where people can review materials, ask questions, and provide input before a final decision is made.

American Indian students in a classroom

Specific laws provide special funding for Native American students – and public school districts like Robbinsdale Area Schools – to help support their education. Many Native American and Indigenous students and families aren’t aware of these funding streams, but Rdale relies on them to support its American Indian Education program.

Armstrong students win north

Stella Wright, Armstrong High School senior, has been selected as Minnesota’s 2023 Poetry Out Loud champion. She will go on to compete in the Poetry Out Loud National Finals in May. 

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The annual Spring Orchestra Festival features combined orchestras, as well as Chamber Strings and Concerto performers from Cooper and Armstrong High Schools. All-District Band will also perform their spring showcase with Solo and Ensemble Best of Site Performers.

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The driving idea behind a second-year partnership between FAIR Pilgrim Lane and Stages Theatre Company, called Connecting Generations, is that "we are all different but still the same." The objective is to build community by connecting youth and elders. 

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