Robbinsdale Area Schools

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Robbinsdale Area Schools is an award-winning district committed to academic excellence for ALL students. We serve all or parts of seven cities with more than 100,000 residents in the northwest suburbs of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Staff and student in hallway

District offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20 in observance of Presidents Day. Monday, Feb. 27 is a staff development day, so school will not be in session, but district offices are open.

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Parent helping child read a book

Families are invited to read with their student(s) throughout the month of February in celebration of I Love to Read Month. Whether it’s some of your favorites or something new, families who participate will have the opportunity to win prizes.

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Two students sitting at a table

The Cooper High School (CHS) student summit gives students the opportunity to talk about their experiences in school, make suggestions for improvements, and work to solve problems. 

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student holding winning artwork

Artwork submitted by Raquel Cole, a second grader at Northport Elementary, has been selected for the My District, My Minnesota program.

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  • Northport Elementary
  • Northport Elementary Newsletter
group of middle school students sitting in a gym

Hennepin Healthcare and Annex Teen Clinic have partnered to host free parent education sessions on a variety of topics affecting teens. 

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  • High School
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Black History Month celebration

Students, families and community members are invited to the upcoming Black History Month Celebration. The free event takes place from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 8, at FAIR School Crystal, located at 3915 Adair Ave N. 

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  • Direct Line Newsletter
  • Discover Newsletter
  • Noble Elementary Newsletter
student on the computer wearing headphones

With ACCESS testing happening at the end of January, here is a reminder of testing expectations. Each student is asked to follow all state and district policies for test administration.

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  • School of Engineering & Arts Newsletter
Robbinsdale Transition Center toy spree

Students from Robbinsdale Transition Center (RTC) undertook three community-based projects last semester as part of their social interaction class. In the culminating project, they raised over $600 and purchased toys for Children's Hospitals in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

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American Indian Ed Winter Storytelling Event

Robbinsdale Area Schools American Indian Education Program partnered with Edina Public Schools American Indian Education program to host a winter storytelling event at 6-8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 17.  The no-cost event will be held at FAIR School Crystal, 3915 Adair Ave. N. 

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  • DEI Newsletter
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  • Discover Newsletter
  • Noble Elementary Newsletter
  • School of Engineering & Arts Newsletter
Escape the Vape video contest

The Escape the Vape video challenge, a youth vaping prevention video contest, is back for 2023, and students in Robbinsdale Area Schools are invited to participate. 

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Monster dolls

For young children, understanding their little (or big) emotions can be scary. That’s why a group of students at Armstrong High School decided to focus on a project that could help young learners at Neill Elementary School.

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  • Neill Elementary
com ed empty bowls

Empty Bowls, an annual fundraiser for local food shelves, invites you to shape and glaze ceramic bowls at a series of free, fun events.

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  • Community Education
  • Direct Line Newsletter
  • Discover Newsletter
middle school students practicing for upcoming performance

Plymouth Middle School students are performing the musical Disney’s Newsies Jr. this week. You can also see Cooper High School students at the Cooper Variety Show, 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27.

  • Direct Line Newsletter
  • Discover Newsletter
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kids playing outdoors in the snow

Two Mondays, Jan. 23 and Feb. 27, are non-school days. School will not be in session, but district offices are open. The 2023-24 school calendar is also available.

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  • Direct Line Newsletter
  • Early Childhood Newsletter
  • Northport Elementary Newsletter