Robbinsdale Area Schools
Elementary
Readers. Learners.
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Excellence for All.

Differentiated learning experiences support our goals for all third-grade students to achieve grade-level literacy.

 

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Individual focus. Infinite potential.

We inspire and educate all learners to develop their unique potential and positively contribute to their community.

 

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Your path to excellence.

We expect high intellectual performance from all our students, and we are committed to ensuring an equitable and respectful educational experience for every student.

 

Kindergarten is fun!
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Kindergarten is fun!

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

Watch the video | Enroll now

 

Forest Elementary

Dedicated to providing all students with an excellent education so that each child can succeed in school and in life.

Principal's Welcome

Melissa Jackson

We are dedicated to meeting the needs of each student!

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Kindergarten enrollment

Learning to love learning

Apply for educational benefits today

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

Adventure Club

K-5 Only

The fun never stops! Adventure Club offers before and after school care for children in grades K-5.

Authentic Learning Experiences

Preparing students for the future

Students are empowered to learn as much as they can to make the world a better place.

School News

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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.

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. 

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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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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All are invited to the upcoming InterSchool Council (ISC) meeting at 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023. ISC is a collaboration between parent representatives and district staff.

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Visit our kindergarten page to learn more about important dates and deadlines, explore our elementary schools, learn about needed immunizations, review options for before and after school care, and enroll for the 2023-24 school year.

Seven Dreams Bird Bash Event

This year’s event will take place on Saturday, March 4 at the Heritage Center of Brooklyn Center. Seven Dreams will be funding a mental health project, opening Wellness Centers in our middle schools.

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West Suburban Summer School (WSSS) offers summer classes to students entering grades 2-12 in the fall of the upcoming school year.

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We invite you to attend our middle school information nights, where students and families can meet their future teachers and tour the facilities.

winter resources for families

Families in need of additional support over the winter months are encouraged to visit our "Tools for Families" page for food resources, mental health support, help with housing and more.

School Calendar

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