WELCOME TO SCHOOL DISTRICT 197

Through personalized learning plans, cutting edge technology, and the active involvement of community partners, West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools (District 197) takes each student's dreams and turns them into reality.

DISTRICT NEWS

Sibley students extend learning through EMID Youth Executive Board
Posted on 01/29/2015
Through the EMID Youth Executive Board, three Henry Sibley High School students have been able to share their experiences with other teens from the East Metro and grow as equity leaders for their school.  READ MORE...
District chooses location for Early Learning programs in West St. Paul
Posted on 01/28/2015
The new early learning center will be located at 1970 Christensen Avenue and will be one of two locations for early learning programs in the district. ECFE, ECSE and community preschool classes and programs will also continue to be offered at Pilot Knob STEM Magnet Elementary School in Eagan.  READ MORE...
District receives bond rating upgrade from Standard & Poor's
Posted on 01/22/2015
Standard & Poor's raises bond rating of West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools from 'A+' to 'AA-'  READ MORE...
Academic Calendar for 2015-16 finalized
Posted on 01/21/2015
School year will start Sept. 8, 2015 and end June 9, 2016.  READ MORE...
Online Registration for Kindergarten now open!
Posted on 01/20/2015
Families with a child entering school in 2015-16 may now begin the online registration process. Paper enrollment forms will be collected starting Jan. 22 at each school’s Kindergarten Registration Night event.  READ MORE...
Teachers awarded for innovative use of classroom technology
Posted on 01/09/2015
Linton, Lawson awarded for their use of classroom technology to enhance learning.  READ MORE...
School Board of District 197 elects officers in first meeting of 2015
Posted on 01/09/2015
Board members' work during 2015 will focus on strategic initiatives and studies regarding the district's future.  READ MORE...
Upcoming winter music concerts
Posted on 11/19/2014
The public is invited to the winter music concerts performed by Friendly Hills, Heritage and Sibley students.  READ MORE...