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

DISTRICT NEWS

Henry Sibley named U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for 2016
Posted on 04/28/2016
Henry Sibley High School is one of just two schools in Minnesota to earn the U.S. Dept. of Education Green Ribbon distinction in 2016.   READ MORE...
Become a Literacy Tutor with MN Reading Corps
Posted on 04/27/2016
Part-time and full-time tutors are needed for the 2016-17 school year.  READ MORE...
Bus Registration for the 2016-17 school year
Posted on 04/21/2016
All students entering grades K-12 who are eligible for transportation and plan to ride a bus in 2016-17 must register for service.  READ MORE...
1996 Somerset Time Capsule Open House - April 30, 11 a.m.
Posted on 04/20/2016
The community, parents and former/current Somerset students and families are invited to celebrate the opening of our time capsule that was buried 20 years ago.  READ MORE...
Hannah Delmont named Henry Sibley's 2016 Athena Award winner
Posted on 04/20/2016
The Athena Award honors high school senior women for athletic and academic accomplishments.  READ MORE...
Battle of the Books energizes Heritage readers
Posted on 04/14/2016
More than 200 students participated in the 2016 Battle of the Books, a team-based competition of literary trivia at Heritage E-STEM Magnet School.  READ MORE...
Garlough teacher Heather Wilsey receives Outstanding Educator Award and $15,000
Posted on 04/13/2016
Wilsey, a first grade teacher at Garlough Environmental Magnet School in District 197, has been selected as a recipient of the 2016 WEM Outstanding Educator Award for Ethics in Education, an honor that is accompanied by a $15,000 award.  READ MORE...
Early Learning Drop-in Story Time
Posted on 04/01/2016
Enjoy great books and literacy-related activities with other young children and parents at the Early Learning and Family Resource Center.  READ MORE...

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