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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.


Food tasting events expose kids to new, healthy foods
Posted on 02/17/2017
Over the past few weeks, students at Mendota Elementary School and Somerset Elementary School have been participating in food tastings, which focus on trying unique fruits and vegetables.   READ MORE...
Superintendent Interviews - February 21
Posted on 02/16/2017
The interviews will be held at Henry Sibley High School in room A241 and are open to the community.  READ MORE...
Strategy Team Meeting - March 16
Posted on 02/15/2017
Parents and community members are invited to attend this year's Strategy Team meetings and participate in conversations about the district's strategic direction. The topic of March's meeting with be district-wide facilities.  READ MORE...
Healthy Hero Award - Mark Krey
Posted on 02/10/2017
Congratulations to District 197’s Healthy Hero Award recipient, Mark Krey. He is inspiring students in the Branch Out program to be more active.  READ MORE...
Reimagine Minnesota Schools - February 22
Posted on 02/06/2017
The community is invited to join districts from across the metro area in developing a model of education that’s designed for the success of all students.  READ MORE...
Middle school teachers earn Apple technology certification
Posted on 01/27/2017
The first ever Apple Teacher program is influencing the way a group of teachers in District 197 utilize technology in the classroom.  READ MORE...
Preschool Registration for 2017-2018 starts Feb. 10
Posted on 01/20/2017
Browse the 2017-18 preschool catalog to learn more about early learning options.   READ MORE...