CHANGE IN OFFICE HOURS
The Inver Grove Heights Schools District Office will be open from 8:00AM-4:00PM this Friday, February 17, which is an Early Release day for the schools.
The District Office will be CLOSED on Monday, February 20, in observance of Presidents Day, a no school day.
REGISTER FOR KINDERGARTEN
Kindergarten Registration events were on January 9, but incoming kindergarten families can still register for 2017-2018 kindergarten at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights. Click here for more details and to download an enrollment packet.
On September 6, students started the 2016-2017 school year at Simley High School, Inver Grove Heights Middle School, Hilltop Elementary, Pine Bend Elementary, and Salem Hills Elementary and Atheneum Gifted Magnet Program.
Inver Grove Heights Schools has many plans in store for the new year, including a website update. For more news, please visit the "News and Events” tab.
Add Your Voice During Our Reimagine Minnesota Conversation
Inver Grove Heights Schools is partnering with South St. Paul Public Schools and West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan to develop a plan to build equity, integration, and excellence in education for our students. We invite our families to add their voices at the Reimagine Minnesota conversation on Wednesday, February 22, between 6:00PM-8:30PM at South St. Paul Secondary, 700 2nd Street North in South St. Paul.
Transportation, childcare, and interpreters will be available, and a light dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please click here to RSVP by February 17, and in your RSVP, please let us know if you will need transportation or childcare.
Pine Bend Hosts SALT Day with the Help of the Community
Pine Bend Elementary School had its annual SALT (Students and Adults Learning Together) Day this February. Students had the chance to take part in a number of hands-on activities, including learning magic, crafting dream catchers, and doing karate. SALT Day also featured visitors from the Dodge Nature Center, the local police department's K9 unit, and more. Thank you to all of the adults who volunteered to help make SALT Day happen!
Salem Hills Teacher Lori Gustafson Nominated for Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Salem Hills Elementary School’s Lori Gustafson on her nomination for Minnesota Teacher of the Year 2017. Lori is one of 132 candidates.
“Ms. G. is an incredibly amazing, gifted, and dedicated educator,” former ISD 199 School Board member, St. Paul Public Schools teacher, and fellow Teacher of the Year 2017 nominee Mark Westpfahl tweeted. “When I can be in the same category as Salem Hills’s Lori Gustafson, I know I am in good company!”
The field will be narrowed in the semifinalist and finalist rounds, which are usually announced toward the beginning and end of March. The winning candidate will be announced on May 7, 2017.
Information for Winter Weather Closings and/or Delays
Click here to see ISD 199's policies and procedures for school closings and delayed starts.
2017-2018 Approved School Year Calendar
Click here to see the 2017-2018 Year at a Glance Calendar.
Elementary School Parents
Click here to view the 2016-2017 Cycle Day Calendar.
Buy Lunch for a Student in Need Through the ISD 199 Angel Fund
Nothing should stand in the way of a child's access to a nutritious meal. That is why ISD 199 has an Angel Fund, which uses donated funds to pay for meals for . Families and community members can donate to the Angel Fund and their generosity will pay for a meal for a student in need. A donation of only $10 can feed a student for a week. Please consider donating to the ISD 199 Angel Fund. Click here to find out how to donate to the Angel Fund and help students have a healthy, successful school year.
Thank you for helping a student this season.