Robbinsdale Area Schools
Engineering and Arts
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An elementary student examines a plant with a magnifying glass.
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Two students work in the media center on a research project.
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Three elementary students work on a science project in class.

School of Engineering and Arts

Dedicated to providing a stimulating and engaging atmosphere that fosters all students' innate curiosity and joy of discovery to achieve high levels of success and teaching them how to positively contribute as citizens in a diverse and global community. 

Principal's Welcome

Heather Hanson

Dr. Hanson is an experienced educator and administrator and committed to STEAM education.

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Learn 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 doesn't stop! Adventure Club offers before and after school care for children in grades K-5. 

STEAM Immersion

Collaboration, creativity and problem-solving

Students practice critical thinking as they explore engaging, real-world learning experiences.

School News

elementary student reading a book

If your family has not yet scheduled your pre-screening appointment you can make an appointment by calling 763-504-4180. Staff will also be visiting schools throughout September to work with students who have not yet completed a screening. 

kids getting on school bus

Bus cards will be mailed out to families on August 22nd by the transportation department.  Please bring the information with you to Open House, if available.

supplies needed to start school

Click (here) for the school supplies list.  If you need support with school supplies, or able to donate supplies for our community, please contact Principal Hanson at heather_hanson@rdale.org or 763-504-7201.

Teachers Assignments

Postcards with classroom assignments will be sent to families via U.S. mail. Be on the lookout for them to arrive the week of August 22.

Reminder immunization

The law in Minnesota requires that all school-age children have immunizations in order for them to be able to attend school, unless the child has written proof.

Students watching screen

Visit our Tools for Families page to make an online payment, get help with our parent portal or Schoology, and learn about community resources. Check it out at rdale.org/tools

get immunizations ready

Students who attend public schools in Minnesota are required by state law to have specific immunizations (or written proof of exemption) before they can attend school

wild rice taste testings

Starting this fall, school meals will no longer be free to all students. Students who qualify for free or reduced-price meals through the Educational Benefits application will have access to meals at no cost or a reduced cost.

Educational benefits

Every year we ask all families to complete an Educational Benefits application. This is a big request, and we ask you to take a few moments to apply right now.

Graduation roundup

Robbinsdale Area Schools will honor the achievements of its class of 2022 beginning June 3. Check out the dates and times of this year's graduation events, and learn how to catch the live streams of the Armstrong and Cooper commencement ceremonies.

School Calendar

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