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Welcome to the 2017-18 school year
Welcome to the 2017-18 school year

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WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL!

Essential information on when school starts and what families need to know to get ready for school is available below or in the sections listed at left.

Classes begin:

  • Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, for students in grades 1–12
  • Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, for Kindergarten, Pre-Kindergarten, ECSE, ECFE and High Five students.

Classes begin for Community Partnership Schools -- Bancroft , FAIR, Folwell, Justice Page, Southwest:

  • Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, for students in grades 1–12
  • Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, for Kindergarten, Pre-Kindergarten, ECSE, ECFE and High Five students.
  • Southwest High School - students in grades 10–12 start Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017

For more information, see the district calendar.

Open houses: Dates and times for school open houses in August 2017 are now available.

Bus Transportation: If your student will ride the bus this fall, your bus card will be mailed in August. If you don't receive your bus assignment in the mail by Aug. 24, please call our Transportation Department at 612.668.2300.

Apply for Free and Reduced meals and also find out more about school meals.

Enroll your student for school: Information on how to enroll your child in school or contact Student Placement Services at:

Phone: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841
studentplacement.mpls.k12.mn.us

Explore you school options through the MPS School Guide in the print-friendly version or read online.