Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Plan

  • ISD 728 will take direction from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Minnesota Department of Education (MDE)  involving COVID-19. ISD 728 has primary responsibility for the health and safety of its students and employees in school. Therefore, ISD 728 will react swiftly and decisively to assure the good health and safety of those individuals if the need arises.

    This plan for addressing any COVID-19 incident is intended to serve the best interests of students, employees and families in the remote event of an incidence or threat of the Coronavirus infecting an Independent School District (ISD) 728 student, employee, volunteer or a family member.

    Latest News 
    On Thursday, April 23, 2020, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz and Minnesota Department of Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker announced the extension of Minnesota school closures through the end of the school year, Friday, June 5, 2020.

    ISD 728 plans to continue to provide such things as food service, childcare, and meaningful learning opportunities through distance learning for the remainder of the school year. It will also continue to complete maintenance and construction projects as communicated and promised to our community.

    ISD 728 Childcare for Emergency Personnel
    Please contact the Community Education office to inquire on childcare availability. Call 763-241-3544 or email

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  • Community Survey: How has COVID-19 impacted you?

  • Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer For Families

  • Food Service: FREE Grab n' Go Meals

  • Device Repairs/Replacements   

  • Access to School & Personal Belongings

  • Distance Learning

  • EdVenture Club Childcare

  • Advanced Placement (AP) Info

  • Assessment Information (MCA/ACT)

  • Other Important Information

  • Frequently Asked Questions

  • Resources/Links

Email Updates to Families

  • April 28, 2020: ISD 728 Refunds

  • April 24, 2020: Minnesota State High School League Spring Activities and Fine Arts Cancelled

  • April 23, 2020: Minnesota Schools Closed for Remainder of 2019-2020 School Year

  • March 26, 2020: Grab n' Go Meal Updates

  • March 25, 2020: Superintendent Update: Shelter in Place

  • March 25, 2020: Important Distance Learning Information

  • March 23, 2020: Elementary School Conferences

  • March 23, 2020: Important Update: Change In Food Service Delivery

  • March 20, 2020: VIDEO: ISD 728 Superintendent Update

  • March 18, 2020: FREE Grab n' Go Meals

  • March 17, 2020: Accessing Elementary Distance Learning

  • March 15, 2020: COVID-19/School Closure

  • March 13, 2020: COVID-19 Update

  • March 11, 2020: COVID-19 Update

  • March 3, 2020: COVID-19

MDE Updates

Archived Information

  • Preventing COVID-19

  • Monitoring COVID-19 Incidents

  • Determining if a School Will Close as a Result of COVID-19