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Open Houses Scheduled Across ISD 728 Schools

August is, of course, “back-to-school” month. Though classes won’t start until after Labor Day (Sept. 3 to be exact), there are plenty of dates to put on your calendar now to prepare for the 2019-2020 school year.

Here’s a breakdown by building and/or program:

DISTRICT OFFICE

  • The ISD 728 District Office is home to our COMPASS Program. Students will be welcomed with an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

Hassan Elementary

  • Meetings for kindergarten and first grade families will take a new format this year. Check the HES website for updated information soon!
  • The open house for students in grades 2 through 5 is set for 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 29.

 Lincoln Elementary

  • The open house for all Lincoln Elementary students is set for 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

 Meadowvale Elementary

  • Open house night for Meadowvale Mustangs is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28.

 Otsego Elementary

  • Open house for all students attending Otsego Elementary is set for 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 27.  

Parker Elementary

  • The open house night for all Parker Pumas is set for 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29.

Prairie View Elementary and Middle School

  • All future sixth grade Hawks will meet at the school from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 21.
  • The Elementary school open house will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 28. This will include kindergarten students.
  • The Middle School open house will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29. This includes our first class of Grade 8!

Rogers Elementary

  • The Rogers Elementary “Welcome to Kindergarten” night is set for Wednesday, Aug. 28 this year, with hours running from 5:20 to 6:30 for students last name A-L, and then from 6:20 to 7:30 for all kindergarten students last time M-Z. .
  • The grades 1-5 open house is the following day (Aug. 29) running from 5:30 to 7 p.m. 

Twin Lakes Elementary

  • The open house for kindergarteners and all families (throughout any grade) that are NEW to Twin Lakes is set for Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 4:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • The open house for all students in all grades is Wednesday and runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m. (Note: new families are invited to ‘stick around’ for both).

 Westwood Elementary

  • Open house for all students in grades 3 through 5 are invited to come to the school Wednesday night, Aug. 28 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 Zimmerman Elementary

  • The open house for all students at ZES is from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

 

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

Rogers Middle School

  • WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Orientation for all Grade 6 students is from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21.
  • Grade 6 open house is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 27 with hours of 4 to 7 p.m.
  • Open house for grades 7 and 8 is set for 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.
  • Please note for BOTH open houses, teachers will be available from 5 to 7 p.m. ONLY.

 Salk Middle School

  • Grade 6 WEB Orientation is set for 1 to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 22 at the school.
  • The open house for all students is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29.

VandenBerge Middle School

  • The Grade 6 WEB orientation kicks off the year from 8 a.m. to noon at VMS Thursday, Aug. 22.
  • An open house for all new students to VMS, including Grad 6, is set for that same day from 6 to 7 p.m.
  • Finally, an open house for all students is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

 Zimmerman Middle School

  • The Grade 6 orientation meeting is set for 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 21, with the Grade 6 parent meeting from 4:30 to 5 p.m., followed by the open house for Grade 6 from 5 to 6:30 pm. Chromebook presentation will be directly after the parent meeting. An open house for Grade 6 will follow, running until 7 pm.
  • The open house for all Grade 7 and 8 ZMS students is set for 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

HIGH SCHOOLS

Elk River High School

  • For all new in Grade 9, registration is set for Aug. 15, 2019.
  • Registration for new students in Grade 10 to 12 is set for Aug. 20, 2019.
  • LINK Orientation for freshman (Grade 9) students is set for Aug. 19. A time will be announced to all freshman families soon.
  • The annual open house at Elk River High will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.

Rogers High School

  • New student registration is also coming up soon, with hours from 5:30 to 6:30 on Tuesday, Aug. 20.
  • Grade 9 LINK orientation is scheduled for 5 to 9 p.m. for students in the freshman class, as well as Grade 9 parent orientation from 7:30 to 9 p.m. – both on Aug. 20.
  • The open house for all students is Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Zimmerman High School

  • Grade 9 LINK Orientation is set for noon to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug 20.
  • An open house for ALL high school students is from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28.

Ivan Sand Community High School and Middle School. 

  • Ivan Sand Middle School/High School open house from 4 pm to 7 pm on August 29th. All students are welcome to attend, but especially those new to Ivan Sand. We are having a short program at 5:30 pm and then the remainder of the time students can meet with teachers and their advisor. 

SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS

ISD 728 School Supply lists are readily available at ISD728.org and in local stores where school supplies are sold.

Two girls greet a teacher at Zimmerman Elementary School.