Robbinsdale Area Schools
Elementary
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Sonnesyn Elementary

Dedicated to creating an environment that meets the needs of all students and families and ensuring all students receive instruction that matches their needs and helps them achieve success.

Principal's Welcome

Leia Ward

We look forward to providing an outstanding educational experience for your student. 

Back to School

Smart Start 2020-2021: Safely Starting Back to School

Student Support Center

Academic, Social-Emotional, Tech Support and More

Assisting students and families during the COVID-19 pandemic with various supports.

Family Involvement

Stay Connected

We have a rich tradition of community and parent involvement

Adventure Club

K-5 Only

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

Fine Arts

Creativity Unleashed

Visual arts, music programs and more.

School News

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The 2021 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments will take place in April. Students will need to complete the test in person, in school.

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On Thursday, April 8, the School Board approved seven first round candidates. First round and finalist interviews will take place the week of April 12.

Help Keep Everyone Healthy

As we look forward to students returning to school tomorrow, we want to remind families and staff that they should remain home if feeling ill.

State of the District Address invitation

Join Interim Superintendent Dr. Stephanie Burrage, Board Chair David Boone and a slate of other guests for this year’s virtual State of the District presentation at 6:30 p.m. on March 11.

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To assist with the search for the new superintendent, the Robbinsdale Area Schools Board of Education has contracted with School Exec Connect, a superintendent search firm. As we strive to make the best selection possible, we would like to encourage you to provide your input. 

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In anticipation of inclement weather, please take time to review our winter weather weather closing guide. 

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The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has released updated guidance for close contact with a person positive with COVID-19. 

School Calendar

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