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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Accelerate learning with Robbinsdale Area Schools summer academic program! In-person and virtual sessions will be offered in June and July for students currently in Kindergarten through 8th grade.

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Robbinsdale Area Schools will be adopting new instructional materials for Mathematics K-12. Visit the in-person vendor fair, May 3-5 -- or the online fair, May 1-10.

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In December 2020, the School Board voted to change school start times, but didn’t determine when the change would happen. At the Monday, April 19 meeting, the Board voted unanimously in favor of making the shift beginning in the 2022-23 school year. 

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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.

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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.

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.

School Calendar

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