IMPORTANT BACK TO SCHOOL INFO

Litchfield Public Schools #465 ~ Home of the Dragons!

2022-2023 SCHOOL ONLINE REGISTRATION VERIFICATION OF FAMILY & STUDENT INFORMATION

REGISTRATION IS OPEN - ALL FAMILIES MUST REGISTER STUDENTS ONLINE BY AUGUST 12TH, 2022


  • Login to your Infinite Campus Parent Portal

    (www.litchfield.k12.mn.us, Infinite Campus)
  • Click More (located the bottom left of the page)
  • Click Online Registration
  • Verify your information and your students information that is in Online Registration and make any necessary changes
  • Click Submit

APPLY FOR MEAL BENEFITS (More> Meal Benefits>Application)
  • Add money to meal accounts (Food Service>Pay>Amount)

  • Pay for activities (Fees>My Accounts>Optional Payments)

(if using an ipad Fees>Wallet icon>Optional Payments)
  • K12 Device 30.00 (Fees>Add to Cart)

  • Check status of immunizations (More>Health)


Parent Portal App (optimized for mobile devices) Download the app on your phone today to stay connected and engaged. https://www.infinitecampus.com/audience/parents-students

Attendance tool - Parents now are able to report their child's absence online through the Parent Portal. Log into your parent portal, scroll down to > More > Absence request.

Need Help with Infinite Campus Parent Portal?

If you need help with your username or password for Infinite Campus Parent Portal, please see the "Forgot your password?" or "Forgot your username?" reset function built into Campus Portal. Campus portal password resets may require you to also complete a CAPTCHA to determine you are human, by entering random characters in a box.


Please contact any School Office if the above information was not helpful with your Infinite Campus Portal username/password problem or you have other back to school questions. We are happy to help!

Wagner Education Building PreSchool 320-693-2354

Ripley Elementary 320-693-2436

Middle School 320-693-2441

High School 320-693-2424

District Office 320-693-2444

Food Nutrition and Federal Meal Benefits

All households are encouraged to apply for Food Nutrition & Federal Meal Benefits. We accept applications for school meal benefits at any time. Applications are available to fill out online in your Infinite Campus Portal, or print a copy from our website. Having qualified applicants provides benefits for families as well as an increase in school funding to ensure students receive the support they need to receive a comprehensible world class education.


If you have any questions concerning the free and reduced school meals please contact Stacy Justison at 320-693-2444 sjustison@isd465.org.


Households already approved for public assistance programs can complete an Application for Educational Benefits using case number(s) instead of household income information:

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)
  • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR)

Student Schedules & Classroom Teacher Assignments

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Classroom teacher assignments and student schedules are currently being finalized. Teacher assignments & schedules will be made available for you to see in the Infinite Campus Portal around August 16th. We must process all of the Online Registrations to help finalize teacher assignments for the upcoming school year. Please complete online registration as soon as possible. We thank you!

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Kindergarten Students

Do you have a Kindergarten student?

Kindergarten Assessment is scheduled for August 9. Please follow the directions that were sent to you to register via https://ptcfast.com/schools/Ripley. Please contact the Ripley office if you have any questions.


Remember: To begin Kindergarten a child needs: 5 DTaP/DT, 4 Polio, 2 MMR, 3 Hep B, 2 Varicella (or doctor's note to verify history of disease) or a medical or conscientious exemption . Please bring clinic or MIIC records of shots received or exemption documents


You might find that online registration is already complete or you only completed it for your kindergarten child and you need to complete it for older children.

If you see the following message, you have already completed registration for all members of your household: Your Online Registration application has already been submitted. You cannot make a changes online at this time. If you need to make a change, please contact the district office. For a PDF copy of the submitted data, please click the link.


You can review what you submitted and contact the office with questions or changes.

Early Childhood & Preschool Families


If your child has not had their early childhood preschool screening and is entering Kindergarten or Preschool, please contact Ashlyn McGraw, amcgraw@isd465.org at 320-693-2354.

Health Services & Immunization Requirements

www.litchfield.k12.mn.us > Central Services > Health Services.


Health Services forms are available on our website, such as medication forms & action plans required for some services. Turn items into our School Nurse, Lorie Garland lgarland@isd465.org.


Lorie Garland RN, PHN, LSN

Licensed School Nurse

lgarland@isd465.org

12th grade students

Teenagers and young adults are at higher risk for meningococcal disease. This booster dose is important to make sure they are fully protected through their highest-risk years.

If this immunization is complete, please send a copy to the school office as soon as possible.


If your child needs this booster dose, please schedule an appointment with your child’s health care provider to get this vaccine, or get a legal exemption before school starts in the fall.

7th grade students

The Minnesota Department of Health and School Mandated Immunizations Laws require all incoming 7th grade students to receive a Tdap and a Meningococcal immunization PRIOR to entering 7th grade.

When immunizations are complete, please send a copy to the school. All immunizations must be completed and on record in the school health office or your child may be excluded from school.

2023-2023 Academic School Year Calendar


  • For up-to-date information on calendar events, use our website Calendar link.
  • You may print a school year academic day calendar from our website under Parent Communication, 2022-2023 Academic Calendar.

Transportation

  • Transportation questions and/or changes should be directed to Hicks Bus Line.


Please notify Hicks Bus if your children are not going to be riding the bus or if they are riding from/to a location other than home. This would be a great help in determining the bus routes.


Devices K-12

K-12 Device distribution will occur during the first days/week of school. Payment of $30.00 is needed prior to distribution (30.00/per child or 100.00/family maximum). Payments may be made online in your Infinite Campus Parent Portal.


To review our device agreements/policy information please see our website. www.litchfield.k12.mn.us > Central Services > Device Information

*Online Registration includes acknowledgment of responsible device user agreement.


Technology Related Support Form please feel free to call or fill out this support form if you have any questions. Jennifer Ridgeway 320-693-2441 ext. 3164

Curriculum & Digital Tools

Litchfield Public Schools uses a variety of digital tools to support student learning. Technology vendors and software, support our work as we help all students develop the skills necessary to succeed in an ever-changing world.

We have an inventory of our curriculum, testing, and assessment tools posted on our website Central Services>Curriculum. This is something new we are implementing and we plan on maintaining it with live edits as vendors or software change.

Please reach out to your building principal for additional questions regarding specific digital tools used in classrooms.

Internet Safety

Parents of students in grades 5-12 will be able to download an app to any Android or iOS device which will allow them to view their child's internet search history or social media activity that occurs on the school owned device after school hours. Watch for more info on this as school starts and how to sign up using your email address. All district devices will be filtered using our Securly filtering system.

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Activities -

Fall activities meeting August 15th 7:00pm Grades 7-12


  • All MSHSL forms and Physicals must be completed before athlete participation (Physicals are usually completed in 7th and 10th grade)
  • Online Registration using Infinite Campus portal must be completed before athletic participation. Complete this ASAP so our school nurse can process information.
  • Activity Fees must be paid before students are given a uniform to compete

  • Forms are available online and at the Activities Office

  • Fees may be paid online or at the Activities Office


Visit www.litchfield.k12.mn.us > Infinite Campus Portal > Payments > Student > Optional Items > Select Activity (to pay fees)

Visit www.litchfield.k12.mn.us > Activities > Quick Links (scroll to bottom to see forms)

MSHSL Health Questionaire

MSHSL Eligibility Questionaire