This Week at Parkway

Week of May 15

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, May 26th: Band and Orchestra Concert
  • Thursday, June 2nd: Sunset Celebration, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, June 8th: 8th Grade Bridging Ceremony
  • Thursday, June 9th: Trip to Valley Fair
  • Friday, June 10th: Field Day, Last Day of School


Valley Fair Trip

Parkway will be going to Valley Fair on June 9th. Students should be bringing home a permission slip. The cost is $30 and includes the bus and admission to the park.

Parkway is utilizing the following expectations for the Valleyfair trip to support students in having a successful end of the year:

  1. Students must be off the no-pass list by 6/6. If your student is currently on the no-pass list, they will need to have 2 weeks in a row of 5 or less tardies to be eligible for Valleyfair.
  2. No more than 1 ODR per week for 5/16-5/20, 5/23-5/27, 6/1-6/6.
  3. No suspensions or dismissals, beginning 5/16.

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8th Grade Bridging Ceremony

You’re invited to celebrate the 8th grade Bridging Ceremony as they crossover from middle school to high school.

When: Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 6:00pm

Students should arrive by 5:30pm


Harding High School Auditorium

1540 6th Street East

St. Paul, MN 55106

Light refreshments will be served.

End of year Student iPad guidelines

Students returning to SPPS in fall 2022 have the option to keep their iPad and charger at home this summer. Summer school students MUST keep their iPad for use in summer learning programs.

Students should return their iPad and charging block and cord before the last day of school if:

  • They are not returning to SPPS in fall 2022

  • Their family has indicated they prefer the iPad to stay at school over the summer

Families can return an iPad during the summer to the Education Operations Service building, at 1930 Como avenue.

Flipside Teenventure Summer Camp

Flipside Teenventure Summer Camp Registration is NOW Enrolling. This summer, Teenventure will have 3 fun Summer Camps:
    • Students will meet outdoors and participate in team building challenges at our Adventure Camp.

    • Exploration Camp will provide students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and build relationships with students all over Saint Paul.

    • Students will be inspired by the multitude of classes from fantasy to business, from art to career at our Flipside Camp.

It's completely FREE and it's going to be A LOT of fun! Take advantage of this opportunity to sign up first! ***Programming is open to all schools in St. Paul. Spots are LIMITED!

These camps are open to current 5th - 7th graders!! (Students that will be in 6th through 8th grade NEXT FALL)

If you have any questions, please email Nina Nguyen at or

Sunset Celebration

Please mark the date, June 2nd from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for our Sunset Celebration.

  • Each person will receive a ticket for pizza and a beverage at $0

  • Concessions will be open and selling tickets for games

All proceeds will go towards a plaque for the school

Please RSVP Here

Learning Community Updates

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