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March 1, 2022

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No School Friday, March 4

K-5 conferences and 6-12 report card prep

No School March 7-11 for Spring Break

Classes resume on Monday, March 14

Nominations for EXCEL Awards now open

The Community Education Advisory Council invites you to nominate someone for an Excellence in Community Education Leadership (EXCEL) Award. These awards honor individuals, groups, and staff members who have demonstrated a commitment to lifelong learning. Nominations must be submitted no later than March 11. Award recipients will be honored at the Community Education Advisory Council meeting and School Board meeting on April 26. Learn more about the EXCEL program and submit a nomination here, and you can learn more about Community Education programs and services here.

COVID-19 Vaccination and booster clinic Saturday, March 19

ISD 622 will be partnering with Ramsey county to host a vaccination (ages 5+) and booster (ages 12+) event.

Saturday, March 19, 2022 from 11 A.M. to 3 P.M.

North HS cafeteria - 2416 11th Ave E, North St. Paul

  • Pre-registration recommended, a small number of walk-in appointments available
  • Initial Pfizer vaccine series available for ages 5+
  • Pfizer boosters available for 12+
  • Translators are available for Spanish, Hmong, Somali, and Karen speaking families.

Register for the March 19 clinic by visiting this link.

Adventure Connection now enrolling

Adventure Connection is now enrolling students entering grades PreK-5 for summer and next school year. The summer program is open 6:30 am-6:00 pm at three District 622 school locations and includes fun themes, weekly field trips, gym time, outdoor play, creating, STEM activities, guest presenters, and more! Learn more at this link.

Consider Epic Connection for your middle school student

Did you know District 622 has an after-school and summer care program for middle school students? Epic Connection is a fun, safe space for middle school students to build lasting friendships. Think of it as an older, more mature version of Adventure Connection, with plenty of freedom and space for students to be themselves. They won’t be bored—students will create their own t-shirts, signs, figurines, and more in the mobile maker space, compete in minute-to-win-it challenges, watch movies, enjoy free time on the computer, gym time, arts and crafts, cooking, games, and snacks. This summer, students will enjoy weekly field trips—including multiple visits to Valleyfair. Learn more at this link.

Preschool enrollment is open

Considering District 622 Preschool for your 3 or 4-year-old? Watch the video at this link to learn more about our program.

North High Preschool Program Slideshow

After a year of hiatus due to COVID, Ms. Linden's Child Development 2 classes were able to run their preschool program again this year. Check out a slideshow of their favorite moments this year!

Skyview National Junior Honor Society makes blankets for Children's Hospital

Skyview’s NJHS made 15 blankets for the St. Paul Children’s Hospital! Way to go, Hawks!
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North High's Black History Month Showcase of Excellence was a success

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Members of North's Black Student Union (along with staff Deron Drummond and Abdallah Bah) after a successful event that featured several guest panelists.

Maplewood Middle School History Night Photos

Check out some of the photos from Maplewood Middle School History night. Keep an eye out for 622 School Board Members Ben Jarman and Caleb Anderson!

Oakdale Elementary costumed fun

Enjoy two photos of staff and students at Oakdale Elementary dressing up as book characters!

We're Hiring!

Join ISD 622!

We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic and passionate about what they do. Join our team and become a Paraeducator, Substitute Teacher, or School Bus Driver (we'll help you get your CDL)!

Please visit our careers site for a list of open positions.

For more information please contact Human Resources at (651) 748-7421.

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