The most unique year, filled with challenges and successes, tears and laughter, distance learning, Google Meets and in-person reunions, has come to a close. Thank you to everyone —students, teachers, staff and families—who navigated the challenges that this year brought with grace and kindness.
Based on staff survey data, our District was named a 2021 Star Tribune Top Workplace!
Choir Director Kevin Erickson partnered with a local recording company to record four different songs with his choir classes this year. Take a listen!
Reports are submitted weekly from ICS on the progress of the Capital Facilities Projects.
Upward Bound is an incredible opportunity for rising 8th-grade students attending Richfield High School in the Fall of 2021.
Congratulations to the 8th-grade students who are receiving the President’s Award for Educational Excellence and the President’s Award for Educational Achievement!
Curious to know how technology has improved within Richfield Public Schools over the last few years? We were fortunate to already have Chromebooks set up for each of our secondary students prior to the pandemic. Along with all the pandemic-related challenges, IT Director Cory Klinge discusses livestreaming, smart boards in classrooms, portable hotspots, chicken cameras and more
We are collecting all school-issued technology between June 2-9. This includes Chromebooks, cords, snap-on cases and wireless hotspots.
Will Wlizlo, our Safe Routes to School Coordinator, talks about the work taking place in Richfield to help ensure students can bike and walk to school safely. Read the article on the League of Minnesota Cities website.
As you may have heard in Governor Walz’s announcement this week, he is loosening restrictions related to COVID-19 effective Memorial Day weekend. While this is good news, we want to remind you that the pandemic is not over and case rates continue to be high in Hennepin County. Please continue to follow best practices like regularly washing your hands, staying home when you are sick, etc. Here is additional guidance from the State of Minnesota.