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Learning and exploring in nature — join our outdoor kindergarten program!

An outdoor learning environment has a positive effect
on the brain and can lead to better learning outcomes.

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Kindergarten enrollment now open

Meet our teachers and learn more about
our Kindergarten program.

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Hopkins promises an educational experience for students ages 0-21 that prepares them to succeed in our increasingly complex, rapidly changing world. Our students are recognized as global scholars — who work collaboratively, disrupt the status quo, and solve some of the world’s most complex problems. They are the best and brightest citizens of tomorrow. Together, we are creating a better world by inspiring each student to reach their full potential.

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Our district leaders and scholars put together this message of thanks for Teacher Appreciation Week and School Lunch Hero Day!

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At our open house, you and your child can explore our outdoor spaces, meet our teachers and staff, and see how our outdoor classrooms will spark your child’s imagination, exploration, and excitement to learn. This event is designed for incoming kindergarten and first grade students and their families. We can’t wait to meet you!

meet the new athletics and activities director jared ellerson

Hopkins Public Schools is pleased to announce that Jared Ellerson will be the next activities director. Ellerson has 12 years of leadership experience and is the current activities director for Richfield Public Schools, a position he has held for four years.

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