Press Releases

For Immediate Release: January 25, 2013

Contact: Keith Hovis, 651-582-8275 or keith.hovis@state.mn.us

Minnesota Department of Education Announces Celebration Schools

Today, The Minnesota Department of Education announced that 57 schools are being designated as Celebration Schools. This year, 146 schools were eligible and applied for the honor. The schools chosen for this distinction are:

• Stephen-Argyle Central Elementary - Argyle, MN

• Beacon Preparatory School - Bloomington, MN

• Blooming Prairie Elementary - Blooming Prairie, MN

• Bluff View Elementary - Lake City, MN

• Carver Elementary - Maplewood, MN

• Cedar Mountain Elementary - Franklin, MN

• Cleveland Elementary - Fergus Falls, MN

• Eagle View Elementary - Elko New Market, MN

• Echo Park Elementary - Burnsville, MN

• Edward Neill Elementary - Burnsville, MN

• Five Hawks Elementary - Prior Lake, MN

• Franklin Elementary - Anoka, MN

• Garfield Elementary - Brainerd, MN

• Glacier Hills Elementary School of Arts and Science - Eagan, MN

• Golden Lake Elementary - Circle Pines, MN

• Grainwood Elementary - Prior Lake, MN

• Greenleaf Elementary - Apple Valley, MN

• Highland Elementary - Columbia Heights, MN

• Hilltop Elementary - Inver Grove Heights, MN

• Hmong College Prep Academy - St. Paul, MN

• Hoover Elementary - Coon Rapids, MN

• Independence Elementary - Big Lake, MN

• Jefferson Elementary - Rochester, MN

• Kelliher Secondary - Kelliher, MN

• Kennedy Elementary - Mankato, MN

• Kenny Community - Minneapolis, MN

• Lester Prairie Elementary - Lester Prairie, MN

• Lincoln Elementary - Bemidji, MN

• Lincoln Elementary - Elk River, MN

• Medford Elementary - Medford, MN

• Mississippi Heights Elementary - Sauk Rapids, MN

• Morris Area Elementary - Morris, MN

• North Star Academy - Duluth, MN

• Northland Secondary - Remer, MN

• Nyquist Elementary - Isle, MN

• Osakis Elementary - Osakis, MN

• Otsego Elementary - Otsego, MN

• Park Rapids Area Century Elementary - Park Rapids, MN

• Parker Elementary - Elk River, MN

• Parkview Elementary - Rosemount, MN

• Prairie View Elementary - Eden Prairie, MN

• Pullman Elementary - St. Paul Park, MN

• Reede Gray Elementary - Redwood Falls, MN

• Rockford Elementary Arts Magnet School - Rockford, MN

• Roosevelt Elementary - Detroit Lakes, MN

• Rosemount Elementary - Rosemount, MN

• Spring Grove Secondary - Spring Grove, MN

• Sumner Elementary - Austin, MN

• Sunnyside Elementary - New Brighton, MN

• Sunrise River Elementary - North Branch, MN

• Twin Cities International Elementary - Minneapolis, MN

• United South Central Elementary - Wells, MN

• Valley View Elementary - Columbia Heights, MN

• Wagner Elementary - Litchfield, MN

• Washburn Elementary - Bloomington, MN

• Westwood Intermediate School - Blaine, MN

• Wyoming Elementary - Wyoming, MN

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