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Office Hours: 7:30-4:00
Phone: 701-727-3310
Fax: (701) 727-3318
School Hours: 9:00-3:15

Kathryn Lenertz

Shelby Brown

Jayd Boster

Minot, ND
Principal's Message
Kathryn Lenertz

To help improve the teaching and learning that goes on in our school every day, Mrs. Lenertz is regularly in the classrooms and observing teachers.

If you need immediate assistance or to schedule a meeting, please contact the secretary at 727-3310. Thanks for reaching out to us.
1st Day of School 2019-2020
1st Day of school for grades 1-5 will be Thursday, August 22nd. Kindergarten orientation will be Thursday and Friday. The 1st day of Kindergarten will be Monday, August 26th/
Positive Shout Outs Dakota Staff/Students
Please provide a POSITIVE shout out to STAFF or STUDENTS who have a positive impact on you while you are at Dakota. You will need to enter a new one for each person. These will be printed Wednesday mornings and shared with the recipients. Never underestimate the power of the kind words you provide to another. Thank you!

Please click on the link to leave a positive shout out! Thank you for your time.
Open House August 21st!
Open House will be August 21st from 12:30-1:30 pm. This is a great opportunity to meet the teacher, bring school supplies, and turn in all signed forms for the new school year.
Student PCSing or downtown moves!
If you are PCS'ing or moving your child to a downtown school. Please call the Office as soon as possible with the last day of attendance at Dakota. Thank you!
Dakota Elementary Facebook Page!
Check us out on facebook, like our page Dakota Elementary to see what exciting things are happening in our school!
Important Information!
If you moved houses either on base or downtown it is necessary for a proof of residence be taken to the MPS Admin Bldg as soon as possible. A POR is mandatory for addresses to be changed in PowerSchool.
Dakota Elementary Late Start Schedule for Inclement Weather
Teachers Arrive @ 10:00 am

School starts @ 10:30 am for students
*Bussing for students begins approximately 30 minutes prior to school start time.*
School Ends @ 4:00 pm

AM Session-10:30 am-12:45 pm
PM Session-1:45 pm-4:00 pm

Headstart Late Start Hours
10:30 am-3:00 pm
Web Page Accessibility
If you cannot fully access the information on any web page of this site, please let us know Shelby Brown, Secretary at 701-727-3310. We will try to provide the information to you in an alternate format and/or make the necessary improvements to make the information accessible.