Office Hours: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Phone: 701-727-3310 Fax: (701) 727-3318 School Hours 9:00 am to 3:45 pm

PRINCIPAL Kathryn Lenertz

SECRETARY Shelby Brown


Jade Feller

Preschool Hours

AM 9:00-1140

PM: 12:50-3:30

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.

January Upcoming Events

Jan. 4, 2022 Classes Resume

17 No School

Dakota Late Start Inclement Weather Schedule

Inclement winter weather can cause delays in reporting to school. Winter buses will run approximately 30 minutes prior to the start of school.

Late start schedule for Dakota.

10:30 Teachers/Staff Arrive

11:00 School Starts

No Breakfast will be served.

Lunch normal schedule

Dismissal 3:45 pm

Preschool  AM No School

Preschool PM   12:50-3:30

Headstart 11:00-3:15

FYI Late start schedule

Memorial 10:00-2:45

North Plains 10:30-3:15

Dakota Elementary Facebook Page!

Check us out on facebook, like our page Dakota Elementary to see what exciting things are happening in our school!

New Student Enrollment 2021-22

New student enrollment is now open. All enrollments are online. Go to: Click on Enrollment

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.

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!

Parents Right to Know

Through federal regulation law, parents have the right to request information on the professional qualifications of the teachers and paraprofessionals at our school.If you are interested in learning this information, please contact the school office at 727-3310. Upon this request, you will receive detailed explanation of the licensing, education and experience of each of our teachers and paraprofessionals.

Positive Staff & Student Shout Outs!

Please click on the link below to leave a positive staff or student shout out. Wednesday mornings Principal Lenertz will go to classrooms and read the shout out to the staff or student who receives the shout out. Thank you!

Dakota Title 1 Schoolwide Plan

Dakota Elementary School 2020/2021 Title I Schoolwide plan (also called a strategy Map) is in the office and can be viewed by staff and families. Please check with our office staff to make an appointment, if you are interested in reading through this document.

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.