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South Washington County Schools is a suburban district located southeast of St. Paul, Minnesota. The district includes all or parts of the communities of Cottage Grove, Newport, St. Paul Park, Woodbury, as well as, Afton, Denmark and Grey Cloud Island Townships. District 833 is committed to the mission of "igniting a passion for lifelong learning" through collaboration, continuous improvement, equity, integrity and relationships.

We have 16 elementary schools for students in grades K-5, four middle schools serving grades 6-8, three comprehensive high schools and one alternative high school. There are also a variety of early learning and adult education and enrichment programs offered through Community Education.

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Upcoming Kindergarten Choice Programs Information Nights
12/13/2019
South Washington County Schools is getting ready to welcome the Class of 2032 to school next fall.
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New Tip and Information Portal (T.I.P.) to launch in January
12/13/2019
In South Washington County Schools, the safety and well-being of our students and staff is a top priority, which is why we are launching a new Tip and Information Portal, or T.I.P., an easy, confidential way for secondary students to report issues and other important information to schools and the district.
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District 833 hires new Director of Communications and Community Relations
12/09/2019
South Washington County Schools has hired Pepe Barton as the new Director of Communications and Community Relations.
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