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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.

New playground
New playground installed at Hillside Elementary School
Students at Hillside Elementary School will have a new playground when they return to school in the fall of 2019.
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District 833 offers free meals for children at two locations this summer
Children under 18 can order a free breakfast and lunch from Park High School and Newport Elementary School over summer break.
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