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Should I send my child to school today?

Is your child too sick to go to school today? Use these guidelines until you can speak with your health care provider.

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See you at school

Did you know that research shows just two missed days of school every month, even in kindergarten, can cause a child to suffer academically and decrease the chances that he or she will graduate? While some absences are unavoidable, they quickly add up.

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Shifting bus culture

Every time he pulls up to a school, bus driver John Ringold says the same thing to his young passengers: “I’m proud of you and I care about you. Please be safe, respectful, responsible and cooperative. Thank you and have a wonderful day. You’re awesome.”

Kindergarten teacher is Educator of the Week

Minnehaha Elementary teacher Amy Cameron was named K103 Portland's Educator of the Week!

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Principal: Troy Winzer

Main: 360-313-2500

Attendance: 360-313-1428

School hours: 9:10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


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All day, every day.

Your child is required to be at school all day, every day.

At Minnehaha, our goal is for students to be here to learn, learn, learn!

Learn more about attendance requirements for your student