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The Future of Learning and Tomorrow’s Skills

May 10, 2018
In her May column, Dr. Rhoda Mhiripiri-Reed talks about the skills our students will need in the future, and they are not necessarily what you might expect. She also addresses the social-emotional strategies that Hopkins is putting in place.

Hopkins Education Foundation awards seven grants to Hopkins Public Schools this spring

May 10, 2018
Grants impact all education levels, from early childhood to high school and also include three “Awesome Fund” awards to student clubs. To date, HEF has raised more than $2.6 million since its inception in 1995.
earth club students

Hopkins Earth Club students present environment Report Card to the Minnetonka City Council

May 09, 2018
The Report Card is a science-based tool that measures how well a city is doing at reducing greenhouse gas emissions to the levels needed to protect the youngest generation from the worst effects of the climate crisis.

"Let’s Talk About Race in Hopkins" community conversation set for May 17

May 08, 2018
Led by Dr. Rhoda Mhiripiri-Reed, superintendent of Hopkins Public Schools, and Hopkins High School students, the "Lets Talk about Race" event is an opportunity to have a structured conversation on race, ethnicity, and culture.
Royal Chef Competition

Hopkins students cook up a storm in third-annual Royal Chef Competition

May 08, 2018
Teams were asked to transform local turkey tenderloin, whole grains and vegetables into a delicious meal to present to an esteemed panel of judges including Dr. Rhoda Mhiripiri-Reed and Milo Fleming of Top Chef Junior, among others.
All-State Orchestra Students

The Hopkins orchestra program ends year on a high note

May 07, 2018
The Hopkins High School orchestra program received a Superior rating, earned the title Best in Site, and a record-shattering four students made it to All-State Orchestra

Hopkins High School student named ‘Journalist of the Year’

May 06, 2018
Michael Korsh beat out 36 other finalists in the running for the Minnesota High School Journalist of the Year Award.

Celebrating the Past, Present, and Future of L.H. Tanglen Elementary

May 04, 2018
Calling all Tanglen Tigers! We’re celebrating your school's rich history. Please join us on Friday, May 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. for our 50th anniversary celebration. Free and open to the entire community. Join us!

Alice Smith Elementary Variety Show

May 01, 2018
The students of Alice Smith Elementary show off their impressive talents!

American Indian Culture Celebration

April 30, 2018
Hopkins Public Schools is hosting its first American Indian Culture Celebration on Saturday May 19 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Everyone is welcome!
People in the Crowd

Students share stories of determination and perseverance at annual AVID Celebration

April 27, 2018
The event celebrated the success of the AVID program, which serves students who have high potential but whose performance is not meeting that potential.
Spring Fest

Eisenhower/XinXing Spring Festival brings families together

April 27, 2018
Outstanding turnout for the first-ever Spring Festival. The event featured a ton of family fun, and of course, beautiful spring weather!

Hopkins senior honored for commitment to international relations and world peace

April 26, 2018
The Rose Rees Award honors a student who has a special interest in and commitment to international relations and world peace.

West Junior High Knowledge Master team prepares for Nationals

April 26, 2018
The team secured its seat to nationals after taking second-place in the Quiz Net Competition this winter and taking first-place in the 3-2-1 competition this spring.

Hopkins High School’s Paige Buecker named Gatorade Minnesota Girls Basketball Player of the Year

April 25, 2018
Buecker is the first player from Hopkins High School to be chosen for the award and the first sophomore to ever be chosen.


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