Welcome to SoWashCo Schools
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. We are committed to the mission of "igniting a passion for lifelong learning" through collaboration, continuous improvement, equity, integrity and relationships.
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School Board approved the strategic planning roadmap.
'SoWashCo Repairs' is a new class that has high school students teaming up with the Department of Technology at South Washington County Schools (SoWashCo Schools). Students work to get Chromebooks in tip-top shape while learning new skills along the way.
Thank you for your feedback during our Long-Range Facility Plan Community Meetings.
The Minnesota Seal of Biliteracy is an official recognition for proficiency in an eligible language other than English.
WHS fourth-year ASL students used the language to translate children’s books that are centered around being deaf or hard of hearing and taught basic ASL to younger students.
MSHSL on Tuesday, May 9, voted in favor of adding Boys Volleyball as a sanctioned sport beginning in the 2024-25 school year.
School playgrounds and green spaces are not open to the public from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. year-round.
PHS band and orchestra students learn from world-renowned international composer, Soon Hee Newbold.
Crestview and Hillside elementary schools came together to perform in the “Spring into Music” choir concert at Park High School.
You may be eligible for Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer
Friday, May 5 is school lunch hero day.
South Washington Alternative High School (SWAHS) students recently sat down with older people for a writing assignment designed to capture their life stories.
Two South Washington County Schools (SoWashCo Schools) students were recently recognized as 2023 Dell Scholars.
The statewide tornado drill will be held on Thursday, April 20 at 1:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.
Safety and Security for our schools and our children make us change main entrance security protocols.