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Sign up for parent-teacher conferences

2021-22 Fall Conferences will be held Wednesday, November 3 from 4pm-8pm and Thursday, November 4 from 12pm-8pm 

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Students in the large-group classrooms are shifting to Distance Learning effective immediately

In-person learning for these classrooms will resume on Monday, October 25.

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Apply today for Educational Benefits Program

Formerly known as the Free and Reduced-Price Meals Program, applications are more than just for meals but also provide your school with critical funding. 

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District 196 adds texting as an option for communication

Parent/guardians can now choose to receive text messages about important updates, weather cancellations or delays and school reminders by texting "Y" to 67587. 

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Welcome to Dakota Ridge School!

We are a community engaged in developing the unique skills of individual students through creative programming and collaboration!



Falcon Ridge Middle School, 12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124