Robbinsdale Area Schools


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Neill Elementary

We strive to create a respectful, nurturing and challenging learning environment for all students.

Principal's Welcome

Jen Smith

Principal Smith is committed to creating a respectful, nurturing and challenging learning environment for all students.

Kindergarten enrollment

Learn to love learning

Apply for education benefits today

Meals will no longer be free for families unless they qualify for educational benefits. 

Adventure Club

K-5 only

The fun never stops! Adventure Club offers before and after school care for children in grades K-5.

Authentic Learning Experiences

Preparing students for the future

Students are empowered to learn as much as they can to make the world a better place.

School News

Mark Your Calendar!

The next PTA Meeting is Tuesday, October 11th from 6:15 pm -7:30 pm in the Neill School staff lounge.  All are welcome!

Updated school year calendar

Last year the School Board voted to change the 2022-23 school year calendar. To accommodate two holidays – Yom Kippur on Oct. 5, 2022, and Eid celebrated on April 21 and 22, 2023.

Neill Walk-A-Thon - September 30

The Neill PTA is excited to introduce our new Fall Fundraiser...a whole school WALK-A-THON. The money raised from this fundraiser helps provide meaningful programs for our Neill students throughout the school year. 

Join Chess Club!

Mondays from 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm, beginning October 17th and ending in early May

Membership fee is $20 - cash or check payable to Neill Elementary

Read more to register!


Students getting on a bus

I am happy to report that we currently have drivers to staff all transportation routes and busing to school activities. In addition, we believe we have hired enough staff to be able to cover our routes if our drivers call out sick or need to take extended leaves. 

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Starting this fall, school meals will no longer be free to all students. Students who qualify for free or reduced-price meals through the Educational Benefits application will have access to meals at no cost or a reduced cost.

get immunizations ready

Students who attend public schools in Minnesota are required by state law to have specific immunizations (or written proof of exemption) before they can attend school

Educational benefits

Every year we ask all families to complete an Educational Benefits application. This is a big request, and we ask you to take a few moments to apply right now.

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Families whose students ride the bus to school should have received a postcard with transportation information in the mail. If you didn’t get a postcard, bus information can also be found in the Parent Portal.

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Before school starts, download the free Durham Bus Tracker app to view routes and scheduled stops, see messages related to route delays and track buses.

School Calendar

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