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Office
Office Hours: 7:30-4:00
Phone: 701-727-3310
Fax: (701) 727-3318
School Hours: 9:00-3:15

PRINCIPAL
Kathryn Lenertz

SECRETARY
Shelby Brown

COUNSELOR
Norma Theis
Minot, ND
Principal's Message
Kathryn Lenertz

To help improve the teaching and learning that goes on in our school every day, Mrs. Lenertz is regularly in the classrooms and observing teachers.

If you need immediate assistance or to schedule a meeting, please contact the secretary at 727-3310. Thanks for reaching out to us.
June 9th School Office Closed for Summer!
Dakota Office will be closed for summer vacation starting June 9th until August 5th. Office will open Monday, August 6th from 7:30-4:00 pm.
August 22nd! Welcome Back to School Open House Grades 1-5
Wednesday, August 22 @12:30-1:30.
Welcome back to school! We are so excited to see you!
Please come meet your teacher, drop off your school supplies, and return all signed forms.
August 23rd! 1st Day of School 2018-19
Thursday, August 23rd will be the 1st day of school for 2018-19. Please watch for information packets to arrive prior to the first day of school.
Student Engagement Survey
Dakota Elementary Facebook Page!
Check us out on facebook, like our page Dakota Elementary to see what exciting things are happening in our school!
Important Information!
If you moved houses either on base or downtown it is necessary for a proof of residence be taken to the MPS Admin Bldg as soon as possible. A POR is mandatory for addresses to be changed in PowerSchool.
Legacy Hall
We are so excited to ‘catch up’ with our former families! Once you email the following information back to us @ dakotalegacywall@minot.k12.nd.us, we will create your 8x10 frame and display it on the wall in the ‘Legacy Hall’. Looking forward to hearing from many families!

Family and/or Individual Name(s):

Years in attendance at Dakota Elementary:

Where is your family now? What are you and your family doing?
(Can use up to 500 characters including spaces.)

What are your memories of Dakota Elementary?
Please reflect on the time spent in our school!
(Can use up to 1300 characters including spaces.)

Please send a photo, too! We will include a 3.5 x 4 print in your frame!

Thank you for sharing your information for our Dakota Elementary Legacy Wall on the Minot Air Force Base.
Web Page Accessibility
If you cannot fully access the information on any web page of this site, please let us know Shelby Brown, Secretary at 701-727-3310. We will try to provide the information to you in an alternate format and/or make the necessary improvements to make the information accessible.
Dakota Elementary Late Start Schedule
Teachers Arrive @ 10:00 am

School starts @ 10:30 am for students
*Bussing for students begins approximately 30 minutes prior to school start time.*
School Ends @ 4:00 pm

Preschool
AM Session-10:30 am-12:45 pm
PM Session-1:45 pm-4:00 pm

Headstart Late Start Hours
10:30 am-3:00 pm