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Summer COVID Safety Measures

Our Summer COVID-19 safety measures are based on updated guidance from the State. While fewer children overall have become seriously ill with COVID-19 than adults during the pa ...Read more

P-EBT Cards

The P-EBT cards for qualifying special education students have started to arrive at our District Service Center. We received the first batch of cards on June 1. Please note thi ...Read more

Removing Metal Detectors

In alignment with our strategic priorities of racial equity and trauma-responsive practices, we will end the use of metal detectors in 287 buildings beginning the 2021-2022 sch ...Read more

Students Help Food Service

Because of the pandemic, several students couldn’t find community work/jobs that they would normally do. 287’s Food Service found them work. And they’re a big help. Four ...Read more

Free Summer Meals for Kids

Use these resources to find free meal for kids ages 18 and under this summer: Download the Free Meals for Kids app provided by Hunger Impact Partners to your phone or devi ...Read more

Vaccines for Children Ages 12+

Minnesotans age 12 through 17 can get vaccinated at state sites that have Pfizer available: Bloomington (Mall of America), Saint Paul (Roy Wilkins Auditorium), Lino Lakes, and ...Read more

WEC Mural

English: At West Education Center, educational assistant Patrick Pilla thought, “What a great time to do a mural.” A young Black woman had stirred the nation by reading ...Read more