School Hours

• Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
• Teacher Hours: 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
• Student Hours: 9:10 a.m.-3:40 p.m.


Student Absences

Please call 952-423-7619 to report any student absences



Understanding ADHD to Parent Effectively

Presented at Falcon Ridge Middle School Multi-Purpose Room
Thursday October 30th, 2014
6:30 – 8 pm
Judy Richardson-Mahre and Judy Bandy, ADHD Coaches, will present a workshop for parents of middle school students.  Come and learn the latest research about the neurological basis of ADHD, how the brain learns, parenting from new perspectives and specific interventions for motivation, organization, time management, and self- advocacy.


This is a reminder that effective Wednesday, October 1st at 12:01 am the option in SchoolView and FeePay  to skip the “Emergency Info & Internet Permission” process will not be available.  The blue button to “Exit and Go Directly to SchoolView” will not be displayed and you will have to complete the process in order to launch SchoolView or FeePay.  This information is vital to your student and must be completed. It has been open for your completion process since August 7th.



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Dakota Ridge is a Positive Behavior Intervention School (PBIS) school for students with special education services in District 196 who face social, emotional and behavioral challenges.  Dakota Ridge provides a safe place for students to work on social, emotional and behavioral regulation and increase pro-social behavior.


Dakota Ridge uses district curriculum and has a variety of specialists to support student success.  Based on each student’s level of necessary support, staff at Dakota Ridge collaborates with schools in the district to develop programming for each student.