Shannon Park is a kindergarten through grade five school that was built in 1990 on 7 acres of land in Rosemount, Minnesota. Shannon Park Elementary school sits on top of a hill which was once surrounded by rolling hills and fields and over two hundred sheep. Now Shannon Park is surrounded by housing developments and an Athletic Park belonging to the City of Rosemount. Shannon Park is part of Independent School District 196 (serving the Rosemount, Apple Valley, and Eagan communities in the Twin Cities suburbs). There are approximately 850 students enrolled for 2014-2015 school year.
The staff at Shannon Park is committed to excellence. Excellence means high achievement for students, good student behavior, a positive climate for learning, parent involvement, clearly defined goals and expectations for students and staff, high staff morale, and the constant monitoring of the needs of our students. Working together as a team to provide a positive climate for learning is an essential ingredient of education and a commitment which each staff member has for the students at Shannon Park.