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Dorothy Dodds Elementary

Dorothy Dodds Elementary

Phone: 218-284-1300
Fax: 218-284-1333

Attendance Office: 218-284-1301
Counseling Office: 218-284-1312
Health Office: 218-284-1310
Media Center: 218-284-1334

School Hours :
7:55 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.

Robin Grooters, Principal
Robin Grooters,
Principal
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Nancy Wilson, Assistant Principal
Nancy Wilson,
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Performances of Moorhead High’s “Newsies” continue this month

Published November 14, 2018

The Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon, “Newsies” opened at Moorhead High School last weekend. Performances continue on Nov. 16-18 and 23-24. Tickets can be reserved online at www.MoorheadSchools.org/tix or by calling the MHS Activities Office at 218-284-2255. Read More »

One incumbent, two new members elected to School Board

Published November 13, 2018

Voters in the Moorhead Area Public Schools re-elected Kara Gloe and elected Keith Vogt and Rachel Stone to the School Board on Nov. 6. School district election results were canvassed by the School Board on Nov. 13 and are now official. Read More »

Moorhead Schools history wall to be dedicated Oct. 30

Published October 24, 2018

Installation of the 50-foot-long historical timeline in the lobby of Horizon Middle School’s Performing Arts Center is underway. The community is invited to the dedication of the history wall at 5 p.m. Oct. 30. Representatives of graduating classes from each decade from 1940 to 2030 will be part of the Oct. 30 dedication. Read More »

Moorhead High School Hall of Honor inducting 2018 members on Oct. 6

Published September 19, 2018

Four graduates will be inducted into the Moorhead High School Hall of Honor at a recognition ceremony at 5 p.m. Oct. 6 at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Tickets for the ceremony are $20 and must be purchased by Tuesday, Oct. 2.

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Welcome

Welcome to Dorothy Dodds Elementary School! Dodds Elementary School focuses on learning by using a results-oriented curriculum and instruction and by creating a culture of respect, acceptance and support for students in partnership with parents. Dodds Elementary is located in east Moorhead and has approximately 750 students in grades K-4.

Family Involvement

Family involvement is a critical link to student achievement, to achieving a high quality education and to a safe, disciplined learning environment. Parents and guardians have opportunities to become involved both at home and at school, and communication between parents/guardians and the schools is encouraged. Your participation in your child's education is important to us. Read more