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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,
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Nancy Wilson, Assistant Principal
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Dodds Elementary students study rocks with MSUM professor

Published May 21, 2018

Metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary are the three types of rocks that students in the third-grade book club at Dorothy Dodds Elementary School learned about last month from Dr. Russell Colson, a professor in the Anthropology and Earth Science Department at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Read More »

Amulet author Kazu Kibuishi speaks to Moorhead students about his work

Published April 12, 2018

Last month, students across Moorhead Area Public Schools heard author and illustrator Kazu Kibuishi describe how he turned making graphic novels into a job. Read More »

Members of the Class of 2026 perform in all-city concert

Published April 4, 2018

On March 22, more than 500 fourth-grade students in Moorhead Area Public Schools performed the program “Possibilities” by Teresa Jennings. Read More »

Boys hockey team featured in reality series

Published February 23, 2018

Moorhead High School boys hockey is being featured in “Dream. State,” a six-episode reality television series on Fox Sports North. Episodes are scheduled to air following Minnesota Wild Games on Fox Sports North and can be watched online at https://www.stateofhockey.com/dream-state. Read More »

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