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Ellen Hopkins Elementary

Phone: 218-284-4300
Fax: 218-284-4333

Attendance Office: 218-284-4301
Counseling Office: 218-284-4312
Health Office: 218-284-4310
Media Center: 218-284-4334

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

Lynnelle Dirksen, Principal
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Diana Johnson, Assistant Principal
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Residents reminded to watch out and stop for students, safety patrol and school buses

Published August 30, 2017

As Moorhead students prepare to return to school on Sept. 5, representatives of AAA, Moorhead Area Public Schools, West Fargo Public Schools, Moorhead, West Fargo and Fargo Police Departments, and Minnesota and North Dakota Highway Patrols spoke Aug. 28 about road safety around schools and school buses. Read More »

Moorhead Area Public Schools announces final administrative assignments for new school year

Published August 16, 2017

Moorhead Area Public Schools has named several new administrators this summer with the final administrative assignment approved by the School Board this week. Read More »

Thirteenth candidate files for Moorhead School Board seat

Published August 15, 2017

Lisa Hage was the thirteenth candidate to file for a one-year seat on the Moorhead School Board, joining Kara Gloe, David Marquardt, Keith Vogt, David J. Hallman, Tanya Kunza, Angie Dannewitz-Johnson, David Thingvold, Elijah J. Dee, Sr., Ruel C. Johnson, Amy Arel, Lisa Holter and Brian Mancini. Filing closes at 5 p.m. Aug. 15. In the Nov. 7 special election, one resident will be elected to a one-year term to fulfill an unexpired board term.

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Moorhead School Board approves budget for 2017-18

Published July 20, 2017

During the June 26 meeting, the Moorhead School Board approved the district’s annual operating plan, which includes the preliminary budget for the 2017-18 school year. General fund revenues are projected at $77.4 million with expenses projected to be $80.6 million. Read More »

Welcome

Welcome to Ellen Hopkins Elementary School! Hopkins Elementary School hosts a vibrant, multicultural community dedicated to meeting the needs of students through a structured curriculum and a variety of programs. It is our belief that education is a shared responsibility of our students, parents and staff working together. Hopkins Elementary is located in central Moorhead and has approximately 750 students in grades K-4 in both an English program and a Spanish Immersion Program (SI). Read more

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