The Department of Research, Assessment and Accountability helps schools achieve excellence in education through data-supported decision making. It enhances student learning by serving the needs of administration, staff, parents, and students for:

  • Quality and timely achievement and survey data in forms useful for decision making and improvement planning;
  • Support of data interpretation and use; and
  • Management and support of mandated and local assessments.

Department staff oversees the school district’s assessment plan and the testing calendar for all local and state-mandated tests.
State of Minnesota testing calendar 
Parent Guardian Guide to Statewide Testing and Refusal to Test Form

Measuring progress on our mission: Stakeholder surveys

2016-2017    Information for Parents           

2015-2016    Results Trend 2014-2016

                   Summary:   English      español      Hmoob     soomaali     viết

2013-2014    Summary:   English      español      Hmoob

Compensatory Revenue Pilot Project

2016-2017     2015-2016     

Department Staff Directory

Angie Freese, Director                                                            763.391.7092

Joanne Frei, Coordinator                                                        763.391.7094

Tom Watkins, Coordinator                                                      763.391.7234

Teresa Zych, Administrative Education Support Professional 763.391.7144

Amy Gust, Technical Education Support Professional              763.391.7147


Angela Freese, Director