Welcome to Mississippi Heights Elementary! We invite you to discover our wonderful learning community located in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. Serving 900 students in kindergarten through grade 5, our school team strives for academic achievement in a caring and nurturing environment.
Our staff are committed to helping every student grow and learn to their potential. We are invested in each student's success and wellbeing. Because of this, it is our goal to have a strong partnership with parents and families as we work to support our students. Our teachers are focused on challenging students academically and building confidence in our learners.
Message from the Principal
On behalf of all staff, we would like to welcome you to Mississippi Heights Elementary School! We believe that MHES is a special place and we are excited to have you a part of our community. Our staff is committed to helping every student grow and learn. Because of this, our goal is to have a strong partnership with parents and families as we work to support our students. We are invested in each student's success and wellbeing. Together, we can build a strong foundation of learning for every child.
P.A.T.H. of the STORM School Program
Mississippi Heights Elementary offers a positive behavior support program that reinforces and empowers staff and students to give their personal best in all aspects of their day: hallways, cafeteria, large group activities, bathroom, playground and bus.
P.A.T.H. of the STORM focuses on four areas:
Prepared Accepting Trustworthy Helpful
Throughout the academic day, students and staff are encouraged to display P.A.T.H. behaviors, and the program is reinforced with P.A.T.H. tickets.
Be ready at all times
Allow others space
Be safe at all times
Be a kind friend
Be kind and listen
Accept all outcomes
Wear mask properly
Clean up messes
Sanitize and wash hands often
Speak well of others
Do school work to the best of your ability
Be polite, use words like “please” and “thank you”
Voice levels 1 or 2
Keep little problems little
Walk on the right side of the hallway
7:40 a.m.–2:15 p.m.
Summer Office Hours
7:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
7:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.