Welcome to R-STEM, Sparks!

Students pose with Richfield STEM School principal Amy Winter

Happy summer! We are so excited to be welcoming our kindergarten and new students to R-STEM Elementary! We are so excited to have students back in the building! 

Prekindergarten & Kindergarten: 

We will be asking all prekindergarten and kindergarten families to sign up for an assessment time to see what your child knows. This information will help with getting the year started. You will need to plan to sign up for a 20-minute time slot! More details to come with specific times and a link to sign up. 

Important dates: 

Playground Meet Up at the R-STEM Playground! 
Thursday, August 4 from 5:30-7 p.m. 

Connect & Assess Days
September 1, 2 and 6, 2022 
Additional details to come!

"Learning is like building a sandcastle. Once you have the right tools, you can build anything. You can be anything you want to be!"

Questions? Email Anne Seeman at anne.seeman@rpsmn.org

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School Supply Lists

For easy school shopping, print and download a PDF list of school supplies by grade level.


In RPS, as educators, family members and lifelong learners, we acknowledge the patterns of inequality that still exist today. Together, as a community, we have the power to create change and to bring about racial, social and economic justice. 

Christina Gonzalez

Director of Student Support Services, Christina Gonzalez, has been awarded the Park Nicollet Foundation 2022 Community Service Award for her leadership, dedication and commitment to supporting students and families.