Begin on the path to endless possibilities.

Your child is about to embark on an exciting adventure to build the foundation of their education. They will be immersed in new friends, experiences and ideas. As you begin to navigate this journey, you will see the passion our staff has about children and learning. Your children are welcomed to the classroom every day with that positive spirit. 

We know that children learn best when home, school and community work together harmoniously. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to the Sauk Rapids-Rice School District. Congratulations to you and your child for taking the first step into a great future. 

Our Schools 

We have three elementary schools that serve students in grades K-5: 

Kindergarten students attend all-day, every-day kindergarten as an essential part of accomplishing our district goals.

Three boys smiling outside on a soccer field

Mississippi Heights Elementary 


1033 4th Street South

Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

A young boy and girl sitting on the floor raising their hands

Pleasantview Elementary 


1099 6th Avenue North 

Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

Three children sitting on the floor playing with blocks

Rice Elementary School 


200 NE Third Avenue

Rice, MN 56367

Kindergarten Tool Kit