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  • We provide special education and related services according to the federal mandates of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the State of Minnesota's rules and statutes.  Saint Paul Public Schools’ Special Education Department commits to the elimination in the disparity of outcomes for all students with disabilities. We will continue to do this by using data to enhance instructional practices that increase student engagement and achievement.  Our specific focus is African American male scholars, American Indian scholars, and scholars dually qualified for Special Education and English Learner services where the greatest outcome inequities exist.

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  • Saint Paul Humboldt Hawks Win State Adapted Soccer Championship


    Humboldt Adapted Soccer State Champions






    St. Paul Humboldt, physically impaired division adapted soccer, defeated Dakota United 5-4 to win the state championship. Humboldt played short all season with only 5 players still winning 11 of 12 regular season games.

    Hats off to these amazing athletes and their dedicated coaches, Mary Bohland and David Vibar.

    For more about SPPS Adapted Athletics: Link

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  • ECSE awarded three grants

    The Birth to Three Program in SPPS was awarded three new grant funded initiatives:

    • Birth to Three and the SRCL Literacy Grant
    • Birth to Three City of St. Paul AmeriCorps Vista
    • Family Guided Routines Based Intervention (FGRBI)

    Link: details of ECSE grant awards


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