Safe, in-person learning for the 2021-2022 school year and an online option for all grade levels

Spring Lake Park Schools is open for in-person learning at all grade levels for the 2021-2022 school year. For families interested in online options, SLP Schools Online is a state-approved online school for grades K-12. A trimester commitment is required. Enrollment for first trimester is now closed. Those interested will be placed on a wait list.
Our health and safety practices align to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Minnesota Department of Health and are summarized below. 
Public comment: Input, feedback and questions throughout the pandemic have helped shape our plans and maximize safe, in person learning at school. To share questions or comments about this latest update to our return to learning plan for 2021-2022 school year, please email


Health And Safety Plan

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Our health and safety practices are aligned to current guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We continue to monitor the situation and evolving public health guidance and will remain responsive to any adjustments that may be needed.
We are paying particular attention to the situation for children under the age of 12 as we recognize they are not yet eligible for a vaccination.
These are the health and safety practices in our school buildings.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

COVID-19 vaccination are available for people age 12+. Find the latest information and vaccination locations on the state of Minnesota's COVID-19 Vaccinations site

Frequently Asked Questions

These frequently asked questions are updated as we continue to hear questions and feedback from our community. In all of our work, we will prioritize the safety and wellbeing of students and staff and work to personalize learning for each student.

COVID-19 Testing options at school

COVID-19 Cases

October 13, 2021
(updated Wednesdays)
Anoka County
Transmission is High with 403.45 cases per 100,000. Face masks continue to be required for grades K-6 and strongly recommended for grades 7-12.
SLP Schools
We have 22 active cases across the district. No school is at a critical threshold for additional mitigation strategies.
  • Spring Lake Park High School (including Lighthouse): 11 active cases, 44 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Westwood Middle (7/8): 0 active cases, 11 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Westwood Intermediate (5/6): 0 active cases, 8 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Northpoint: 4 active cases, 7 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Centerview: 5 active cases, 10 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Park Terrace: 0 active cases, 8 out with COVID-like symptoms
  • Woodcrest: 2 active cases, 6 out with COVID-like symptoms

See the COVID-19 Face Mask Decision-Making Guide

Past Family Communications

School Newsletters

Each school will post a newsletter on their website under News > Newsletters as well as email it home on most Wednesdays throughout the school year. To ensure you receive these emails, please update student and family contact information in the Campus Parent Portal system. You can make updates at

Technology Support

The SLP Tech Department is here to support students and families.

If you need technology support, email Make sure to include your name, contact information and a brief description of your request. If you are unable to email, call
763-600-5555 and leave a message.

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