News & Updates
Meal Service Available for Students on ISD 518 Rural Bus Routes | Servicio de comida disponible para los estudiantes del Distrito 518 que viven en rutas rurales
Beginning Monday, March 30th, ISD 518 will be utilizing rural bus routes to deliver meals from ISD 518’s food service during the period of Distance Learning that is set to take place from March 30th through May 1st. This service will be available to all District 518 students 18 years old and younger who would…
On Wednesday, March 25th, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz issued an executive order that, among other things, directed Minnesota schools to shift to Distance Learning beginning Monday, March 30th. Independent School District 518 will be following this order by implementing its Distance Learning plan in accordance with this directive. Since Governor Walz called for school closures…
During the period of school closure that has been mandated by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz from Wednesday, March 18th through Friday, March 27th, Independent School District 518 will continue to offer a food service program. This program will allow continuity in nutrition for youth in our community while still respecting the social distancing guidelines that…
Register Here for Childcare Available Through ISD 518 for Healthcare, Emergency, and Defined “Tier 2” Workers (Registration due by 12:00 p.m. the day before childcare is needed)
Free Childcare for Healthcare, Emergency, and Defined “Tier 2” Workers When: Wednesday, March 18 – Friday, March 27; 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Registration requested by noon on the day before childcare is needed) Where: Prairie Elementary School (1700 1st Ave SW, Worthington, MN 56187) Eligible Participants: ISD 518 school-aged children (kindergarten through age 12)…
All Independent School District 518 facilities will be closed to public access from Wednesday, March 18th through Friday, March 27th. Limited access will be granted only by appointment or by previous arrangement, such as the emergency workers childcare program at Prairie Elementary and meal service grab-and-go programs. Contact Information For ISD 518 Facilities District Office:…
Mission Statement, Vision Statement and District Goals
Educational Excellence for All Learners to be Successful Citizens in the Future — “Excellence in Action”
District 518 is a leader in Southwest Minnesota and in the State of Minnesota that provides educational opportunities for all students to be productive global citizens and successful lifelong learners. District 518 will capitalize on opportunities that will lead to student success in school, the region, the state and the world through strong educational programming that meets the goals of the World’s Best Work Force.
District 518 will increase student achievement:
All Children Ready for Kindergarten: The percentage of children who participate in the district preschool program will increase in kindergarten readiness from 75% to 80% as measured by earning a score of 52 or more on Kindergarten Entry Profile tool.
100% of students will read at grade level by grade 3 as determined by earning a proficiency score on the Reading MCAs.
Part A: Reading: The reading proficiency achievement gap will be reduced in half for each student group by 2023 as measured by the Minnesota Comprehensive Reading Assessment.
Part B: Math: The math proficiency achievement gap will be reduced in half for each student group by 2023 as measured by the Minnesota Comprehensive Math Assessment.
The percentage of students in Worthington School District who are college and career ready will increase from 75% – 80%, as measured by having career goals/pathway plan in a written format, completing a career assessment, and having a 90% or higher attendance rate (MDE data), and meeting all graduation requirements.
The percentage of student graduates in the Worthington School District will increase from 78.9% to 85% (7-year), as measured by MDE graduation data.
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District Accountant / MARSS Coordinator
Human Resources Coordinator
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Committee Meeting Minutes
- September 18, 2018-Safety Wellness Committee Minutes
- November 18, 2018-Safety Wellness Committee Minutes
- October 14, 2019-Safety Wellness Committee Minutes
Building Action Plans
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- 2018 Budget Publication
- 2018 Expenditures by Program
- 2018 Audit Report
- 2017 Audit Report
- 2016 Audit Report
- 2015 Audit Report
- 2014 Audit Report
- 2013 Audit Report