Hopkins – 270

General Information

School District Name:  270 – Hopkins

School Website:  http://www.hopkins.k12.mn.us

School Contact:  Jolene Goldade

Phone Number:  952-988-4024

Email Address:  Jolene.goldade@hopkinsschools.org

Superintendent & Director Information

Superintendent of School:  Dr John W Schultz, Ph.D., 952-988-4021

Assistant Superintendent:  Mr. Nik Lightfoot, Ed.D. 952-988-4028

Athletic Director:  Dan Johnson, 952-988-4692

Director of Special Education:  Linda Gardner, 952-988-4041

Director of Communications:  Katie Williams, 952-988-4067

Guidance Services:  Jan Ormasa, 952-988-4040

Director of Technology:  Ivar Nelson, 952-988-4103

Director of Elementary and Secondary Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment:

-Karen Terhaar, 952-988-4037

Gifted and Talented Director:  Susan Anderson, 952-988-4052

Facilities Information

Elementary Schools # of Buildings:  6

Elementary Schools # of Students:  3,560

Middle Schools # of Buildings:  2

Middle Schools # of Students:  1,649

High Schools # of Buildings:  1

High Schools # of Students:  1,602

Open Enrollment?  Yes

Student/Staff Ratio

Elementary Schools:  24:1

Middle Schools:  26:1

High Schools:  30:1

Expenditures Per Pupil

Elementary Schools:  $10,185

Middle Schools:  $10,185

High Schools:  $10,185

Transportation

Buses Available:  Yes

Meals

Hot Lunch:  Yes

Breakfast:  Yes

Grading Policies

Elementary Schools: Other

Middle Schools:  Letter Grading

High Schools:  Letter Grading

Percentage of Schools Accredited

Elementary Schools:  100

Middle Schools:  100

High Schools:  100

Percentage Staff Degrees

Bachelors:  100

Masters:  80

PhD’s:  1

Certified Staff

Elementary Art:  Yes

Elementary Phys. Ed.:  Yes

Elementary Music:  Yes

Elementary Media:  Yes

Number of Non-Athletic Extracurricular Activities:

Classes Offered

Middle Schools
Band
Orchestra
Choir
Spanish
German
French
Adv. Computers
High School
Band
Orchestra
Choir
Spanish
German
French
Chinese
American Sign Language
Adv. Computers
AP Classes

Ratio of Students to Computers

Elementary Schools:  2:1

Middle Schools:  1:1

High Schools:  1:1

Learning Alternatives:

Percentage of Seniors Who Attended

Community College (2 year):  16

Vocational or Technical (2 year):

College or University (4 year):  62

ACT Statistics

Average ACT Score:  23.8

Percentage of Students Taking ACT:  80

SAT Statistics

Average Math Score:  584

Average Verbal Score:  590

Percentage of Students Taking SAT:  21

National Merit Scholars

National Merit Scholars:  8

Commended:

Finalist:  8

Programs

Programs for Gifted & Talented:  Yes

Special Education Programs:  Yes

Other Special Programs Worth Mentioning:

Elementary School:  Theatre, First Lego League, Destination Imagination, STEM, Elementary Spanish, Chinese, Orchestra, Band

Middle School:  Thinking Cap Quiz Bowl, Knowledge Masters, Destination Imagination, First Lego League, International Baccalaureate, Spanish Immersion, Chinese Immersion

High School:  Journalism, Math Club, Theatre, Debate, First Robotics, Knowledge Masters, National Honor Society, Spanish Immersion, Chinese Immersion

Athletics

Baseball:  Boys

Basketball:  Boys/Girls

CC Running:  Boys/Girls

CC Skiing:  Boys/Girls

Competition Cheer:  Girls

Dance Team:  Girls

Downhill Skiing:  Boys/Girls

Football:  Boys

Golf:  Boys/Girls

Gymnastics:  Girls

Ice Hockey:  Boys/Girls

Lacrosse:  Boys/Girls

Soccer:  Boys/Girls

Softball:  Girls

Swimming:  Boys/Girls

Tennis:  Boys/Girls

Track & Field:  Boys/Girls

Volleyball:  Girls

Wrestling:  Boys

Other:

Adapted Athletics Offered:  Yes

Intramural Programs Offered:  Dance, Basketball, Lacrosse, Badminton, Ultimate Frisbee, Soccer, Softball, Flag Football, Tennis, Disc Golf