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Lower School Paw Print

The March issue of Paw Print is available here.
The February issue of Paw Print is available here.
The January issue of Paw Print is available here.

Lower School Announcements & News

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) Testing Schedule
The Lower School will administer MCA tests on the following days:  
     April 22 - Grade 3-4 Reading
     April 23 - Grade 3-4 Math

Following is additional information on the MCA tests. Click here for the MCA Parent Fact Sheet. Click here for the Test Preparation Suggestion.

SCPA 2014-2015 School Calendar is now available.
The 2014-2015 School Calendar has been approved by the Board.  Click here for the calendar.

SCPA Summer School & Summer Safari Registration

Register now for St. Croix Prep's summer programs for incoming kindergarteners through sixth grade. Summer school information can be found here. The afternoon Summer Safari Camp program information here. An overview of the weekly themes and field trips, here.  Contact Meghan Booke with questions.

 Lower School General Information


Reading Well By Third Grade:  Local Literacy Plan

MN Statute 1208.12 states that a school district must adopt a local literacy plan to have every child reading at or above grade level no later than the end of grade 3.  This legislation is commonly referred to as "Reading Well by Third".  For a copy of St. Croix Prep's Reading Well by Third Grade: Local Literacy Plan, click here.  For Parent Resources related to the Reading Well by Third Grade Plan, click here

Lower School Resources

For a Quick Reference Guide for Lower School families, click here. The following are resources that prove useful throughout the course of the 2013-2014 school year.

Lower School Resources

     Background Check Overview

     Background Check Authorization

     Calendar (2013-2014 School Year) 

     Calendar (Activities & Events)

     Discovery Harbor

     Discovery Harbor Rates

     Dress Code 2013 - 2014

     Family Handbook

    Field Trip Procedures

Field Trip Release From Liability Form

     Health Services

     Hot Lunch Program

     Parent Pick Up Procedures

     SchoolView Account Instructions

     Spirit Wear & On-Line Store

     Technology Use Policy

     Transportation Registration

Contact Information

For a complete listing of Lower School faculty, click here.  For a listing of other school administrative personnel, click here.






Lisa Heathcote



     Office Manager    

Sara Bodin



     School Nurse

Candace Westlund    



      Discovery HarborMeghan Booke 395-5960  mbooke@stcroixprep.org

    ISD 834 Bus Transportation Department


     MN Central School Bus 430-3311 
ISD 834 (Stillwater Area Public Schools) provides our bus transportation.  They contract with MN Central School Bus to provide the buses and drivers.  The above contact information may be helpful if you have questions regarding registration, routing, and problem resolution.

Spirit Wear Days

On Spirit Wear days students may wear all previously issued St. Croix Prep Spirit Wear, athletic participation shirts, and event clothing.  In addition, students may wear the items available in the Spirit Wear school store, with the exception of hats, flannel pants, and gym shorts.  Jeans may be worn on Spirit Wear days.  For the Spirit Wear school store, click here.


    Sept. 27        

   Oct. 10    

   Jan. 16    

   Feb. 14    

   April 18    

   May 23    

Non-Uniform Days

On Non-Uniform Days students may wear clothing other than their school uniforms.  We only ask that students be respectful and appropriate.  No hats allowed.

    Oct. 16    

   Nov. 7   

    Dec. 20    

   Jan. 31    

   March 14  

   April 4  

   June 6    

* November 26,  March 28, and May 9 are Coupon Non-Uniform days and require a student to have earned a coupon which may be redeemed on this day.

St. Croix Preparatory Academy
4260 Stagecoach Trail N., Stillwater, MN 55082 651.395.5900

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