Robbinsdale Area Schools
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Learn more: Zachary Lane Elementary 

Discover what makes Zachary Lane Elementary a place where students can Believe, Belong and Become. Watch the video


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Zachary Lane Elementary

Dedicated to meeting the needs of all learners, creating an engaging learning environment and teaching the skills necessary to become tomorrow's leaders.

Principal's Welcome

Matt Phelps

Mr. Phelps has been a part of Robbinsdale Area Schools for over 20 years.

Tools for families

Make an online payment, get help with your Parent Portal, and learn about community resources.

Kindergarten enrollment

Learning to love learning

Superintendent Search

Learn more about the search timeline and opportunities to share your input.

Adventure Club

Before and after school care

The fun doesn't stop! Adventure club offers before and after school care for children in grades K-5.

Authentic Learning Experiences

Preparing students for the future

Students are empowered to learn as much as they can to make the world a better place.

School News

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With a camp-like feel, the Summer Academic Program for elementary and middle school students features small class sizes and no tests or worksheets. This opportunity will spark your student's curiosity, while also allowing them to play games, get outside, and hang with friends.

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Monday, March 25 - Friday, March 29 is spring break. School will not be in session, but district offices are open through Thursday, March 28. Monday, April 1 is a non-school day in observance of Easter Sunday. 

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After spring break, families will be able to submit student absences online through the parent portal. Piloted earlier this year with high school families, the feature is now available at all grade levels.

School Calendar

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