Welcome to my webpage. It is our hope that you will find the information provided useful and informative. If you have concerns that you wish to discuss with me, please feel free to contact the office at (320) 573-2174 and I will set a time and date to communicate with you.
Vern Capelle, Superintendent
If you are unsure of whether you would like to attend Upsala Area Schools, please feel free to contact our office at 320-573-2176. We would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have, as well as offer a tour of our facilities. We look forward to hearing from you!
The Upsala Area School District is a publicly supported school system that exists to assure the academic success, social development, and individual fulfillment of all students. A challenging curriculum and respectful and caring environment will assist our students in becoming confident, competent, and enthusiastic learners.
In partnership with parents and district residents, the Upsala School District:
- Quality Education
- Responsible Management of Resources
- Safe Environment
- Opportunity for all residents
Provides QUALITY EDUCATION for all learners:
- Academic rigor is maintained
- Basic Skills are developed in all students
- Citizenship and personal responsibility
- Employs a highly-trained and professional teaching staff
- Variety in curriculum and co-curricular choices
Achieves maximum benefits from RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT OF RESOURCES
- Financial management
- Facility maintenance and use
- Human resource management
- Community services
Maintains the SAFETY of our children as one of the highest priorities:
- Promotes student health and welfare
- Secure, safe, and orderly environment maintained in all facilities
Provides OPPORTUNITIES for all:
- Community programs
- Facility access
- Open communication
- Resource access
- Lifelong learning
(320) 573-2174 Ext.105
Superintendent's Admin. Asst.
(320) 573-2175 Ext. 103
ISD 487 complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability. This holds true for all students who are interested in participating in educational programs and/or extracurricular school activities. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the school district's Title IX officer and/or Section 504/ADA coordinator and/or EEOC coordinator.
Nick Klug, Dean of Students
Title IX Officer/Section 504 Coordinator/ADA Coordinator/ EEOC Coordinator
415 S. Main St.
Upsala, MN 56384
Phone: 320 573-2175