Upsala Header
UAS Google Alternate WebSiteUAS on Facebook
Quick Links
Webstore District Calendar Activities Calendar District Newsletter Contacts Food Service JMC Parent Access
Latest Upsala, Minnesota, weather
Labels for Education


Vern Capelle, Superintendent

Welcome to our homepage. 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

Cardinal Head Fall Sports Meeting August 8 @ 7pm

The fall sports meeting has been scheduled for Monday, August 8 at 7:00pm in the UAS Auditorium. All fall athletes and parents/guardians should attend this meeting to hear information on Minnesota State High School rules, local rules, information on paperwork and fees, physical information, and information on the districts academic policies.

Cardinal Head K-12 Open House Sept. 1 from 4-8pm

We are proud to announce that the annual open house will include all students K-12 and their families this year. The Open House will run from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and will be an excellent opportunity for students to get ready for the first day of school. Students may locate their lockers and bring in their school supplies if they wish. Student schedules for the high school students will also be available at this time. Parents, this will also be a great opportunity for you to take care of some of the routine tasks that need to be completed at the beginning of the school year...lunch accounts, contact information, etc. We hope to see all of you there!

7th Grade & New Student Orientation will take place at 6:00pm in the Auditorium.

Cardinal Head Concession Workers Needed

We are looking for some dependable concession workers for the 2016-2017 Volleyball and Basketball Seasons. Eligible workers will need to be able to handle and process food orders, accurately count change back for customers, restock and resupply the concessions, keep inventory, and provide service with a smile! If Interested Please contact Mr. Robertson - with a Name, Grade, and Phone Number.
First Game of the season is on Thursday, September 1st!

Cardinal Head Sports Officials Needed

Sports officials are needed for officiating football, basketball, baseball. Please contact Mark Herbes, Athletic Director if interested or (320) 573-2175 Ext. 112.

Cardinal Head Summer Office Hours

Reduced summer District Office Hours will begin on June 20. Open hours will be Tuesday-Thursday from 7:00 am-1:00pm (unless otherwise announced for vacations). Regular District Office hours resume on Monday, August 15.

The Community Ed Offices have no regular scheduled hours after Friday, June 10. This helps us keep our programming costs low.
Marisa George, Community Ed Director will check her voicemail at ext. 173 weekly and answer emails at as needed.
Jonathan Leither, Assistant AD/Youth Recreation Coordinator may be reached at ext. 116 or at for Summer Ball/ Youth Recreation issues. Regular Community Education hours resume on Tuesday, September 6.


Cardinal Head Website

Please check the Elementary and High School pages for additional announcements.

Send Unbelievably Upsala submissions to


Upsala Area Schools | District #487 | 415 S Main Street | Upsala, MN 56384 | (320) 573-2176