Reminder that there are no school activities tomorrow (Juneteenth). This includes things like sports practices and summer reading program.
6 days ago, Dan Cheney
Tee ball and toss ball have been cancelled for tonight.
7 days ago, Nick Klug
Shoe drive is finished! Thanks to the Thompsons, Hovlands,, and Krebs for loading the truck and to the Thompsons for storing shoes. A HUGE thank you to the Upsala community and beyond for the generous donations that aided our success. Our goal was 90 bags, and we reached 103!
11 days ago, Jennifer Henry
kids in truck
Join our Early Childhood teachers for a time of play and learning together! Designed for children ages 0-5 years and their caregivers) Sign up via the link https://forms.gle/ZmkcabTHUajr3w3D8 Questions? Email Beka at bswisher@midstate.k12.mn.us
13 days ago, Dan Cheney
ECFE
Isabelle Leners participated in the Minnesota Softball Coaches Association All Star game this past Sunday in Mankato. 88 seniors from the state were chosen to play. Isabelle's blue team won both games 4-3 and 6-5. She pitched and played first base. Congrats Isabelle!
13 days ago, Nick Klug
1st base
Pitching
And they are off! Joe and Nick Guthrie are headed down to the State Track & Field Meet this afternoon in St. Michael-Albertville. Joe competes this afternoon in the Triple Jump and 800m. Tomorrow Joe is back in action for the High Jump and Long Jump, while Nick will be in Discus. A special thank you to the Upsala Fire Department and Joe Trettel for giving them a fun escort out of Upsala!
18 days ago, Dylan Zimmerman
Joe and Nick
Coaches
Kinder Camp will be offered in the Upsala School District beginning August 12, 2024. The purpose of the program will be to provide a pre-school experience to children before they enter a formal school program in Kindergarten. Therefore, the program will be available to any child who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2024. Kinder Camp is set to run August 12 - 15th and will be held at the Upsala Elementary School. Children who are enrolled in the program will attend morning sessions from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. Students will go Monday through Thursday that week. Busing information will be mailed or phoned in July. We hope you take advantage of this exciting opportunity for your child. If you would like to register your child, please call Upsala Area Schools at 320-573-2174.
19 days ago, Gina Gross
Kinder camp ad
Upsala Area Dollars for Scholars would like to thank the following organizations and businesses for their contributions during the 23-24 school year. With your help we were able to raise $21,000 towards scholarships for the class of 2024: Upsala Lions Club, Lange Oil, Paul & Kathy's, Johnson Insurance, Miller Carlin Funeral Services, Upsala Motors, Nelson Insurance, Rahn's Oil & Propane, Michels Trucking, Ripplinger Plumbing, Neville Hardware, Schultz Auctioneers, and Magnifi Financial. On behalf of the Upsala Class of 2024, Thank You!
20 days ago, Nick Klug
Area residents should have received our summer district newsletter in the mail spotlighting the class of 2024! A pdf version of the newsletter is also available on our website: https://www.upsala.k12.mn.us/page/newsletters
21 days ago, Dan Cheney
Newsletter
UPSALA AREA SCHOOLS IS NOW ACCEPTING NEW STUDENTS FOR THE 24/25 SCHOOL YEAR! A few things we are proud to offer: Small Classroom Sizes Preschool 3 & 4 yr olds Before & After School Child Care Community ED Classes & Activities (Including On-Site Driver’s Education) College in the Schools (CIS) Courses AP (Advanced Placement) In-House Courses Opportunity to Graduate High School with your Associate of Arts Degree Classroom LEGO Robotics (KG-6th Grade) & FIRST LEGO League Competition Team Robotics Team, Drama Club, International Club, FFA, Spring Musical, Band, Choir & Knowledge Bowl Football, Girls Soccer, Volleyball, Swimming, Cross Country, Basketball, Wrestling, Boys Hockey, Softball, Baseball, Trap Shooting, Track & Field Check out our website at www.upsala.k12.mn.us for more information.
25 days ago, Gina Gross
Enrollment Ad
Several USA Patriots competed at the 2024 Track & Field Section Championships this afternoon at St. John's University. Here are a few action shots, two Patriots will be competing at the State Meet next Thursday and Friday at St. Michael-Albertville High School. Joe Guthrie qualified for the Class A State Meet in ALL FOUR events he took part in ... High Jump, Triple Jump, Long Jump, and 800m. Nick Guthrie qualified for the Class A State Meet in Discus. Very proud of all of our athletes and good luck to Joe and Nick next week!
26 days ago, Dylan Zimmerman
Joe Guthrie Triple Jump
Nick Guthrie Triple Jump
Alyssa Young Hurdles
Matthew Tschida 1600m
Caleb Guthrie High Jump
On Tuesday, Senior Isabelle Leners recorded her 700th strikeout of her high school career. Isabelle has the most strikeouts in Upsala Softball history and is the first to ever eclipse 700 strikeouts. Congrats Isabelle! Let's add more to that total tomorrow!
26 days ago, Dylan Zimmerman
Isabelle 700
The Upsala Girls Softball team won both their playoff games yesterday 10-3 over WHN and 5-0 over Browerville. They play again tomorrow in Morris starting at 1pm vs New York Mills. They need to win three games to advance to state.
26 days ago, Nick Klug
Tickets for the Track & Field Section Championships at St. John's University should be purchased online with the link provided. The section championships will kick off at 10:30am on Wednesday, May 29th. https://www.vancoevents.com/us/CLRF
27 days ago, Dylan Zimmerman
ATTENTION TEE BALL & TOSS BALL FAMILIES: Due to scheduling issues, the days for tee ball and toss ball will now be Mondays & Thursdays (not Mondays & Wednesdays).
27 days ago, Dan Cheney
Upsala Softball continues their play in the Section 6A playoffs, taking on Wheaton/Herman-Norcross on Tuesday, May 28th at 3:00pm in Morris. Tickets will be at the gate, $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for students. If Upsala wins, they will play again at 5:00pm. USA Baseball begins their Section 6A playoff journey on Tuesday, May 28th as well. The Patriots earned the #2 seed and will host Ortonville at 5:00pm in Upsala. Tickets again are purchased at the gate and are $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for students. Good luck to all of our student-athletes competing tomorrow!
27 days ago, Dylan Zimmerman
Graduation!
about 1 month ago, Dan Cheney
Graduation
Alyssa
Jacob
Graduation
Isabelle
Bryce
Erica
This afternoon we celebrated a couple departing staff members, a new mom, and a new mom to be!
about 1 month ago, Dan Cheney
Staff
All the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners from Field Day (1st-5th grade)! Great job everyone!
about 1 month ago, Ms. Herzog's PE/Health Classsroom
1st and 2nd grade
3rd and 4th grade
5th Grade
The class of 2030 had a successful trip to Duluth this week! The Upsala tradition continues!
about 1 month ago, Jacob Drimel
Class in front of waterfall
Class in front of lighthouse