Getting to Know District 622

Our Students

  • Speak 63 first languages other than English at home
  • 43% Caucasian
  • 19% Asian
  • 17% African American
  • 13% Hispanic/Latino
  • 7% Two or more races
  • 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
  • Hold an 83% graduation rate
  • In 2016-17, 61 percent of our seniors graduated with at least some college credit already under their belt.
  • In 2017, 405 graduating seniors* had a grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • In 2017, 58 graduating seniors* had a grade point average of 4.0 or higher
  • Our 51 AVID graduates received over $1,466,047 in scholarships
  • 79% of graduating seniors plan to go on to higher education, including four-year and two year colleges, and trade schools.
  • Represent the district as athletes and team competing at State
  • Participate in award-winning theatre programs
  • Are provided with challenging academics and the supports needed to succeed

*Out of 771 graduating seniors

District Parents

  • 93% feel welcome at their child’s/children’s school(s)
  • 88% believe that school is a safe place for their child(ren)
  • 87% believe their children have highly effective teachers
  • 86% feel that school provides and appropriate academic challenge for their child(ren)

Our Staff

  • 67% of our teachers have Master’s Degrees
  • 63% of our teachers have more than 10 years of teaching experience
  • Receive many accolades, including the 2016 Language Teacher of the Year, presented by the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
  • Lead schools and programs earning awards, including the 2016 MMR Reward School accomplishment presented by the Minnesota Department of Education