Welcome to Rush City Schools!

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Apply for School Board Vacancy Today

Rush City School Board Vacancy Announcement

Dear Rush City Community Members,

There will be a vacancy on the Rush City School Board of Education and we are seeking a dedicated and passionate community member to fill this interim position through December 31, 2025.

Requirements to Hold Office:

  • At least 21 years of age

  • U.S. Citizen and eligible to vote

  • Resident of School District #139 for at least 30 days

  • No record of criminal sexual misconduct for which registration is required

Important Information:

  • Application End Date: July 29, 2024, 11:59 PM

  • Interviews will be scheduled on the evening of August 13, 2024

    •  You must be available virtually or preferably in person
  • The School Board will appoint the new member at their regularly scheduled board meeting on August 15, 2024

  • If available, the newly elected member will be invited to attend the board retreat on August 18, 2024

To Learn More:

To Apply: 

Simply complete a short online application that helps the Board of Education learn more about you and why you want to serve. 


We look forward to your participation and thank you for your commitment to our community's educational future.

Best regards,

Rush City Schools

Register for Kindergarten Today

Calling all 2024-2025 Kindergarteners! 


Please fill out your Kindergarten Registration forms and return them to C.E. Jacobson Elementary as soon as possible. There is a drop box in the front of the elementary school or you can bring paperwork to the district office (at the high school).

If you need new forms a copy, including all information and forms, is available/linked here for your convenience.


Give us a call at (320)358-4724, or email [email protected] to say your child will not be attending Kindergarten at C.E. Jacobson. Please leave a message if someone is not able to answer.

Please share this information with any kindergarten families that you know of or those who are new to the area!

We are so excited to have your kindergartener join us for the 2024-2025 school year!

“The promise of Rush City Schools is to create global citizens who are lifelong learners.”


Rush City students choose to accept, believe in, and challenge themselves and others.

The Rush City community will encourage and support students academically, emotionally, and socially.

Rush City staff will promote student growth through care, collaboration, and empowerment.

Weather Emergency/School Closing Information

Listen to WCCO radio (830 AM), WCMP radio (1350 AM & 100.9 FM), KBEK radio (95.5 FM) or watch KARE TV, KSTP TV and WCCO TV for school closing/weather emergency information.  Notices will also be posted here on our website.