South Washington County School District 833 is a suburban district located southeast of St. Paul. It includes all of the communities of Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport; most of Woodbury; and portions of Afton and Denmark, an area of 84 square miles. The population of the district is about 100,000, including about 16,700 students in the school district. The district has 14 elementary buildings for grades K-6, four junior highs for grades 7-9 and two high schools for grades 10-12. The district also operates an Alternative Learning Center for grades 7-12. We are also in the process of building a third high school which is scheduled to open fall of 2009. You will have an integral part in fulfilling our mission statement – to empower all learners with the knowledge, skills and attitudes for success. South Washington County Schools is the sixth largest school district in the state of Minnesota. We employ over 2,500 employees, including 1,300 licensed teachers and administrators, and serve almost 17,000 students. District 833 offers prospective employees many rewarding careers and opportunities for growth and advancement. We offer competitive pay, benefits and an engaging work environment where employees can and do make a difference. Our quality employees are the key to fulfilling our district mission: To empower all learners with the knowledge, skills and attitudes for success Individuals interested in joining our South Washington County Schools team are encouraged to review our openings and submit an application.