Welcome to E.D. Williams Elementary School

School hours: 9:35 am - 4:00 pm
Full Day Kindergarten: 9:35 am - 4:00 pm
AM Kindergarten: 9:35 am - 12:05 pm
PM Kindergarten: 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Phone: 651-482-8624
FAX: 651-482-0801

Attendance Line: 651-259-1980
E-mail: Attendance

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Brian Koland, Principal
Emmet D. Williams Elementary School
955 W. County Road D
Shoreview, MN 55126

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For information on school closings due to extreme cold or snowy conditions, please tune in to the local media. Announcements of closings will be posted on Roseville Area Schools' home page http://www.isd623.org.

WCCO Radio 830 | WCCO-TV (CBS) | KMSP TV (Fox 9) | KSTP TV (ABC) | KARE TV (NBC)

Calendar of Events


22    Deep Portage Chaperone Meeting 6:00PM (this is for parents of grades 5 & 6)

24    Concert: Gr.1 6:00PM & Gr. 2  7:00PM

25    CARES Assembly  3:15 - 3:45PM

29    Book Fair/Ice Cream  5:30 - 7:30PM


5     PTA  7:30PM

6     Gr. 6  Class Picture

8     Concert:  Gr. 3  6:00PM  & Gr. 4  7:00PM


       Gr. 5 & 6  Deep portage Environmental Camp

22   Volunteer Appreciation  3:30 - 5:30PM

23   No School - Workshop Day

26   No School - Memorial Day

28   Kindergarten Portfolio Night 4:00-5:30PM

30   CARES Assembly  3:15-3:45PM

Order teacher-tailored school supplies for 2014-2015 and skip the shopping!  School supplies will be delivered to school in August and ready for you to pick up at Back-to-School Night.  Order online at http://www.shopttkits.com/  and enter 87865, the account number for E. D. Williams.

Online orders will be taken through April 25, 2014

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If you are interested in enrolling your child at EDW

please call Central Enrollment @ 651-635-1626 for information


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School Vision

Emmet D. Williams will be a school community that,

  • Nurtures the development of character by teaching Cooperation, Assertion, Responsibility, Empathy and Self-Control
  • Values and embraces differences and individuality,
  • Relies upon students, families, staff and community members working together as members of a supportive and collaborative team
  • Maintains high expectations for all, resulting in individuals achieving their highest level,
  • Celebrates the joy in learning, inspiring curiosity, creativity, innovation and hope,

Resulting in Excellence and Unity