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Hopkins Public Schools Eisenhower Elementary School
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins, MN 55305

Eisenhower Elementary is a school focused on helping students thrive in a global society. The school is a "peaceMore site," meaning it emphasizes teaching students with different backgrounds and experiences to work together.

Technology is an important part of the classrooms. All fifth graders receive a laptop to use each day and take home each evening. Teachers of third, fourth and fifth grades have interactive white boards. Every classroom has amplification systems to make it easier for students to hear.

XinXing Academy is probably the most unique part of the Eisenhower campus. The academy is a Chinese immersion program that began in 2007. It is a full immersion program in which immersion teachers use no English at all in the early years. Students from across the district and the Twin Cities are enrolled in the academy through open enrollment.

The University of Minnesota's Confucius Institute designated the school's classrooms as Confucius Classrooms, opening access to grants and training materials.

XinXing currently has two sections each of full-day kindergarten and first through third grades and will continue to add a grade level every year through the sixth grade.

Hopkins Public Schools Independent School District 270
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins, MN 55305

Hopkins Public Schools Independent School District 270 is a public school system for grades K through 12. TheMore district has six elementary schools, one of which includes a Chinese language immersion program, two junior high schools and one senior high.

The Hopkins Schools are renowned for excellent academic programs and student achievements and extensive extra-curricular programs.

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