About Us



Crestview Elementary School serves students in PreK through fifth grades and is a part of South Washington County Schools. The Crestview Elementary School community is based on a culture of learning by promoting respect, responsibility and a sense of belonging.

Crestview Elementary School has a comprehensive curriculum with an emphasis on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), as well as, social and emotional learning. In third through fifth grades, students are also taught Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) strategies to help them develop organization and study skills.

Students at Crestview Elementary School have many opportunities to take part in fine arts through participation in art, band, choir and orchestra. There are also a variety of clubs for students to join.

Teachers at Crestview Elementary School personalize learning for students by building relationships. Each student meets with their teacher before the start of the school year and teachers continue to work one-on-one with students during the year.

Crestview Elementary School welcomes community involvement and hosts several community events during the year. The school also has an active and welcoming Parent Teacher Student Association.

Crestview Elementary celebrated its 50th anniversary (click for video) in the fall of 2014.

About South Washington County Schools 

South Washington County Schools is a suburban district located southeast of St. Paul, Minnesota. The district includes all or parts of the communities of Cottage Grove, Newport, St. Paul Park, Woodbury, as well as, Afton, Denmark and Grey Cloud Island Townships. District 833 is committed to the mission of "igniting a passion for lifelong learning" through collaboration, continuous improvement, equity, integrity and relationships.

We have 16 elementary schools for students in grades K-5, four middle schools serving grades 6-8, three comprehensive high schools and one alternative high school. There are also a variety of early learning and adult education and enrichment programs offered through Community Education.