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Middle School (6th - 8th)

AIMS Middle School Staff

Welcome to our middle school classrooms!


  • American Indian Studies (AIS): Lisa Yankton (Dakota Specialist), Jason Bresette
  • English Language Arts: Rosie Malone-Povolny, Amalia Oien, Cindi Fosse
  • Math: John Holmlund, Lyndon Carson Singer
  • Science: Kenneth Kurtti, Ms. Johnson, Mr. Connelly
  • Social Studies: Bret Godfrey, Laura Bonnin
  • AVID: Mr. Besette, Mr. Kurtti


  • PhyEd: Roger White
  • ELL: Elena Yurievna Seabrook, Robert Otto, Anthony Jensen, Vanessa Pliego
  • SpEd: Sam Springer, Amy Mahdi, Samantha Shade
  • Reading Specialists: Kirstin Jarvis
  • Counselors: Teresa Hernandez, Maggie Sandvig

Important Links for Middle School Students & Families

SPPS Apps  

SPPS Apps  Access SPPS email, Google docs, calendars, videos and more

Student and Parent Portal   

Check student grades, attendance, meal balance and more.  Students are automatically issued accounts, ask one of your teachers if you forgot your password.  To set up Parent accounts, call Kathy or Marge in the office at 651-778-3100.

Middle School E-Learning Day Schedule

Click here to see the student schedule on E-Learning days.

Smart Phone & Tablet App for Student and Parent Portal  

Learn more about the app and how to download to your smartphone or tablet device.

AIMS Naviance Family Connection   Family Connection is a web-based college and career exploration tool available to our students.  Students set up an account in 6th grade and participate in activities each year through their senior year of high school to help them prepare for life after high school.

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)  

AVID is an in-school academic support program for grades 4-12 that prepares students for college eligibility and success.  AIMS offers both regular AVID and Native AVID to our 6th - 8th grade students.

SPPS Indian Education

Links to resources, events and supports for American Indian students and their families.

SPPS Sports Calendar  

Official sports website for Saint Paul Public Schools

Homework Help Links to community & online resources to help with homework and tutoring.


Learn about cool activities, afterschool programs, jobs, camps, enrichment and community sports.  You can sign up for E-Newsletter, Just for Teens Alerts, and Youth and Family Opportunities.

Summer Programs Lists of summer opportunities in Minnesota.

Right Track Saint Paul

City-subsidized jobs in parks, libraries and non-profits.