Crookston Public Schools is seeking an elementary teacher, 1.0 FTE starting Fall 2021.  Candidate must have current Minnesota Teaching license, or be anticipating one before August 2021.  Candidate must possess good communication skills and the ability to create a safe and caring learining environment in which we prepare, engage, educate, empower and inspire all learners in partnership with their surrounding community to be successful in today’s and tomorrow’s society.  Preferred candiedate will have a passion for learning, good classroom management procedures, good organizational skills, and be able to engage with wtudents and parents for a positive learning experience.  Coaching and extracurricular opportunities are available. 

Crookston, MN is located in the heart of the Red River Valley in Northwest Minnesota and has a population of approximately 7,800.  Agriculture is a very strong part of our community.   University of Minnesota-Crookston campus is located here and is a very strong member and supporter of our community.  Located just 25 miles east of Grand Forks, ND, we are close to the University of North Dakota, ample shopping, dining,  an international airport and more.   District enrollment size is approximately 1150 students.  There are currently 4 sections per grade, with approximately 85 students per grade.  Competitive salary and benefits would follow the Crookston Education Assn. Master Agreement, see for more information.

To apply, please submit a letter of application, completed application form, college transcripts, résumé, copy of license and three letters of recommendation.  Application deadline is Friday, May 28, 2021 or until filled.  For any questions, please contact:

Chris Trostad, Principal 
Highland Elementary School
801 Central Ave. N
Crookston, MN 56716
Ph. 218-281-5600

Crookston Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer