Heritage uses science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) concepts along with projects and field experiences related to the environment to help students in grades 5-8 learn in new and interesting ways. The result is inquisitive learners, problem solvers and environmental stewards who can see connections between school and real life.


School District 197 named a 2015 U.S. Dept. of Education Green Ribbon District
Posted on 04/22/2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan named West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools a 2015 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School District.  READ MORE...
VIDEO: Happenings & Highlights - March 2015
Posted on 04/10/2015
Take a look back at the news and events in District 197 for the month of March 2015, including I Love to Read Month celebrations and the unveiling of EmPowerED - the district's technology implementation plan.  READ MORE...
Marine Team Open House - April 16
Posted on 04/08/2015
The Heritage Marine Team students will hold an open house for the community from 6:30-8 p.m.  READ MORE...
Students gain leadership skills and a global perspective through Model U.N.
Posted on 04/02/2015
More than 60 students in District 197 participated in the Model United Nations program this school year, culminating with the state conference on March 26-28.  READ MORE...
Introducing EmPowerED - District 197's Technology Plan
Posted on 03/11/2015
Classroom technology will be used to transform instruction, personalize learning and prepare our students for college and careers in the 21st century.  READ MORE...