• A Great 2019 STA2RS – THANKS TO ALL!


    • Special thanks to all sponsors and donors for a successful 2019 STA2Rs event on May 22nd!  This event honored outstanding graduating seniors from North and Tartan High Schools! 

    • This event would not be possible without the support of these generous donations from the community:  THANKS TO ALL OUR SPONSORS! 

    • 2019 622 Education Foundation Benefactor:

    North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Rotary Club

    • 2019 Table Sponsors:

    Big Frog Custom T-Shirts and More
    Carlson Family
    Century College
    City of Maplewood
    City of North St. Paul
    City of Oakdale
    District 622 School Board
    Amie and Chris DuFresne
    Laura and Ed Hawkins
    Janet and Tom Jacobson
    Ledin Law
    North High School Activities and Athletics
    North High School Administration and Staff
    North Family
    North High School Student Council
    North National Honor Society, Pam and Jeff Ledermann
    North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Education Association
    North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Principal Association
    Oakdale Police Department
    Premier Banks
    622 Education Foundation Board and Washington County Commissioner:  Stan Karwoski
    Superintendent’s Cabinet
    Tartan High School Activities and Athletics
    Tartan High School Administration and Staff
    Xcel Energy

    The Fulton Klinkerfues Scholarship
    Donated by Kris Klinkerfues, daughter of Fulton Klinkerfues

    Sustaining Members:
    United Way

    STA2RS In-Kind Contributors:
    Minute Man Press, Oakdale
    Nothing Bundt Cakes, Woodbury
    Specialty Floral, North St. Paul

    STA2RS Alumni Family Donation:
    Michael & Denise Barrera

    General Donations:
    3M Foundation
    Carefree Cottages/Bruce Mogren

    Cowern Elementary’s Parent Teacher Group
    Carol and Jeffrey DeCaire
    North High School DECA
    Lizabeth and Corey Pearl
    Barry and Angela Star
    Janine Stufacker (In memory of Lily Ford)
    Caroline Tahara
    Trio Supply Company/Steve Isakson
    622 Education Foundation Board Members



    From all of us at the 622 Education Foundation:

    We are grateful for the support provided by the community, businesses, and friends of the Foundation.

    Your continual support is needed to assure that the Foundation can continue to provide many educational resources to 622 students.

    Thank you all for your ongoing support!  It is very much appreciated!

    Shop Amazon And Help Support the 622 Education Foundation!For those of you who shop online at Amazon, here’s an easy way to help support your 622 Education Foundation!  Click on the link below that will take you to the Amazon login and then select the 622 Education Foundation as the charitable organization of your choice.  From there, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the 622 Education Foundation.  AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know.  Same products, same prices, same service. 

    Thank you for supporting the 622 Education Foundation…committed to providing educational resources for District 622 students and teachers!



  • Register Now for October 13th Fall Run or Walk!

    Registration is now open for the 622 Education Foundation’s 5K Fall Run or Walk on Sunday, October 13th, at the scenic Discovery Center nestled in the picturesque Oakdale Nature Preserve.

    Just click the above “Register” link for additional information and to register!

    Race start time will be at 9 a.m. with an 8 a.m. check-in bib pick-up.

    All proceeds from the Race will go to help the District 622 Education Foundation support the Angel Fund, which helps students in need of help for purchasing school supplies, basic needs and more, AND to the scholarships the Foundation supports, and for recognizing the graduating top 10% of District 622 students at the STAARS Banquet in May.





    STA2RS 2019:  Creating Memories!!



    Scholarships Awarded!

    The 622 Education Foundation, in partnership with Co-Action Academic Resources, is pleased to recognize these scholarships awarded to District 622 Students:

    • The Mike White Scholarship -Congratulations to Jenna Peterson from North High School!

    • The Hal and Marion Norgard Memorial Scholarship:  Congratulations to EmilyRose Johnson from North High School and Nicholas Sagdalen from Tartan High School!

    • The Fulton Klinkerfues Scholarship:  Congratulations to Matthew Mortenson from Tartan High School!

    Special thanks to Kris Klinkerfues who donated a $1,000 scholarship in memory of her father Fulton Klinkerfues (a founding member of the 622 Education Foundation and teacher in District 622)  to Matthew Mortenson from Tartan High School!


     2019 Taste of 622 Scheduled for November 2nd

    Mark your calendars for the 2019 Taste of 622 on Saturday, November 2nd, with great food, a Silent Auction and entertainment…a GREAT event for a GREAT cause…helping students in our community!
















  • Are You Interested in making a Difference? Please reach out to us!

    • Please come and learn about the 622 Education Foundation!

    • See how YOU can make a difference for District 622 students and our community!

    • We are currently looking for additional board members for the 2019-2020 school year!

    • The directors are involved in many aspects of fundraising for the Foundation that directly benefits students…

    Just a few examples:

    Angel Fund to help student families with financial need

    Student Scholarships

    STA2RS Banquet & Recognition Event to honor our district’s top students!


    Please contact us at







            622 Education Foundation:

    • Committed to helping generate and distribute resources to ISD 622 schools:

    • To enrich and expand programs that enhance the quality of education for its students.




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earthThe 622 Education Foundation generates and distributes resources to ISD 622 schools to create, enrich and expand programs that enhance the quality of education.

leafThe Foundation achieves its mission by directing support toward the following goals:

  • Encouraging all learners to achieve their maximum potential,
  • Building public awareness and confidence in the No. St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Public Schools, and
  • Involving the community in assuring quality education for the leaders and workers of tomorrow.


How Can I Make A Donation?

The best way to donate is through our website. Click the Donate button at the top of the page to be routed to our donation system. Thank you for your generous donations!

Can I Write Off My Donation On My Taxes?

Yes. The 622 Education Foundation is a recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit  organization. Please talk with your tax advisor.

How Can I Volunteer My Time?

Our board is always looking for new members to bring innovative ideas to the organization. Please contact us or see our new member packet for more information.

We are always looking for additional help with our events. Contact us for more information.

How Do I Register For An Event?

To register for an event, please visit our event page and click on the registration link.