The teachers at Sunnyside School participate in the district curriculum review with all other district teachers. New materials and curriculum are adopted as part of a regular review cycle, and are aligned with the Minnesota State Academic Standards.

Curriculum Guides For Parents

Grade 1
Grade 2

Classroom Curriculum
Subjects taught in the regular classroom and materials adopted are listed below:

Math Expressions
Pearson Interactive Science
Social Studies
Scott Foresman + Teacher Created
English/Language Arts

Specialty Programs
In addition to the regular classroom classes, students also regularly attend classes in the following subjects:Art, Music, STEM, Media and Physical Education.

Expanded Curriculum Program
Additional opportunities are available to students in all Red Wing School District elementary schools.

Expanded Learning Opportunities

Arts Alive
Encourages students to develop and share their talents in both visual and performing arts.

Lyceums and Field Trips
Opportunities are provided throughout the year for students to participate in a variety of enrichment programs.
Artist and Music Residency Programs
Students benefit from several artists and performers conducting workshops throughout the year.
I Love to Read
Each February, Sunnyside School celebrates I Love to Read month.  A faculty committee puts together many activities that take place throughout the month which focuses on developing each students personal enjoyment of reading. 
Author Visits
Each year Sunnyside sponsors an author to visit and share his/her knowledge and experience with all students.

Character Education
A faculty committee plans and implements programs throughout the school  year which teach and reinforce positive character development.  Students are recognized for their efforts in the area of academics, behavior and overall improvement at the end of each quarter.