Sakaw School is located in the southeast corner of Millwoods. It was opened in the fall of 1980 with the official opening date of May 22, 1981. The school borders a large park site that has a number of upgraded baseball and soccer fields. A community league is adjacent to the school, and an adventure playground is located close by. The school serves students from a varied family and ethnic diversity. Many of our students are English Language Learners. Sakaw School welcomes students from the Sakaw Community and from Ellerslie Station Community. The area surrounding the school is composed of single family homes, multiple family units, and small apartments. There is a small strip mall with after-school care within walking distance. School buses provide service for students from Ellerslie Station and for students in the district site Opportunity program.