Welcome to SouthWest Metro!

SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts across southwestern Minnesota with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Adult Basic Education, and Alternative Education.

Students may also receive assistance, not only with academics, but with mental health services to support their overall growth in the classroom and beyond.

Please visit our Programs page to learn more.

What's Happening

Action for Healthy Kids
Stay Active and Healthy This Summer
06/13/2018
Between tasty summer treats, block parties and barbecues, and lots of downtime (all of which make summer fun!), it's easy for families to start undoing some of the progress made during the school year. You can help keep kids active and healthy at home over the coming months by sharing this info with your students' families.
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A family prepares to walk with the International Walking Club.
Walking Club Resumes this Friday
05/18/2018
Walking Club will be walking this Friday, May 18th at 9:30 am in Huber Park.
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PD Corner May 15, 2018
05/15/2018
Spring has finally arrived! Even though teachers and staff are busy finishing things for this school year, in the PD Department, we are already planning for next school year.
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Walk Around the World Global Silouhettes
2018 Walk Around the World Spring 5K
05/05/2018
*REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS FULL* - Walk Around the World Spring 5K | Saturday, May 5 from 10 am to 12 pm | Huber Park, Shakopee
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May 2018 Professional Development Corner
05/01/2018
We are very excited about the developments regarding PD Week this year! Watch for specific print materials coming soon, but we can tell you we have over 50 offerings and more than 30 presenters. The other very exciting development is the ability to get Graduate Credits for the workshops through Learners Edge and Augustana University.
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We are a NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™
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