Alternative Programs

401 Building
401 E 4th Street  |  Chaska, MN


SOUTHWEST METRO HIGH SCHOOL
Area Learning Center
Grades 9-12
Students can excel academically through reduced class size and innovative instruction.


CATALYST
Ages 16-21
Provides support to students with chemical dependency or mental health needs that impact their academic success. Students must be enrolled at SouthWest Metro High School and have a current diagnostic assessment (within 12 months).


CLAS
Community Learning & Assessment Services
Individual instruction & assessment to help students determine education completion options.

CREDIT RECOVERY
Extended Day / Extended Year
Grades 9-12
Students earn credits through a combination of outcomes, hours of attendance, and completed work. Programs are available at SouthWest Metro, Watertown-Mayer, Belle Plaine, Jordan, Central, and Tri-City United. Classes are available after school and in the summer.


ODINED
Online
A comprehensive, online learning provider that coordinates online learning activities for students working to complete their high school diploma.

TARGETED SERVICES
Grades K-8
A prevention/intervention program to help learners increase their academic skills, improve social skills, and develop school skills that are critical for school success. SouthWest Metro assists the school districts of Central, Watertown-Mayer, Belle Plaine, Jordan, and Tri-City United in coordinating their before school, after school, and summer programs.
East Creek Family Center
303 E 6th Street  |  Chaska, MN


NEW BEGINNINGS
Full-time academic program for pregnant and parenting teens. Student acquire independent living skills, develop a career plan for self-sufficiency, and learn how to have a healthy pregnancy and childbirth.





Shakopee Town Square
1150 Shakopee Town Square  |  Shakopee, MN


REFLECTIONS
Day Treatment program which addresses mental health needs of adolescents and children who require intense therapeutic services. Referrals are made through the Scott County Mental Health Center.

Robin Pittman
Scott County Intake
(952) 495-8481





Freedom Academy
11500 Ferman Ave SW  |  Waverly, MN

Area Learning Center
Grades 9-12
Students can excel academically through reduced class size and innovative instruction.