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  • Wellstone International High School Wellstone International High School

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(44.92902,-93.23084)
 

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Mission Statement

To provide educational opportunities for secondary ELL students in an alternative setting, where English acquisition is supported through Native Language Literacy, Accelerated, Thematic and Interdisciplinary methods, in collaboration with the larger community.

Description

Wellstone International High School is a "Newcomer Center" designed to serve students age 17 - 21 with limited to no English language skills and literacy skills in their first language. We offer accelerated English language development and a basic high school curriculum with content classes in Science, Math, and Social Studies. Health and Physical Education classes are offered in the summer program. Somali, Hmong, and Spanish literacy classes are offered to those students who want to develop their first language skills. All languages are welcomed. Currently our languages are: Somalia, Amharic, Oromo, French, Tibetian, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Hmong, Spanish and Russian.

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http://wellstone.mpls.k12.mn.us/Volunteers

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