WELCOME TO MINNESOTA NEW COUNTRY SCHOOL - HIGH SCHOOL/SECONDARY
Minnesota New Country School High School/Secondary, located in Henderson, MN, is a project-based, public charter school established in 1994, with students from 13 surrounding communities within a 45-mile radius.
210 Main street Henderson, MN 56044
High School/Secondary (7th-12th Grade) enrollment information or questions please contact: Nancy Pfarr
Phone: 507-248-3353 ext 222 Fax: 507-248-3604
Family Tour Contact: Joan Skelly
Records Request Contact: Reta Lind
Phone: 507-248-3353 ext 225
OUR STUDENTS - Individualized learning plan
MNCS follows a project-based curriculum where students each receive an individualized learning plan with focus on learning from hands-on experiences, while still focusing on basic skills such as math, reading and writing. Credit is earned based on the quality of learning demonstrated at the end product of the project. Students are given responsibility and choice regarding what they learn at MNCS. Students set their own goals and accomplish their own tasks with the guidance of Advisors and staff.
Emphasis on the following:
Environment experiential learning
Individualized project-based learning
Licensed staff in core content areas
Low teacher/student ratio emphasizing relationships
Free Transportation to and from 10 local communities
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