English Learners (EL)
The goal of English Learner (EL) instruction is to support English learners in achieving the language proficiency needed to succeed academically and to realize personal, social and career goals. EL teachers work in collaboration with both general education and specialist teachers to design a comprehensive instructional program for each student.
Find your path in Osseo Area Schools! Our mission is to inspire and prepare all students with the confidence, courage and competence to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning.
Rent our district facilities for meetings, banquets, performing arts, athletics, or special events. Public schools are owned and operated by and for the community, and we welcome and encourage the use of our facilities by any individual, group or business.
Health Services professionals support a healthy learning environment for each student by responding to students’ health needs at school and by educating students about how to stay healthy.
The McKinney-Vento Act provides homeless and highly mobile students with certain rights so they have access to opportunities that will help them meet the same high academic standards expected of all students in our district.
All of our schools provide high quality, nutritious choices to students. Learn more about meal assistance, menus, nutrition information and federal programs.
School counselors support student learning through three areas of development: educational, social/emotional, and career. Services are provided through classroom lessons, individual and group counseling, and other methods.
Special education includes a wide array of programs and services designed to meet the needs of learners with disabilities. Special education and support services are available to learners ages birth to 21 who have not graduated and who have been identified as needing specialized instructional services.
The district's transportation department provides safe and reliable transportation by utilizing more than 220 school buses and minivans for more than 6,500 safe and efficient bus stops every day.