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Wellstone Community Education

About Us: 
The Community Education program at Wellstone International High School is part of the 21st Century Community Learning Center that offers diverse enrichment options to connect, complement, and support day-school learning. Our afterschool activities proceed Monday through Friday from 3:00-5:00 pm. With over 70 languages spoken by the students and consisting of all immigrant or refugee English Language Learners. We strive to offer interdisciplinary and culturally inclusive programming driven by youth voice in order to support their nuanced transition to Minneapolis.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) using Federal 21st Century Community Learning Center Funding. Neither MDE nor the US Department of Education endorses the programs or services.

Click here for program highlights from 2017-2018!

Click here to get the Fall Schedule 2019 - COMING SOON!

Classes and Activities @ Wellstone:

  • Academic Tutoring
  • ELL Tutoring
  • Conversations between the Muslim Students Association and the Somali Students Association
  • Soccer
  • Weightlifting
  • English Conversation
  • Youth Advisory Council
  • Computer Basics
  • Typing
  • Women's Health
  • Engineering Club
  • Latino Leadership
  • Nutrition and Emotional Health
  • Basketball
  • Music Instruction
  • Biking Club
  • College Prep
  • El Pueblo