Norwood Young America, Minnesota is served by Central Public Schools, which is located within school district 108. The district is proud of the fact that Central Public Schools is recognized through state assessments as the top school in Carver County and one of the best schools in the State of Minnesota. They feature a staff that cares about all of its members, students excited to learn, parents involved in and supportive of their children’s education, and terrific communities. The district has one elementary school, one middle school, and one high school. The district is also home to Cologne Academy.
Located within the neighboring city of Cologne, which is just ten minutes directly west, is Cologne Academy, which enrolls students in kindergarten through 8th grade. This school won the Reader’s Choice “Best Public School” award in 2014. The middle school’s mission is to prepare students for academic success through excellence in literacy by integrating the Core Knowledge Sequence.
Central Elementary School has earned the “Reward School” by the Minnesota Department of Education in 2014. This award is given to the schools in the top 15% of all schools in the state of Minnesota. They have also been named as “Celebration Eligible” by the MDE for the last three years in a row.
Central High School is one of only 10 high schools in the state of Minnesota to achieve the honor of being part of the AP Honor Roll Schools. Any school that receives this award is a school where the students are extremely motivated to succeed academically, and Central High School is no exception. Since 2012, Central High School has increased the number of students participating in AP classes while improving the number of students earning AP Exam scores of 3 or higher. This is a very rare achievement by any high school. The school is continually seeking to provide a superb educational program for its students.
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