For us it isn’t just about building a beautiful home for you and your family. We also want to make sure your children receive a top-notch education that sets them up for a successful future. That’s why at Kootenia Homes we find the best neighborhoods for our customers to build their custom homes in. An especially good neighborhood is Rapp Farm where the school district is great! So, we thought we’d give you all you need to know about the high school in the district, Mounds View High School.
Mounds View High School has been ranked #7 in Minnesota, which is a phenomenal thing to hear as a parent when thinking about your kid’s education. One aspect that really puts them above other schools is their very personalized learning plan. They offer world languages, online courses, accelerated courses, and flipped classrooms to enhance learning. The high school makes sure your children can learn the way that’s best for them, because at Mounds View, they recognize that every student is unique.
It also has been stated by majority of the students who attend Mounds View High School that they feel supported by their teachers. This is in part to their smaller class sizes, but also because of the many co-curricular activities offered. Whether it be Math Team or Football, staff makes sure your children try activities that sparks some interest for them. Those employed at the high school say that feeling connected at school is key to academic success.
Even with their tremendous amount of after school activities offered, students still find time to excel in the classroom. In fact, the school has high achievement in ACT scores and Advanced Placement testing. Mounds View High school was just tied for number 10 out of 25 with Wayzata in the state for the highest ACT scores. Their ability to be within the top of the state really is evident due to their dedication to their students.
Another great program offered through the high school is Pathways to Possibilities. Within this program your child can explore many careers before graduating. If they choose to partake in this program, they’ll get a taste for what it’s like to work in different industries. This really is something that sets them apart from other schools.
As you can see Mounds View High School really has set up a great path for your children to succeed. That’s why at Kootenia we take the time to find neighborhoods near the best schools in the state. So, when you choose to build a custom home with us, you don’t need to worry about your kid’s education. Be sure to check out our Rapp Farm neighborhood in North Oaks where you’ll ensure that your kids get the best education!