Special Education Programs

Intermediate District 287’s special education programs require a referral from one of our member school districts.

Alternative Learning Academies

Our Alternative Learning Center (ALC) Academies are open to all high school age students (14-21).  There is no cost to students or families. Students enroll directly with each school:

  • North Education Center Academy (New Hope)
  • South Education Center Academy (Richfield)
  • West Alternative (W-Alt) (Minnetonka)
  • Gateway to College on the Hennepin Technical College campus (Eden Prairie)

Other Programs