We know that students thrive when they feel connected to the school community and excited about opportunities.

North Education Center provides unique and exciting opportunities for students. If your student attends our school, they may be able to participate in some of the unique opportunities we share below.

Unique Opportunities

NEC has an art classroom with a kiln that allows students to participate in drawing, painting, and ceramics.

NEC offers a space for students to engage in inquiry-based learning opportunities.

Culinary Arts
NEC has a full-service culinary lab for students to learn basic independent living cooking skills.

Physical Education/DAPE
Developmental adapted physical education (DAPE) is specialized instruction to allow for safe and successful gross motor participation in the physical education or special education setting for those students who need mental, motor, cognitive, and physical fitness motor skills.

NEC Academy

5530 Zealand Ave. N
New Hope, MN 55428

Contact Information
Tel: 763-550-3167
Fax: 763-746-5106

Attendance Line
Tel: 763-550-7302
e-mail: necattendance@district287.org

If you need to excuse your student's absence, please leave a message on our attendance line.

School Hours
Office: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Students: 8:50 am - 3:20 pm

School Principal
Antwon Williams

Site Principal
Tonya Allen