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Wellstone International High School provides innovative English and content instruction for students ages 14 to 21. A Wellstone education empowers students to fully participate in society and prepares them for post-secondary education.

World Cancer Day
World Cancer Awareness Day - Feb 4th
Thursday, January 29, 2015 10:10 AM

Wellstone IHS will recognize World Cancer Day on February 4th. There will be several events to raise awareness throughout the day.

7:30 AM Cancer Awareness Booth with Awareness Ribbons at Main Entrance & Cancer Awareness Booth for all staff in Room 265

12:50 PM Cancer Awareness Booth for students in Cafeteria / 3 - 4 PM Mini Health Fair in Room 371

MCE Youth
Winter After School Programming
Monday, January 26, 2015 12:20 PM

Chris Stoltenberg with Minneapolis Community Education Youth Programs has released the winter schedule for Wellstone. Please take advantage of the wide array of classes offered Monday through Friday starting at 3:00 PM. To see a complete listing please click on the title link.

Dance
Interpretive Dance at Davis Center
Sunday, January 25, 2015 7:10 PM

Wellstone students performed interpretive dance at Davis Center on Friday, January 23rd. A physical movement artist from Cowles Center for Dance visited Katie Murphy-Olsen's class at Wellstone multiple times to train students in interpretiive dance. A unique collaboration with Tara Kenneddy from Edison HS encouraged students from both schools to express themselves through the physical movement of dance. 

I Love Somalia
Staff Appreciation Celebration by Somali Student Association
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 9:00 AM

On Monday, January 12th, the Somali Student Association presented a celebration of Somali food and culture during a staff appreciation event. Students explained the history of Somalia and its symbols, recited Somali poetry and explained how it use to be a vital form of communication,  highlighted the geography of the five regions and ended with a Somali trivia game. A delicious Somali meal was served with the ever popular sambusas. Thanks to the Somali Student Association for all their work organizing and presenting this festive celebration.

Winter scene
Warm winter places
Friday, December 19, 2014 1:40 AM

Take advantage of warm places during these cold winter days.  Public libraries have books to check out as well as free access to computers. There are also many free or low cost museums, colleges, etc to visit.  You may want to participate in a winter scavenger hunt! Take a selfie in front of as many of these places as you can and put them on a Google Doc shared with Mr. Bob (bob.peterson@mpls.k12.mn.us) with the title: Scavenger Hunt.  Here is the link to the sites to visit.

Vision

Wellstone International High School provides innovative English and content instruction for students ages 14 to 21. A Wellstone education empowers students to fully participate in society and prepares them for post-secondary education.

Mission

Wellstone International High School provides educational opportunities to High School English Language Learners by supporting high academic achievement in an accredited high school setting and by working in partnership with local colleges.

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