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Wellstone International High School provides innovative English and content instruction for students ages 17 to 21. A Wellstone education empowers students to fully participate in society and prepares them for post-secondary education.

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Green Card Voices at Wellstone
Monday, February 08, 2016 8:20 AM

Green Card Voices has captured several Wellstone student stories and put them into a book, videos and also on posters. Find the videos here. They are captivating both visually as well as the personal immigration stories. More information at this link along with an opportunity to purchase a copy of this beautiful book. Please take a look.

Lion
WIDA Testing in Progress
Friday, February 05, 2016 3:00 PM

Wellstone Int'l High School is currently WIDA testing all students. They will test in all four modalities: writing, reading, speaking and listening. All testing will be completed on line so as to lessen any disruption to classroom time. 

Wilson
Wilson Library Field Trip
Friday, February 05, 2016 12:00 PM

On Thursday, February 4th, students from Ms. Dallman's classes involved in history day spent part of the day at Wilson Library on the U of M campus researching their topics. They were able to gain access to the deep resources available including rare books and multiple databases. 

Rock n Read
Rock n Read Achievers
Monday, February 01, 2016 1:55 PM

Jankey M and Fatouma M earned 80 points with the Rock 'n' Read program. They were able to choose something from the prize box and they are working hard on their reading comprehension! 

Writing Center
Writing Center Opens
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 2:20 PM

Wellstone Writing Center opened today in the Media Center! It is located by the windows overlooking Powderhorn Park. Katie Murphy Olsen is staffing the center from Period 2 until 4 PM. Fill out this form when you want to access the Writing Center.

Vision

Every student college and career ready.

 

Mission

The mission of Wellstone International High School is to develop globally competent students through rigorous coursework, acceleration in English language acquisition, graduation pathways, and access to support and enrichment services.

Wellstone is a Celebration & Focus School

Wellstone is a Celebration-Eligible School!

The purpose of the Celebration School recognition is to identify Minnesota Title I schools that have demonstrated both excellence on the MMR which measures school performance in the areas of student proficiency, student growth, closure of the achievement gap, and graduation rates as well as success with initiatives that have led to positive student outcomes.

This year Wellstone International High School has been designated a focus school under the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). The designation is based on student performance data that placed our school among the ten percent of schools making the largest contribution to the state’s achievement gap. Please read more at this link