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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.

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Winter Break Resources
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 8:20 AM

Wellstone will be on Winter Break from Saturday, December 21st through Sunday, January 5th. Many community resources will be available for students during this break. Please click on this link to see these opportunities. Stop by the library to checkout a book for break.               We look forward to seeing you back in school on Monday, January 6th, 2020!

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Be Weather Aware
Sunday, December 8, 2019 5:15 PM

As winter sets in the snow starts to accumulate and temperatures tumble please be weather aware. Remember to dress in layers when extreme cold sets in as is shown by clicking the headline above. Also, check weather forecasts such as this weather story page from the National Weather Service.

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Students Visit Boston
Friday, December 6, 2019 10:50 AM

Last month, as part of our global expeditions, Project Success returned to Boston University (BU) and Harvard University for the fifth consecutive year. Wellstone students had the opportunity to visit several historical sites and colleges.

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Dental Clinic
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 8:45 AM

Wellstone will be hosting a dental cleaning clinic from Tuesday 12/10 to Friday 12/13. Students who received cleanings at this year’s previous clinic are not able to receive a cleaning again during this clinic. In order to sign up, students should come see Mr. Hensel, Laura, or Anna. They will help students fill out the necessary paperwork. Registration will be on a first come first serve basis based on who turns in their paperwork first. 

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Cultural Celebration Day
Monday, November 18, 2019 8:50 AM

On Friday, November 22nd, Wellstone held the annual Cultural Celebration. Students had the opportunity to both present and learn about cultural traditions. Afterwards, there was a meal in the ECSE cafteria. 

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Vision

Students will achieve academic, personal, and professional success while becoming advocates for themselves and others.

Somali: Ardaydu waxay gaari doonaan guulo waxbarasho, mid shakhsiyadeed, iyo kuwo xirfadeedba ayagoo waliba barandoona sida ay usoo dhacsan lahaayeen xuquuqdooda iyo waliba siday ugu doodi lahaayeen dadka kale. 

Spanish: Los y las estudiantes lograrán éxito en el área académica, personal y profesional al mismo tiempo en que aprenden a defenderse a ellos mismos y a otros.

 

Mission

Wellstone International High School (WIHS) provides an equitable education for English Learners (ELs) by meeting academic and social-emotional needs. WIHS builds on the assets and experiences of ELs’ multilingualism and multiculturalism. Students are expected to critically analyze and respond to local and global issues while enhancing awareness of self and others. Academic standards, research-based support systems and experiential learning come together to produce a rich academic setting. Advanced coursework includes college courses and opportunities for students to prepare for post-secondary options.  WIHS utilizes and promotes collaboration and community engagement through enhanced community partnerships.

Wellstone's Designation

Wellstone is a Comprehensive Support and Improvement School

Under the North Star accountability system, our school has been identified for: Comprehensive support and improvement.

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