Norwood-Young America – District 108

School District

108 – Central Schools
– Norwood-Young America

School Website

http://www.central.k12.mn.us

School Contact

Brian Corlett

 

952-467-7000

 

 

  • Students in the Central HS Band perform in three concerts per year.
  • A television production class is offered as an elective.
  • Advanced placement courses in psychology, chemistry, English, and calculus are offered.
  • A Latch Key program is available for Norwood/Young America ISD elementary students.
  • Two up to date Computer Labs are available for all Central High School students.
  • Two computer labs are available for Central Elementary students.
  • One computer lab and the IMC are available for Central Middle School students.
  • Over 50% of the teachers hold Masters Degrees at Central High School.
  • The Central HS Marching Band performs at some football games & at local parades.
  • Students may participate on Central High Schools Knowledge Bowl team.
  • The college credit English course at Central HS is offered through Normandale CC.
  • Central HS Chorus competes on the local and state levels.
  • Vocational classes in Agriculture & Business are available at Central HS.
  • Home Economics./Consumer Science and Welding are other vocational courses at Central HS.
  • Kindergarten is offered as a full day no fee program.
  • SD offers before and after school on-site daycare.
  • High School offers post secondary classes.
  • HS offers concurrent enrollment with Hennepin Technology School.
  • HS wrestling team included several state champions.

Title

Name

Phone

Superintendent of Schools

Mr. Brian Corlett

952-467-7000

Guidance Services

Ms. Irene Yaeck

952-467-7100

Special Education Services

Ms. Sara Stack

952-467-7300

Director of Fine Arts

Ms. Jonica Marshall

952-467-7100

Athletic Director

Mr. Ron Erpenbach

952-467-7106

General Information

Ms. Bonnie Schrupp

952-467-7000

Gifted and Talented Director

Mr. Ron Brand

952-467-7100

Computer Education Director

Mr. Jeff Kienitz

952-467-7100

Curriculum

Mr. Ron Brand

952-467-7100

High School Guidance

Ms. Irene Yaeck

952-467-7108

High School Special Ed.

Ms. Donna Foss

952-467-7116

High School Fine Arts

Mr. Adam Halpus

952-467-7100

High School Athletics

Mr. Ron Erpenbach

952-467-7106

High School Information

Mrs. Linnae Pauman

952-467-7100

High School Computer Ed.

Ms. Mary Ofstedal

952-467-7100

 

 

Facilities:

Elementary Schools

No.Buildings:1

No. Students: 440

Middle Schools

No. Buildings:1

No. Students: 230

High Schools

No. Buildings:1

No. Students: 360

Open Enrollment

Yes

 

 

Student Staff Ratio:

 

Elementary Schools

15 to 1 

Middle Schools

18 to 1

High Schools

15 to 1

 

 

Expenditures Per
Pupil:

 

Elementary Schools

$8,791

Middle Schools

$8,791

High Schools

$8,791

 

 

Transportation:

 

Bus Available:

Yes

 

 

Kindergarten:

Full
Day Only, No Fee

 

 

 

 

Hot Lunch:

 

Hot Lunch Available:

Yes

 

 

Grading Policies

 

Elementary Schools

Letter Grading

Middle Schools

Letter Grading

High Schools

Letter Grading

 

 

Percentage of Schools
Accredited

 

Elementary Schools

100%  

Middle Schools

100%

High Schools

100%

 

 

 

Percentage Staff
Degrees:

 

Bachelors:

100%

Masters:

54%

PhD’s:

0%

 

 

Certified Staff

 

Elementary

 

Elem Art:

No

Elem Phys. Ed:

Yes

Elem Music:

Yes

Elem Media:

Yes

 

 

Number of Non-Athletic
Extracurricular Activities: 10

 

 

Classes Offered:

 

Elementary School:

 

Band:

Yes

Choir:

Yes

Spanish:

No

German:

No

 

 

Middle School:

 

Band:

Yes

 

 

Choir:

Yes

 

Orchestra:

No

French:

No

Spanish:

No

German:

No

Adv. Computers:

No

 

 

High School:

 

Band:

Yes

Choir: 

Yes

Orchestra:

No

French:

No

Spanish:

Yes

German:

Yes

Adv. Computers

Yes

Adv. Calculus:

Yes

 

 

 

Ratio Students
to Computers:

 

Elementary Schools

6-1

Middle Schools

5-1

High Schools

4-1

Learning Alternatives

2-1

 

 

Percentage of Seniors
who went to:

 

Community College

2 Year

11%

Vocational or Tech

2 Year

20%

College or University

4 Year

52%

 

 

ACT Statistics:

 

Average ACT Scores

22.0

Percentage of Students
taking ACT

46%

 

 

SAT Statistics:

 

Average Math Score

N/A

Average Verbal Score

N/A

Percentage of Students
taking SAT

N/A

 

 

National Merit
Scholars:

 

Commended

N/A

Finalist

N/A

 

 

Programs for Gifted
and Talented:

No

Special Education Programs:

Yes

 

 

Athletics:

Baseball

Boys

Basketball

Boys/Girls

Football

Boys

Ice Hockey

N/A

Downhill Skiing

N/A

CC Skiing

N/A

Tennis

N/A

Golf

Boys/Girls

Softball

Girls

Sync Swimming

N/A

Dance

Girls

Swimming

N/A

Wrestling

Boys

Volleyball

Girls

Track

Boys/Girls

CC Running

Boys/Girls

Gymnastics

N/A

Soccer

Boys/Girls

 

 

Broomball

N/A

 

 

Dance Team

Girls

 

 

Badminton

N/A

Other: Cheerleading

 

 

 

 

 

Intramural Programs:

Community
Education Programs

Baseball

N/A

Soccer

N/A

Basketball

Boys/Girls

Softball

N/A

Lacrosse

N/A

 

Other:

 

 

 

 

 

Special Programs
worth mentioning:

High
School:
Knowledge Bowl, Speech Team, F.F.A, National Honor Society, Student Council, Peers, Plays, and Musicalsl