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Alternative Education

Centennial Area Learning Center

Learning is a journey of choice, challenge and opportunity at Centennial Area Learning Center (CALC). Our environment encourages students to be themselves and to tailor their learning to their individual needs and desires. Expectations are high at CALC, with curricula and programs that follow district standards. Special emphasis is placed on career-to-work to help students develop the skills that make them work-ready.

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Pines School

Learning is a journey of choice, challenge and opportunity at the Pines School, located on the grounds of the Anoka County Juvenile Center in Lino Lakes. The school serves middle and high school youth in four programs and is accredited by the North Central Association and licensed by the Minnesota Department of Education.

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