Minnesota Department of Education
Online School Choice Information
1500 Hwy 36 W, Roseville, MN, 55113-4035
Distance: 1113 Miles
The Minnesota Department of Education website has information for families on the types of choices they have for their children's education.
Website includes information on these categories:
* Alternative learning
* Charter schools
* Nonpublic schools
* Online learning
* Open enrollment
- Children and/or youth with disabilities
School options vary by school district.
State of Minnesota
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Assistive Technology Support
- Information and Support - Students with Disabilities
- Mediation - Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) for Special Education
- Minnesota Office of Indian Education
- Minnesota Resource Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Resource Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI)
- School, District, and Educational Organization Directories
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
HD-0500.1500Charter Schools Definition
Elementary or secondary schools that are operated by a nonprofit board under a contractual arrangement with a state education authority, public university, community college, intermediate school district or local school district. Charter schools can operate any combination of grades from kindergarten through 12th grade, can specialize in a specific subject area or approach, may be required to meet specialized accountability standards and/or to abide by the same laws and regulations that govern public schools, and cannot charge tuition.
A formal program of primary and secondary education that is provided by parents who are licensed to teach their children in the home. Licensing is not required in all jurisdictions. However, it is generally mandatory for parents to closely follow the approved study outlines and home schooled children are tested according to the guidelines prevailing within the local public school system.
HL-2500.7800-700Public School Placement Services Definition
Programs that maintain lists of magnet schools and/or public schools in alternative locations and provide assistance for prospective students who need help in selecting an educational facility that is appropriate for their individual needs and interests. Included are programs that provide lists of available public schools as well as those that help parents and students evaluate their options and make a choice.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
TJ-6500.1700Directory/Resource List Publication Definition
Programs that publish and distribute directories of agencies that provide human services for residents of the community and/or resource lists. Included are programs that produce directories/lists that focus on a specific geographical area, service category or target group as well as those that produce a comprehensive directory of all community resources.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YG-8000.2490Grade School Students Definition
Individuals who are enrolled in classes or courses of study in public or private schools for students in grades K-12 that are part of the formal education system.