Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has issued a new stay-at-home order, which will go into effect at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 27. This order means that students will not go back to school after spring break. Distance learning will begin on Monday, April 6, and go through at least May 4, 2020. More information is available at https://www.spps.org/covid
Open World Learning Community (OWL) is a small-by-design school that’s part of the national network of EL Education Schools (formerly Expeditionary Learning). Our curriculum is designed around Learning Expeditions – projects that allow students to investigate issues in our school, the community and the world. More ...
SPPS Athletics COVID-19 Update
As we receive updates from the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL), SPPS athletics will align to the most current MSHSL guidelines.
For the most up-to-date notices, please visit https://sites.google.com/view/mshslcovid19/home
Crew is a key component of the OWL school community. Every student is a member of a Crew – a type of advisory group that meets daily in groups of 15-18 students. During Crew time, we work to build an inclusive and cohesive group and set a positive and fun tone for student achievement through community-building activities.
See the website created by our staff as part of the EL Education Credentialing Process to highlight the great things going on at OWL in the areas of Mastery of Knowledge and Skills, Culture and Character and High-Quality Student Work.