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
Minnesota State High School League spring athletics and fine arts have been cancelled for the remainder of their seasons. This includes all participation in MSHSL events including, but not limited to, practices, tryouts, scrimmages, contests and competitions as well as postseason tournaments. As a reminder, all field trips, district-sponsored travel and large school-sponsored events have been canceled. Read more.
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.