Welcome to SouthWest Metro!

SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts across the southwestern Twin Cities metropolitan area with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Adult Basic Education, and Alternative Education.

Students may also receive assistance, not only with academics, but with mental health services to support their overall growth in the classroom and beyond.

Please visit our Programs page to learn more.

What's Happening

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SWMetro FFA seeks donations for "Feed a Farmer"
To recognize their continual support in the past, this year we have decided to give back and serve the farmers bag lunches during harvest. Our date for sack lunch deliveries is October 17th, 2018. We are asking for donations of either gift cards to local grocery stores, food donations, or donations to the chapter.
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Jamie Lukas in front of the Empowerment mural at Passageways in Prior Lake
Meet the Staff: Jamie Lukas
Hello, my name is Jamie Lukas. I am the educator at the Passageways shelter in Prior Lake. Previously, I taught kindergarten for 10 years in northern Minnesota where I lived most all of my adult life. I earned my teaching degree from the University of Minnesota, Duluth. Teaching is my second passion in life. My daughter, Morgan, is my first undoubtedly!
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Picture Day 2018
Picture Day is October 17th! Order your portrait package online.
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Tracee Klehr
Meet the Staff: Tracee Klehr
I am Tracee Klehr and this is my first year at SWMetro. Being a teacher comes from the heart… It is the love of learning. Teaching found me!
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Liz Harner outside at Valley Green
Meet the Staff: Liz Harner
I am a new Minnesotan, just having arrived from Florida with my husband and two kids, ages 10 and 8. I am very excited to live in Minnesota (and experience my first winter here!) and look forward to meeting all the great staff and teachers at Southwest Metro.
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We are a 
NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™
Learn more at www.nws.noaa.gov/com/weatherreadynation