About Northeast Metro 916 Area Learning Centers (ALCs)
The Northeast Metro Area Learning Center is a program that enables Minnesota residents to earn high school graduation credits and a diploma in a non-traditional setting. East View Academy in Little Canada is located at the Capitol View Center. Metro Heights Academy is located in Fridley. Both sites feature open commons areas, classrooms, and study rooms with state-of-the-art technology.
The Area Learning Center provides individuals with opportunities to gain academic learning skills, vocational skills, work experience, and assistance in the transition to employment and/or additional education. Learners receive assistance in meeting graduation requirements through an individualized approach to learning and personalized attention to social needs.
The Area Learning Center provides outreach leadership and coordination in assisting area districts in providing targeted services at their home schools for elementary and middle school students who have been assessed as being at risk of not progressing academically with their peers.
Program Purpose: We will be an innovative, personalized and collaborative learning environment that inspires and requires everyone to reach his or her full potential.