Magnet Schools of America (MSA) recently released their list of 2024 Merit Schools, and two of Osseo Area Schools’ magnet schools have received recognition:
Birch Grove School for the Arts was recognized as a Merit School of Excellence, the organization’s top merit category and one of just four schools in the state to receive this recognition. This distinction includes a $5,000 cash award.
Weaver Lake: A Science, Math & Technology School was recognized as a Merit School of Distinction. Just seven schools in the state received a Merit School of Distinction recognition.
The MSA recognizes member schools that demonstrate exemplary commitments to academic standards, curriculum innovation, desegregation and diversity efforts, and specialized educators, and parent/community involvement.
For more information on the magnet program offerings within Osseo Area Schools, visit www.district279.org/magnet.