Beacon ALP is an education alternative that provides a variety of ways for students to earn credits toward a high school diploma. The program is designed to increase student learning by offering a smaller classroom setting and a wide variety of academic support. Beacon values high academic standards within each curricular area, meeting both Bloomington and Minnesota State Standards.
Beacon School within a school program at Kennedy offers both full-time and shared-time programming for students who meet one of the state alternative programming criteria.
- Teacher-directed curriculum
- Online instruction via Edgenuity
- Packet-based instruction - limited
Students must enroll through their Kennedy counselor.
All classes are trimester credits, 12 weeks per class.
|English 9 A/B/C||Intermediate Algebra A/B/C||Social studies 9 A/B/C||Physical Science A/B/C||Work-based learning|
|English 10 A/B/C||Geometry A/B/C||Economics||Biology A/B/C||Job skills|
|English 11 A/B/C||Algebra A/B/C||Government||Chemistry/Physics A/B/C||Art elective|
|English 12 A/B/C||Senior math||US History A/B/C||Careers|
|World History A/B/C|
Beacon Credit Recovery at Jefferson offers credit recovery during the school day for grades 11 and 12 using online instruction via Edgenuity. Students are required to attend school on a daily basis.
Students must enroll through their Jefferson counselor.
All classes are trimester credits (12 weeks per class). Class offerings are limited.
|Social studies A/B/C||Physical science|
|US history A/B/C||Careers|
|World History A/B/C|
Students attend credit make-up classes following a full day at Kennedy or Jefferson high school. After-school credit recovery is open to Bloomington students ages 16 and older and is offered trimesters 2 and 3 two days per week.
Summer school credit recovery classes are offered at Kennedy High School for students in grades 9-11 who have been referred by their Kennedy or Jefferson counselor for credit recovery. Invite letters/registration will be sent to students at the end of May.
Attendance Line: 952-681-5056
Attendance Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Char Jax||Program Secretaryemail@example.com|
|Jeff Dunlap||Social Studies/Science/Work Experiencefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Brea Copeland||Check/Connect Para||952-681-5057|