Area Learning Center News

Students and staff from the Duluth Area Learning Center presented at this year’s MN Association of Alternative Programs Conference at the DECC. They shared information abo...

Northern Adventure

February 18, 2020

Duluth Area Learning Center Wilderness Elite students stayed overnight at Bear Head Lake State Park in Ely. They practiced building fires and cooking campfire meals outdoors, th...

Students Honored for Service

February 3, 2020

Alexandria Whitley, Julia Severance, Autumn Wallace and Eriven Pegues were recognized by the Duluth School Board for making history. They're the first students from Duluth&#...

Forest Forensics

January 21, 2020

Duluth Area Learning Center Students Conduct Geocaching & Ecology-based Breakout A group of hardy ALC students headed into the frozen northwoods with snowshoes, GPS devic...

ALC Students Helping Out

January 13, 2020

Students from Duluth’s Area Learning Center are doing their part to pitch in and help our community. ALC Junior Rotarians Autumn Wallace, Julia Severance, Alexandria Whit...

Alpaca Farm Visit

November 20, 2019

Duluth Area Learning Center students visited Frosty Ridge Alpaca farm.  They toured the facility, learned different ways Alpacas are used to generate revenue and saw a...

Students from Duluth’s Area Learning Center ventured out in canoes to help conduct water quality monitoring on the Pokegama River. Accompanied by Rivers2Lake staff and the...

Alexandria Whitley, Eriven Pegues, Julia Severance, and Autumn Wallace are the first students from Duluth's Area Learning Center to become Junior Rotarians. They were acknow...

Students from Duluth Area Learning Center visited Hawk Ridge for the bird banding program and to experience the raptor migration. They learned how to use binoculars, how to iden...

Student Creativity Shines

October 8, 2019

Duluth Area Learning Center encourages students to express their creativity through the arts - painting, photography, drawing, more.

  A group of ALC students explored the Pokegama River (a tributary to the St. Louis Estuary) within the Superior Municipal Forest.  They were accompanied by Rivers2Lak...

Congratulations to the ALC Class of 2018!     You have so much of which to be proud.  Never forget that the person most responsible for any success you h...

   Art students from the ISD 709 Area Learning Center visited The Prøve Gallery in downtown Duluth to see the 2017 Plys With Purpose exhibit and talk with galle...

   Joe Schingen, Area Learning Center and Academic Excellence Online High School (AEO), is the recipient of the 2018 Goldfine Gold Star Teacher Award. Andy Goldfine ma...