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Our Mission

The mission of Swenson Arts and Technical High School is to prepare our diverse student population for careers, apprenticeships, and postsecondary studies by offering challenging academic and career programs in a safe supportive learning environment. All Swenson students complete a challenging career program major tied to industry standards with exit assessments and certifications empowering them to become lifelong learners and productive members of society.

News & Announcements

Important Dates For Student Placement for Fall 2020:

  • Attention all parents and students who participated in selection, and have applied for a District school (or schools) for fall of 2020:
    Notifications will be available as of Friday Jan 10 at 5pm. There are important steps you must take next by Friday January 17 or you may lose your spot – please click on the link below to get information to help you.

Notification Process FAQ


  • Lottery: Jan. 6-9
  • Jan.10- 5:00 pm- Initial approvals through student/parent portal
  • Jan. 13-21- Students confirm their school choice.
  • Jan 27- Feb. 6- Schools fill from waitlist
  • Feb. 7- Final notifications student/parent portal emailed at 5:00pm
  • ****Non SDP students are notified through the email that was provided on the application.
  • Monday, January 20, 2020 is Dr. Martin Luther King Day
    >> Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
  • Mid Term Exams
    • Tuesday, January 21, 2020 A Day Exams
    • Wednesday, January 22, 2020 B Day Exams
    • Thursday, January 23, 2020 Makeup Day
    • Friday. January 24, 2020 Makeup Day
  • Friday, January 24, 2020 — 1/2 day for Students (Teachers 1/2 Day PD)
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2nd Marking Period Ends
  • Tuesday, February 4, 2020 — Report Cards Distributed at the end of school day.
  • Thursday, February 6th & Friday, February 7th — 1/2 Day for Students
  • Report Card Conferences
    • Thursday, February 6th — 1-3pm & 5-7pm
    • Friday, February 7th — 1-3pm
  • Federal Title I Right to Know >>
  • Swenson 2019-2020 School Parent Compact Agreement>>
  • Swenson Parent & Family Engagement Policy>>