alum jake schultzJake Schultz, a 2012 Park Center graduate, earned a First Generation Scholarship at St. John’s University. With his senior year underway, Schultz has racked up quite a list of accomplishments from running the student newspaper, studying abroad, serving as a residential advisor and interning at Minnesota Public Radio.

Schultz is certainly achieving dreams today and preparing to achieve more tomorrow.

Read more about his experiences at St. John’s University.

-Published Oct. 8, 2015

k fair 15Osseo Area Schools will host a Kindergarten Information Fair Saturday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Woodland Elementary, 4501 Oak Grove Parkway, Brooklyn Park. The Fair is open to all families interested in enrolling a child in kindergarten in any of the district’s elementary schools in the fall of 2016. 

The event will include presentations about kindergarten, our elementary magnet schools (Weaver Lake STEM and Birch Grove School for the Arts) and Kidstop child care; tours of a kindergarten room; hands-on iPad experiences; school bus rides; free school lunch; and a community resource fair including displays from Brooklyn Park Police, Fire and Parks and Recreation as well as Hennepin County Library, CROSS and more.

For more information call Mindy Mateuszczyk at 763-391-7086 or email


Kindergarten Information Fair Brochure