As recommended by the Minnesota Department of Health, Osseo Area Schools conducts lead in water testing every five years. In 2017-2018, samples from potable water sources in every district building were analyzed by an independent firm. From 2018-2019 forward, samples are collected and analyzed on the following cycle, which ensures that every building is tested every five years.

Year 1:
Arbor View Early Childhood Center, Basswood, Fernbrook, Maple Grove Senior High, Rush Creek and Weaver Lake

Year 2:
Cedar Island, Education Service Center, Oak View, Osseo Education Center, Maple Grove Middle School and Rice Lake

Year 3:
Community-Based Vocational Assessment and Training Program (Timberland), Elm Creek, Ice Arena, Osseo Area Learning Center, Osseo Middle School and Osseo Senior High

Year 4:
Brooklyn Middle School, Garden City, Fair Oaks, North View Middle School, Palmer Lake, Park Center Senior High and Zanewood

Year 5:
Birch Grove, Crest View, Edinbrook, Enrollment Center, Park Brook, Willow Lane Early Childhood Center and Woodland

Testing results are available upon request through the Coordinator of Risk Management – Health & Safety at 763-391-7191, who is the designated contact person for the district’s lead in water program.