Watson-Forsberg Construction 6465 Wayzata Blvd, Golden Valley, MN55426 Watson-Forsberg Construction is a general contracting company that has produced manufacturing, healthcare, educational,…More recreation, historic restoration, multi-family housing and other projects in Minnesota. Ripley Gardens, the Blaisdell YMCA, and The Wellstone are among the company's past projects.
Breck School 123 Ottawa Ave N, Golden Valley, MN55422 Breck School has provided a quality education to Minnesota's youth since the late 1800s; developing a reputation for…More blending innovation and tradition in the classroom. The school has been in Golden Valley since 1981, occupying the space that once housed Golden Valley High School. The private school's mission is to "Prepare each student for a college whose culture is compatible with the individual's needs, interests, and abilities." Breck's campus houses the entire PK-12 school in a single building. However, those schools are divided into three academic divisions: the Lower School (pre-4); the Middle School (5-8); and the Upper School (9-12). Those students have access to some of the most state-of-the-art educational technology available. For instance, students in grades 4-12 all receive laptops, which are meant to be used as supplements to textbooks. Students can also choose between a number of extracurricular activities and sports teams.
Area high school students looking to immerse themselves in the arts, need look no further than the Perpich Center for…More Arts Education, (also known as Arts High School). The school is a tuition-free, public high school open to 11th and 12th grade Minnesota residents.
Arts High School students take part in a rigorous academic program and receive intense coursework focused in six art areas: dance, literary arts, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts. Students have to select one of those programs as their primary focus of study. The graduates of Arts High School have gone on to win prestigious awards, and work at such places as the Cartoon Network and Saturday Night Live. Dorms are also available at the school for students who live far from campus.