Eastern Carver County Schools

We Are Exceptional Personalized Learning

Our students are given the power to shape their education, supported by high academic standards and guided by caring and knowledgeable staff. Personalized learning created learners who are motivated and excited about coming to school. Students have opportunities to develop passion projects where they can make connections between school and topics that they care about. 

Happening at Eastern Carver

Thank you and congratulations

Whether it's been teaching and supporting students in our schools and classrooms, keeping our buildings clean and maintained, or providing daily administrative support, this year's retirees have made a difference in the lives of children and families in the district every day.  

Congratulations to each of the 2021-22 retirees listed below. Thank you for your commitment and dedication to Eastern Carver County Schools! 

Read Full Article about Honoring District's 2022 Retirees
112 Foudnation

The District 112 Foundation is pleased to announce the five finalists for the 2022 Excellence in Education (Teacher of the Year) Award. In alphabetical order, the finalists are as follows:

  • Mary Ann Hallgren (Carver Elementary, K-5 Special Education)
  • Kelly Motta (La Academia, 1st grade)
  • Scott Prescott (Pioneer Ridge Middle School, Band/Choir)
  • Erin Puk (Carver Elementary, 1st grade)
  • Laura Tessmer (Clover Ridge Elementary, 5th grade)

The Foundation received 56 total nominations for 43 teachers across the school district. Historically, most nominations are submitted by parents, but this year a record number of students nominated teachers.

Read Full Article about 2022 Teacher of the Year finalists announced

Why Choose Eastern Carver County Schools ?

93%

of parents say the quality of education is excellent or good

635

high school credits earned while in middle school

1,000

elementary students work above grade level in reading or math

98%

of parents agree the overall school environment is positive

Personalized Learning Happens in the Classroom

Purposeful Learning

Purposeful Learning

Teachers in Eastern Carver County Schools not only lead instruction but also facilitate learning for each student. They teach by guiding students towards mastery of content and instilling 21st century skills. 

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Engagement with Learning Tools

Engagement with Learning Tools

With teachers as facilitators, students use a variety of educational tools and resources to maximize learning. Our goal is to prepare students for success beyond high school, wherever their aspirations take them.

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Collaborative Environment

Collaborative Environment

We are redefining learning spaces with a variety of furniture, layouts and technology that facilitate collaboration, creativity, comfort, and safety. 

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Learner Voice & Choice

Learner Voice & Choice

Students have the freedom to design the way they showcase their learning based on individual styles, experiences, passions, and needs. Respected as capable co-designers, learner agency is cultivated throughout all learning.

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