Our mission is to educate all learners to reach their full potential as contributing and productive members of our ever-changing global community.

Curriculum & Course Offerings

Course Offerings

The following courses are offered at Bridges through traditional classroom instruction and online learning. Online learning is provided through Plato Courseware by Edmentum. For more information, visit: https://www.edmentum.com/about. Students must satisfy Prior Lake-Savage Area School's graduation requirements to receive a diploma.

Teachers at Bridges tailor instruction that is adapted to the needs of the student. Our staff is supportive and uses a flexible approach to teaching. The following are just a few highlights that help Bridges students be successful.

  • Option to graduate with a Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools diploma
  • Small class sizes
  • Flexible schedule with an early release option for those in a work program
  • Option to take classes at Bridges and PLHS
  • Make-up days available for students struggling with attendance
  • Intervention programming, including an on-site social worker and counselor
  • Unique approach to credit recovery
  • Welcoming, safe learning environment

Using personalized curriculum, small class sizes, and unique instructional approaches, Bridges is designed to reach all learners – especially those who struggle in traditional schools.


  • Early release if the student qualifies for the work program