Hastings Area Learning Center

Hastings Area Learning Center
213 Ramsey Street Hastings, MN 55033
Phone: 651-480-7690 Fax: 651-438-9082

The mission of the Hastings Area Learning Center is to provide a caring, alternative educational environment designed to meet the academic and personal growth needs of its students.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

The Hastings Area Learning Center will be holding conferences on Tuesday,
October 17
and Wednesday, October 18.  We invite you to attend to discuss your student's progress and to answer any questions that you may have.  Our conference times will be as follows for each teacher: 


Tuesday, October 17

Wednesday, October 18 Morning

Wednesday, October 18 Afternoon

Ms. Megan Koerner

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

8:30 am – 9:30 am

at High School

Ms. Ronda Taylor

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

8:30 am – 9:30 am

at High School

Mr. Kevin Kuechenmeister

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

8:30 am – 11:30 am

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mr. Todd Levos

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

8:30 am – 11:30 am

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


MEA Break

No School Wednesday, October 18 - 20  


The Hastings Area Learning Center is an alternative opportunity for students grades 9-12 and up to age 20 to be successful in earning their high school diploma. It is a non-traditional, off-campus setting that offers classes in the daytime, as well as in the evening. Students may attend regularly scheduled “seat time” classes, independent study classes or a combination of both. Students must be at least 16 years old to be enrolled in the Independent Studies program.

Program Components

  • Day, afternoon and evening programming
  • Seat time for academic requirements
  • Independent Study for academic requirements and elective credits
  • Computer Assisted Instruction
  • Course Offerings:
    • All academic requirements/Grad Standards/Profiles in Learning
    • Academic classes through non-traditional/independent studies (ex. Health, Physical Education)
    • Electives offered at Hastings School incorporated within ALC schedule
    • Work Experience/On-the Job Training
    • Voluntary Service Opportunities within the community
    • Counseling opportunities through ALC staff and involvement of community services and organizations
    • Post Secondary Options

Todd Levos, Director 651-480-7692 
Kevin Kuechenmeister, Instructor 651-480-7694
Ronda Taylor, Instructor 651-480-7693
Megan Koerner, Instructor 651-480-7694                                
Julie Henrichs, Secretary 651-480-7690

Night School Staff
Todd Levos, Director 651-480-7692 
Ronda Taylor, Instructor 651-480-7693

For more information, please contact the ALC at 651-480-7690.