We Would Like to Hear from You Regarding the 4-Day Week.

ACGC intends to submit an application for the continuation of the 4-day school week. There will be two upcoming meetings for you to provide feedback about the 4-day week.

December 16th @ 5:30 - 6:00 PM in Grove City at the Jr/Sr High Media Center
December 17th @ 4:30 - 5:00 PM in Grove City at the Jr/Sr High Media Center

Order the 7-12 Yearbook

There is a new way to order 7-12 grade yearbooks.

Go to Balfour.com Recommended browser Google Chrome.

If redirected to main page, enter school: Atwater Cosmos Grove City

Click on the yearbook icon

Enter your students name and grade, then shop

Sports Announcement for 12/10/19

Snowmobile Safety Driving Test

Jan. 4, 2020 from 8 am to Noon

At the Willmar Senior Center on North Hwy 71

Call Joe at 320-979-4953 to register

You must take the written test on the MN DNR website before January 3rd.  Bring a print out of the completed written portion of the snowmobile safety.


Sports Announcement for 12/9/19

The community ed Scandinavia trip meeting will be held on Dec. 19th

at 6 pm

Acgc Varsity Boys And Girls Basketball Teams Will Play At Target Center Against Lakeview On January 4, 2020

Boys At 1:30
Girls At 3:30

Falcon Fans~
The cost is $20 per person and gets you a “voucher” into the high school game and then the upper level Timberwolves game ticket. The process will be to do both games at the same time through this link.

Here is the promo code that ACGC fans use is: falcons

Snow Make Up Date

Monday January 6th 2020 will become a student day as identified on the school calendar.

School Day

Pre-K thru 4th

Start time is 8:00.
End Time is 3:50.

Buses leave at 3:55.

5-12 School

Start time is 7:45
End Time is 3:30

Buses leave at 3:35

INNOVATION Thrives here at ACGC!

Thank you for visiting our website.

We are a school that offers:

  • Personal and caring staff who are committed to each student.
  • High expectations of our learners, raising each of them to rigorous units of study.
  • Individualized attention to student academic needs for adaptations and interventions.

At ACGC, we pay close attention to creating a safe and welcoming environment where students become successful socially and academically. Each day students have opportunities throughout their education careers from early learning school through our high school which offers college course work through both the University of Minnesota and Southwest Minnnesota State University.

At Atwater Cosmos Grove City Public Schools we believe:

  • School promotes a supportive educational environment where every person has dignity and worth.
  • School will provide experiences which allow the student to realize his/her fullest potential.
  • Learning is a life-long skill.
  • Students, staff, parents and community members working together are our most important strength in making our school district successful.
  • Every student should be prepared to be a productive citizen in a global society because our children are our future.

Please contact one of our administrative team if you have questions about selecting ACGC for your child's education.

Nels Onstad
Robin Wall
5-12 Principal and District Assessment Coordinator
Kodi Goracke
Elementary Pre-K to Grade 4 Principal and Title I Coordinator

We would be happy to answer any questions about how ACGC Innovates.