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Scott Highlands Middle School has nearly 1,300 students and is located in Apple Valley, a southern suburb of the Twin Cities, home to the Minnesota Zoo, and a growing, vibrant and incredibly supportive community.

Our staff is full of student-centered, enthusiastic educators who work to know each child and help each child grow academically, socially, and emotionally. Learning is alive, engaging, and challenging for each of our students. We work to help students find their voice as readers, writers, and thinkers—in every content area. Great things happen every day here at Scott Highlands Middle School!

Portrait of Dan Wilharber

Principal Wilharber's Welcome:

At Scott Highlands Middle School, we work together as an entire staff to nurture each child’s academic, emotional, and social growth. Everyone on our staff is committed to caring for and truly knowing each and every child. Scott Highlands Middle School is a student-centered place where great things happen every day.

Student learning and student success are goals we constantly focus on at Scott Highlands. Our classrooms are engaging, challenging environments where kids work to solve problems and grow every day as readers, writers, and thinkers. You, as parents, are valuable partners in achieving these goals. I feel so fortunate to be a part of this great school. We all want you to feel the same way. Welcome!

Group of students at Scott Highlands called Tech Titans.