The West Central Area School District's mission is to provide the highest quality education by creating life-long learners through comprehensive academic, athletic, cultural, and extra-curricular opportunities for the children of our community.

WCA's vision is to partner with the community, is a stable, safe and caring “hometown” learning environment that focuses on the changing needs of our students and achieves educational excellence.


Seconday School
301 County Road #2
Barrett, MN 56311

Secondary High School Grades 5-12. 320-528-2650

WCA North Elementary School
411 First St SE
Elbow Lake, MN 56531


WCA South Elementary
31 N Central Ave
Kensington, MN 56343