Safe Return Plan

ACGC has completed the 2021-22 Safe Return Plan as required by the Minnesota Department of Education. You may provide comment on the plan by utilizing the Safe Return Plan Feedback Form

ACGC Safe Return To Learn Plan 2021-22 Document

Surplus Items: Table and Chairs

ACGC has 5 Chairs and a Table available for bid on our surplus items page.

Chairs (5)


  1. Height: 27in
  2. Length: 34in
  3. Width: 18in
  4. No Minimum Sold as is

Table and Chairs bid Form SEALED bid form must be submitted by NOON on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.


ACGC Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all enrolled children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

For more infomation about Meal Distribution and the schedule please click Here

Para obtener más información sobre la distribución de comidas y el horario, haga clic aquí

2021 Graduation Commencement Ceremony Photos

Please use the following information to access and purchase photos from the 2021 ACGC Commencement Ceremony.

8th Street Photography Link

If that link doesn't seem to work please follow these directions.
8th Street Photography
After opening the website they click on "Client Access”.
It will ask for a password and the pass word is ACGC.
If you have any questions please contact 8th Street Photography 320-894-0511

Robotics Camp for Current 5th, 6th and 7th Graders

This is a fun, hands-on STEM/Robotics program offered at the Willmar Middle School Monday to Friday from July 26th to August 6th from 8:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Breakfast and lunch are offered each day as well as transportation to and from Willmar.

There is NO CHARGE to the students for the program. Middle School students (current 5th, 6th , and 7th grades) from Willmar, NLS, MACCRAY, Montevideo, KMS, BOLD, and ACGC are invited. We are looking to include all students ability levels in the science, technology, engineering, and math.

Registration limited to the first 100, others will be put on a waiting list.

Google Forms to submit the registration form.
Print at home pdf / More info and turn in the Grove City Office.

Emergency Broadband Benefit

The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute $10-$50 toward the purchase price. The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

Starting May 12, eligible households will be able to enroll in the program to receive a monthly discount off the cost of broadband service from an approved provider. Eligible households can enroll through an approved provider or by visiting

More information found here

Help meet the need for reading and math tutors

Tutors are needed for the 2021-2022 school year to help our students succeed. Can you help us spread the word? In Minnesota, nearly half of our students struggle to proficient in reading and math. Reading and math tutors can help our students gain the confidence and skills they need to be successful learners.

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.