Lebanon Education Center (LEC)

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About Lebanon Education Center

Therapeutic Education Alternative (TEA) offers therapeutic intervention by specially trained mental health professionals in addition to a full range of academic services in an environment with a low staff-to-student ratio. Mental health and educational programming are integrated into the entire school day.

Program Leadership

Jennifer Hetland
Assistant Director of Special Education/Principal
Phone: 952-431-1632
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AJ Boehmer
Dean of Special Education
Phone: 952-431-8606
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Jennifer Petersen

Mental Health Coordinator

Phone: 952-431-8606

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Melanie Rix
Lead Teacher
Phone: 952-562-5130
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Denise Horvath
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 952-431-4062
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School Info

5800 149th Street West

Apple Valley, MN  55124

Phone: 952-431-4062

Fax: 952-431-4063

School Hours

Student: 7:45 am - 2:10 pm

Staff: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

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