South Washington County Schools

Ph: 651-425-7201
Office Hours:
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Special Services Department
     District Service Center
     7362 East Point Douglas Rd. S.
     Cottage Grove, MN 55016
     Phone: 651-425-7201
     Fax: 651-425-6318
     Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Early Childhood Special Education
     District Program Center
     8400 East Point Douglas Rd. S.
     Cottage Grove, MN 55016
     Phone: 651-425-6121
     Fax: 651-425-6199
     Hours: 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Mental Health Resources

South Washington County Schools provides a range of school behavioral and mental health supports. Mental health staff include school counselors, psychologists and social workers. 
Some mental health areas of expertise for licensed support services include:


  • Bullying prevention
  • Collaboration with community-based services
  • Conflict resolution/mediation
  • Crisis intervention
  • Monitor student progress and accountability
  • Referrals for specialized services/Educational Evaluations
  • Short-term individual and group support around student needs
  • Support to homeless families
  • Suicide prevention
  • Attendance/Truancy support as needed
  • Staff/parent collaboration
  • Staff training to support socio/emotional/behavioral skills in students