About Us

A Note from Our Director

Welcome!  Mankato Area Public Schools offers a superior Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade educational program and embraces opportunities for all 67,000 learner residents through Community Education and Recreation Services.  The Mankato Area Public Schools mission of assuring learning excellence and readiness for a changing world is delivered through our department by providing programming to reach all, teach all and include all.

From early childhood to seasoned adults, we provide programs and services that matter to you, staffed by a highly qualified team of individuals dedicated to meeting the needs of all learners.  You are invited to attend classes, events and activities tailored to fit your interests or learning needs.  Please also consider being a part of shaping the future through citizen involvement.  We have opportunities to volunteer in all buildings and programs of Mankato Area Public Schools.  Our Family and Community Engagement staff will work with you to find an opportunity to fit your time and talents.

Please feel free to contact me or any of our staff with questions or ways to become involved in lifelong learning with Mankato Area Public Schools Community Education and Recreation.

Audra Nissen Boyer
In Community,
Audra Nissen Boyer
 Director of Community Education & Recreation
 Mankato Area Public Schools

Mankato Community Education supports the educational, social and recreational needs of the community b
erving children ages birth to five, youth and adults throughout the Mankato Area Public Schools communities.

Assuring Learning excellence and readiness for a changing world by providing programming to
reach all, teach all, and include all.