Mission Statement

  • "The Mission of the Northwest Service Cooperative is to be a regional leadership partner with schools, cities, counties and other governmental agencies and to plan and provide innovative programs and quality services that maximize resources."

    The Northwest Service Cooperative serves school districts, cities, counties and other governmental agencies in 12 counties, covering a total of 14,853 square miles in Minnesota Development Regions 1 & 2.

    One of nine Service Cooperatives in the State of Minnesota, it is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of 7 school board members elected at large by their peers, two representatives from the C/C/OGA Advisory Committee, with a maximum of three at large appointees and two ex-officio superintendents.

    An array of services are offered to carry out the mission of the Northwest Service Cooperative.