Apple Valley, MN Private School
Brightmont Academy, One-to-One Private Education
Take advantage of the one-to-one instruction that works. Our unique educational approach is based on 19 years of experience helping students in grades 6-12 succeed academically. At Brightmont Academy, we identify and support the needs of each student, whether they struggle with depression and/or anxiety, learning disabilities, health issues or other special needs.
Brightmont’s educational model is mastery-based, empowering students to actively engage in their studies at their own pace while being challenged and supported throughout the learning process. We offer a range of programs throughout the year including full-time school, individual courses, and tutoring. We offer open enrollment so you can start right away.
Contact Campus Director Jennifer Sorenson to learn more. We look forward to working together with your student and family to create a customized education program to meet your student’s specific academic needs.
Enhanced Well-Being at Brightmont
83% of full-time students boost their confidence after transferring to Brightmont.
You Are Invited!
You are welcome to take a tour of our campus and meet with Campus Director Jennifer Sorenson to learn how one-to-one instruction helps students reach their full academic potential. Stop by the campus, attend an upcoming open house, or contact us for a free consultation.
Upcoming Open House
- Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9am-4pm
My son loves the teachers, and they really understand how my child learns best.
Accomplished Flautist Faith
Students like Faith thrive at Brightmont because it gives them the opportunity to focus on their passion activities while balancing schoolwork. Faith is an accomplished flautist who is working hard to pursue a music career. The flexible scheduling and academic rigor at Brightmont is helping Faith reach her goals.
Meet Jennifer Sorenson
Apple Valley Campus Director
Jennifer sorenson, CAMPUS DIRECTOR
Jennifer Sorenson is the Campus Director of Brightmont Academy – Apple Valley. Most recently, she served as the President of The Art Institutes International Minnesota and The Art Institute of Wisconsin, private creative arts colleges, where she oversaw all operations including development of and execution on the vision and strategic direction of the college, student success initiatives, graduate outcomes, faculty and staff development, and effective internal and external relationships. Her background includes student engagement, operations, recruiting, and creating, implementing and facilitating executive development programs, and community partnerships. She worked in various roles at The Art Institutes since 2007 were she served as President, Regional Admissions Specialist, Senior Director of Admissions and Director of Admissions.
In 2015, she was named a 40 under 40 honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. Jennifer served as the Chair for the Minnesota Career College Association in 2015 and 2016. Currently, Jennifer serves as a board member for the University of Minnesota School of Journalism Alumni Society and The Garage. She also volunteers her time as a professional speaker for LifeSource and a mentor for the University of Minnesota School of Journalism mentoring program.
Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and a Master of Science degree in Management from Argosy University-Twin Cities.
Call Jennifer at (952) 564-2164 or send her a message.
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