Online school setting helped Hastings teen overcome personal struggle

When Kyle Stendel was struggling in the public school setting and battling anxiety and depression, his mother, Wendy Stendel, took it upon herself to find an alternative solution. She found the online school called Insight School of Minnesota, a public, online school for grades six to 12. 

“It just allowed him that time to step away from the stressors that were going on in his original school setting and focus on healing him,” Wendy said.

Kyle started at Insight School in the eighth grade. Wendy said one of the most beneficial components of him attending the online school was the flexibility. He was able to go to his doctor appointments while still being able to view the recording of a class he may have missed from earlier in the day.

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