Join the Cotter Family where standards, values and YOU matter!

Now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. There is limited space at the dormitory so please send inquiries to

Cotter Schools is an international learning community guided by faith since 1911 where character, personal development, and academic achievement inspire a world of possibilities.

Cotter Schools - comprised of Cotter Junior High and Cotter High School - serves motivated and engaged students in grades 7 through 12. Over 350 students from the city of Winona, Minnesota, the towns surrounding Winona, and from 12 countries around the world engage in rigorous academic study, faith-centered experiences, and personally enriching athletic and arts activities - all with one goal in mind: that each student discover and develop to their fullest potential!

We are Cotter! For members of the Cotter community, this treasured expression means - we are one - we believe in each other - we are family!

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Contact Information

Mrs. Mandi Olson, Director of International Admissions
Phone: +1.507.453.5113

Day Students
Mrs. Linda Schrupp, Admissions Coordinator
Phone: +1.507.453.5016

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