Laker Transitions

Laker Transitions is a program designed to assist adult-aged students with disabilities learn employment and independent living skills along with facilitating post secondary education and training opportunities. Students will learn about and be able to access community agencies that will support their transition goals. Our students learn skills encouraging them to be involved members in the community while accessing their greatest level of independence in employment, daily living and post-secondary education and training, community participation, and recreation/leisure.

Laker Transitions provides opportunities for students with disabilities, ages 18-21, to gain independent living skills, transition skills, social and functional skills, and self-advocacy in real-life settings

This is a secondary special education program for students who:

  • Are 18 - 21 years old
  • Have a variety of disabilities
  • Have a current IEP
  • Have documented transition needs
  • Do not have a high school diploma
Laker transition logo on the front window.
Laker Transitions work room.
Laker Transitions sign out by the road.

Contact Information

1104 West River Road 
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


Wendy Fritz
Wendy Fritz
Transition/PAES Facilitator


Amber Colby
Amber Colby
Transition Teacher