The Verge is a supervised student hangout for Waconia Middle School students and is open school days from 3 to 6:30 p.m.

Students are welcome to drop in and pay the daily rate of $7 or purchase a punch card (15 times for  $75)  and receive a discount on the daily rate. The Parent Contact Form is required prior to first visit.

Students can choose how they'd like to spend their time:

  • Wii gaming console
  • open gym
  • board games
  • group games
  • finish homework
  • hang out with friends
  • computer access

In addition, staff will plan for special activities; a schedule will be posted outside the Verge door at Waconia Middle School, room D104.

Punch cards are available for purchase at Waconia Community Education and The Verge Student Hangout. Make checks payable to Community Education.

For more information, contact Jenny Merritt at or (952) 442-0618.