San Miguel Middle School of Minneapolis 3800 Pleasant Ave, Minneapolis, MN55409 Although this private school started in a renovated warehouse space, it's recently earned its accredidation from the…More Minnesota Nonpublic Schools Accrediting Association and is now located in the Kingfield neighborhood of Southwest Minneapolis. The school's mission is to help Latino students in Minneapolis succeed academically, while preserving Catholic culture and values. Despite high dropout rates for Latino youth in Minneapolis, the school's graduates are more than twice as likely to stay in high school than average.
Lake Country School 3755 Pleasant Ave, Minneapolis, MN55409 This bustling school in the Kingfield neighborhood of Southwest Minneapolis embraces Montessori teaching methods to…More create a space where children motivate themselves to learn, leading them to develop socially and intellectually. The school maintains three programs keyed to different ages, as well as a 160-acre land school in Wisconsin, where students can experience organic farming.
Pilgrim Lutheran Church & School 3901 1st Ave S, Minneapolis, MN55409 Pilgrim Lutheran Church & School (part of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod) is at 39th and 1st Av. S. in…More South Minneapolis. The church, built of light stone with a slate roof, offers both traditional and contemporary worship and Bible studies. The school offers experiential learning for children from preschool through grade 8. The school also provides a computer lab, a full athletic program, music instruction in various instruments and a childcare program before and after school.
Kenny Community School 5720 Emerson Ave S, Minneapolis, MN55419 Located next to Kenny Park, Kenny Community School seeks to maintain high academic standards with an emphasis on the…More environment. Whether exploring the community garden or composting the scraps from their lunches, this public school provides students with hands-on activities that increase their environmental awareness. In addition to teaching core curriculum like reading and math, the school gives students experience with multimedia and computer use through the media center, which was added in 2001.
Barton Open School 4237 Colfax Ave S, Minneapolis, MN55409 Barton is located in the East Harriet neighborhood of Southwest Minneapolis, just blocks away from Lake Harriet. The…More magnet school's goal is to create social learners who develop critical thinking skills, while placing an emphasis on the arts. It also provides many of the extracurricular activities of non-magnet schools, including sports and language programs.
Ramsey International Fine Arts Center 1 W 49th St, Minneapolis, MN55419 Located near Washburn High School in the Tangletown neighborhood of Southwest Minneapolis, Ramsey is one of two arts…More magnet schools in Minneapolis. In addition to standard academic courses, the school boasts healthy programs for music, visual arts and performing arts. Student productions, include an award-winning orchestra, often draw audiences of proud family members.
Carondelet Catholic School Lower Campus 2900 W 44th St, Minneapolis, MN55410 Carondelet Catholic School, founded in 1925, is split into two campuses; this lower campus in the Linden Hills…More neighborhood serves students in grades K - 2. The school teaches a "values-oriented" curriculum that emphasizes concern for others, self-discipline and responsibility. It maintains a high standard of academic achievement, while also nurturing the students' Catholic faith.