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Grants to Minnesota Charter schools
All funders in database
$ 45,172,740 Total amount foundations have granted to MN charter schools
135 Number charter schools foundations have contributed to in Minnesota
56 Percent of all charter schools ever opened in Minnesota contributed to
38 # charter schools in MN supported by the foundations that are now closed
$ 10,228,871 $ granted by foundations to schools in MN that are now closed
95 Number of currently open charters foundations have contributed to
58 Percentage of all Minnesota open charters contributed to by foundations
73 Number charter schools in Minnesota foundations have helped start
27 # charter schools foundations helped start in MN now out of business
30 foundations startups as % of all Minnesota charter startups
 
Charters that have received grants from the funders:
 
Recipient name closed? opened closed $ received Startup?
1. Hiawatha Academies CSP ERC WALTON 5,500,158 X
2. KIPP Minnesota CSP ERC 3,939,894
3. Harvest Preparatory Charter School CSP ERC CLOSED 2017 3,099,438
4. Best Academy Inc. CSP 1,606,500
5. Mastery School CSP WALTON 2012 1,414,400 X
6. Wildflower Foundation 1,310,000
7. Prodeo Academy CSP WALTON 1,230,577 X
8. Center School, Inc. [Minneapolis] 1,096,250
9. Northeast College Prep CSP WALTON 2014 941,500 X
10. Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School 2001 941,000
11. Harvest Network of Schools ERC 869,266
12. Community of Peace Academy CSP 858,000
13. Minneapolis College Preparatory School CSP WALTON CLOSED 2012 2016 667,897 X
14. Venture Academy CSP 667,500 X
15. Friendship Academy of Fine Arts WALTON 2000 569,000 X
16. Bright Water Elementary CSP WALTON 561,322 X
17. Nova Classical Academy CSP WALTON 551,534 X
18. Metro Tech Academy [Dunwoody Academy ] WALTON CLOSED 2007 2013 510,000 X
19. Prestige Academy Charter School [Ascension Academy] WALTON CLOSED 2004 2010 485,719 X
20. Minnesota Wildflower Montessori School ERC 450,000
21. Hmong College Prep Academy WALTON 2004 450,000 X
22. Eagle Ridge Academy WALTON 2004 430,663 X
23. LoveWorks Academy For Arts WALTON 2005 415,000 X
24. Sobriety High Charter School CLOSED 2013 398,925
25. Tesfa International School WALTON 390,000 X
26. St. Croix Preparatory Academy CSP WALTON 387,600 X
27. Bdote Learning Center CSP WALTON 370,000 X
28. Minneapolis Academy CSP WALTON CLOSED 2004 2015 363,999 X
29. Hennepin Elementary School CSP WALTON 356,441 X
30. ARC4H Academy CSP WALTON CLOSED 2013 2013 335,000 X
31. Avalon School WALTON 2001 331,152
32. Southside Family Charter School WALTON 318,945 X
33. Higher Ground Academy CSP 1999 305,393
34. Twin Cities German Immersion School WALTON 2005 299,494 X
35. Carleton College [charter school] WALTON CLOSED 297,175 X
36. Big Picture Twin Cities [Phillips Community School] WALTON CLOSED 295,000 X
37. Global Academy CSP WALTON 289,400 X
38. West Side Summit CSP WALTON 282,000 X
39. Urban Academy Charter School WALTON 278,000 X
40. Upper Mississippi Academy WALTON 275,395 X
41. Twin Cities Academy CSP WALTON 2006 273,581 X
42. Twin Cities International Elementary School WALTON CLOSED 2001 2017 272,200 X
43. High School for Recording Arts 271,500
44. Laura Jeffrey Academy Charter WALTON 2008 256,877 X
45. Minnesota Business Academy WALTON CLOSED 2000 2005 250,000 X
46. Cornerstone Montessori Elementary CSP WALTON 250,000 X
47. Minnesota School of Science WALTON CLOSED 2011 2012 250,000 X
48. Elom International School WALTON CLOSED 2007 2007 250,000 X
49. New Salem Academy WALTON CLOSED 2006 2006 250,000 X
50. Sankofa Underground North Academy WALTON CLOSED 2016 2016 250,000 X
51. Lincoln International School WALTON 250,000 X
52. College Preparatory Elementary WALTON 250,000 X
53. Spero Academy [Fraser Academy] WALTON 247,233 X
54. Beacon Academy CSP WALTON 2004 240,500 X
55. Richard Allen Math-Science Academy WALTON CLOSED 2009 2010 240,000 X
56. Stonebridge World School WALTON 235,000 X
57. New Heights School, Inc. 230,000
58. North Shore Community School 2002 230,000
59. North Lakes Academy 1999 230,000
60. Noble Academy WALTON 230,000 X
61. Long Tieng Academy WALTON CLOSED 2007 2010 230,000 X
62. Kaleidoscope Charter School WALTON 2004 230,000 X
63. General John Vessey Jr Leadership WALTON CLOSED 2003 2011 230,000 X
64. World Learner Charter School 230,000
65. Community School of Excellence WALTON 230,000 X
66. Stride Academy Charter School WALTON 2005 230,000 X
67. Woodson Institute For Excellence (WISE School) CLOSED 2015 221,000
68. EdVisions Off Campus School 220,272
69. Academy of North Minneapolis CSP WALTON CLOSED 2010 2011 220,000 X
70. New Millennium Academy Charter WALTON 2005 200,058 X
71. El Colegio Charter School 2000 195,050
72. Minnesota Transitions Charter School 185,000
73. Paideia Academy Charter School CSP WALTON CLOSED 2005 2015 180,000 X
74. Academy of Biosciences WALTON CLOSED 2005 2008 180,000 X
75. St. Paul City School 175,050
76. Partnership Academy, Inc. 171,376
77. Cyber Village Academy CSP 163,000
78. TEAM Academy WALTON 154,000 X
79. Sojourner Truth Academy 125,697
80. Yinghua Academy CSP 2006 118,336
81. Great River School 116,181
82. PIM Arts High School [nee Main Street School Performing Arts] WALTON 2004 113,837 X
83. New City School CSP WALTON 102,000 X
84. Native Arts Charter School WALTON CLOSED 2000 2003 100,000 X
85. Ubah Medical Academy Charter School WALTON 2004 95,000 X
86. New Voyage Academy Charter School [St. Paul Family Learning Center] CLOSED 1995 2005 93,500
87. Math and Science Academy CSP 90,120
88. Voyageurs Expeditionary WALTON 2003 85,000 X
89. Worthington Area Language Academy WALTON CLOSED 2004 2009 85,000 X
90. Tarek Ibn Ziyad Academy WALTON CLOSED 2002 2010 85,000 X
91. Twin Cities International Schools [nee Minnesota International Middle Charter] 82,500
92. Family Academy Charter School CLOSED 2005 75,000
93. PACT Charter School 75,000
94. Level Up Academy 75,000 X
95. Northwest Passage High School [Coon Rapids Learning Center] 1999 72,000
96. Odyssey Academy CLOSED 1997 2017 72,000
97. Minnesota Academy of Technology CLOSED 2002 2004 70,018
98. Metro Deaf School 69,662
99. Technical Academies of Minnesota 62,500 X
100. Cologne Academy CSP 55,561
101. Dakota Academy CLOSED 2006 2006 40,000 X
102. West Concord Public Charter School CLOSED 2012 2016 32,000
103. Prairie Creek Community School 30,347
104. DaVinci Academy 2008 30,108
105. Cedar Riverside Community School 30,000
106. Learning For Leadership Charter CLOSED 2006 2018 30,000
107. Parnassus Preparatory School 2011 25,728
108. Minnesota Online High School 2005 25,000
109. AFSA High School [Academy for Sciences and Agriculture] 25,000
110. STEP Academy Charter School 20,000
111. Leadership Preparatory Academy CLOSED 20,000
112. International Spanish Language Academy 15,000
113. Crosslake Community Charter School 11,733
114. Face to Face Academy 11,048
115. Great Expectations School 2002 10,000
116. Lakes International Language Academy CSP WALTON 2004 10,000 X
117. Colonel Charles D. Young Military Academy WALTON CLOSED 2004 2004 10,000 X
118. Prairie Seeds Academy WALTON 2004 10,000 X
119. Soul Academy WALTON CLOSED 2005 2006 10,000 X
120. Cygnus Academy WALTON CLOSED 2006 2010 10,000 X
121. Recovery School of Southern MN WALTON CLOSED 2005 2009 10,000 X
122. TrekNorth High School WALTON 2003 10,000 X
123. Dugsi Academy WALTON 10,000 X
124. Rivers Edge Academy 10,000
125. Swan River Montessori Charter School WALTON 2005 10,000 X
126. Hennepin County Military Preparatory Academy CLOSED 2003 10,000
127. Minnesota Internship Center 2003 9,941
128. Aspen Academy 2008 9,489
129. Excell Academy Charter 6,000
130. Minnesota New Country School 4,200
131. Kato Public Charter School [Riverbend Academy] 4,000
132. Academic Arts High School [River Heights Charter School] 4,000
133. New Century Academy 4,000
134. Athlos Leadership Academy [New Visions School] 2,500
135. Clarkfield Charter School 2007 2,500