Proficiency key:

Green = over state proficiency average (58.1)

Red = average proficiency less than 30%

Charter schools (still open) in Minneapolis and St. Paul started or supported by the funders, sorted by school largest demographic group

Minneapolis

Greatest demo School # students % proficient avg $
1) 100 % Black Twin Cities International Schools [nee Minnesota International Middle Charter] 443 35.5 $ 82,500
2) 100 % Hispanic El Colegio Charter School 84 5.0 $ 187,550
3) 98 % Black Best Academy Inc. CSP 717 24.1 $ 1,606,500
4) 96 % Black KIPP Minnesota CSP ERC 252 35.5 $ 3,824,644
5) 96 % Black Friendship Academy of Fine Arts WALTON 161 64.3 $ 544,000
6) 95 % Black Mastery School CSP WALTON 158 34.7 $ 1,227,500
7) 95 % Black Cedar Riverside Community School 186 23.6 $ 30,000
8) 90 % Black Hennepin Elementary School CSP WALTON 338 50.2 $ 356,441
9) 89 % Hispanic Hiawatha Academies CSP ERC WALTON 1,215 31.9 $ 5,254,118
10) 86 % White MTS Pease Academy 37 6.3 $ 20,000
11) 86 % Black LoveWorks Academy For Arts WALTON 205 7.6 $ 415,000
12) 84 % Black Minnesota Internship Center 522 1.0 $ 9,941
13) 82 % Black Lincoln International School WALTON 116 4.7 $ 250,000
14) 75 % Native American Bdote Learning Center CSP WALTON 75 2.4 $ 295,000
15) 73 % Black Sojourner Truth Academy 376 13.2 $ 125,697
16) 71 % Black Northeast College Prep CSP WALTON 263 28.0 $ 848,000
17) 62 % White New City School CSP WALTON 251 59.0 $ 102,000
18) 60 % Black Stonebridge World School WALTON 244 14.5 $ 235,000
19) 60 % White Minnesota Transitions Charter School 3,041 38.1 $ 155,000
20) 57 % Native American Center School, Inc. [Minneapolis] 39 0.0 $ 1,096,250
21) 56 % White Spero Academy [Fraser Academy] WALTON 93 43.7 $ 247,233
22) 53 % Hispanic Venture Academy CSP 257 16.8 $ 652,500
23) 52 % White Yinghua Academy CSP 805 82.0 $ 109,336
24) 45 % Black Bright Water Elementary CSP WALTON 175 33.8 $ 521,322
25) 43 % White Southside Family Charter School WALTON 118 61.8 $ 318,945
26) % Harvest Network of Schools ERC n/a n/a $ 869,266
27) % Minnesota Wildflower Montessori School n/a n/a $ 350,000
Total: 10,171

 

St. Paul

Greatest demo School # students % proficient avg $
1) 100 % Black Higher Ground Academy CSP 761 51.7 $ 305,393
2) 100 % Black Dugsi Academy WALTON 295 11.2 $ 10,000
3) 99 % Black STEP Academy Charter School 278 39.4 $ 20,000
4) 99 % Asian Community School of Excellence WALTON 920 29.1 $ 230,000
5) 99 % Asian Hmong College Prep Academy WALTON 1,469 33.2 $ 450,000
6) 93 % Hispanic Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School 455 24.1 $ 941,000
7) 87 % White Twin Cities German Immersion School WALTON 520 81.1 $ 299,494
8) 85 % Black Tesfa International School WALTON 124 15.3 $ 390,000
9) 80 % Asian College Preparatory Elementary WALTON 357 20.2 $ 250,000
10) 74 % Asian Urban Academy Charter School WALTON 304 31.4 $ 278,000
11) 73 % White Great River School 430 61.8 $ 116,181
12) 72 % White Nova Classical Academy CSP WALTON 946 80.1 $ 551,534
13) 71 % White Cyber Village Academy CSP 253 44.7 $ 163,000
14) 70 % White Avalon School WALTON 216 54.2 $ 321,152
15) 68 % Black High School for Recording Arts 318 3.6 $ 162,000
16) 66 % White Upper Mississippi Academy WALTON 250 53.1 $ 275,395
17) 54 % Hispanic West Side Summit CSP WALTON 173 16.7 $ 272,000
18) 50 % White Cornerstone Montessori Elementary CSP WALTON 133 47.9 $ 250,000
19) 46 % White Laura Jeffrey Academy Charter WALTON 122 46.2 $ 256,877
20) 46 % Hispanic St. Paul City School 468 26.5 $ 168,050
21) 42 % Asian Community of Peace Academy CSP 776 31.5 $ 858,000
22) 41 % White Twin Cities Academy CSP WALTON 602 48.6 $ 273,581
23) 40 % White Rivers Edge Academy 70 14.8 $ 10,000
24) 38 % White Metro Deaf School 82 16.7 $ 69,662
25) 38 % White Face to Face Academy 80 44.8 $ 11,048