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 Elementary School WALTON 588 51.3 $ 272,200
2) 100 % Hispanic El Colegio Charter School 84 8.4 $ 187,550
3) 100 % Black Minnesota International Middle Charter 443 31.9 $ 82,500
4) 98 % Black Best Academy Inc. CSP 717 26.0 $ 1,606,500
5) 96 % Black KIPP Minnesota CSP ERC 252 33.6 $ 3,799,644
6) 96 % Black Friendship Academy of Fine Arts WALTON 161 72.0 $ 354,000
7) 95 % Black Harvest Preparatory Charter School CSP ERC 306 40.2 $ 3,085,230
8) 95 % Black Mastery School CSP WALTON 158 41.8 $ 1,027,500
9) 95 % Black Cedar Riverside Community School 186 26.6 $ 30,000
10) 90 % Black Hennepin Elementary School CSP WALTON 338 39.6 $ 356,441
11) 89 % Hispanic Hiawatha Academies CSP ERC WALTON 1,215 36.8 $ 4,979,118
12) 86 % Black LoveWorks Academy For Arts WALTON 205 7.1 $ 415,000
13) 86 % White MTS Pease Academy 37 12.5 $ 20,000
14) 85 % Black Sankofa Underground North Academy WALTON n/a n/a $ 250,000
15) 84 % Black Minnesota Internship Center 522 1.3 $ 9,941
16) 82 % Black Lincoln International School WALTON 116 5.7 $ 250,000
17) 75 % Native American Bdote Learning Center CSP WALTON 75 0.0 $ 295,000
18) 73 % Black Sojourner Truth Academy 376 12.7 $ 125,697
19) 71 % Black Northeast College Prep CSP WALTON 263 36.8 $ 798,000
20) 62 % White New City School CSP WALTON 251 50.0 $ 102,000
21) 60 % Black Stonebridge World School WALTON 244 19.3 $ 235,000
22) 60 % White Minnesota Transitions Charter School 3,041 39.0 $ 155,000
23) 57 % Native American Center School, Inc. [Minneapolis] 39 7.7 $ 1,096,250
24) 56 % White Spero Academy [Fraser Academy] WALTON 93 45.7 $ 247,233
25) 52 % White Yinghua Academy CSP 805 81.0 $ 109,336
26) 49 % Hispanic Venture Academy CSP 257 19.4 $ 652,500
27) 45 % Black Bright Water Elementary CSP WALTON 175 43.4 $ 521,322
28) 43 % White Southside Family Charter School WALTON 118 61.5 $ 318,945
29) % Seed Academy n/a n/a $ 675,000
30) % Harvest Network of Schools ERC n/a n/a $ 869,266
31) % Wildflower Foundation n/a n/a $ 350,000
Total: 11,065

 

St. Paul

Greatest demo School # students % proficient avg $
1) 100 % Black Higher Ground Academy CSP 761 48.4 $ 305,393
2) 100 % Black Dugsi Academy WALTON 295 9.3 $ 10,000
3) 99 % Black STEP Academy Charter School 278 44.3 $ 20,000
4) 99 % Asian Community School of Excellence WALTON 920 26.0 $ 230,000
5) 99 % Asian Hmong College Prep Academy WALTON 1,469 32.9 $ 450,000
6) 93 % Hispanic Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School 455 15.8 $ 941,000
7) 87 % White Twin Cities German Immersion School WALTON 520 81.0 $ 299,494
8) 85 % Black Tesfa International School WALTON 124 11.5 $ 390,000
9) 80 % Asian College Preparatory Elementary WALTON 357 13.0 $ 250,000
10) 74 % Asian Urban Academy Charter School WALTON 304 22.2 $ 278,000
11) 73 % White Great River School 430 61.5 $ 116,181
12) 72 % White Nova Classical Academy CSP WALTON 946 85.2 $ 551,534
13) 71 % White Cyber Village Academy CSP 253 40.6 $ 163,000
14) 70 % White Avalon School WALTON 216 64.3 $ 321,152
15) 68 % Black High School for Recording Arts 318 5.6 $ 162,000
16) 66 % White Upper Mississippi Academy WALTON 250 42.8 $ 275,395
17) 54 % Hispanic West Side Summit CSP WALTON 173 26.3 $ 272,000
18) 50 % White Cornerstone Montessori Elementary CSP WALTON 133 37.0 $ 250,000
19) 46 % White Laura Jeffrey Academy Charter WALTON 122 52.3 $ 256,877
20) 46 % Hispanic St. Paul City School 468 24.3 $ 168,050
21) 42 % Asian Community of Peace Academy CSP 776 30.2 $ 858,000
22) 41 % White Twin Cities Academy CSP WALTON 602 54.7 $ 273,581
23) 40 % White Rivers Edge Academy 70 19.2 $ 10,000
24) 38 % White Metro Deaf School 82 15.3 $ 69,662
25) 38 % White Face to Face Academy 80 52.7 $ 11,048