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] 1,021 35.0 $ 82,500
2) 98 % Black Best Academy Inc. CSP 756 23.9 $ 1,606,500
3) 98 % Hispanic El Colegio Charter School 95 5.0 $ 195,050
4) 98 % Black Friendship Academy of Fine Arts WALTON 168 52.2 $ 669,000
5) 97 % Black KIPP Minnesota CSP ERC 203 26.1 $ 4,144,894
6) 94 % Black Mastery School CSP WALTON 230 27.7 $ 1,529,400
7) 94 % Black LoveWorks Academy For Arts WALTON 159 15.5 $ 495,000
8) 93 % Black Cedar Riverside Community School 140 27.1 $ 30,000
9) 93 % Black Lincoln International School WALTON 157 4.7 $ 250,000
10) 91 % Black Hennepin Elementary School CSP WALTON 374 39.1 $ 479,441
11) 88 % Hispanic Hiawatha Academies CSP ERC WALTON 1,532 25.5 $ 6,347,658
12) 81 % Black Minnesota Internship Center 339 1.0 $ 9,941
13) 75 % Native American Bdote Learning Center CSP WALTON 75 2.4 $ 447,000
14) 73 % Black Sojourner Truth Academy 376 13.2 $ 125,697
15) 71 % Black Northeast College Prep CSP WALTON 263 28.0 $ 1,176,500
16) 62 % White New City School CSP WALTON 251 59.0 $ 102,000
17) 60 % White Minnesota Transitions Charter School 3,041 38.1 $ 285,000
18) 60 % Black Stonebridge World School WALTON 244 14.5 $ 235,000
19) 57 % Native American Center School, Inc. [Minneapolis] 39 0.0 $ 1,126,250
20) 56 % White Spero Academy [Fraser Academy] WALTON 93 43.7 $ 247,233
21) 53 % Hispanic Venture Academy CSP 257 16.8 $ 667,500
22) 52 % White Yinghua Academy CSP 805 82.0 $ 118,336
23) 45 % Black Bright Water Elementary CSP WALTON 175 33.8 $ 561,322
24) 43 % White Southside Family Charter School WALTON 118 61.8 $ 318,945
25) % Harvest Network of Schools ERC n/a n/a $ 1,229,266
26) % Minnesota Wildflower Montessori School ERC n/a n/a $ 450,000
27) % Wildflower Foundation ERC n/a n/a $ 1,410,000
Total: 10,911

 

St. Paul

Greatest demo School # students % proficient avg $
1) 100 % Black Higher Ground Academy CSP 780 50.0 $ 305,393
2) 99 % Black Dugsi Academy WALTON 288 18.6 $ 10,000
3) 99 % Black STEP Academy Charter School 473 39.2 $ 20,000
4) 99 % Asian Hmong College Prep Academy WALTON 2,201 32.1 $ 450,000
5) 98 % Asian Community School of Excellence WALTON 1,344 27.4 $ 230,000
6) 94 % Hispanic Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School 541 22.7 $ 941,000
7) 88 % Black Tesfa International School WALTON 167 30.3 $ 405,000
8) 87 % White Twin Cities German Immersion School WALTON 586 74.1 $ 299,494
9) 79 % Asian College Preparatory Elementary WALTON 336 22.9 $ 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 $ 331,152
15) 68 % Black High School for Recording Arts 318 3.6 $ 271,500
16) 66 % White Upper Mississippi Academy WALTON 250 53.1 $ 275,395
17) 50 % White Cornerstone Montessori Elementary CSP WALTON 133 47.9 $ 250,000
18) 46 % White Laura Jeffrey Academy Charter WALTON 122 46.2 $ 256,877
19) 46 % Hispanic St. Paul City School 468 26.5 $ 175,050
20) 42 % Asian Community of Peace Academy CSP 776 31.5 $ 858,000
21) 41 % White Twin Cities Academy CSP WALTON 602 48.6 $ 323,581
22) 40 % White Rivers Edge Academy 70 14.8 $ 10,000
23) 38 % White Metro Deaf School 82 16.7 $ 69,662
24) 38 % White Face to Face Academy 80 44.8 $ 11,048
25) % Minnesota Online High School n/a n/a $ 25,000