Menlo Park Academy Alternative High School provides students with a safe, supportive learning environment where students are treated with respect and viewed as individuals with their own particular learning styles and social needs.
Menlo Park Academy is a contract alternative high school provided through the Minneapolis Public Schools, serving up to 75 students. Our program is for students in 10th to 12th grade up to the age of 21 who are seeking a high school diploma. Ninth graders are considered after their first semester in high school.
Access for ELL Students: Feb 25-March 1st
MCA Reading (10th grade): March 11- March 15, April 15-18
MCA Math (11th grade): April 15- May 3
MCA Science: April 29- May 10
ACT (11th graders): April 24
MAP Read/Math Winter (untested 9th & 10th graders): January 10-18th
MAP Read/Math Spring (all 9th & 10th graders): May 6-May 24
Every school in Minneapolis Public Schools is required to develop, implement, and monitor a school improvement plan (SIP). The following plan sets the goals that our school community is working to achieve and identifies the specific strategies or activities that will help us reach those goals together.