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Welcome to Minneapolis Public Schools!


Compare academic programs and determine which schools are available to you with transportation.

School request time for the 2020-2021 school year is here! Starting November 15, 2019, you can submit your school request for the 2020-21 school year HERE.

All requests received by the February 7, 2020 Request Lottery deadline are "on time". We encourage you to use this time to gather information to help you make your decision. Useful resources include our Explore MPS School Guidetalking with your family and friends, and most importantly, visiting and touring schools

We invite you to discover what makes MPS extraordinary, and we hope that the MPS mission - we exist to ensure that all students learn – will resonate with you as you explore our schools!

Student Placement Services manages the District's enrollment by serving families, and optimally placing approximately 35,000 MPS students in one of our 70 schools.

Need help understanding the process? Please reach out - our student placement teams are ready to help.

If you have questions about the enrollment process, please contact us at or call us at 612.668.1840 or 612.668.3700.