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Wellstone High School

Address: 3328 Elliot Avenue South
Minneapolis, 55407
Grades: 9-12
Principal: Christian Ledesma, Interim
Enrollment: 365
Hours: 8:10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.5115
Fax: 612.668.5140
Email: Christian.Ledesma@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: wellstone.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Students must qualify as English Learners to attend * City-wide High School * Innovative English and content instruction for students 14-21 * Accelerated support for English learners and students new to our country * Limited Special Ed programming * Early/Middle College Program for developmental and college credit * Concurrent Enrollment courses for college credit * After-school activities include academics, as well as social, emotional and leadership skill-building

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 0 % 3 %
African American 61 % 37 %
Asian American 2 % 10 %
Hispanic American 37 % 18 %
White American 0 % 33 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 100 % 20 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 96 % 62 %
Receive Special Education Services 1 % 16 %
3328 Elliot Avenue South
Minneapolis, 55407

School Highlights

  • Option to enroll and take developmental and college-level courses while still in high school.
  • All courses include rich integration of content and English language building skills.
  • Early/Middle College Program (Minneapolis Community College D3 Program)
  • Advanced Placement (Spanish) and Concurrent Enrollment (Spanish, Arabic and Translation and Certificate courses).
  • College and Career Course for all seniors
  • Upward Bound
  • Computer science including coding courses; visual art and dance courses
  • Limited Special Education programming
  • After-school programming that includes academics, as well as social, emotional and leadership skill-building opportunities.
  • Student Clubs: Engineering and Robotics, Bike, Student Council, Club Latino, Somali Student Association and Oromo Student Association, Gay/Straight Alliance

 

 


If you have questions about the enrollment process, please contact us at sps.department@mpls.k12.mn.us or call us at 612.668.1840.