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Emerson Spanish Immersion

Address: 1421 Spruce Place
Minneapolis, 55403
Grades: Pre-K-5
Principal: Aaron Arredondo
Enrollment:
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.3610
Fax: 612.668.3620
Email: Aaron.Arredondo@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: emerson.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Dual (two-way) Spanish Immersion program * Half-day PreK * EL services and bilingual Spanish support * Free weekend food program, dental care, clothing and food through community organizations * After-school activities

 

 

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 1 % 4 %
African American 12 % 36 %
Asian American 1 % 6 %
Hispanic American 73 % 20 %
White American 13 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 56 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 79 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 7 % 14 %
1421 Spruce Place
Minneapolis, 55403

School Highlights

  • Oldest language immersion program in Minnesota
  • Half-day PreK
  • 90% of instruction in Spanish; 10% in English in grades K and 1
  • 60% of instruction in Spanish; 40 % in English in grades 2-5
  • Many classroom teachers are native Spanish speakers and all PreK-5 grade teachers are bilingual
  • English Learner services and bilingual Spanish support staff
  • Classrooms consist of nearly half native Spanish speaking students and half English speaking students
  • Community organizations provide free weekend food program, free dental care, school supplies, clothing and food items to our families

PATHWAY:  Spanish Dual Immersion Programs at Anwatin Middle School and Roosevelt High School

TRANSPORTATION: Attendance Areas 1A,B,C,D,H; 2A,B,C,D,E; 3A,B,C,D

 


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.