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Jefferson Community School

Address: 1200 W. 26th St.
Minneapolis, 55405
Grades: Pre-K-8
Principal: Holly Kleppe
Enrollment:
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.2720
Fax: 612.668.2730
Email: Holly.Kleppe@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: jefferson.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Community school * Diverse student body * Somali- and Spanish-speaking staff * Focus on social and emotional skills * Full-day PreK * AVID for grades 6-8 ** Special Ed ECSE and ASD programming * EL programming * After-school activities * Community Education * On site dental and mental health services

 

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 3 % 4 %
African American 46 % 36 %
Asian American 3 % 6 %
Hispanic American 44 % 20 %
White American 4 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 54 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 94 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 14 % 14 %
1200 W. 26th St.
Minneapolis, 55405

School Highlights

  • Full-day preschool for eligible families
  • Early Childhood Special Education (ESCE)
  • Focus on building social and emotional skills
  • Targeted services to students who need additional support
  • AVID program for grades 6-8
  • Programming for students with autism spectrum disorders
  • Somali-and Spanish-speaking staff
  • Full-time family liaisons, Spanish and Somali speaking

 

TRANSPORTATION:  Attendance Area 3B

 

 

 


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.