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Loring Community

Address: 2600 - 44th Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55412
Grades: Pre-K-5
Principal: Ryan Gibbs
Enrollment:
Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.2060
Fax: 612.668.2070
Email: Ryan.Gibbs@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: loring.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: High Five • Parent-Involved Leadership • Band • Kids Cook • Award-Winning Schoolyard Garden Classroom • Quality Education • Technology Classes • Girls in Engineering, Math and Science(GEMS); Guys in Science and Engineering (GISE) • English Language Learner Program • Wellness-Focused School • Drama Club • Advanced Learner Identification and Instruction

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • High expectations in a rigorous academic program
  • Award of Excellence in Education school (named by former Senator Mark Dayton)
  • Neighborhood school with broad community support
  • Responsive Classroom school cultivates safe and cooperative classrooms
  • Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra CONNECT program
  • Excellent technology for instruction
  • Health and wellness focus through the Alliance for a Healthier Generation (Silver Award winner)
  • Response to Intervention demonstration school
  • Annual science fair and academic showcase evening
  • Student leadership opportunities
  • Strong family involvement and support
  • Fifth-grade environmental camping trip
  • Field trips to support curriculum
  • Family Fun and Learning Nights
  • Band program
  • Located next to Victory Park
  • Olweus bullying prevention program
  • Second Step social skill program
  • Positive Behavior Intervention School

EXTENDED-DAY ACTIVITIES: After-school learning program, GEMS/GISE, Kids Cook, Drama Club, Basketball, Irish Dance, Arts & Crafts

PATHWAY: Olson Middle

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 3 % 4 %
African American 39 % 36 %
Asian American 12 % 6 %
Hispanic American 11 % 20 %
White American 35 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 16 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 68 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 14 % 14 %
2600 - 44th Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55412

English Language Learner Programs

  • English as a Second Language - General

Academic Opportunities

  • Accelerated Math
  • Accelerated Reading
  • Arts
  • English Language Learner Program
  • Gifted and Talented Program
  • Media Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Reading/Literacy Grant Recipient
  • Support Math

After-school Activities

  • Chess Club
  • Cooking
  • Drama
  • Lego League Robotics
  • Math Masters/Math Counts
  • Reading and Math Support Classes
  • Tutoring

Extra-curricular Activities

  • Band/Instrumental Music
  • Girls in Engineering Math and Science (GEMS)
  • Guys in Science and Engineering (GISE)
  • Science Fair
  • Robotics
  • Audubon Center of the North Woods

Pre-Kindergarten Programs

  • High Five

Kindergarten Options

  • All Day Kindergarten
  • Guaranteed All Day Kindergarten

Family and Student Support

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)
  • Family Involvement Program
  • Home Visits
  • Individual Learning Plans
  • Kindergarten Parent Workshops
  • Family Fun/Learning Nights
  • Parent Community Collaborative Council
  • Parent Involvement Leadership
  • Peace Makers Program
  • Restorative Measures Program
  • Site Council
  • Student Leadership
  • Tutoring

School Information

  • Computer Lab(s)
  • Internet & Wifi in Every Classroom
  • Renovated Playground
  • Responsive Classroom
  • Promethean Boards in Every Classroom
  • Audio Enhancement System

Please contact Nagashia.Jackson@mpls.k12.mn.us, Web Site Administrator,
for any questions/concerns you have about information posted on this site.