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Marcy Open

Address: 415 - 4th Ave. SE.
Minneapolis, 55414
Grades: K-8
Principal: Donna Andrews
Enrollment:
Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.1020
Fax: 612.668.1030
Email: Donna. Andrews@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: marcy.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Instrumental Music • English Learner (EL) Program • Family Involvement Liaison • Parent-Involved Leadership • Community Education and Area Learning Center Classes • Special Education • ASD • Advanced Learning • Minnesota Reading Corp

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Looping classrooms
  • Active parent leadership and classroom involvement
  • Class webpages
  • Marcy Arts Partnership funds artist residencies in all classrooms every year
  • Partnerships with University of Minnesota and Augsburg College
  • Reading Corps
  • Instrumental music including band and guitar
  • Project SUCCESS
  • Children's Theatre collaboration
  • Responsive Classroom/Developmental Designs
  • International Peace Site
  • Weekly school newsletter by email or hard copy
  • Specialists in music, art, graphic design, and physical education
  • Curriculum nights for families in reading and math/science
  • Community Fall Carnival, Spring Family Dinner
  • Student council
  • Two computer labs, laptop carts, iPad carts, computers in classrooms and Promethean Boards in classrooms
  • Art Adventure in partnership with the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • Enrichment option classes for all students twice a year
  • Big Buddy/Little Buddy classroom partnerships
  • Gay/Straight Alliance for students in fifth through eighth grades

EXTENDED-DAY ACTIVITIES: Minneapolis Kids child care, Community Education and ALC classes, Chess Club, Math Club, middle school athletics, yearbook staff, and musical for students in sixth through eighth grades.

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 3 % 4 %
African American 34 % 36 %
Asian American 6 % 6 %
Hispanic American 9 % 20 %
White American 48 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 16 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 52 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 10 % 14 %
415 - 4th Ave. SE.
Minneapolis, 55414

Magnet Schools

  • Open Program

English Language Learner Programs

  • English as a Second Language - General
  • Somali
  • Spanish

Academic Opportunities

  • Arts
  • English Language Program
  • Advanced Learner Program
  • History Day
  • Interdisciplinary Curriculum
  • Graphic Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Service Learning
  • Video Production
  • Visual Arts
  • World Languages

After-school Activities

  • Chess Club
  • Community Education Classes
  • Drama
  • Lego League Robotics
  • Math Masters/Math Counts
  • Scout Program
  • Sports
  • Yearbook

Before and After School Care

  • Minneapolis Kids

Extra-curricular Activities

  • Band/Instrumental Music
  • Girls in Engineering Math and Science (GEMS)
  • Vocal Music
  • Guitar
  • Science Fair
  • Student Council
  • Theatre/Performing Arts
  • Middle School Sports

World Languages

  • French

Kindergarten Options

  • Guaranteed All Day Kindergarten

Family and Student Support

  • Family Involvement Program
  • Family Resource Center
  • Home Visits
  • Family Fun/Learning Nights
  • MOPSC - Marcy Open Parent/Staff Council
  • Student Leadership
  • Tutoring

School Information

  • Computer Lab(s)
  • Internet Connection in Every Classroom
  • Responsive Classroom/Developmental Designs
  • Science Lab
  • 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.