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Waite Park Community

Address: 1800 - 34th Ave. NE.
Minneapolis, 55418
Grades: Pre-K-5
Principal: Rochelle McGinness
Enrollment:
Hours: 9:10 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.1600
Fax: 612.668.1610
Email: Rochelle.Mcginness@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: waitepark.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Community school with differentiated curriculum to support all learners * Half-day PreK  * Advanced instruction in reading and math * Vocal music and band * Special Education EBD programming and resource services * ELL programming * After-school activities


 

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 3 % 4 %
African American 23 % 36 %
Asian American 2 % 6 %
Hispanic American 15 % 20 %
White American 57 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 12 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 55 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 10 % 14 %
1800 - 34th Ave. NE.
Minneapolis, 55418

School Highlights

  • Half-day PreK (High Five) for eligible families
  • Community school with strong parent involvement
  • Leadership opportunities through PTA and Site Council
  • Advanced learner identification and instruction in reading and math
  • English Language  Learner programming
  • Vocal music and band
  • Special Education Programming for Emotional and Behavioral Disorders (EBD) and Resource services
  • School-wide focus on Responsive Classroom and Restorative Practice
  • On-site mental health collaboration with Guadalupe Alternative Programs and Change In
  • Community Education and after school programming (GEMS/GISE/ ALC)
  • Rec Plus school-age care

PATHWAY: Northeast Middle School

TRANSPORTATION:  Attendance Area 1E

 


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.