Great River School
Great River School

Great River School

  • Phone:

  • (651) 305-2780

  • Location Type:

  • School

  • MACS Member:

  • Yes

  • District #:

  • 4105

  • Congressional District:

  • 4th

  • Legislative District:

  • 66B

  • Enrollment #:

  • 332

Grades Served
1-12

Board of Directors
12 Board Members- Teacher Majority -  3 Community Members, 2 Parent and 7 Teachers - Board Elections held in April

Programmatic Focus
Montessori: 1-12; International Baccalaureate: 11-12. We are primarily a Montessori school, so everyone benefits from this philosophical focus. An additional focus for grades 11 & 12 is the IB.

Mission
Great River School, an urban Montessori learning environment, prepares students for their unique roles as responsible and engaged citizens of the world. Founded on leadership, service, and peace formation and shaped by the study of humanity and the environment, Great River School aims to meet the developmental needs and characteristics of adolescents. Great River School fosters independence, critical thinking, respect, and responsibility to self, to others, and to the earth.

History
Opened Fall, 2004

Awards & Recognition
2012: School Finance Award - Minnesota Department of Education

2010: Bronze medal, Top U.S. High Schools - U.S. News & World Report

2010: Minnesota State Poetry Recitation Title won by Charles Whitson Collyard - Minnesota State Arts Board

2009: School Finance Award - Minnesota Department of Education

2008: School Finance Award - Minnesota Department of Education

2007: School Finance Award - Minnesota Department of Education

Accountability
Data for Parents and Educators
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Enrollment Contact

Christina Beck, Director

Email: info@greatriverschool.org

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