BEST Academy

  • Phone:

  • (612) 876-4105

  • Location Type:

  • School

  • Grades Served:

  • K-8

  • Enrollment #:

  • 756

  • District #:

  • 4192

  • Congressional District:

  • 5th

  • Legislative District:

  • 59B

Other Programs Offered

The school offers an after school program.
The school plans on offering summer school in 2016

Programmatic Focus
• Uses a “gap-closing” framework focused on student achievement at the core, supported by quality teaching, a positive school culture, and a longer school day and year;

• Mr. Abdul Wright, 2016 Minnesota Teacher of the Year, teaches at the school;

• “School Finance Award” recipient from the MN Department of Education in 2016;

• Single-gender classrooms

• Best East program provides culturally responsive and ELL education to East African scholars and their families;

• Member, Harvest Network of Schools

Chartered in 2007 and opened fall 2008

Awards & Recognition
2016: School Finance Award - Minnesota Department of Education

Data for Parents and Educators
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Enrollment Contact

Eric Mahmoud, Director