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Armatage Elementary Community

Address: 2501 W. 56th St.

Grades: K-5

Principal: Steve Searl

Hours: 8:05 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Phone: 612.668.3180

Fax: 612.668.3190



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Armatage Community School offers a high-quality community school experience
Located in the Armatage neighborhood of South Minneapolis, Armatage Elementary is a community school serving students and families in the neighborhood. Those who attend Armatage help shape the way the school reflects and exemplifies the culture and fabric of its community. Families can expect that Armatage will help children build the foundational life skills to become lifelong learners, effective collaborators and skillful problem solvers.
Community school description
Community Schools

Community schools reflect the rich histories of our city’s unique neighborhoods and celebrate our students' diverse cultural backgrounds. Community schools provide high-quality academic programs with smooth academic pathways from elementary to through high school that build students’ skills and fuel their interests each step of the way.



  • Tuition-based pre-K 
  • High level instruction for all students differentiated to meet each learners’ unique needs
  • Special Education services with highly specialized programming 
  • Instruction targeted for advanced learners, including Telescoped Math
  • A focus on equity and culturally responsive learning  
  • A robust after-school activities program run through MPS Community Education and the Spanish Learning Center
  • Minneapolis Kids school-age care before and after school


Student Race School District
Native American 3% 5%
African American 12% 35%
Asian American 6% 5%
Hispanic American 0% 14%
White American 78% 41%
Students School District
Receive ELL Services 2% 17%
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 12% 48%
Receive Special Education Services 9% 15%
Pathway Schools

Anthony Middle School

5757 Irving Ave. S.
Grades: 6-8
Students: 6-8

Community: 2, 1, 8, 16
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
Magnet List:


Southwest High School

3414 West 47th Street
Grades: 9-12
Students: 9-12

Community: 2, 1, 8, 16
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
Magnet List:

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English : 612.668.1840
Español: 612.668.3700
Soomaali: 612.668.3700
Hmoob: 612.668.1840

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1250 W. Broadway Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Ph: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841

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