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Waite Park Community

Waite Park Community

Address: 1800 - 34th Ave. NE.

Grades: Pre-K-5

Principal: Rochelle McGinness

Hours: 9:10 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Phone: 612.668.1600

Fax: 612.668.1610



Get to know us
Waite Park Community School encourages students to reach ambitious goals
Located in the far northeast neighborhood of Minneapolis with the same name, Waite Park Community shares picturesque grounds Minneapolis Parks and Recreation and helps students achieve excellence through challenging classes in math, language arts, science, and technology. Waite Park’s devoted staff provide a caring and encouraging learning environment with clear rules and natural consequences. Students actively engage in setting goals for themselves and in learning and modeling positive, responsible behavior—and all students are encouraged to read for pleasure.
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.



  • Half-day PreK
  • Advanced instruction, including Telescoped Math
  •  Vocal music and band
  •  Special Education services with highly specialized emotional/behavioral programming
  •  EL programming
  • After-school activities 
ATTENDANCE AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL: Northeast Community Middle School
Pathway Schools
No Transportation

Northeast Community Middle School

2955 Hayes St. NE.
Grades: 6-8
Students: 6-8

Community: 15, 13, 19, 14
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
Magnet List:

No Transportation

Edison High School

700 22nd Avenue NE
Grades: 9-12
Students: 9-12

Community: 15, 13, 19, 14
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.

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1250 W. Broadway Ave., 55411
Ph: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841

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