Specialized Programming is designed to meet specific community placement needs or the requirements of a student's individual education plan (IEP). To receive special education services, a student must first be evaluated and meet state criteria. Once qualified, an Individual Education Plan (IEP) is developed for the student. Programs and services are provided to students and their families beginning at birth through age 21 or completion of a secondary education program. Special education is also available for students who live in Minneapolis that attend nonpublic schools.
Early Childhood Special Education
MPS Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) provides screening and intervention services to families with children ages birth to kindergarten who are at risk of having a developmental delay or have been identified with a developmental delay or disability.
3345 Chicago Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55407
Harrison Education Center
Harrison Education Center is committed to transitioning students back to their community school and educating the whole child while providing a safe and nurturing environment that promotes a passion for life-long learning, respect for self, others, and appreciation for individual differences.
501 Irving Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55405
MPS Metro Education Services
MPS Metro Education Services provides educational services for students who have been placed in care and treatment programing within the boundaries of Minneapolis Public Schools. Our programs provide educational services to students through various programs in different locations.
Riverbend Education Center
Riverbend Education Center River Bend exists to support students so they are ready to learn by fostering their social-emotional intelligence and academic growth.
1510 Glenwood Avenue
Minneapolis, MN. 55405
Ronald McDonald House*
Minneapolis Public Schools administers at on-site K-12 school at Ronald McDonald House (RMH) for families who are guests of RMH, This school is one of only two "one-room schoolhouses" in Minnesota.
Stadium View School
Stadium View School is a Minneapolis Public School that provides educational services for students detained at the Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Center or Hennepin County Adult Detention Center. Nationally recognized for its ability to effectively drive student performance and continuous improvement in education, Stadium View School became the 2nd school in a detention center to become nationally accredited by AdvancED.
510 Park Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Transition Plus is a program designed to provide an adult environment for 18-21-year-old young adults with disabilities and identified transition needs.
2015 East Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407