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Northrop Community — K-5

Address: 4315 - 31st Ave. S.
Minneapolis, 55406
Grades: K-5
Principal: Andrew Uhler, Interim
Hours: 9:10 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.4520
Fax: 612.668.4530
Email: Andrew.Uhler@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: northrop.mpls.k12.mn.us

Northrop Community School teaches students to love nature and learning
Located just minutes away from Lake Nokomis, Lake Hiawatha, Minnehaha Creek and Minnehaha
Falls, Northrop Community School  is located in the Standish-Ericsson neighborhood of Minneapolis. Families can expect rigor in literacy, writing and math, as well as individual plans to provide acceleration or support based on a student’s need. Northrop’s focus on environmental education encourages students to be conscious caretakers of the world around them.


  • Environmental education and STEM are focus of comprehensive teaching and learning
  • Two outdoor classrooms
  • Two school gardens and rain garden
  • Advanced instruction, including Telescoped Math
  • EL programming
  • After-school activities including GEMS & GISE
  • Minneapolis Kids school-age care
  • Site-based Special Education services.

ATTENDANCE AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL: Sanford Community Middle School
4315 - 31st Ave. S.
Minneapolis, 55406

If you have questions about the enrollment process, please contact us at sps.department@mpls.k12.mn.us or call us at 612.668.1840.
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