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Olson Community Middle School — 6-8

Address: 1607 - 51st Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55430
Grades: 6-8
Principal: Steven Emerson
Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.1640
Fax: 612.668.1650
Email: Steven.Emerson@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: olson.mpls.k12.mn.us

Olson Community School ensures students discover and maximize their brilliance
 
The road to college success starts at Olson Community, located in North Minneapolis’ Shingle Creek neighborhood. At Olson, students join a learning environment designed to instill them with intellectual, social and personal habits necessary for success in high school and college. Beginning in Fall 2021, Olson offers middle school Hmong Dual language programming.  Olson, an International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme, connects middle school students with their brilliance, helping them understand themselves as contributors to a thriving community. With an emphasis on student voice and choice, an Olson education encourages students to explore where they are from, who they are now, and who they are becoming.

WE OFFER:

  • IB Middle Years Programme
  • Counselor for each grade
  • Lego League Robotics
  • Special Education services with highly specialized autism and learning disabilities programming
  • Advanced instruction, including Telescoped Math
  • EL programming
  • Middle school Hmong Dual Language programming
  • Partnerships with Beacons, Project Success, Illusion Theater, and Jay and Rose Phillips Foundation to support My Story/My Brilliance student-centered learning project
  • Athletic and after-school activities

ATTENDANCE AREA HIGH SCHOOL:  Henry High School
 
TRANSPORTATION: A1, A2, A3, A4
1607 - 51st Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55430

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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