Total Number of Schools


Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

2009-2010 Minnesota

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 153
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 6.4%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 7.4
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 30 19.6%
Open 4-6 Years 46 30.1%
Open 7-9 Years 32 20.9%
Open 10+ Years 45 29.4%
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 5
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 5
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 70 45.8%
Middle Schools 8 5.2%
High Schools 34 22.2%
Middle/High Schools 19 12.4%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 8 5.2%
Ungraded 14
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 67 43.8%
Suburbs 27 17.6%
Town 13 8.5%
Rural 32 20.9%
Conversion 1 0.7%
Start-Up 152 99.3%
Management Organization
Freestanding 151 98.7%
EMO 1 0.7%
CMO 1 0.7%
Virtual Schools
Non-Virtual 148 96.7%
Virtual 2 1.3%
Hybrid Virtual 2 1.3%
Hybrid & Virtual 1 0.7%
Unionized Schools
Non-Unionized Charter Schools 153 100.0%

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Number of Schools 2,237
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 962 43.0%
Middle Schools 252 11.3%
High Schools 442 19.8%
Middle/High Schools 440 19.7%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 141 6.3%
Ungraded 14
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 421 18.8%
Suburbs 531 23.7%
Town 500 22.4%
Rural 785 35.1%
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MN Anoka-Hennepin School District
MN Balaton Public School District
MN Bemidji Area Schools
MN Bloomington Public Schools
MN Burnsville Eagen Savage Independent School District 191
MN Central Public School District
MN Chisago Lakes School District 2144
MN Columbia Heights Public Schools
MN Cook County Public Schools
MN Duluth Public Schools
MN East Carver County Schools
MN East Central Schools
MN Eden Prairie Schools
MN Edina Public Schools
MN Elk River Area School District
MN Eveleth-Gilbert Public School District
MN Faribault Public Schools
MN Forest Lake Area Schools
MN Grand Rapids Public Schools
MN Hopkins Public Schools
MN Houston Public School District
MN Hutchinson Public Schools
MN Independent School District 518
MN Inver Grove Heights Community Schools
MN La Crescent-Hokah School District
MN Lake Superior School District #381
MN Le Sueur-Henderson Public Schools
MN Mahnomen Public Schools
MN Mankato Area Public Schools
MN Mcgregor Isd #4
MN Milroy Area Schools
MN Minneapolis Public Schools
MN Monticello Public Schools
MN Mounds View Public Schools
MN New Prague Area Schools
MN New Ulm Public Schools
MN North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Public Schools
MN Northfield Public Schools
MN Osakis Public Schools
MN Osseo Area Schools
MN Owatonna Public Schools
MN Pequot Lakes Public Schools
MN Pillager Public Schools
MN Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools
MN Redwood Area Schools
MN Richfield Public Schools
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