Step Academy Charter School
Step Academy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
Step Academy Charter School's student population of 249 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 55% over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Total Students||249 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Step Academy Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Step Academy Charter School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1208 out of 1793 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Step Academy Charter School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Step Academy Charter School is Simley Alternative Program (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fit Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Success Academy (0.1 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Minneapolis Success Academy Grades: K-6 | 80 students
8201 Park Ave. S., Suite # B
Minneapolis, MN 55420
(612) 876-3050 0.1 K-6 80
- Inver Grove Heights Hilltop Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 622 students
3201 68th St E
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
(651) 306-7400 0.7 K-5 622
- South Saint Paul Kaposia Education Center Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 810 students
1225 1st Ave S
South Saint Paul, MN 55075
(651) 451-9260 1.3 PK-5 810
- Newport Newport Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
851 6th Ave
Newport, MN 55055
(651) 425-4301 1.3 PK-5 298
- Saint Paul Fit Academy Grades: K-8 | 173 students
7200 147th Street W
Saint Paul, MN 55124
(952) 847-3798 1.6 K-8 173
The results are in from Education Week’s annual public school rankings – and Maryland schools take the top spot for the fourth year in a row.
A number of cases have recently been introduced nationwide regarding the use of Facebook and public school staff and students. We’ll take a look at the latest situations and ask once again where the line between public school and social media should be drawn.
How well are digital textbooks performing for students? We examine the move to digital textbooks, as well as the pros and cons of using online resources rather than traditional paper.