What is a Charter School?
In Minnesota, charter schools are tuition free, independent public schools that are open and welcome to all students no matter what ability or need. They are governed and operated jointly by licensed teachers, parents, and community members.
What is New City Charter School?
New City School is a Minneapolis Charter School rooted in the Responsive Classroom Philosophy. We are committed to school wide integration of social and academic learning and proud to feature multi-age classrooms with arts infused learning taught by passionate teachers in a truly caring, diverse environment.
The NCS Experience
Tuition Free * 30 Highly Qualified and CARING Staff * Excellent Test Scores (We do not teach to test!) * Leadership Opportunities for Every Student * Free/Reduced Lunches (for qualifying students) * Art and Music * Learning Matched to Your Child’s Needs * Free Busing in Minneapolis * Responsive Classroom * and Much More!
Learn more about the NCS School Experience at one of our Open Houses:
We are currently enrolling in K-8! We welcome you and your child to meet teachers, ask questions, and take a tour. Discover why New City School is a great school for your family! We have Open Houses from 5:00-6:30pm on the following dates:
- October 7th
- November 4th
- December 2nd
- January 13th
- February 3rd
- March 3rd
- April 7th
In addition to open houses, we conduct scheduled tours. Please contact Ms. Kim at 612.623.3309 to learn more information about our open house or schedule a tour. Scheduled tours will start in October every school year and end the last week of April.
New City School is a place where your child will learn and succeed! Our students’ scores prove it!