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Preparing children for the
life they are to lead in the world

Emily Grey is a small elementary charter school located in northeast Minneapolis. Our diverse group of students learn in a safe, mulitcultural community created by caring and effective teachers, nurturing staff, and involved parents. Students at Emily Grey develop:

Strong academic skills
The Core Knowledge Sequence provides our teachers and students with a strong framework for learning and a wealth of resources. Learn more...

Confidence in themselves and a passion for learning
Through teaching approaches that are, collectively, called Accelerated Learning the staff at Emily Grey address the social and emotional sides of learning. When children believe in themselves and know that they can learn, learning becomes a very positive experience. Learn more...

A sense of community and responsibility through service learning and environmental education
Volunteer activities, field trips to the Audubon Center in Sandstone, a school garden and a recycling policy help our students to understand what it means to be part of a larger community. Learn more...

Our Vision and Mission

Emily Grey Accelerated Charter School will produce students who are confident, caring, creative, and knowledgeable leaders in the global society in which they live.

Our mission is to provide a quality education for students through an authentic belief in their natural talents, supported by a strong core curriculum, delivered by an active, experiential and joyful instructional practice, in a cooperative learning environment that considers cultural differences to be assets to the community.