Top Minnesota Alternative Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 19 top alternative private schools in Minnesota serving 1,348 students.
  • Alternative schools typically provides a nontraditional education curriculum and falls outside the categories of regular, special education, or vocational education.

Top Minnesota Alternative Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Brightmont Academy
    Alternative School
    15624 Pilot Knob Rd #500
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952) 564-2164

    Grades: 8-12 | 8 students
  • Calvary Baptist Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    33525 Jefferson St Ne
    Cambridge, MN 55008
    (763) 689-4305

    Grades: Inquire with school | 15 students
  • 130 Howell St N
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
    (651) 646-9603

    Grades: PK-K | 50 students
  • Lakeside Academy
    All-boys | Alternative School
    100 Garrison Ave Ne
    Buffalo, MN 55313
    (844) 768-8336

    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
  • 1925 Nicollet Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 872-3626

    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
  • Nawayee Center School
    Alternative School
    2421 Bloomington Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 721-1655

    Grades: 7-12 | 50 students
  • New Dominion School
    Alternative School
    1111 28th St NE
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 433-1843

    Grades: 1-12 | 60 students
  • Prairie Creek Community
    Alternative School
    27695 Denmark Avenue
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 645-9640

    Grades: PK-5 | 69 students
  • Primrose School Of Eagan
    Alternative School
    4249 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55122
    (651) 994-1477

    Grades: K | 15 students
  • 2600 2nd St Sw
    Rochester, MN 55902
    (507) 424-2660

    Grades: PK-K | 100 students
  • 2303 124th Ct Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55449
    (763) 767-4222

    Grades: PK-K | 143 students
  • Primrose School Of Woodbury
    Alternative School
    10350 City Walk Drive
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 731-5333

    Grades: PK-K | 160 students
  • Pyc Alternative Schools
    Alternative School
    2301 Oliver Avenue North
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 522-6501

    Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
  • San Miguel Middle School
    Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    3800 Pleasant Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55409
    (612) 870-1109

    Grades: 7-9 | 60 students
  • Southwestern Youth Services
    All-boys | Alternative School
    401 W. Luverne St.
    Magnolia, MN 56158
    (507) 283-4425

    Grades: 5-12 | 21 students
  • Thief River Adventist Christian School
    Alternative School (Seventh Day Adventist)
    1004 Tindolph Ave S
    Thief River Falls, MN 56701
    (218) 683-1000

    Grades: 5-8 | 5 students
  • Trinity School at River Ridge
    Trinity School at River Ridge Photo
    Alternative School (Christian)
    601 River Ridge Parkway
    Saint Paul, MN 55121
    (651) 789-2890

    Grades: 6-12 | 255 students
  • Twin Oaks School
    Alternative School
    402 Western Ave
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 736-6035

    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
  • Westwood Early Childhood Center
    Alternative School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    9001 Cedar Lake Rd S
    Minneapolis, MN 55426
    (952) 545-5624

    Grades: K | 2 students
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