About Minnetonka Schools
If you are looking for a school district that's focused on world-class, child-centered excellence in early childhood, elementary and secondary education, you've just found it! The district is known for academic rigor, excellence in the arts and athletics, and choice and flexibility for students and families. Strong schools are vital to a strong community and serving the greater good is a key component of our mission.
The Minnetonka Public School District is among the highest performing school districts in Minnesota and the nation. Our district proudly serves families in all or part of 10 communities: Minnetonka, Chanhassen, Deephaven, Eden Prairie, Excelsior, Greenwood, Shorewood, Tonka Bay, Victoria and Woodland. In addition, students from 40 other Minnesota school districts attend Minnetonka schools through the state's Open Enrollment program.
Minnetonka High School graduates 97 percent of its students and 91 percent are college-bound. The Class of 2016 posted an average ACT Score of 26.7 and 79 percent of this class took at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) class during their high school career.
We serve approximately 10,400 students in grades K-12. Our students attend one of six elementary schools (grades K-5), two middle schools (grades 6-8) and one high school (grades 9-12). In addition, our birth-to-five Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) program serves families and children during the most critical early developmental years. In all, more than 20,000 learners of all ages take advantage of educational opportunities offered through Minnetonka Community Education programs.
Our Superintendent and administrative functions are housed at the District Service Center which is also the home to monthly School Board meetings. The School District is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors, elected at large in November of odd-numbered years. Each year our School Board adopts district goals which ensure our district remains focused on student achievement.
Our commitment to world-class, child-centered excellence
Our commitment to world-class, child-centered excellence means we can personalize each child’s education to meet his or her unique needs. Together, our communities and families provide incredible levels of support for the children and programs in the Minnetonka Public Schools.
You want an excellent education for your child. So do we. All of us in the Minnetonka Public Schools are committed to helping each student envision and pursue his/her highest aspirations while serving the greater good. We look forward to welcoming your family to our community and hope you will join us.