Building a solid foundation for student success.

The Best Academy is a K-8 school founded on the belief that “all of our children can excel if given the time and support that they need.” Best Academy is a high-performing K-8 public charter school transforming north Minneapolis through education. 



Find out about our gap-closing approach to education. We don't just beat the odds, we've raised the bar! 

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  • Family Fun Night: Thursday, May 23, 2019

  • No School: Monday, May 27, 2019

  • Best Academy Board Meeting: Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 5:30pm-7:30pm (Library)

  • 8th Grade Graduation: Monday, June 3, 2019, 5:30pm-7:30pm

  • Last Day of School: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

  • 2019-2020 Parent Orientation: Thursday, August 8, 2019

  • 2019-2020 School Year Begins: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 (3rd-8th Grade Scholars), Wednesday, August 14, 2019 (1st-2nd Grade Scholars), Thursday, August 15, 2019 (Kindergarten Scholars)