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Join our network of free public charter Minneapolis schools. We are an open-enrollment school.
The school Year 2024 - 2025 applications are now open.

Who We Are

Welcome to Hiawatha Academies! We are a network of tuition-free public charter schools in Minneapolis serving students from kindergarten to 12th grade. Our schools are located in the heart of Minneapolis in the Northrop and Seward communities.
Our Mission: All Hiawatha Academies scholars will be empowered with the knowledge, character, and leadership skills to graduate from college and serve the common good.
For over 16 years, Hiawatha has served diverse scholars with diverse needs. We create a K-12 school experience that disrupts educational inequity by ensuring a great school for every child.
Growing Learners. Growing Leaders.
  • 13:1 Student to teaching staff ratio
  • 101 Unique zip codes served
  • 100% College acceptance
  • >20 Student support services
  • 99% Of our scholars come from diverse backgrounds

Hiawatha Stories

Player Profile: Leslie Condo Duta Featured Photo

Player Profile: Leslie Condo Duta

Exemplary Leader and Midfield Maestro of HCHS Girls Soccer honored with athletic scholarship for her remarkable contributions and leadership on the field
Player Profile: Ari Flores Diaz Featured Photo

Player Profile: Ari Flores Diaz

The Heart and Soul of HCHS Girls Soccer, recently awarded a prestigious athletic scholarship for her outstanding achievements on and off the field