Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Minnesota charter schools are part of the state public school system, but operate independently, as a separate school district. All charter schools in Minnesota are tuition‐free and are open to and welcome all students, no matter ability or need.

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  • New Century School is located at 1380 Energy Lane, Suite 108, Saint Paul, MN 55108. Visit our contact page for a map and additional contact information.

  • New Century’s school day begins at 7:15 a.m. and ends at 2:15 p.m. The school year begins the last week in August, and goes through the middle of June. New Century School also offers summer and after school programs for students and families.

  • On average, we have 23 students per class

  • New Century students are required to wear uniforms.

  • Preschool – 10

  • Yes, our STEM program is meant for students in all grades.

  • In serving the needs of all students, we provide special education services as required by state and federal laws. Parents may request an assessment for their child to determine eligibility. That assessment will be administered by New Century Special Education professionals. Our teachers may also recommend assessment. A Child Study Team reviews the needs of each identified student before testing begins.