Type of School
Eagle Ridge Academy is a K-12, charter public, college preparatory school in the classical tradition, founded in 2004.
Enrollment – 2016-17
Students at Eagle Ridge Academy come from all over the metropolitan area, from as far north as Maple Grove and Robbinsdale, south as Jordan, west as Waconia, and east as Eagan. The majority of our students come from Eden Prairie, Edina, Bloomington, Prior Lake, and Minnetonka. We provide busing within a 15 mile radius of Eagle Ridge Academy.
|School of Grammar||K-5th||736|
|School of Logic||6th-8th||250|
|School of Rhetoric||9th-12th||248|
As a public charter school, Eagle Ridge Academy accepts all students if there are seats available.
84 faculty members, 45% of the faculty have a Master’s Degree and 3% have a Doctorate
92% of faculty offered a contract agreed to return for the following school year.
ACT Averages – Class of 2016
Average composite score – 25.9
Advanced Placement Testing, 2016
In 2016, 77.5% of students taking the Advanced Placement (AP) tests, earned a 3 or higher. Students with such a score qualify for credit or advanced placement at many leading colleges and universities.
Minnesota State Test
Lower School – 8:00am to 3:00pm
Upper School – 8:00am to 3:09pm
After School Care – The Eagle’s Lair (TEL) Program
TEL is a high quality after school program hosted at Eagle Ridge Academy for K-6 Eagle Ridge families. The hours of operation are 3:00-6:00pm during scheduled school days. Students are provided with small group homework help, snack, art projects, and physical activity.