Type of School
Eagle Ridge Academy is a K-12, charter public, college preparatory school in the classical tradition, founded in 2004.
Enrollment – 2019-20
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
|School of Logic
|School of Rhetoric
As a public charter school, Eagle Ridge Academy accepts all students if there are seats available.
For the 2019-2020 academic school year, the student to teacher ratio was 14:1.
156 faculty members, 36% have Master’s or Doctorate Degree. 91% of faculty offered a contract agreed to return for the following school year.
We do not yet have updated ACT information for 2020.
In 2019, Eagle Ridge Academy was ranked #9 for average ACT score out of Minnesota’s 435 public schools, with an average score of 25.6 out of 36. We consistently rank in the Top 10 in the state of Minnesota for ACT scores.
Advanced Placement Testing
In 2020, 62.9% 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.
In 2019, 77.3% 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
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.