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Street Address 1381 Marshall Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104
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Phone 651-645-1000
Grades Served K-12
Enrollment # 1052
District # 4027
Congressional District 4
Legislative District 64A & 66A
Authorizer Osprey Wilds

Higher Ground Academy:
1381 Marshall Ave
St. Paul, MN 55104

Higher Ground Secondary Academy
1471 Brewster st.
St. Paul, MN 55108

Programmatic Focus

Multicultural, college preparatory


The mission of Higher Ground Academy is to prepare students to become successful, ethical, and responsible citizens who are ready for all the challenges of the twenty-first century. To that end, students graduating from the Academy will be college ready, stewards of the environment, and ethical citizens who value hard work, honesty, integrity, equity, and diversity.


Opened Fall, 1999

Awards & Recognition

MDE School Finance Award - 2016, 2019, 2020, 2021


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Samuel Yigzaw, Executive Director


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