Welcome to Twin Cities International Elementary School!
We are excited to join the Pillsbury United
Communities(PUC) cadre of charter schools. Pillsbury United
Communities became the TIES Authorizer and educational partner on September 1,
2015. . With continued success in student academic progress and
with high support from our families, staff, and community, our school continues
its mission to provide the best education to our students. The link at the
bottom of the page will direct you to our annual report to the community
published each Fall. We are honored to have a dedicated school-wide
community committed to the continued success of our school.
charter school founded by educational leaders in the Metro communities, that
ultimately seeks to prepare students for successful and productive lives as
United States citizens while allowing them to retain their unique cultural
Mission Statement: It is the mission of the Twin Cities International Elementary School to provide a rigorous education in a culturally sensitive environment to all students enrolled. Founded by educational leaders in the Twin Cities communities, this public charter school is open to serve all students and ultimately seeks to prepare students for successful and productive lives as United States citizens while allowing them to retain their unique cultural heritage.
To continuously provide and teach a model of success for each and every student.
The Twin Cities International Elementary School visions teaching practices as both reflective of, and responsive to the needs of all students. Through staff development, teaming and collaborative efforts, continuous improvement initiatives are generated to ensure there is clear evidence to support movement toward mastery of content standards for all learners. Educational Staff utilize Individualized Student Learning Plans, the RTI model of Learning Interventions, ongoing formative assessments, and data record keeping and analysis to direct instruction that will best serve the academic needs of every student.
Students: Our school has an enrollment of 600+ students.
Organization: The school has a centralized administration led by School Director Abdirashid Warsame and a School Board comprised of teachers and community members.
Enroll: To enroll your student, please call 612.821.6470.