Twin Cities International Schools is a K-8 charter school founded by educational leaders in the Metro communities. The school formerly operated as a K-4 school, Twin Cities International Elementary School and a 5-8 Grade school, Minnesota International Middle School. Twin Cities International Schools will prepare all students for future success in both school and life. With a rigorous standards based curriculum that challenges every student, we hold our community to high expectations in the pursuit of excellence. We help our students persevere and overcome obstacles that may get in their way. Through involvement in the community our students develop the character traits needed to become active and engaged citizens who will be ready to meet dynamic global challenges.