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Below you will find a variety of resources that may be helpful for school teams exploring Community Partnership School status. While the CPS model is unique to Minneapolis Public Schools, it may be helpful to draw from examples of Innovation and Community Schools across the country. Please note, these links will all take you to external web pages which are not associated with MPS. The MPS Community Partnership Schools process does not mirror any of these models but they may serve as a launching point for planning. 

Models from Around the Country:

Community Schools

LAUSD Pilot Schools

Boston Pilot Schools

Massachussetts Innovation Schools

Denver Innovation Schools

Example Plans:

Renaissance Community School Innovation Plan 

Los Angeles Rover School Pilot School Plan

Other resources to get you started:

Springpoint resource page- Links to a variety of documents, tools, resources and webinars to inspire and assist your school team.

Developing Vision and Mission

How to Start a Community School

SWIFT Schools