Public Charter Schools are their own school district and are free for all families to enroll.  To learn how your student may benefit from attending Aspen Academy, please join us for an Aspen Academy school tour. In one hour, we will take an interactive tour of the school and provide more information and details about how Aspen Academy could be the best fit for your family.

To sign up for a tour, please consult the calendar below and select a date to tour our school. We look forward to hosting you.

Video: A Year At Aspen


2020 Fall School Tours

 We are excited to share Aspen Academy with you! We will have up to 8 families per tour. Please limit your visiting group to no more than 3 people so we can keep the group small.  If you need more people, please email christi.heitzman@aspenacademymn.org. On arrival, please check in at the front desk. You will need your temperature checked with a non-touching thermometer. Face coverings are now required for everyone Kindergarten and up. Thank you! We look forward to seeing you!

Please note, due to deep cleaning safety protocols, we can not have any evening tours this fall. Due to state mandates limiting visitors during school hours, we also can not have any tours on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays. We sincerely apologize  for any inconvenience.

2020 Winter School Tours



Lottery Process

We are required to do a lottery by law if we have more applications than slots. It is a separate lottery by each grade. It is a new process each December, and we cannot carry wait lists from year to year. We cannot accept future year’s applications.


Please take a moment to review our Lottery Procedure for more information.


Have you taken the tour and decided that Aspen is the place for your student? Congratulations! We are happy to assist you in the enrollment process further. The application is currently not active/open.  See information below depending on what year you are applying for.

2020/2021 School Year:  If you are interested in transferring to Aspen, we do have availability in certain grades.  Please contact our enrollment office for next steps, enroll@aspenacademymn.org.  Or 952-226-5940, ext. 170.

2021/2021 School Year:  The application is available below.

October 1-2021/2022 Application is released

December 22 noon deadline-All applications received by this date/time will be included in our lottery.  Any applications received after the deadline will be placed after the lottery is completed.

January 5, 2021 4:30 p.m.-Public Lottery