Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ)

NAZ exists to permanently close the achievement gap and end generational poverty in North Minneapolis. Together with our partners, we are supporting hundreds of low-income families as they put their children on a path to college.


Data Shows MCA Scores are Higher with Length of NAZ Enrollment

Early results show NAZ-enrolled students are “turning the corner” in efforts to close the achievement gap in North Minneapolis.


NAZ Enrollment is Increasing

As of year-end 2014, NAZ has 739 families with 1,735 children enrolled!