Great River School is a junior high and high school community of parents, adolescents and teachers. It is a Minnesota public charter Montessori school that offers an International Baccalaureate program for students in grades 11 and 12. The school offers special education and transportation services, as well as conducts parent conferences. Great River School maintains various clubs and organizations, including school newspaper, yearbook, photography, cycling, and jazz and rock, as well as has political groups. It also administers sports activities, such as soccer, volleyball, basketball, Frisbee, softball and baseball. The academy is comprised of more than 30 faculty and staff members. It is located in St Paul, Minn.