“Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.”
-General Colin L. Powell
The General Colin L. Powell Leadership Academy is a STEM – science, technology, engineering and mathematics – focused school with high academic standards and enriched with a commitment to leadership, academic excellence, discipline and service.
Located in Minneapolis, our mission is to motivate young people to be better citizens. Through our one-of-a-kind, college-preparatory, STEM-based and public education option, we offer students an engaging academic environment where military ideals inspire cadets to become better scholars, leaders and citizens.