Minnehaha Academy Blog

Tommy Boyd '10 Goes Beyond Comfort

Sled Dog Rides for Preschoolers [Photos & Video]

A Caring School Environment in the Twin Cities

Visiting Minnehaha's Upper School [Photos]

Lisa (Hubers) TerHaar '88

Michelle (Lee) Thompson '86

A Spectacular Revival: The Minnehaha Fundraiser

Nathan Stromberg's '96 Art Celebrates History of Upper School

Discover a New Story: Building Empathy Through Cultural Field Experience

Selfless in a Selfie World

Basketball: Minnehaha Academy v. Sierra Canyon [Photos]

Baby Jesus Play [Photos]

Preschool Christmas Concert [Photos]

Stephen Swanson '63

Eli Aronson '17

Yearbook Staff Awarded by International Journalism Honor Society

Ruth Berg and John Carlson Honored During Window Installation

Mary Meyers '61: An Unexpected Opportunity to Give

The Great Gingerbread House Project

Minnehaha Receives AIA Honor Award

Casey Franklin '87

Jenny Johnson '99

Courtney (Anderson) DaCosta '99 Comes Full Circle

Preschoolers Deep Dive Into Ocean Unit [Photos]

Connor Wray '10

Lara Hammel '86

Lower School Book Parade: Celebrating Stories!

Matt Pryor '11 on Coming Home to Basketball & Minnehaha Academy

Upper School at Minnehaha [Video]

Upper School Campus [Photos]

Barbara Chapman '83

Andy Birdsong '05

Camino Adventures: Q&A

Giving Back: Alumni Make the Classroom

Cheryl Marker '95

David Anderson '67

Student-Led Book Fair Marketing

Building Dedication: A Service of Remembrance and Hope

Together We Rise: Building Dedication Video

3100: Home at Last

Upper School Pep Fest [Photos]

Lower and Middle School Homecoming Pep Fest [Photos]

Tim Carlson '91

Janet (Valine) Larson '46

Alexander Ramos '15 on Learning to Challenge Himself

Minnehaha's First Day of School: In the News

Zoey (Cohen) Leege '97

Elaine Ekstedt '69

Chet Goes Viral: Dunks On Steph Curry

Sophomore Runs Theatre Camp

Rebuilding 3100 Campus: An Environmentally-Conscious Design

Kirk Militzer '80

Nate Stromberg '96

Jonathan Keller ('05) and Spencer Howell ('05) Find Their Calling in an Unlikely Space

What's Old is New Again

Linda (Swanson) Wismer '70

Preston Anderson '07

Stephanie Williams O'Brien '01 Chooses to Stay Curious

Sora Oh '03

Tom Kamp '79

Prestigious Colleges Honor Five MA Juniors

Sticky Faith at Minnehaha Academy

3100 Campus Tree Planting

Don DuBois '82

Jack Albinson '50

French Students Take Home National Honors

Middle Schoolers Take Top Honors in National Latin Exam

Bitya Tefera: Home Again

Anna Pickerign: Faith in the Bigger Picture

Senior Honors: Class of 2019

Matt Doty: A Community of Unusual Love

2019 Commencement Student Challenge

2019 Commencement Address: Kate Mortenson

2019 Commencement Video and Photos

Holly (Larson) Abramson '08

Brian J. Anderson '77

2019 Baccalaureate Photos

Upper School Latin Students Bring Home the Honors

Do Something: Design Thinking Connects AP English Skills to the Real World

Minnehaha Mini-Grant Recipients: Developing Resiliency and Growth Mindset

Faith & Learning: Community Cafe

Allan Law '62

Amy Bragg Carey '80

Minnehaha Lower School Students Shine at the Science Olympiad

Sandi (Monson-Flegle) Colaizy '68: From Creative Outlet to Studio 453

Katerina Misa '17: Getting Out of Her Comfort Zone

Diana Wallin '03

Brad Person '89

Middle School Career Day [Photos]

Steve Pontius '80: Ventures in Things That Matter

Minnehaha Seniors v. Faculty Basketball Game [Photos]

Minnehaha Singers Perform At Carnegie Hall

Basketball, Swim Pep Fest

NCAA Final Four: Full Court Press

Philip '49 & Barbara (Brandt) Weiler '55

Academics, Athletics, and the Arts: Junior Andrew Gives His Perspective

Minnehaha Students are Super Readers!

Lower School Students' Art Featured at Capitol

Andy Ness '97

Mark Stromberg '74

Louis Boyd '12

Mona Rae (Monie) '54 Larson

Science Teacher Emily Firkus: Semifinalist for Teacher of the Year!

Sled Dogs Visit Preschoolers! [Video & Photos]

Team Leaders: Alumni Jonathan and Kristen (Nelson) Olson in Business Together

Shining in Golf: Katie Detlefsen ('07)

School Closed February 20th

Alumni Mark Lind Lands at Adidas

Good News About Who Our Students Are Becoming, Pt. 2

Alum Peter Williams' Journey To Leadership

Good News About Who Our Students Are Becoming, Pt. 1

Minnehaha Academy: Bringing Our Past to Our Future

Bringing Science to Life Outdoors at Minnehaha Academy

Encouraging Reluctant Writers: Preparing Students for Success Part 4

Fine Arts Middle School Chapel

Algebra Starts in Kindergarten: Preparing Students for Success Part 3

A Strong Foundation: Upper School Bricks

Where They Go: Alum Karen (Aust) Tinsely Plays a Part in Saving Lives

Writer/Singer Edie Brickell Surprises Students During Their Bright Star Matinee.

Where They Go: Alum Emily Zoltai Impacts and Impacted by Quito, Ecuador

Preparing Students for Success Part 2: The Innovation Lab

Where They Go: Alum Tami (Palmquist) Moberg Creates A Place Like Home

Preparing Students for Success Part 1: The Jobs That Don't Exist

Minnehaha's Middle School Pep Fest [Photos]

Minnehaha's Lower School Pep Fest [Photos & Video]

Rebuilding 3100: Improving Sleep, Mood, and Other Things That Never Crossed Your Mind Through Outdoor Learning

Arena Sale: Thank You for 44 Years! [Photos]

How Students Learn to Read at Minnehaha Academy

Rebuilding 3100 Campus: Bird-Safe Window Glazing

August 2 Remembrance Service and Pillar Raising [Photos]

Alum Creates Opportunities for the Next Generation

Where They Go: Alum Ken Magnuson Tackles the World of Ethics

Where They Go: Alum Kristine McLean Lives With A Wider Vision

Where They Go: Alum Mimi Levin Combines Service And Law, Receives Award

Middle School Students Experience Italy

Alumni Meeting: The Spirit of Minnehaha Academy Will Go Forward

2018 Student Challenge

To Be Made Whole and Holy; 2018 Commencement Address

Student Theatre Team Brings Home the Honors

Senior Honors Night Showcases A Hardworking Class

2018 Commencement Photos

Preschool Butterfly Release [Photos]

Minnehaha Students Sing National Anthem at Twins Baseball Game! [Video & Photos]

Students Remember and Embrace Hope

Student Research Rockets Into Space

MA's Don DuBois and Karen Percich receive  MISF awards

Teacher Appreciation Tribute, by Nancy Cripe, Upper School Science Teacher

The Results Are In!

MA's Business Students Meet eMentors

Learning to Lead: Wyatt and Ms. Burton

Second Grade: Extreme Math Makeover!

Minnehaha Academy's Nordic Team Meets Jessie Diggins

Shooting for the Moon: ISS Team and Advisors

Kindergartners Discover the Fun of Planting

Making a Difference: Maddie, Helen, and Ms. Beck

Learning to Love the Flute: Stella and Mr. Delbow

Minnehaha's Annika Johnson is Headed to China

3D Printing: Curtis & Ms. Firkus

On Stage Together Again

Writing a New Story: Justin and Ms. Ulferts

Coding: Sophia and Ms. Anderson

Another Successful Blood Drive at the Upper School

Discovering New Music: Max and Ms. Benson

Upper School Musicians Shine

Upper School Band & Orchestra take Road Trip to Chicago

Former MA Student Visits French Class

Minnehaha Math Team Achieves Success at State Tournament

MA students volunteer to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

MA Families take part in Service Event

Madrigal Dinner is a Huge Success!

We have a State Champion!

Learning to Cross Country Ski

Students use creative movement as part of VocalEssence WITNESS Program

Minnehaha's Middle School Math Team Top 3 at Competition

Preschoolers Get Special Visit From Sled Dogs

On Parle Français? Oui! French Day at the Minnesota Zoo

Is Your Child's School a Positive Learning Environment? 4 Key Factors

5 Ways To Help Your Child Love School Again

Immersive Worship Experience: Calvin Symposium on Worship

Eighth Graders Learn About Upper School

A Minnehaha Miracle: The Super (bowl) Spectacular

Positive Peer Pressure: How Students Can Encourage Each Other to Be Better

Leadership Class Leads By Serving

Thinking of Switching Schools? 5 Things To Consider.

Developing Friendships - Lower School

Middle School Scientists Hands-On With Digestion

Top News Stories on Minnehaha Academy's Upper School

A Gas Explosion at Upper School: August 2, 2017

Arena Sale Success

Danish High School Students Visit Minnehaha

French Club Cooking Class and Piquenique Provençal

2017 Homecoming Court

The Story of a Sale

Reading to Kindergartners

It's Arena Sale Time!

Upper School Updates

Nathan Stromberg's Commissioned Art Unveiled at Lambeau Field in Green Bay

RESEARCH SCIENCE INSTITUTE:  Minnehaha Student Daniel Stein (’18) is taking part in this competitive program at MIT this summer

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Alumni Profile:   Nels Elde '91

Minnehaha Academy Boys' Baseball team is 2A State Champs!

Boys' Baseball Team Plays State Championship Game [Game Day Details]

Minnehaha Student Wins Business Essay Contest

Minnehaha Spring Sports Update: Tennis, Golf, Track & Field, and Baseball

2017 Commencement Address: Dr. Matthew Ridenour

2017 Student Challenge [Video]

Celebrating Minnehaha Academy Graduates [Video]

2017 Minnehaha Academy Commencement [Photos]

Who Goes to a Christian School?

Academic Achievement Awards

Minnehaha Students Win National Journalism Awards

Minnehaha Academy's Theater Duo: Fine Arts

Boys' Hockey Coach Hoekstra - Welcome!

Middle Schoolers Blast Off on New Adventures During BLAST Day

Opening Hearts Week: Say Thanks, Be Grateful

Heritage & Hope: Opening Hearts

Financial Literacy and Personal Finance: First Grade Students Learn From Business Students

Business Class Students Meet eMentors

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?  Alumni Profile:  Rick Post ‘80

Energy Expo - Eighth Grade Students Share Energy Research

Student Genius Team Lights Up the Internet

Things to Consider When Choosing a Private High School

Minnehaha spring play brings Shakespeare to life through “living paintings”

Why Send Your Child to a Christian Preschool?

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?  Alumni Profile: Holly Larson ‘08

Empty Bowls Project Raises $3,000 for Sheridan Story

Transferring to Minnehaha in Middle School: Sam's Experience

Kindergarten Readiness Checklist: Setting Your Child Up for Success

I Have a Dream: Students Share Their Dreams [Video]

Christian Education: How Can Christianity and Academics Intersect?

Cultural Field Experience: Exploring Cultures, Gaining Experience

Minnehaha Boys' Basketball:  State Champs!

Boys' Basketball in Minnesota State Finals

Meet Minnehaha Academy's Jalen Suggs

Electronic Addiction: What to Know About Your Child's Screen Time

Number 1 Seed Boys' Basketball Team Minnehaha Academy in State Tournament

Boys' Basketball State Tournament

Learning to Give is FULL-filling

Minnehaha Academy Junior Invited to Perform in Concert

Disrespectful Children: Understanding, Responding and Moving Forward

10 Reasons to Send Kids to a Christian School

How to Choose Summer Camps That Will Inspire Your Child

Ice Skating at Minnehaha Academy [Video]

How Parents Can Help Keep Gifted Children Interested in School

Girls' Basketball Conference Champs [Video]

Lights, Camera, Action: Student Directed Showcase

Thank YOU for a Spectacular Spectacular!

Safe Schools: How to Ensure Your Children Feel Safe at School

Morris Morrison: Listen to Your Heart

How to Help Your Child Achieve Academic Success in School

Boys' Basketball: A Winning Combination

Latin at Minnehaha Academy's Upper School [Video]

Kindergarten at Minnehaha Academy [Video]

Middle School Science at Minnehaha Academy [Video]

Minnehaha Academy Stands as a Beacon of Light and Love

Second Grade at Minnehaha Academy [Video]

The Value of Opportunities for Students

Where the Arts Can Take You

Academic, athlete and artist: Can students do it all and find success?

Music, Art, Theater and Language: Core to Whole-Child Development

Learning to Skip, Skipping to Learn: The Foundational Importance of ‘Physical Literacy’

What should we be telling middle school students about careers?

A Community Based on Respect and Interdependence

9 Tips for Remembering Information

14 Tips for Showing What You Know

8 Tips for Learning Something New

One Semester Down, One to Go

Minnehaha Academy: A Safe, Caring School Environment

MA Student Alex Cheng Finds Inspiration in Engineering and Music

Top Two Strategies for Keeping Kids Safe Online

Shedding Some Light On The Shadow Visit: How to Pick the Right High School for You

How Does High School Prepare Students for College?

How much sleep does a teen need to do well in school?

Is Latin a Dead Language?

Five Ways to Test Drive Your Child's School

10 Questions to Ask When Looking for a Preschool

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