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Amy Barnard

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Sticky Faith at Minnehaha Academy

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 25, 2019

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Topics: Middle School, Upper School, Lower School, Academics, Cultivating Potential

French Students Take Home National Honors

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 18, 2019

Middle School French students have acquitted themselves very well again this year on Le Grand Concours (the National French contest).

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Topics: Awards, Middle School, Academics

Middle Schoolers Take Top Honors in National Latin Exam

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 17, 2019
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Topics: Awards, Middle School, Academics

Bitya Tefera: Home Again

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 14, 2019

Baccalaureate Speech 2019

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Topics: Upper School, Caring Community

Anna Pickerign: Faith in the Bigger Picture

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 13, 2019

Baccalaureate Speech 2019

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Topics: Upper School, Caring Community

Senior Honors: Class of 2019

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 12, 2019

Oh the places they'll go! 

The class of 2019 wasn't afraid of a little hard work, as evidenced by this year's Senior Honors Night. We're confident that each of these awards demonstrates much more than an Upper School achievement...the character and diligence that lead to the award is the foundation needed for future success. Congrats, Seniors!

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Topics: Awards, Upper School, Academics

Matt Doty: A Community of Unusual Love

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 11, 2019

Baccalaureate Speech 2019

Good evening everyone, my name is Matt Doty. When Dr. Crafton invited me to speak at this ceremony I was admittedly apprehensive at first. I didn’t know that I fully understood the prompt, nor did I know if I had anything to say.

I quickly realized that the issue wasn’t whether or not I would have something to say—I rarely run into that problem—but whether or not I could string together words with enough freshness and depth to strike a chord with a group of high school students. This task seemed far more difficult, and the thought of it rattled around in my head for a few days.

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Topics: Upper School, Caring Community

2019 Commencement Student Challenge

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 10, 2019

 

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Topics: Upper School

2019 Commencement Address: Kate Mortenson

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 6, 2019
Minnehaha Academy 2019 Commencement Address
 
Kate Mortenson
President and CEO
Minneapolis Local Organizing Committee
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Topics: Upper School

2019 Commencement Video and Photos

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 6, 2019

You've seen this experience of your Minnehaha Academy education through to its successful conclusion, here on this stage tonight.

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Topics: Upper School

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