Minnehaha Academy Blog

Chet Goes Viral: Dunks On Steph Curry

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Aug 8, 2019

It's always fun to see Minnehaha Academy students recognized for their achievements!

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Topics: Upper School, Athletics

Sophomore Runs Theatre Camp

Posted by Amy Barnard on Aug 7, 2019

Fifteen-year-old Zac Anderson pulled off quite a feat this summer when he decided to produce and direct a theatre camp for twenty-six 4th-9th graders. 

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Topics: Upper School, Fine Arts

Rebuilding 3100 Campus: An Environmentally-Conscious Design

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Aug 2, 2019

Minnehaha Academy Upper School is nearing its completion, and the environmental footprint is an important element of the construction and design of the new school.

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Topics: Upper School, 3100 Campus

What's Old is New Again

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Jul 19, 2019

The Minnehaha Academy community has been instrumental in the design of the new spaces for the rebuilt Upper School. From student input sessions, to feedback from alumni and neighbors, we are working closely with many constituents to bring the plans to life.

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Topics: Upper School, 3100 Campus

Prestigious Colleges Honor Five MA Juniors

Posted by Amy Barnard on Jun 27, 2019

Five prestigious colleges honored Minnehaha Academy students with book awards, presented at the end of the school year.

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Topics: Awards, Upper School, Exceptional Academics

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

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

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