Minnehaha Academy Blog

Preschool Christmas Pageant

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Dec 22, 2016 9:24:04 AM

Four-year-old preschoolers performed a beautiful Christmas pageant for family, friends and Lower School students in the chapel. It was a sweet reminder of the manger and child born long ago in Bethlehem.

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Topics: Lower School

Veteran's Day Service

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Nov 11, 2016 10:10:08 AM

Lower School students honored Veterans in a special chapel this morning. The service opened with the Pledge of Allegiance and an explanation of Veterans Day.

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Topics: Lower School

First Graders Learn About Brains

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Oct 19, 2016 1:40:35 PM

Visiting doctoral candidates Diana Wallin ('03 Alum) and Amanda Barks from the University of Minnesota's neuroscience program were special visitors to Minnehaha Academy's first grade classroom earlier this week.  

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Topics: Lower School, STEM

Charting a Course for Adventure - Celebrating Books in October

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Oct 13, 2016 9:47:09 AM

At Minnehaha Academy, kids get to dive deep into the world of books with immersive experiences that bring books to life in a new way! 

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Topics: Lower School

Be Grateful. Say Thanks. Celebrating the Minnehaha Academy Community.

Posted by Melissa Mortenson on Apr 25, 2016 9:53:17 AM

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It was a soggy, but upbeat start to Opening Hearts Week. Today we welcomed families at drop-off with muffins and a thank you for choosing and supporting Minnehaha Academy.

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Topics: Middle School, Upper School, Lower School

Uncovering History: Fourth Graders Deep Dive into States

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Mar 18, 2016 9:05:53 AM

Theodore Roosevelt, Rosa Parks, and some more of the greats from American history were brought to life by Minnehaha Academy's fourth grade students yesterday.

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Topics: Lower School, Academics

Filling Empty Bowls: A Fundraiser for Kids Facing Food Insecurity

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Mar 8, 2016 11:22:22 AM
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Topics: Lower School

Ice Skating at Minnehaha Academy

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Jan 22, 2016 10:00:00 AM

The four-week ice skating unit has begun at Minnehaha Academy! 

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Topics: Lower School, Athletics

Lower School Students Prepare for Christmas Concert

Posted by Rebekah Peterson on Dec 17, 2015 12:11:37 PM

Minnehaha Academy Lower School students (grade 1-5) spent the morning on final preparations for tonight's performance "Child of Christmas". 

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Topics: Lower School

5th Graders Spend the Day at JA BizTown

Posted by Melissa Mortenson on Nov 3, 2015 10:31:49 AM

Bankers, construction workers, real estate agents, radio announcers, postal carriers, grocers, consultants and more. Minnehaha Academy fifth graders got a taste of the business world through a unique opportunity called JA Biztown.  

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Topics: Lower School

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