Friends School of Minnesota Blog

A Quaker school blog about progressive education.

First Day of School 2013-14

It’s a great first day! Here we go! The anticipation (and perhaps dread for some) is over, the school year has begun. I have spent the day circulating among classrooms, meeting students, and observing teachers and students set expectations for the year. There is a very positive energy in the air, and today, no one is absent! I know I am biased, but this is an amazing school full of.. Read More

First Day of Kindergarten: Lunch!

What a beautiful day to welcome our new kindergarten class. The seventeen new students spent the morning learning their new routines and getting acquainted. Then it was time for everyone’s favorite time of the day: lunch!