Friends School of Minnesota alumnus Henry Hitchler (FSMN Class of 2013) will be in Central High School Drama Board’s production of Little Shop of Horrors. Central High Senior High School presents Little Shop of Horrors: “Seymour Krelborn is an unlucky orphan working at an unsuccessful flower shop on Skid Row, when a solar eclipse reveals a mysterious plant that turns his whole life around–especially when he realizes that it eats people. You’ll laugh,.. Read More
Since 2000, Friends School of Minnesota has graduated nearly 200 alumni who are out in the world carrying out the mission of the school. We caught up with Matt Chrastek (FSMN Class of 2004) as he heard that he will receive a Peace Corps Master’s International assignment next summer.
Three Friends School of Minnesota alumni took to the stage on November 22 and 23, 2013, as part of St. Paul Academy‘s production of Bertolt Brecht’s Caucasian Chalk Circle. Written in 1944 and first performed at Carleton College, this dark and complex play is ultimately a fable about land ownership told through a dispute over parentage of a child. In the play, set to original music, Evan Leduc (FSMN Class.. Read More
Congratulations to Friends School of Minnesota alumna Emma Deschamps (Class of 2012)! Emma competed in the cadet (under 17) qualifiers for the Junior Olympics for the State of Virginia. She took first place with a very strong showing. The Junior Olympics are in Portland, Oregon in February. She is excited to compete for her new club, The DC Fencers Club (DCFC) in Washington, D.C. We love to hear from.. Read More
Last Saturday, 30 Friends School of Minnesota students, teachers, alumni, and parents spent the morning raking leaves to help senior citizens in our community. The Hamline-Midway Elders organization identified neighborhood folks who needed a hand with their fall yard work. FSMN volunteers gathered at the school, rakes in hand, and got to work. Two crews spent four hours tidying five yards and hauling mountains of leaves to the compost. .. Read More
Congratulations to Friends School of Minnesota’s Class of 2013! Our 18 graduates will be attending eight senior high schools in the Twin Cities: Highland Park High School, St. Paul (9 students) St. Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists (2 students) Central High School, St. Paul (1 student) Como Senior High School, St. Paul (1 student) DeLaSalle High School, Minneapolis (1 student) St. Paul Academy and Summit School, St. Paul (1 student) St. Paul Preparatory.. Read More
Last weekend we helped nine Girl Scouts learn our model of conflict resolution. They will use the process on a trip with 36 high school girls to visit historically black colleges.
Congratulations to Friends School of Minnesota alumni Emma Deschamps and Will Wharton who both took third place in their individual events at the 2013 Minnesota State High School Fencing Competition!