Friends School of Minnesota will have an admissions information table at the 2012 Midwest Family Equality Conference. Stop on by and say hi!
Twelve student films have been nominated for a Brooklyn Friends School’s Bridge Film Festival 2012 Judges’ Choice Award. Friends School of Minnesota’s 8th grade capstone project “Love is Love: Defeat the Amendment” is one of the three finalists in the New Media category. Congratulations, FSMN 8th graders! And the Nominees Are… Narrative Integrity – Brooklyn Friends School Post Office Romance – George School The Journey of George – Brummana High.. Read More
Enjoy a gallery of Friends School of Minnesota 5th and 6th graders’ “Chalk Talk.”
Over the weekend, our school committee and staff participated in a retreat to work on diversity and inclusion at Friends School.
Last February, I had the opportunity to participate in the Educators New to Quakerism retreat at Pendle Hill, just outside of Philadelphia. Pendle Hill is a Quaker study center that offers various programs in a community guided by Quaker testimonies.
Friends School alumni parent Pauline Brunette Danforth’s “True North” is a lovely essay about enduring friendship and loss. It is published by the online magazine Quiet Mountain: New Feminist Essays.
Congratulations to Friends School of Minnesota 8th grader Emma Deschamps and FSMN alumni Will Wharton for their wins at the Minnesota State High School Fencing Championship.
Friends School of Minnesota parent Kelley Garry and her son Oscar persevere to re-create their favorite smoothie: the Ginger-Lime Tango (recipe included) – as published in The Mix (A Twin Cities Natural Food Co-op Publication).