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8th Grade Capstone Project is Finalist for the Bridge Film Festival 2012

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

Fencing Champs!

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. 

Doing the Ginger-Lime Smoothie Tango

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).