Friends School of Minnesota’s 8th grade capstone project “Love is Love: Defeat the Amendment” wins the New Media category of the Brooklyn Friends School’s Bridge Film Festival 2012 Judges’ Choice Award! Congratulations, 8th graders!
On April 12, Friends School of Minnesota 8th graders presented their capstone project “Love is Love: Defeat the Amendment” – a video about the issues surrounding the Minnesota Marriage Amendment and our community.
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, FSM 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.
As we prepared for our Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration, my kindergarten class had many discussions about Dr. King. Students asked important questions about race, identity, and values. My hope is to create an ongoing dialogue with students where they can freely explore, express, and appreciate their uniqueness and beauty, amidst their similarities and differences.
This week, my seventh and eighth grade Spanish students finished up our projects on Puerto Rico, recreating an open air market, Plaza las Americas.