Friends School of Minnesota Blog

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Love is Love: Defeat the Amendment

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. 

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

Regional History Day

Wow! We can’t express enough how proud we are of all of the 7th and 8th grade students. Our FSMN History Day was a success, and FSMN students did an outstanding job showcasing their hard work! Months of research and hard work were evident in each student’s project.