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Cardboard City at Our Earth Day Celebration.

Earth Day Celebration Thanks!

Thank you to donors of gifts & prizes that helped make our Earth Day Celebration a hit.


Inspire Studio- Kari Kraft 

Flower House

Plants & Things 

Sherburne Soil & Water 

Cub

Elk River Home Depot 

Central MN Medical Message 

Janell Johnson Thiele 

Tractor & Supply 

Ruby Belle Designs 

Steve's Nursery 

Walker Farms

Rocky Martin 

Andrican Family

Elk River Coop

Linda Fieke from Young Living

Maritza Pechan & Family


And to all the people behind the scenes who made it happen.  We hope to build on the event next year!  

Earth Day Celebration

Sunday, April 22, 2018 is Earth Day and we're having a party.  Come get your hands dirty, learn about our school, as well as conservation and other fun activities for everyone.  


Noon to 2 PM | Lions Park | Elk River, MN

We Will Be Hiring

We'll soon be actively searching for licensed teachers with Montessori training for our school.  If you know of anyone interested, you are welcome to let them know about us and have them send us a hello.  


If you're a licenced teacher looking for additional training in Montessori, we may have scholarships available!  Find out more about certification here: 

https://www.stkate.edu/academics/graduate-degrees/academic-programs/maed-am2

New Position Available!

We have a new opening for a board secretary. If you're interested in helping to make this NEW school a reality, please join us with your talents! Send a note to us today!

At the June Meeting

At the June, 2017 Board Meeting, the contract with ACNW as our authorizer was approved, and will be submitted to the charter authorizer.  Pictured is the board at this meeting.

We Are Authorized!

We've been approved by the Audubon Center of the North Woods, Charter School Division.    


Charter schools are open to all students and offer a unique educational program where students can expect to receive a quality education based on results. The primary purpose of charter schools in Minnesota is to improve learning achievement for all students and strive for the world’s best workforce.

For more information see the Minnesota Department of Education.