Whether to attend a meeting or while giving a tour to a potential partner for our schools, one thing I always take pride in highlighting is the work of our para-professionals. They are usually roaming the hallways, busy providing one-on-one services to some of our scholars with very unique needs. Their [...]
Joyce Preschool will offer a program at HLA-NorthropMinneapolis, MN – (Jan. 22, 2018) – Hiawatha Academies and Joyce Preschool will join forces next fall as Joyce opens a new preschool program at Hiawatha Leadership Academy-Northrop.Hiawatha Academies and Joyce Preschool have been exploring the possibility of a partnership for the past two [...]
Hiawatha Academies has canceled school Tuesday, Jan. 23rd due to extreme winter weather conditions. This means the following activities and programs are canceled:• Classes and programs in all schools• All after-school and student programs (including extra-curricular activities, athletics, field trips, and school events)• All meetings scheduled at Hiawatha Academies buildingsCanceling school [...]
Media Contact: Ambar Cristina HansonChief External Relations OfficerCell: 612-239-1893ahanson@hiawathaacademies.org Hiawatha Academies Executive Director to resign Search begins for new Executive DirectorMinneapolis, MN – (Dec. 18, 2017) - Eli Kramer has announced that he will resign from his role as Executive Director of Hiawatha Academies effective June 2018. The search for his successor will [...]
PRESS RELEASE September 29, 2017 By Ambar Hanson– This Thursday, Hiawatha Academies was awarded $1.87 million dollars from the U.S. Department of Education through the Expanding Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Program (CSP) grant. Hiawatha Academies was one of 17 high-quality charter schools across the country awarded the CSP grant. This grant was created through the [...]
Over the past five years, Hiawatha Academies has embarked on a journey to engage families as partners in the work to close the opportunity gap. This year, the network took further steps into this journey by enhancing its Family Academy to include topic areas differentiated by grade levels, engaging families in [...]

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