Devyn Pittorf teaching a kindergarten class at Hiawatha Leadership Academy-Morris Park elementary school in the Morris Park area of Minneapolis.Photo: Joe Dickie/Big World Films, via Hiawatha AcademiesNew York Times.Opinion.By Conor P. WilliamsDr. Williams, a former first-grade teacher, is an expert on school choice and educational equityJune 2, 2018At Hiawatha Academies’ elementary school in [...]
Press Release MINNEAPOLIS – Hiawatha Academies’ Board of Directors is proud to announce Colette Owens, an accomplished educational leader from St. Louis, as its new executive director. Ms. Owens, a 15-year educator and administrator, will succeed Eli Kramer, who will step down from the position next month.“We are excited to welcome [...]
MINNEAPOLIS – On April 26, Hiawatha Academies invites families to learn more about its new middle school, Hiawatha College Prep-Northrop (HCP-N). The new middle school campus, which is set to open in the fall of 2018, will welcome 90 fifty grade scholars next school year, and will grow to a full capacity of 360 scholars in [...]
Hiawatha Academies has canceled school tomorrow, Monday, March 5th, due to the extreme winter weather forecast. 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 [...]
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 [...]

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