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Friends School of Minnesota is a K-8 progressive education school grounded in Quaker values. FSMN was founded in 1988 and is located in the Midway neighborhood of Saint Paul, convenient to South Minneapolis. We are a diverse community with students from a broad range of religious and non-religious backgrounds, including ten percent from Quaker families.

Our Students as Teachers

Throughout the summer, as we planned and replanned, and then planned again, we grappled with all sorts of questions. We came up with all sorts of answers, but most were only hypothetical. The first four days of school brought the real answers. Below is just a small sample of what I have witnessed in the […] Read more


Health Screening Form – Complete By 7:45am Each School Day

¬†FSMN Daily Health Screening Form […] Read more


Statement on the murder of George Floyd

As a school, we are shocked, outraged and heartbroken by the events unfolding in our community this week. George Floyd was murdered in Minnesota.  And we are Friends School of Minnesota.  We have students who live just a few blocks away from where this happened. Where violence, pain and brutality continue as I type. We are holding those students […] Read more


Purchase Your Yearbook

Yearbooks are $10 each. QuantityOne yearbook $10.00 USD Two yearbooks $20.00 USD Three yearbooks $30.00 USD Four yearbooks $40.00 USD […] Read more


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Our Mission

Our mission is to prepare children to embrace life, learning, and community with hope, skill, understanding and creativity. We are committed to the Quaker values of peace, justice, simplicity and integrity.

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  1. Community Meeting For Worship

    10/28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. No school (Prof Dev)

  3. Executive Committee

    11/03 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Plant sale meeting

    11/04 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


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