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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.

Support Our Growers

By now, we’ve all heard that garden centers have been declared essential businesses by the governor. Some are already open, now that it’s warming up. Green Earth Growers, a primary supplier to Friends School Plant Sale that also has a retail store, opened today, and has set up online ordering with curbside pickup. They’re located […] Read more


COVID-19 — Most Updated Information

This page will have: – resources–including FSMN PIC support for families.– the most recent information sent to FSMN families. – past communication. Resources Note: this is not an exhaustive list of resources. We tried to gather a few key resources that may help. There are resources listed below for: A FSMN Community ResourceActivitiesHealth and WellnessFood […] Read more


How K-8 Is A Win-Win at FSMN

I usually leave my office door open. On some days, when all my time is spent writing emails, returning voicemails, and preparing for meetings, an open door offers my only connection to the goings on at FSMN. If you leave your door open, you start to feel the pulse of the building. There are loud […] Read more


Thanks to the Many People Who Support Our Students

This morning I watched Max in the hall with a kindergarten student on a “body break.” As he does dozens of times a week, Max created a fun activity – in this case, “Arms out, spin like a helicopter, now fly down the hall, now slow down and land, lower, lower, chopper blades back down […] 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. Lunch Bunch

    07/06 @ 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
  2. Executive Committee

    07/07 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Yearbook Club

    07/08 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
  4. Development Committee

    07/09 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


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