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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.

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


This is Not What I Signed Up For

It’s funny when my sense of honesty runs up against the expected norms of polite, Minnesotan culture. It is happening fairly often these days. Whether it’s on a Zoom meeting, a call, taking my life into my own hands at Costco or in those fleeting moments where I actually see another human mask to mask. The […] Read more


Buy Rare Plants and Hanging Baskets

Rare & Unusual Plant Sale (plus some Peonies!) After the cancellation of this year’s plant sale, we found ourselves in possession of a lovely pile of plants from the Rare & Unusual section, along with a significant number of herbaceous peonies from our perennials section.   Are you interested in providing a loving home for some […] 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

    01/27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. Plant Sale meeting

    01/28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  3. EAC meeting

    02/01 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. Executive Committee

    02/02 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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