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March 28 2019

Three members of our program team traveled to Dallas, Texas for a national gathering of 20 school districts who have received capacity-building grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s To and Through Advising Challenge.

March 18 2019

With June graduation on the horizon, Amisha is planning to attend Minneapolis College or the University of Minnesota to study nursing or criminal justice this fall.

February 19 2019

Amy Mexquititla Perez recognized for her leadership and passion for serving young people and her community  

February 6 2019

MPS staff - nominate a colleague for a 2019 MELA grant!

MELA provides up to $75,000 in total grants annually for projects that impact student achievement and improve our school communities.

October 26 2018

These companies join 41 other local businesses and organizations as our 2018 Community Partners