Anishinabe Academy, a Minneapolis Public School, is a school focusing on high academic achievement through Native American culture and language. We welcome and invite families and students of all cultures.

MCA Testing
Thursday, March 24, 2016 9:00 AM

MCA testing is scheduled from April 11 through May 20th.  Please click on the links below for details. 

Spring Testing Schedule

MCA Ready Booklet

End of 3rd Quarter & Spring Break 2016
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 1:30 PM
  • Thursday, Mar. 24 - Last day of the quarter.
  • Friday, Mar. 25 - No school, record-keeping day.
  • Week of Mar. 28 - Spring break; school resumes Monday, April 4
Survey input needed
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 11:25 AM

We’re doing our annual review of the middle school sports program and we’d like to get your input. Please complete this short survey.

Spring Break Session 2016
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:45 AM

Spring Break Session (formally known as Spring Break Academy), is returning for a third year. This free K-8 program aims to accelerate academic progress for qualifying students and provide an engaging, educational experience during the school holiday. The session will emphasize core subjects, while also providing enrichment opportunities that make learning exciting. 

Some highlights include:

  • Small class sizes
  • Individualized learning
  • Enrichment activities
  • Field Trips
  • Free transportation, breakfast and lunch

Please contact our school office if you have not received the information for spring break session.

Bus Behavior
Sunday, October 25, 2015 9:10 AM

The Minneapolis Public School system provides bus transportation for your child to and from school. It is necessary to have established rules and regulations designed to protect the welfare of the child. Every child, regardless of age, will be responsible for following these rules. 

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Extended Day Programming - GEMS/GISE
Monday, October 05, 2015 7:10 AM

Anishinabe Academy welcomes GEMS & GISE as part of our Extended Learning Program for the new school year.  Fall of 2015 students will be engaged in learning the engineering design cycle through robotics and First Lego League.  

The GEMS and GISE programs are award-winning science programs that energize our students' excitement about the possibilities in cutting-edge science. We value the talent and innovation the programs developers and teachers bring to the Minneapolis Public Schools.

After-School Programming
Sunday, September 06, 2015 9:30 AM

The after school program is about to begin.  Check with your child's teacher for information..   Students who are enrolled stay after school and receive bus transportation home after Beacons.  Beacon centers transform schools into active youth centers afterschool and in the summer, providing free high quality youth development opportunities to the students of Sullivan and Anishinabe schools.

Important Athletics Update
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 9:15 AM

This year, the MPS District Athletics department has made some changes to the middle school athletics program. This change will allow 7th & 8th Anishinabe students the opportunity to play all high school sports offered at their home school under the guidance of each High School Athletic Department.  Please see our athletics page on the left side for more information.

Control How MPS Contacts Your Family
Saturday, August 23, 2014 10:00 AM

SchoolMessenger’s Contact Manager lets you control the ways you want to be contacted by Minneapolis Public Schools. Learn more about how to set up and manage your contact preferences online.