Anishinabe Academy

Vision Statement: Educating and empowering through cultural revitalization. 

Mission Statement: We exist to engage urban Indigenous students by integrating and reclaiming Native American identities, cultures and languages through authentic academic experiences.


Upcoming Events
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 8:00 AM


Tuesday, May 9……..……NED Show

Wednesday, May 10……3rd grade to Fairgounds

Wednesday, May 10……National Bike to School Day (all week)

Wednesday, May 10……Hi 5 & Kdg Round up and Transition Day

Friday, May 12…………….All school assembly

Tuesday, May 16…………Elem to Children’s Theatre

Thursday, May 18…….…Last day of Beacon’s Program

Thursday, May 18….……Pow Wow

Monday, May 22………….Site Council and Family Engagement Mtg

Thursday, May 25………Track and Field Day

Tuesday, May 30…………4-6 grade to MN Historical Society

MCA Testing
Monday, March 06, 2017 9:00 AM

****Attendance is very important during MCA testing****


ACCESS for ELL Testing

We will administer the ACCESS for ELL March 9 & 10, 2017.

 MCA Testing

Anishinabe Academy will be administering the Reading, Math and Science MCA tests between April 10th and May 12th, 2017 as follows:

Reading Grades 6,7 & 8, April 10-14

Reading Grades 3, 4 & 5, April 13-19

Math Grades 6, 7 & 8, April 24 & 25

Math Grades 3, 4 & 5, April 26-May 2

Science Grade 8, May 8-9

Science Grade 5, May 8-10


The MCAs are state standardized tests that measure a student's proficiency on grade-level state standards. Students in grades 3-8, and 10th and 11th grade will take tests in the areas of reading (grades 3-8, grade 10), mathematics (grades 3-8, grade 11), and science (grades 5, 8, and upon completion of high school biology).


Cell Phone Policy for MCA Testing

Students may NOT use cell phones or any electronic devices at any time during testing; including during breaks. Possession of any such device during testing is a security violation. The consequence of a violation of test security may include the invalidation of test scores.

Cell phones should be turned off and safely secured with an adult or locked in a locker.



 MCA Ready Booklet

Update your contact preferences
Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:00 AM


Tired of getting calls on your cell phone, home phone and neighbor’s phone? Prefer emails or text messages? Update your contact preferences in School Messenger, the district’s communication system. 

Click here to learn about how to change your contact preferences.


After-School Programming
Tuesday, September 06, 2016 8:30 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.