Cadet of the Month – December

2018-02-21T17:09:48-05:00December 6th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Cadet Jose R. was selected by the Cadet chain of command as the Powell Leadership Academy's Cadet of the Month for the month of December. Cadet Jose R. is in the 9th grade and came to us from Sojourner Truth Academy. He currently maintains a 3.6 GPA and is one of the hardest working Cadets in the program. Cadet Jose R. plans to attend college after high school and is interested in studying engineering and/or business. He is eyeing the University of Minnesota or possibly schools in California. Cadet Jose R. is an avid soccer player. Please congratulate him when you [...]

Cadet of the Month – November

2017-12-06T10:57:04-05:00December 6th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Cadet Jose R. was selected by the Cadet chain of command as the Powell Leadership Academy's Cadet of the Month for the month of November. Cadet Jose R. is in the 9th grade and came to us from Sojourner Truth Academy. He currently maintains a 3.6 GPA and is one of the hardest working Cadets in the program. Cadet Jose R. plans to attend college after high school and is interested in studying engineering and/or business. He is eyeing the University of Minnesota or possibly schools in California. Cadet Jose R. is an avid soccer player. Please congratulate him when you [...]

Artistry at MTS High School

2017-11-17T10:15:58-05:00June 8th, 2016|Tags: |

A long established charter school in Minneapolis, MTS High School, put up a number of student artwork pieces for the enjoyment of students, staff, families and visitors. Teacher Dawn Segermark encourages students to take risks and continue their work, despite difficulties. "They learn how to use the tools of a graphic designer," she said. Persistence and the ability to see something through to the end are important. "It's really wonderful to be able to work with students in this environment. I've really come to love this school and my students."MTS Charter Schools - Small Schools and Big Futures. [...]