MPSHome Alumni Calendar Contact MyMPS
bannerImage
Heritage Hawks

Welcome to Heritage Academy. As a school, we believe our students are best prepared to live in a world through: nurturing cultural values, traditions & language, & developing academic English skills and math.

Middle School Co-Ed Soccer
Middle School Co-Ed Soccer
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 2:20 PM

Registration for fall 2018 co-ed soccer opens August 27.  Online registration is available by clicking here.   If there are more than 15 students registered, the site will hold tryouts and provide refunds for students who do not make the cut. Registration makes the student eligible to participate in tryouts, but does not guarantee a spot on the team.

Games will be played at the National Sports Center in Blaine (1700 105th Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55449).  Each team will play 4 total games between September 17 and October 1 on Mondays and Wednesdays. View game dates, times and fields for your school on the Community Ed Website: http://commed.mpls.k12.mn.us/schedules. Practice schedules will be announced in September. Single elimination tournament play will be held on October 8 and 10, with a championship game on October 15.

Homework Help
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 2:00 PM

Tutors at the library

Free in-person tutoring for K-12 students. No advance sign-up needed.

2018-19 school year

Tutors available September 10 to May 23, except on holidays and school breaks.

Click below to see the schedule at each Minneapolis Library:

Homework Help schedule

Help Now

  • Free online tutoring for all ages.
  • Available on computers in the library or at home with your Hennepin County Library card.
  • Tutors are available online every day from 1 to 11 p.m.
  • Get help from a tutor in English or Spanish.
Somalis + Minnesota
Somalis + Minnesota at the Minnesota History Center
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 9:45 AM
Experience artifacts, photos, and stories of Somali history from Baadiye to Mogadishu to life in Minnesota today.

Explore Somali culture, from life in Africa, through the massive migration that began in the 1990s, to today’s large, well-established Minnesota Somali community. This exhibit was developed in partnership with the Somali Museum of Minnesota.

Minnesota History Center

3rd Floor Gallery
June 23, 2018—June 9 2019
Included with admission

 

School Supplies
Basic School Supplies
Friday, August 24, 2018 9:35 AM

 

BASIC SCHOOL SUPPLIES NEEDED:

Backpack
Pencils
Pens
Notebooks x 2 semesters
Loose Leaf Paper
Highlighter
Folders x 2 semesters
Colored Pencils
Kleenex for classrooms

 

New Students: Take These Steps to Enroll
Sunday, August 12, 2018 8:25 PM

Enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year is now open! We accept school requests year round. 

To enroll at Heritage Academy, or any Minneapolis Public School, first contact the Student Placement Center.

Call the student Placement Center at the following numbers:

English: 612.668.1840
Hmoob: 612.668.1840
Español: 612.668.3700
Soomaali: 612.668.3700

Multilingual Enrollment Information Line: 612.668.1842
Press 1 for English, 2 for Spanish, 3 for Hmong, 4 for Somali

Street Eats
MPS Street Eats Food Truck
Sunday, June 17, 2018 9:20 AM

The MPS Street Eats food truck will stop at parks, rec centers, apartment complexes and libraries throughout the city, serving FREE hot meals to youth up to 18 years old. No sign-up needed! Visit @MPS_StreetEats for locations.

Summer Eats
Summer Eats
Saturday, June 16, 2018 1:25 PM

Summer Eats Minnesota serves free healthy and delicious meals during the summer. It’s open to children up to age 18. Best of all, it’s simple and easy to participate.  

  • Download the FREE “Summer Eats Minnesota” app from your smartphone’s app store, and find serving sites near you!
  • Visit www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks for more information!
  • Text “summer meals” to 97779. Have your address ready and find the serving sites near you.
Quick Links
Mission & Vision

Heritage Mission

Heritage Academy is committed to preparing students for academic success through leadership in language, science, technology, engineering, and math.

Heritage Vision

Rigorous Curricula

Heritage Academy creates rigorous curricula that nurture students’ abilities to build a sense of discovery in all academic endeavors.

Working Collaboratively

Heritage Academy works collectively with our community to cultivate a welcoming school culture that values cultural heritage and encourages students to utilize both academic and heritage languages.

Global Citizens and Resourceful Learners

Heritage Academy graduates possess knowledge and skills that enable them to be college-ready, life-long learners, and global citizens.