Author - Sally Spreeman

Happenings This Week: Dec 16

UMA MS basketball team won their second game on Friday-way to go Otters!  -- UMA Board Meeting Tues 12/17 @ 4:45 pm -- Information Session for prospective families Tues 12/17 @ 6:00 pm -- Theatre Club Skit Crawl Thurs 12/19 with PTO Dinner @ 5:30 pm and Performance @ 6:30 pm -- Community Day Fri 12/20 -- Winter Break from 12/21-1/5

Happenings This Week: Dec 2

Community Friday Dec 6:  6th gr @ Como Zoo, 8th gr @ UMA for Youth Frontiers, 9th gr @ The Museum of Russian Art, 11th & 12th gr finish mural and library research --- Information Session about high school for current UMA 8th grade families on Saturday, Dec 7 @ 10:30 am

Holiday Resources & Assistance

St. Paul: Holiday Gift Assistance--https://www.neighborsmn.org/services/holiday-programs/ Food Assistance: Ramsey County White Bear Lake Food Shelf-The White Bear Lake Food shelf is taking registrations for food baskets until Thursday, December 8th. To register call the White Bear Lake Emergency Food Shelf Monday through Friday 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at 651-407-5310. Washington County Christian Cupboard– Please register in person on December 6th between 9-Noon. Open to residents of Woodbury, Maplewood south of I-94, Landfall, Oakdale, and Lake Elmo. Christian Cupboard is located in the Woodbury...

Happenings This Week: Nov 11

Give to the Max Week Monday, 11/11   Information Session for prospective parents 6-7:30 pm Theater Club after-school 4:30-6:00 pm Tuesday, 11/12   A Capella singing group 4:30-5:30 pm Wednesday, 11/13  Basketball Club 4:40-6:30 YMCA-DT St. Paul Thursday, 11/14  Dungeons & Dragons Club 4:30-6:00 pm Music Workshop 4:40-6:00 pm  Room 2106 Friday, 11/15 Community Day 7th & 8th grade at-school activity after lunch 12th grade Taylor Falls depart @ 9:30 am

Someone’s Cooking in the Kitchen with Dina!

Someone’s cooking in the kitchen with Dina and it’s UMA students.   The Edible Schoolyard Pathway is a hands-on experience in a real kitchen and in our new culinary classroom that now includes a cozy gathering space to socialize while eating.  In Culinary classes, students learn where food comes from, the history of ingredients, how to prepare wholesome and healthy dishes, and gain an appreciation for ALL food groups — including obscure vegetables students never thought they would eat! Since the...

Conference Time

We look forward to visits with families and students on Wednesday, October 15 from 1:30-8:30 (staff dinner break from 5:15-6:00 pm) and Thursday, October 16 from 8:30-12:30.  If a meeting time has not already been arranged, teachers will be available on a first come basis. Parking on surrounding streets is limited due to road construction.  Best option is to park at the Municipal 7A parking ramp on 13 W. Exchange Street, take the skyway or cross the street to...