West metro school briefs: Minnetonka's Notre Dame Academy plans open house

  • Updated: January 28, 2014 - 1:42 PM


Interested in Notre Dame Academy? Open house set

Notre Dame Academy, a regional Catholic school, will host an open house from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Feb. 2. The community is invited to take a tour, visit classrooms, and meet with current parents and staff members.

Notre Dame Academy is located on the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church campus at 13505 Excelsior Blvd., Minnetonka. It serves pre­kindergarten through eighth-grade students.

In addition to an all-day kindergarten program, flexible two-, three- and five-day preschool programs are available. Notre Dame Academy also offers before- and after-school care, transportation to surrounding school districts and financial aid.

For additional information, registration materials or to schedule a private tour, go to www.nda-mn.org or call 952-358-3500.

Kindergarten registration deadline is Feb. 6

If your child will be turning 5 by Sept. 1, it’s time to register for kindergarten in Minnetonka Public Schools.

Parents may choose Chinese, English, or Spanish Immersion for their child. The deadline is Feb. 6.

To learn more, call 952-401-5000 or visit www.minnetonka.k12.mn.us/kin dergarten.


SFM Foundation taking scholarship applications

Local students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents can get some help paying for college from the SFM Foundation.

The Bloomington-based foundation is accepting applications through March 31 for scholarships of up to $5,000 per year for up to five years of schooling.

Students whose parents were hurt while working at a Minnesota or Wisconsin employer are eligible to apply. Recipients are chosen based on financial need and merit, among other factors. To download an application, go to sfm-foundation.org/application.

To learn more about the SFM Foundation, go to www.sfm-foundation.org.


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