Folwell School, Performing Arts Magnet

We strive to be a school of excellence with effective instruction and high quality staff who encourage all students to become responsible, successful learners in and through the arts. Please call us to schedule a school tour or a meeting with our school principal. We are eager to show you why we are proud of all that Folwell has to offer.

 

School hours for 2014-2015 are 8:40 - 3:10.

Safety Reminder/Recordatorio de Seguridad

Dear Families

A friendly reminder to please drop off your student(s) at the curb by door #7.  Please do not drop off students in the middle of the street.
Student safety comes first and our neighbors appreciate it as well.
 

Queridas Familias,

Estimado recordatorio a familias que por favor deje a su estudiate(s) en la esquina por puerta #7 Por favor no dejar a su estudiante en plena calle.
Seguridad del estudiante es lo primero y nuestros vecinos lo agredecen tambien. 

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Jonathan Edington and Deb Martel Honored With Award/Jonathan Edington y Deb Martel Honrados Con Un Premio
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 9:50 AM

Mr. Jonathan Edington and Ms. Deb Martel were among 105 MPS educators honored by MPS and the Minneapolis Federation of Teachers at the second annual Celebration of Teachers

El Sr. Jonathan Edington y Sr. Deb Martel están entre los 105 educadores de MPS honrados por MPS y La Federación de Maestros de Minneapolis en su  Segunda Celebración Anual de Maestros. 

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May Performance Calendar/ Calendario de Presentaciones de Mayo
Monday, May 11, 2015 12:40 PM

Folwell ends the year with many performances within the school and out in the community. 
*Note:  The May 27th evening concert has been cancelled.  Afternoon performance only (Chamber and Mariachi)

Folwell terminara el año escolar con muchas presentaciones en la escuela y en nuestra comunidad.  
Nota: El evento del 27 de Mayo ha sido cancelado.  Solo habra una presentacion por la tarde (Chamber y Mariachi)

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Coffee With The Principal- Wednesday, May 20- 8:30-9:30am/Café con el Director-Miércoles, 20 de Mayo-8:30-9:30am
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:55 PM

This will be final the Coffee With The Principal of the year.

Este sera el ultimo Cafe con el Director del año.

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Connections Mural Community Painting Party Schedule/Horarios de Fiestas de Pintar el Mural de Conexiones de la Comunidad
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:25 PM

The Connection’s Mural is community mural between Folwell, the Standish-Ericsson Neighborhood Association (SENA) and the Corcoran Neighborhood Organization (CNO).
The mural will be painted on canvas and then stretched onto the outside of the south side of our school (facing the playground).

Mural de la conexión es mural comunitario entre Folwell, la Asociación vecindario de Standish-Ericsson (SENA) y la organización de vecindario de Corcoran (CNO).
El mural será pintado sobre lienzo y luego se extendía sobre la parte exterior del lado sur de nuestra escuela (mirando hacia el patio de recreo).
 

 

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NO SCHOOL- Monday, May 25- Memorial Day/ NO HAY CLASSES- Lunes, 25 de Mayo- Dia Conmemorativo
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:10 PM

There is no school for students and staff in observance of Memorial Day.

No habra clases para los estudiantes y el personal por ser Dia Conmemorativo.

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Folwell's 3rd Annual Carnival- Saturday, May 30 11am-3pm/ 3er Carnaval Anual de Folwell-Sabado, 30 de Mayo
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 11:55 AM

It's coming! The third annual Folwell Carnival! This fun-filled event is open to the community. We will have games, prizes, a silent auction, entertainment, food and so much more! Come one, come all and bring your friends!

Ya se acerca! El tercer carnaval anual de Folwell! Este evento lleno de diversion esta abierto para la comunidad. Tendremos juegos, premios, una subasta silenciosa, entretenimiento, comida y mucho mas! Venga uno, vengan todos y traiga a sus conocidos! 

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Alice in Wonderland, Monday June 1- 2:00 and 7:00pm/Alicia en el Pais de las Maravillas-Lunes, 1ero de Junio 2 y 7pm
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 11:45 AM

 This K-4 musical is sure to be wonderful!

Esta musical de K-4 de verdad que sera una maravilla!

 

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3rd and 4th Grade Spotlight Performances- June 2 and June 3/Presentaciones de Enfoque de 3er y 4to Grado- 2 y 3 de Junio
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 11:35 AM

Come in and see what our 3rd and 4th Grade students have been working on during this Arts Specialists classes for 4th Quarter.

Venga y vea lo que nuestros estudiantes de 3er y 4to grado han estada trabajando durante su Especialista de Arte durante su 4to Trisemestre.

 

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Last Day of School and 8th Grade Promotion- Friday, June 5
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 11:15 AM

This is the last day of school for all MPS Kindergarten- 11th Grade Students.  We will have a promotion ceremony and reception for our 8th Grade Students and their families.

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Folwell Will Be A Community Partnership School/Folwell Sera Una Escuela Asociación Comunitaria
Monday, April 20, 2015 1:55 PM

The MPS Board of Education granted Folwell status as a Community Partnership School starting the fall of 2015.

El Consejo Escolar de MPS otorgó que Folwell sea una Escuela Asociación Comunitaria comenzando el Otoño del 2015.

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Fast Track Scholars for 8th Grade Students/Fast Track Scholars para estudiantes de 8vo grado
Monday, April 06, 2015 11:55 AM

This exciting program will give incoming freshmen the opportunity to meet your new high school classmates and begin earning high school credits.

Este emocionante programa dará a nuevos alumnos la oportunidad de conocer a susnuevos compañeros de escuela secundaria y comenzar a ganar créditos de la escuela secundaria.

 

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2015 MPS 8th Grade Family High School Registration Nights/2015 MPS Registracion de Familias de 8vo Grado Para Escuela Secundaria
Monday, April 06, 2015 11:15 AM

8th grade students and their parents should register for high school at their new school's registration night.

Estudiantes de 8vo grado y sus padres deberian de registrarse para sus escuelas secundarias en su noche de registracion de la escuela. 

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Parkway Pizza Fundraiser- 3rd Wednesday of Every Month
Thursday, September 04, 2014 12:45 PM

The diner benefits from eating delicious pizza and Folwell benefits from funds raised throughout the school year!