Tuttle and Pratt: more than a merger

Tuttle could close middle school, move K–5 program into Pratt building

At its March 20 meeting, the Minneapolis School Board issued its much-anticipated recommendations for schools to be closed at the end of this school year, in an effort to increase and equalize the educational opportunities offered to Minneapolis ...

Mpls school officials say Tuttle, Pratt schools must merge

At a community meeting at Pratt School in Prospect Park Monday evening, officials from the Minneapolis Public Schools said the decision had been made that Pratt would have to merge its program with that of its sister school, Tuttle Community School, in the Como neighborhood. The question, they said, is which building the combined school would be housed in.

Bridgeland sports teams make for memorable St. Patty’s Day

High school girls, U of M teams battled for state, league and national championships March 17

On a night when the U of M men’s wrestling team won its third national championship of the decade and the Gopher men’s hockey clinched the WCHA title with a jaw-dropping overtime goal, two Bridgeland high school girl’s basketball teams battled ...

Pratt School public meeting scheduled for Monday, March 19

Parents, residents and school representatives to discuss possible school closing

Concerned parents and residents invite community members to attend a meeting at Pratt Community Education Center, 66 Malcolm Ave. SE, starting at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, March 19 to discuss the possible closing of Minneapolis public schools. While ...

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Frank Gehry designs expansion for Weisman Museum

New wings “complete” architect’s original concept and add river-view cafe

U of M—Three new wings announced for the Frank Gehry-designed Weisman Art Museum (WAM) on the east bank campus of the university will add 50 percent more gallery space and a café overlooking the Mississippi River.

Gehry stated through a ...