The 2017 Private & Independent

Education Awards

The Minnesota Independent School Forum is proud to host the ninth annual Private and Independent Education Awards. This celebration recognizes the excellence found in Minnesota’s private and independent school community. The individuals, organizations, and programs recognized at the awards celebration exemplify the strengths of our schools, the support of the community, and the many notable efforts to improve K-12 education in Minnesota.

Sunday, April 30, 2017
Woulfe Alumni Hall
Anderson Student Center
University of St. Thomas-St. Paul

4:00-4:45 PM
Registration & Social Hour
4:45-7:00 PM
Dinner & Awards

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2017 Presenting Sponsor

2017 Award Recipients

BEHIND THE SCENES AWARD

Megan Hower
Carondelet Catholic School

COMMUNITY CHAMPION AWARD

Alums & Friends & Families Committee
Community of Saints Regional Catholic School

PROGRAM AWARD

AHA Way
Academy of Holy Angels

LEADERSHIP K-8 AWARD

Kate Wollan
Nativity of Our Lord School

LEADERSHIP 9-12 AWARD

Randy Kroll
Calvin Christian School

HONOR TEACHER K-8 AWARD

Jill Zastrow
Carondelet Catholic School

HONOR TEACHER 9-12 AWARD

Bonnie Larson
St. Paul Preparatory School

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here to learn more about becoming a Private and Independent Education Awards sponsorship partner and:

  • Support Minnesota’s only known state-wide recognition event for nonpublic education
  • Reach 450 private and independent schools in the state
  • Reach 7,000 educators teaching over 65,000 students
  • Reach an audience that includes school leaders, educators, board members, administrative teams, students, families, policymakers and community leaders.

2017 Premier Sponsor

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

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