WELCOME!

 

 

Michael Dowling School, Urban Environmental Magnet is a K-5 environmental magnet school in the Minneapolis Public School District. We are an E-STEAM school (environmental, science, technology, engineering, arts and math) with a GLAD philosophy. Our school day is from 8:40 AM - 3:10 PM. Our student population consists of approximately 500 students. Our building principal is Joseph Rossow. Our unique historic school is located on 20+ acres of land along the Mississippi River in the Longfellow neighborhood of Minneapolis - 3900 W. River Parkway, Minneapolis 55406 - Contact us at 612.668.4410

 

 

NEWS AND UPDATES:

 

SCHEDULE OVERVIEW FOR MCA TESTING:

 

WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TESTING: https://sites.google.com/a/cf.k12.mn.us/parent-mca-information/home

 

April 25th through May 5th MATH

April 25th - 9:00 Rooms 111 and 112        

             10:00 Room 109

             3rd Grade small group

April 26th - 9:00 Rooms 111 and 112

April 27th - 8:55 Room 110                 

             10:00 5th Grade                            

             11:00 5th Grade                            

             1:00 5th Grade                             

April 28th - 8:55 Room 110

             10:00 5th Grade

             11:00 5th Grade

             1:00 5th Grade

April 29th - 10:00 5th Grade

             11:00 5th Grade

             1:00 5th Grade

May 2nd - 4th and 5th Grade make up as needed

May 3rd - 8:55 Rooms 103 and 108              

          10:00 Room 109                                

          10:00 3rd Grade small group                   

May 4th - 8:55 Rooms 103 and 108

          10:00 Room 109

          10:00 3rd Grade small group

May 5th - 8:55 Rooms 103 and 108 make up/finish    

          10:00 Room 109

          10:00 3rd Grade small group

May 9th - 5th Grade science practice

May 10th - 10:00 5th Grade                     

           11:00 5th Grade                                

May 11th - 10:00 5th Grade

           11:00 5th Grade

May 12th - 5th Grade make up/finish up

                                       

 

BIKE AND WALK TO SCHOOL WEEK IS MAY 9TH THROUGH THE 13TH

 

Get up and moving before school. Join us for the Spring Bike and Walk to school week. Ride or walk to school, air pumps will be available each morning to get your wheels ready! Amazing door prizes, come join the fun and feel good! If you would like to volunteer, contact Brenda Staloch brendajstaloch@hotmail.com, or 612.559.9356. Watch for a Volunteerspot in your mailbox next week.

 
                                                                  
 
 

MUSIC CONCERTS WILL TAKE PLACE THE WEEK OF MAY 16TH

 

Evening performance schdule is as follows:

 

Tuesday, May 17th for 1st and 4th Grade: 1st Grade will begin at 6:30, 4th Grade will begin at 7:00. In between each concert we will be having a Gallery Walk for parents and students to enjoy. This will consist of projects from class, artwork or other work chosen by the teacher to display.

 

Thursday, May 19th for 2nd, 3rd and 5th Grades: 2nd Grade will begin at 6:00, 3rd Grade will begin at 6:30 and 5th Grade will begin at 7:00. In between each concert we will be having a Gallery Walk for parents and students to enjoy. This will consist of projects from class, artwork or other work chosen by the teacher to display.

 

                                                                                               

 

SUPERINTENDANT SEARCH LISTENING SESSIONS:

If you are interested in attending one of the listening sessions for the upcoming superintendant search, you can follow this link for dates and times: http://board.mpls.k12.mn.us/uploads/listening_session_1of6_2.pdf

                                                                                    

 

Our students continue to shine at our awards ceremonies each month. Students earn awards from their teachers, lunchroom staff and bus drivers for following the rules, staying safe, being a kind and helpful friend and being an all around great Dowling student! Here are some photos from the past two ceremonies

 

 

 

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