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WELCOME!

 

Michael Dowling School, Urban Environmental Magnet is a K-5 environmental magnet school. We are an E-STEAM school (Environmental, Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) with a GLAD (Guided Language Acquisition Design) philosophy. Our unique historic school is located on 20+ acres of land along the Mississippi River in the Longfellow neighborhood of Minneapolis, and is a DNR (Department of Natural Resources) School Forest site. At Dowling, we provide a balanced, comprehensive program that maximizes each student’s learning. 

 

Scroll down for the latest news, or view upcoming events on our calendar at the right.  You’ll also find general location and contact information in the lower right corner of this page. Use the search field at the top, or the links at the left, to find out more about GLAD, E-STEAM, individual classrooms, and other details about Dowling School. Bookmark us and check back regularly for updates. 

EMERGENCY FOOD AND HOUSING FOR FAMILIES
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 12:40 PM

Emergency food and housing information is available below.  

DEVICE RETURN
Friday, May 22, 2020 8:15 AM

Students who are participating in summer programs, summer school or returning to MPS in the fall are encouraged to keep their device over the summer.

(SOMALI) SCHEDULE FOR PICKING UP BELONGINGS
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 11:30 PM

Salaan Qoysaska,

Waxaan ku soo dhawaanay dhamaadka sanad dugsiyeedka, waxaan rabaa inaan idinla wadaago faahfaahin kusaabsan goorta iyo sida aad usoo qaadan lahayd alaabta ardaydu ay kaga tageen iskuulka markii dhismayaasha iskuulka uu xiray gudoomiye Walz.

(SPANISH) SCHEDULE FOR PICKING UP BELONGINGS
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 11:30 AM

Saludos Familias,

Mientras nos acercamos al fin del año escolar, me gustaría compartir con ustedes algunos detalles de cómo ustedes podrán recoger las pertenencias de su de sus estudiantes; las cuales puede que hayan dejado dentro del edificio escolar cuando la escuela fue cerrada por el gobernador Waltz.

SCHEDULE FOR PICKING UP BELONGINGS
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 11:30 AM

Greetings Families,

As we approach the end of the school year, I want to share with you details on when and how you will be able to retrieve your student’s belongings that may have been left behind when school buildings were closed by Governor Walz.

KEEP YOURSELF INFORMED
Thursday, May 14, 2020 3:40 PM

Visit the Minneapolis Public School website.

Here you will find information about distant learning, COVID-19 Resources (meal pick up sites & mental health support), and the CDD.

DOWLING STAFF MISSES THEIR STUDENTS!
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 4:00 PM

Marker Pass  video

Staff on Dowling Grounds  video

TALKING TO YOUR CHILD ABOUT COVID-19
Monday, March 23, 2020 11:25 AM

How to Talk With Your Children About the Coronavirus

FREE TEMPORARY INTERNET SERVICE
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 5:15 PM

Free temporary services in response to Covid-19

USI opened their WiFi network in Minneapolis for those that may need temporary internet access.

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STUDENT LEARNING AND ENRICHMENT
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 9:15 AM

MPS has activities for families to help keep their children learning during school closures.

SCHOOL MESSENGER PREFERENCES
Friday, March 29, 2019 11:55 AM

The district has updated the system to allow all parents/guardians to receive notifications from SchoolMessenger.  

BEE HIVES
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 8:15 PM

New bee hive at Dowling School!