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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. 

Fathering the Child with Special Needs
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:45 AM

MPS Cordially invites you to our "Dad's Group" to talk to other men about parenting your special needs child.

Dads, Grandpas, Uncles & Big Brothers are welcome to join!

This group meets the 2nd Monday of each month.

Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Where: Wilder School- 3328 Elliot Avs S (34th & Chicago) #2

Email Kris for further details and if attending with child: Kristin.Ferguson@mpls.k12.mn.us

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NEW SCHEDULES
Monday, September 2, 2019 4:35 PM

This year, Dowling students will follow a 6-day rotation for Specialist classes.  This means that each class will see one of the following Specialists each day:

DOWLING ALL SCHOOL PLAY DATES
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 10:20 AM

Join us every Thursday from 3-5pm in the Dowling Orchard (weather permitting).

COMPREHENSIVE DISTRICT DESIGN PLAN
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 10:35 AM

I am sharing a message from our district leaders regarding the Comprehensive District Design plan.

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!