News and Updates
Back to School Night at Prodeo Academy is happening soon!
Start the school year on the right foot by coming to your school's Back to School event! Please see below for important information about these events and please plan to attend the event at your scholar's campus.
Prodeo Academy - Minneapolis will host its Back to School Night event on Monday, August 20, 2018, from 3 pm to 6 pm, at the Minneapolis campus (620 Olson Memorial Hwy., 55411).
It is important for all families to attend this informational event -- families who are new to Prodeo AND families who are returning to Prodeo -- please plan to come. At Back to School Night, you'll receive information about bus transportation, meet your scholar's teachers and principal, purchase uniforms, and more. Kids are encouraged to come along, too!
Don't forget to bring along your school supplies! Antibacterial hand sanitizer, Clorox disinfecting wipes, student scissors, 5 glue sticks, 3 boxes of Kleenex, Expo markers, crayons. (Click here for more information about Back to School Night in Minneapolis.)
Prodeo Academy - St. Paul will host its Back to School event on Monday, August 27, 11 am to 8 pm at the St. Paul campus (170 Rose Avenue West, 55117).
Our new St. Paul campus is excited to open its doors to families to share important information about the school year -- please plan to attend! Families will receive information about bus transportation, meet teachers, meet the principal, and see how we've gotten the school ready for the year.
St. Paul families are not being asked to bring in school supplies at this time.
We look forward to seeing you at Back to School night!
Prodeo Academy Elects New Board Members
Darrell Thompson and Ben Whitney were elected by membership to the Prodeo Academy Board of Directors during the Board election held at Prodeo on June 7, 2018. We are looking forward to working with them as newly-elected board members!
Prodeo Academy to Expand at New Saint Paul Campus January 30, 2018
On January 12th, Prodeo Academy’s affidavit was awarded by the Minnesota Department of Education, allowing Prodeo Academy to replicate its proven, high-quality academic model at a new campus in Saint Paul.
"On behalf of the Prodeo Academy Board of Directors, we are pleased our authorizer, Innovative Quality Schools, and the Minnesota Department of Education, approved our expansion into St. Paul," says Executive Director Rick Campion. "We’re excited to be able to provide families in St. Paul with a high-quality school option for their children."
The new school’s campus will be the educational facilities located at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 170 Rose Avenue West, St. Paul, MN 55117. During the first year the school will begin with pre-kindergarten through first grade, adding a new class each year until eighth grade, and growing to serve over 800 students. The new campus has enough educational space to accommodate the school at full enrollment, along with exciting auxiliary facilities, including a large cafeteria and two gymnasiums.