Public Meeting on Monday Regarding Plans for Howe School

There will be a public meeting on Monday regarding Minneapolis Public School’s plans to renovate and reopen Howe School. The Howe School building has been unoccupied since 2005 and has had the heat turned off for the past two to three years. Minneapolis Public Schools to renovate and re-open Howe for the Fall 2013 school year. The student population will be grades 3, 4 & 5, with a planned capacity of 285 students. It will be linked with the nearby Hiawatha Elementary School, sharing the Principal and key administrative staff.

Minneapolis Public Schools has submitted land use applications in order to reestablish the school. In addition to Monday’s meeting, there will be a public hearing before the Planning Commission on Monday, October 1st, at 4:30pm (additional details here: Howe School notice).

If you are interested in learning more about plans for Howe School, come by for all or part of the meeting on Monday.

What: Public Meeting Regarding Plans to Reopen Howe School
Date:  Monday, September 17
Place:  Hiawatha School (4305 E 42nd St)
Time:   6:30pm – doors open
6:45 – brief presentation
7:00 – questions
7:30 – wrap up