Mar
23
9:00 AM09:00

Shadow Day

Prospective students can spend the day with a current LJA scholar and experience classroom life at LJA firsthand. It is helpful for families to take the time to tour LJA or attend an Information Session prior to signing their student up for shadowing, but is not required. This experience is intended for prospective students who are considering attending LJA and would like to learn more about our school.  Please call the school office at 651-414-6000 for more information or to schedule a visit.

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Mar
12
11:00 AM11:00

Spring Conferences

Every LJA caregiver is encouraged to attend conferences and scholars should accompany them if at all possible.  Families have two different options and may select the one that they prefer.  Open House style conferences are drop in times with no appointments.  Scheduled conferences are twenty minute time blocks with a team of teachers present and appointments may be made athttps://www.myconferencetime.com/laurajeffrey

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Mar
9
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Conferences

Every LJA caregiver is encouraged to attend conferences and scholars should accompany them if at all possible.  Families have two different options and may select the one that they prefer.  Open House style conferences are drop in times with no appointments.  Scheduled conferences are twenty minute time blocks with a team of teachers present and appointments may be made at https://www.myconferencetime.com/laurajeffrey

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Mar
2
9:00 AM09:00

Shadow Day

Prospective students can spend the day with a current LJA scholar and experience classroom life at LJA firsthand. It is helpful for families to take the time to tour LJA or attend an Information Session prior to signing their student up for shadowing, but is not required. This experience is intended for prospective students who are considering attending LJA and would like to learn more about our school.  Please call the school office at 651-414-6000 for more information or to schedule a visit.

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Feb
21
6:30 PM18:30

Info Session

 Information sessions for prospective families: get an overview of the school's framework, curriculum, and mission.  Information sessions last approximately one hour and include a tour of the school.  No pre-registration is necessary.

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Feb
16
9:00 AM09:00

Shadow Day

Prospective students can spend the day with a current LJA scholar and experience classroom life at LJA firsthand. It is helpful for families to take the time to tour LJA or attend an Information Session prior to signing their student up for shadowing, but is not required. This experience is intended for prospective students who are considering attending LJA and would like to learn more about our school.  Please call the school office at 651-414-6000 for more information or to schedule a visit.

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Feb
6
5:30 PM17:30

Info Session

 Information sessions for prospective families: get an overview of the school's framework, curriculum, and mission.  Information sessions last approximately one hour and include a tour of the school.  No pre-registration is necessary.

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Jan
25
5:30 PM17:30

Info Session

 Information sessions for prospective families: get an overview of the school's framework, curriculum, and mission.  Information sessions last approximately one hour and include a tour of the school.  No pre-registration is necessary.

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Jan
22
to Jan 26

Intersession

Intersession is coming, and the theme is “Arts”. Culinary arts, theatre arts,
visual arts, musical arts, and more! Students can spend four fun days
experiencing classes taught by organizations like She Rock She Rock,
Steppenwolf Theatre, and Midwest Food Connection, as well as some LJA
staff. On the final day of the week, we will have special decorative baking
programming for all and a field trip to Second Harvest Heartland! There are
six awesome classes to choose from.

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Dec
9
10:00 AM10:00

Fundraiser with Mischief Toy Store

LJA is happy to be partnering with Mischief Toy Store on Grand Avenue (818 Grand Avenue). Shop at Mischief on Saturday, December 9th (10 am-8 pm) and 15% of LJA community sales will be donated back to LJA.

Mischief is a toy store for all ages, featuring an irreverent selection of games, comics, art supplies and more! Please mention the LJA fundraiser when making a purchase.

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Dec
6
5:30 PM17:30

Board Advisory Council Meeting

Interested adults are invited to help us establish a Board Advisory Council. It is essential that we include the voices and thoughts of families and caregivers as the School Board and administration are exploring multiple possibilities for change at LJA for the 2018-19 school year. Contact George Sand with any questions at georges@laurajeffreyacademy.org or 651-414-6000.

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Dec
6
3:00 PM15:00

High School Fair

Representatives from a variety of Twin Cities high schools will be on hand to visit with students and parents. 7th and 8th grade students will have the opportunity to visit the fair during the last part of the school day and parents are welcome to attend from 4:00-4:30 pm.

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Nov
20
to Nov 21

Fall Conferences

Conferences will be held on the following dates:

            Monday, November 20th                 11:00 am – 7:30 pm

·                   Scheduled conferences 11:00 am – 4:40 pm

                    Open House style conferences 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

            Tuesday, November 21st                    8:00 am – 4:00 pm

·                    Scheduled conferences 8:00 am – 2:40 pm

·                    Open House style conferences 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Every LJA caregiver is encouraged to attend conferences and scholars should accompany them if at all possible.  Families have two different options and may select the one that they prefer.  Open House style conferences are drop in times with no appointments.  Scheduled conferences are twenty minute time blocks with a team of teachers present and appointments may be made at www.myconferencetime.com/laurajeffrey.

 

 

 

   

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Nov
3
6:00 PM18:00

LJA Chili Cook Off

Please join us for an evening of fun and community!

LJA's 6th Annual Chili Cook Off is on Friday, November 3rd from 6:00-8:00 PM. Everyone is welcome to attend and eat at this FREE event! If you are able, please bring a pot of your family’s favorite chili. (We also need cornbread and dessert items.) Attendees will taste as many kinds of chili as they like and have the opportunity to vote for their favorities. It is FREE to attend and to eat! LJA students will be showcasing summative projects at this event.

Contact Dawn at dawna@laurajeffreyacademy.org or 651-414-6000 with any questions.

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Oct
27
4:15 PM16:15

LJA Halloween Party

This event is for current LJA students

$5 admission, $4 with donation of a canned good Includes pizza, dance and two game tickets. Additional game tickets will be sold at the event (25¢ each OR $5 for an unlimited game wristband). Students requesting financial assistance should speak to Ms. Dawn or Ms. Mollie prior to the event. Student’s MUST have transportation home and set it up prior to the day of the event. Scholars need to be picked up promptly at 5:45 pm.

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Aug
14
5:30 PM17:30

Back to School Night

All LJA families are invited to attend our annual “Potluck Dinner and Back to School Night” on Monday, August 14th from 5:30-8:00 PM.  Families wishing to have dinner together should bring a dish to share at 5:30 pm.  There will be an assembly for families starting at 6:30 pm as well as an opportunity to visit classrooms and also pick up pre-ordered t-shirts and/or purchase uniform tops.  We hope that you are able to join us!

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Jul
17
to Jul 21

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat (GRRR) Summer Day Camp

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat (GRRR) is now accepting applications for their week-long summer day camps.  We have been granted 6 spots on full scholarship.  Registration is taken on a first come first served basis - register here: https://sherocksherock.org/g-r-r-r, and mention LJA for your scholarship request. 

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat I - July 10-14
Girls Rock n Roll Retreat II - July 17-21

Laura Jeffrey Academy in St Paul, MN

What is G.R.R.R?
Celebrating their eleventh year in 2017, this annual day camp (9am-5pm daily) offers 5 days of music lessons, playing in a band, art classes, exciting workshops and a big Friday night rock concert for students ages 8-16.  Our camp is offered to all who play or want to learn electric guitar, electric bass, drums, vocals or keyboards. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

This camp is open to all students who identify a female, trans, or gender non-conforming

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Jul
10
to Jul 14

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat (GRRR) Summer Day Camp

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat (GRRR) is now accepting applications for their week-long summer day camps.  We have been granted 6 spots on full scholarship.  Registration is taken on a first come first served basis - register here: https://sherocksherock.org/g-r-r-r, and mention LJA for your scholarship request. 

Girls Rock n Roll Retreat I - July 10-14
Girls Rock n Roll Retreat II - July 17-21

Laura Jeffrey Academy in St Paul, MN

What is G.R.R.R?
Celebrating their eleventh year in 2017, this annual day camp (9am-5pm daily) offers 5 days of music lessons, playing in a band, art classes, exciting workshops and a big Friday night rock concert for students ages 8-16.  Our camp is offered to all who play or want to learn electric guitar, electric bass, drums, vocals or keyboards. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

This camp is open to all students who identify a female, trans, or gender non-conforming.

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Jun
20
2:00 PM14:00

Summer Concert

Our Summer Concert will be held on Tuesday, June 20th at the Weyerhaeuser Chapel (Macalester College) at 2:00 pm.  Caregivers are invited to come and see our 7th & 8th-grade students shine!  The chapel is located approx 1 block from LJA, a ½ block west of Snelling Avenue on the south side of Grand Avenue.

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