Laura Jeffrey Academy is a safe school for all students and families regardless of their race, religion, national origin, immigration status, disability, gender, gender identity or sexual orientation. We support students through acceptance, equitable opportunities, restorative circles, and teaching from multiple perspectives. 

LJA's diversity and passion for equity is at the core of who we are and how we educate scholars. We hire with this in mind and empower all staff to uphold this part of our mission. 

We support human rights and will protect and provide safety for all.

Additional links: 

Teaching Tolerance 

R-word Spread the Word to End the Word

Obama Administration guidance on Transgender students

Governor Mark Dayton's statement on Transgender students. 

Governor Mark Dayton's statement on bathrooms for Transgender students.