Seward Montessori School is a magnet school located in a quiet neighborhood in the southeastern area of Minneapolis. We are a preK-8 learning center that embraces students of diverse backgrounds.

Seward is in Phase 2 of the MPS 5 Stages to Safe Learning. MPS offers detailed information about District Distance Learning, while Seward has school specific Distance Learning Resources.


Drop-in Language Specific Virtual Meetings to Support Families with the Online Form

American Indian Families - Friday January 15th, 9 am - 12 pm or Wednesday January 20th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

African American Families Thursday January 14th, 1:30pm - 3pm or Tuesday January 19th, 3pm – 5pm 

Hmong Families - Thursday January 14th, 4pm – 5:30pm, Tuesday January 19th, 10am – 11:30am or Thursday January 21st, 5:30pm – 7pm

LatinX FamiliesThursday January 14th, 5pm – 6pm or Tuesday January 19th, 6pm – 8pm

Somali FamiliesFriday January 15th, 5:30 - 7:30 pm or Tuesday January 19th, 5:30 - 7:30

More details and links in the body of this news article.

Seward Parent Book Club
Seward parent book club will meet via zoom on Thursday February 4th 6:30 - 8:00 PM.  Please contact Katie Nissly ( for the Zoom meeting link.
Parent book club is continuing to read The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander. We will come prepared to discuss chapters 3 and 4... but anyone who values social/racial justice is invited to attend, even those who have not completed the assigned reading!
Science of Basketball Video Contest
Gopher Athletics is proud to announce the Science of Basketball Video Contest! Students are encouraged to create a 90-120 second video showcasing the science found in the sport of basketball. 
This is a great opportunity for students in grades K-8 to research and present their findings in a fun and unique format with the potential to win great prizes.
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Seward Montessori Virtual Open House Dates

Open House Dates:

1/5 from 8-9 am
1/12 from 3-4 pm
1/19 from 8-9 am
1/26 from 6-7 pm

Interpretation available.

Seward Montessori Virtual Tours

Learn more about Seward by taking a Virtual Tour.

GEMS and GISE Registration Open Now

Spring programming runs Jan. 11th through April 1st.