Land Acknowledgement

The Minneapolis Nature Preschool is located on the occupied territories and traditional homelands of the Mdewákhaŋthuŋwaŋ, Wahpékhute, Waȟpéthuŋwaŋ, Sisíthuŋwaŋ, Dakhóta Oyáte in Bdeóta Othúŋwe, Mnísota Makhóčhe // Many Lakes City, Land Where the Waters Reflect the Clouds // now known as Minneapolis, Minnesota.


We recognize and honor the Dakota People as the original protectors of this land since before time memory, in the present and in our future.


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Minneapolis Nature Preschool 

Our Mission: "Cultivating the innate curiosity and wonder of young children through nature-based education in Minneapolis."

The purpose of our non-profit preschool is to empower families to help their children succeed through participating in a high quality learning experience. We also give children and families a better understanding of the environment and reasons to protect it.  

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Watch the video to learn more 

Many thanks to Galen Erickson for embracing sub-zero temperatures to create this video.  

The Minneapolis Nature Preschool admits students of any race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, and other school-administered programs.

Minneapolis, MN, USA

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