Several North Minneapolis schools closed—help available for families
Six schools in north Minneapolis will be closed Monday, May 23, due to the recent tornado. The schools include Lucy Laney, Cityview Community, Nellie Stone Johnson, Hmong International Academy, Northstar and Plymouth Youth Center.
Families of children who attend north Minneapolis schools other than those that will be closed should exercise caution and make sure that conditions are safe for their children to leave home to attend school. Students who are unable to attend school because of the conditions will have absences that are excused.
Families can receive shelter assistance, food and water at the following Minneapolis Public Schools locations:
Patrick Henry High School
4320 Newton Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55412
North High School
1500 James Ave. North
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Folwell Middle School (MPS closed building)
3611 20th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55407
Published May 23, 2011