To support and connect Independent Schools in Minnesota by:
- Working to foster and preserve the independence and freedom of choice in education.
- Providing a forum for professional development and the exchange of ideas among faculty and staff.
- Fostering communication, collaboration, and support across leadership at member schools.
- Promoting the features and benefits of Independent Schools to prospective families and employees.
Independent Schools are "independent" because they each have a distinct educational mission, and are independently governed by a board of trustees.
Through the ISACS accreditation process, MAIS schools hold themselves publicly accountable to all who seek assurance that they meet accepted standards...
As part of the private school community, Independent Schools include coeducational, single-sex, and special focus institutions, as well as boarding and day schools.
Minnehaha Academy Lower School
Lake Country Montessori School in Minneapolis