Relationships, Respect, Readiness, & Responsibility

Philosophy: Since 1958, Anthony Middle School has been providing challenging and rewarding experiences for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Our goal is that through academic excellence, along with relationships, respect, readiness, and responsibility, students will reach their highest potential.

Mission: Anthony’s mission is to foster inclusive excellence, equity, humanity, and social justice.

VisionA transformative learning experience.


  • Inclusive Excellence: Engaging authentically with our diverse community through instruction, relationships, and compassion.
  • Equity: Individualizing support while addressing barriers and specific needs.
  • Humanity: Embracing differences with advanced empathy. 
  • Social Justice: Disrupting inequitable systems while creating a welcoming community


Anthony Student & Family Handbook

The first day of school is on Wednesday, September 8. Doors will open at 8:15AM the first week of school (doors open at 8:25AM during the regular year). Students may enter through door 1, 3, or 10. The first class starts at 8:40AM. After 8:45AM, students may only enter through door 1 at the corner of 58th and Irving Avenue. 

As we gear up for the first day and week of school, please take the time to review Anthony's Student & Family Handbook.

Content covered in the handbook include:

  • COVID Safety - COVID related questions can be directed to 
  • School Hours & Schedule
  • Attendance (absences, tardies, family activities, etc.)
  • Backpacks 
  • Breakfast & Lunch 
  • Chromebooks 
  • Drop off & Pick up information
  • Lockers & Locks
  • Technology - cellphones
  • Transportation
  • MYP-IB Grading & Policies


School Year 2021-2022 Information


Welcome Letter

IMPORTANT Anthony Information

School Supply List

Google Classroom and Google Meets Information


School Forms that were mailed out - to complete and turn in at Open House on September 2 or on the first day of school


Transportation Request Form for SY 21-22

You can fill out the transportation request form for next year here:

Transportation Request 2021-22 (

Anthony Testing Schedule 2021-2022

School Year 2021-22 Assessment Dates 


FAST screener for math and reading - students will take the assessment in their math or L&L class; in most cases, students take less than one class period to complete the assessment.  


FAST fall window: Sept. 17 - Oct. 8 

FAST winter window:  Dec. 6 - Jan. 14


MCA and MTAS testing - students will take the math and reading assessment in an extended advisory period.  The science test will be taken during one 8th grade science class period.

Reading: week of April 25

Math:  week of May 2

Science (8th grade only):  week of May 9


FAST opt out form

MDE parent refusal form



Site Council
Come join or attend Anthony's Site Council meetings! Meetings are open to anyone in the Anthony community.  Click the heading for meeting information. 
Advisory Expectations

Aqui puede encontrar información sobre la clase de Asesoría

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Anthony’s Advisory program has been designed by a teacher led group to help our staff and students meet our school’s mission statement through developing interactive, compassionate, and principled learners who strive for excellence, embrace differences and act responsibly within our communities and the world.



Free Internet from the City of Minneapolis

Free temporary WiFi services in response to COVID-19: The City of Minneapolis is providing free WiFi in Minneapolis for those who may need temporary internet access during the COVID situation. Visit this webpage for more information.

Conflict Intervention Handbook

Student Conflict Intervention Handbook

If there are questions, please contact the Assistant Principal or a Dean. 


 The general standards of appearance for all students are that they be clean, neat, and properly dressed for school.......

Environmental Health & Safety Notices

Annual notices of health and safety tests at Minneapolis Public School Sites. 

Learn From Home

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