• Our Mission
    Seven Hills Preparatory Academy engages students in a rigorous Classical education, designed to prepare each one for strong citizenship and life-long learning.
    Learn More
  • Our Vision
    Modestia Philologia. Fida Civitas.
    Disciplined Learning. Responsible Citizenship.
    Learn More
  • Our Values
    We instill a life-long passion for knowledge, promote a spirit of inquiry and intellectual curiosity, and focus on cultivating strong citizenship through academic excellence.
    Learn More

Home Page

Welcome from Alice Woog

Greetings from the Lower School! As we look forward to our continued growth at SHPA, we continue to celebrate our staff in their commitment to high-quality education, our students in their pursuit of academic excellence, and our community in their outstanding support of our mission.

As the Executive Director of our Lower School, I encourage you to become and stay informed and involved with our school. We look forward to partnering with you in helping your child achieve personal and academic success.

About Our Lower School


Welcome from Carl Schlueter

Hello and welcome from SHPA’s Upper School! Thank you for your interest in our program; we are honored to be trusted with your child’s education. As a High Quality Charter School, we continue to build upon our growth and success by providing a rigorous academic curriculum, enriching extracurricular opportunities, and a strong character development program for our students!

We invite you to visit us often to stay informed on school news, activities and events!

About Our Upper School
Lower School News & Updates

Summer Letter To Lower School Parents

It’s hard to believe that six weeks have already passed since the last day of school, and almost harder to believe that in just six weeks our students will be entering the halls of SHPA! We are preparing for opening day and want to share a few items of interest with you to help you prepare for September.


Back to School Day – Lower School

Join us on August 31 from 5-7 p.m. and September 1 from 8-12 p.m. for two days of back to school activities! Check back in August for more information on the events!


Summer 2015 Office Hours

Summer office for the Lower School will be Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The office will be staffed and phones will be answered during this time!

Upper School News & Updates

Upper School Things to Know

Important information for Upper School families regarding our Main Office, updated Daily Schedule, Uniform Dress Code, Transition Bus option, and Lunch Menu.


Back to School Day – Upper School

Join us on September 1 from 12-7 p.m. for a day full of back to school activities! Check back in August for more information on the events!


Upper School Main Office in Transition

The Upper School’s main office will be temporarily operating out of the Bloomington office. We anticipate a full transition over to the Richfield campus the week of August 3rd.


School Board Approves Limited 7th Grade Lateral Transfers

The SHPA School Board has approved 7th grade lateral transfers for the 2015-16 school year until the final day of the first Quarter on Friday, November 6th.

All School News & Updates

2015-15 Supply Lists Now Available

School supplies lists for the 2015-16 school year are now available for all grades on the Resources page.


2015-16 Bus Applications

Bus applications will be available from June 15-July 31st. Applications are available to fill out online on the Busing & Transportation page.


SHPA Expands to Second Campus

We are very pleased to announce that SHPA has secured a second campus for the 2015-16 school year! We have entered into a lease agreement with the Minnesota School of Business, located at 1401 West 76th Street in Richfield.



The Lower School publishes a monthly newsletter to keep families informed and involved.

The Upper School publishes a weekly newsletter recapping the events of the week.
View Archives