• 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.
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  • Our Vision
    Modesta Philologia. Fida Humanitas.
    Disciplined Learning. Responsible Citizenship.
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  • 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.
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  • Our School
    With campuses in both Bloomington and Richfield, we come together as one community from two locations.
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“My personal congratulations for SHPA’s recent designation as a 2016 Reward School. Your school is among the highest performing schools in the state, and this recognition reflects the incredible success of your students and tireless efforts on behalf of your staff.” – Dr. Brenda Cassellius, Commissioner

Welcome from Carolyn Farrell

Salvete from the Bloomington Campus! It is with great enthusiasm that I write this letter of introduction to you as the new Interim Principal for the 2016-2017school year! I have been working at Seven Hills Preparatory Academy for the past five years. I spent the first three years working with the Special Education team as a Special Education administrator and then spent the last two years in the role of Associate Principal.

Read Mrs. Farrell’s full welcome letter

About Our Elementary School

Welcome from Carl Schlueter

Hello and welcome from SHPA’s Middle 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 Middle School


The Bloomington campus publishes a monthly newsletter to keep families informed and involved.

The Richfield campus publishes a monthly newsletter recapping the events of the month.
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2017-18 School Supply Kits

Take the stress out of back to school shopping and purchase your child’s school supplies through the Seven Hills PTA!  Please see the attached flyer with information and directions on how to order the kits.  Orders are accepted now through June 25th, Thank you!  


Last Day of School is June 8th, 2017

The last day of school is June 8th, 2017 with a 1:30pm dismissal.  Transportation is available for the 1:30 dismissal.  If you need to make a transportation change for the last day of school, please contact the school by 10:00am.  No changes will be allowed after the 10:00am deadline.  Thank you!


Principal’s Reception Thursday, May 25th

You are invited to the Bloomington campus for a reception on Thursday, May 25th from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Please join us in welcoming Dan Woodle to the Bloomington campus as principal and congratulating Carolyn Farrell who will be the principal for the Richfield campus.


Fun Run Rescheduled for Friday, May 19th

Due to inclement weather conditions, the Roman Eagles Fun Run is being moved to Friday, May 19th. Fundraising will continue up to the Fun Run, so please support us by asking friends and family to pledge your child on FUNRUN.COM with our school registration code: 491-338. To date, we have reached 70% of our goal […]


School Board Election Results

The School Board held its elections last week and were encouraged and inspired by the number and strength of nominees. The Board is pleased to welcome the following members to guide our school’s continued growth and success: Ms. Lisa Barnidge and Ms. Molly Lee (newly elected) and Ms. Lisa Carlin and Mr. Nick Freiheit (re-elected). […]

Bloomington Campus News & Updates

Book Fair May 24 & 25

Need summer reading books? May 25th and 26th Seven Hills Bloomington Campus will have it’s BOGO, buy one get one free sale from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Students will have the opportunity to buy books during the school day with their teacher or during their library/tech class. Books cost from $5-$10 each for softcover […]


Spring Concert: May 18, 2017 at 6:30pm

Students should arrive to school at 6:00 p.m. and go to their classrooms.

Richfield Campus News & Updates

Capstone Trip May 20th – 26th

The annual 8th Grade Capstone Trip will depart May 20th and will return May 26th.


8th Grade Graduation, June 8th 6:30pm

The 8th Grade Graduation will be June 8th, 2017 at 6:30pm at Berea Lutheran Church (7538 Emerson Ave. S.  Richfield, MN 55423)


Spring Concert May 23rd, 6:30pm

The Richfield Campus Spring Concert will be held on May 23rd, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8:00pm at Berea Lutheran Church