Minnesota Nonpublic Schools' Day at the Capitol event in St. Paul, MN

Minnesota Nonpublic Schools’ Day at the Capitol (PDF Flier) 

Thursday March 13, 2014

8:00 a.m.—3:30 p.m.

Hayden Center (Morning program – $5 all-day parking available at MN History Center)
328 Kellogg Blvd W.
St. Paul, MN 55103
(Free buses to Capitol in the afternoon)


The morning session (8:00 AM—12:30 PM) is an opportunity for school administrators, board members, and members of the clergy to hear and learn about educational issues in the legislature that may impact nonpublic schools this year. Scheduled speakers include Alice Seagren, former Minnesota Commissioner of Education, and Kathy Saltzman, Director of Students First.

Lunch will be served at 12:30. At 1:30, buses will take participants from the Hayden Center to the State Capitol.

The Rally in the Rotunda begins at 1:45. Administrators, teachers, and parents representing Minnesota’s nonpublic schools will speak on the importance of nonpublic education.

Attendees are encouraged to explore the Capitol or visit with their legislators beginning at 2:15.

For information on arranging Capitol tours, visit the Capitol Tours webpage. For information on arranging visits with Legislators, visit MISF’s “Meeting Your Legislator” page.

Cost and Registration:

Cost for the morning session is $20 (includes lunch).

To register, go here.


This event is sponsored by the Minnesota Catholic Conference, the Minnesota Council for American Private Education (MN-CAPE), and the Minnesota Independent School Forum (MISF).


March 13, 2014 at 8:00am - 3:30pm


Hayden Center, 328 Kellogg Blvd. W, St. Paul, MN 55103