Founded in 1976, MINNDEPENDENT is the largest membership organization serving the private and independent school sector in Minnesota. Our member schools are provided with resources, connections, education, and expertise in critical disciplines common to our schools and students. We increase the sector’s capacity through professional development, advocacy and research, STEM programming, resources and leadership. We build relationships with donors, funders and collaborative partners to support targeted programs. Our public voice helps inform lawmakers, policy makers, and the general public about th