Perpich Arts High School students invited the community to MN Climate: A Creative Call for Change on November 6, 2019. Students responded to climate change through Visual Arts, Theater, Dance, Spoken Word, and Music. The event was designed to coincide with the Santiago Climate…
Perpich Alumni Named Jerome Hill Artist Fellows
The Jerome Foundation recently announced the first recipients of the new Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships program and two of them are Perpich alumni.
The Jerome Foundation recently announced the first recipients of the new Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships program and two of them are Perpich…
Zosha Warpeha (Music 2013) Awarded 2019 Fulbright Award
Her studies will be based at the Norwegian Academy of Music in Oslo, Norway.
Zosha Warpeha (Music 2013) has been awarded a 2019 Fulbright Award. Zosha will pursue graduate studies in Nordic folk music and the Norwegian hardanger fiddle while exploring the intersections between traditional…
French Trip is Magnifique!
The students experienced art, music, theater, and French family life all while exercising their language skills.
Six Perpich students (Josie Tellin, Ava Hutchinson, Nora Malueg, Catherine Hinz, Emma Thomas, Jane Mulcahy) spent spring break in France with Mme. Trina Keller. The students experienced art, music,…
Nimene Wureh (Theater 2016) Visits Campus
Nimene Wureh (Theater 2016) is a New York based actor, improviser, and musician.
Nimene Wureh (Theater 2016) is a New York based actor, improviser, and musician. She had her first New York theater experience working as the personal assistant to actress and playwright Jocelyn Bioh…
Perpich Center Regional Arts Teacher-Leader Application Now Available!
Perpich Center for Arts Education is expanding its network of Regional Arts Teacher-Leaders! Applications from K-12 educators are being accepted now through 8:00 a.m. on Monday, May 13. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/RATLApplication
Who should apply? K-12 Educators who:
Currently teach in a K-12 Minnesota elementary,…
Perpich Arts High School Students Participate in “Kumbayah: The Juneteenth Story”
The play was written by Rose McGee, Golden Valley resident and founder of Sweet Potato Comfort Pie.
On Thursday, March 7, three Perpich students had an unique experience. They performed excerpts from Rose McGee’s play, “Kumbayah: The Juneteenth Story,” with an exceptional cast from Omaha,…
Perpich Success in MN Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
The Minnesota Scholastic Art & Writing Awards have been announced.
The Minnesota Scholastic ART Awards have been announced. This year, Perpich Arts High School students received 63 total awards: 14 Gold, 17 Silver, and 32 Honorable Mentions.
There are 97 schools in Minnesota receiving awards. Of…
Samantha Rei (Visual Arts ‘99) Fashions a Piece of History
Samantha (Crossland) Rei was a contestant on Season 16 of Project Runway.
When Peggy Flanagan entered the One Minnesota Party on Saturday, January 12, 2019, as the new Minnesota Lt. Governor, she did it wearing a Samantha Rei original. Samantha (Crossland) Rei (Perpich Arts High…
Mandy (Wolf) Meisner ‘93 Sworn in as Anoka County Commissioner
Mandy studied music and graduated from Perpich in 1993.
On Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Perpich alum Mandy (Wolf) Meisner took the oath of office to become the newest Anoka County Commissioner. Mandy studied music and graduated from Perpich in 1993.
Meisner broke many barriers when she…