Music Education Advocacy
"If you learn music, you'll learn most all there is to know. "

-- Edgar Cayce
  Music Education Articles

American Music Conference
Celebrities are joining to advocate the importance of music in our schools

A Musical Fix For American Schools

Why The Kids Who Most Need Arts Education Aren't Getting It

STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach the arts

Could Music Education Be The Key To Ending The Achievement Gap?

Is Music the Key To Success?

Social/Emotional Learning through the Arts

  Music Education Advocacy

National Association for Music Education

Music Makes Us Whole

Every Student Succeeds Act

  Standards in Music Education

Minnesota State Music Education Standards

National Music Education Standards

Our Mission

The mission of Mahtomedi Middle School, an authentically connected community of Zephyrs dedicated to the fearless pursuit of personal growth is to ensure all students possess the academic, social, and emotional foundation for individual success while exploring passions and enhancing their joy of learning, through a vital system distinguished by:

  • A culture that fosters trusting relationships and belonging
  • An inclusive community that embraces and celebrates each individual
  • Exceptional learning experiences and diverse opportunities that inspire and challenge students inside and outside of the classroom
  • A culture that encourages curiosity and risk-taking and recognizes failure as a part of the learning process
  • A dynamic learning environment that is flexible and responsive
Mahtomedi Middle School ISD #832
8100 75th Street North, Mahtomedi, MN 55115
Phone: 651.407.2200
Fax: 651.407.2225
Our School
Mahtomedi Middle School provides programming to allow each student to find success academically, socially, and emotionally. Our curriculum provides students exploratory opportunities in a variety of curricular areas that provide career and college ready experiences: engineering, art, music, health, family and consumer science, phy-ed, and Spanish. Our experienced staff is focused on the social and emotional development of the early adolescent and provides small advisory groups and individual success coaching. Academic offerings include accelerated and honors courses in math, science, and language arts as well as support classes for those students who need extra attention in skill-building and time management. In addition to academic coursework, our students also have opportunities to engage and explore through our co-curricular offerings. Individual student attention is the strength of Mahtomedi Middle School.