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Traditions Create Identity, Strong Communities

Seniors from the Class of 2020 work in the
In school culture, students responsible for cultivation of rituals
September 21, 2019

Many institutions value tradition’s communal aspects and properties that interweave with both daily and habitual activities as well as special moments, Blake being no exception. Traditions, at the core,...

Nothing Rhymes With Orange

Nothing Rhymes With Orange
Reflecting on Senior Speeches, Service, and Community at Blake
May 13, 2019

In my 14 years at Blake, the community is what has supported me through ups and downs, given me perspective, and helped me to start giving back. In listen to Ben Lee’s recent senior speech and reflecting...

Legacy Day changes location due to construction

September 27, 2018

This year’s Legacy day will differ in structure because of the construction on the Hopkins campus.   Legacy day, an annual event at the beginning of each year where grades one through twelve come...

Leaving a legacy

Service from Legacy Day contribute to over 8 non-profit charities; students learn to give back to organizations across the Twin Cities through a series of speeches, activities, and group dialogues.
Working together to make a difference in the community
November 3, 2016

Legacy Day is the only day of the year where all three campuses of The Blake School including every grade (1 through 12), over 100 volunteers, and every single faculty member all get together and help...

Ages of Collaboration

Student volunteers work tirelessly to complete the mural.
Students of all ages create mural in tunnel
September 29, 2015

While many Blake students were packing up and heading out for vacation this summer, a group of students encompassing all three divisions of our school, alongside Middle School art teacher Seexeng Lee,...

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