Champions Breakfast – March 3

Save the Date! The fifth annual Children First Champions Breakfast celebrating the community’s commitment to building assets in young people will be held Thursday, March 3 at the Doubletree by Hilton Minneapolis Park Place Hotel. The event is a way to connect with community leaders, an opportunity to learn more about Children First priorities and…

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Building Asset Reducing Risks

Superintendent Rob Metz

St. Louis Park’s black students have a graduation rate that is 20% higher than the state average. School Superintendent Rob Metz credits this to St. Louis Park High School’s innovative transition program, Building Asset Reducing Risks (BARR) program. “Once students form that personal bond, they begin to care about what happens in school. And once…

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