Welcome Groves Academy Parents and Guardians!

Groves Academy is pleased to provide information you need to manage your relationship with the school. On this page, you’ll find links to key documents and important information you can use every day. Please check back often for updates.

Groves Academy COVID-19 Preparedness Plan

More information can be found on the COVID-19 Updates page.

Parent/Guardian Portal

ALMA is the student information system we use to manage attendance, schedules, report cards, transcripts, and more. The ALMA parent/guardian portal provides secure access to this information for parents and guardians from our school at Groves Academy.

Main Phone Number & Attendance Line


School Hours

Monday–Thursday (In-person)
8:25 a.m.–3 p.m.

Friday (In-person)
8:25 a.m.–1 p.m.

School Lunch Program

Groves Academy has a dedicated chef of staff preparing fresh, nutritious meals in our on-site kitchen. Ingredients are fresh and wherever possible, farmers’ market sourced.

Transportation To and From School

How to Register for Activities and Athletic Programming

After School Activities (ASA) Program

This program runs from 3:15 – 4:15pm and is open to all students. Experiential activities are offered in areas such as art/design, technology, lifetime/leisure and physical education. Students who participate in ASA also have the option to enroll in aftercare from 4:15 – 5:00pm. ASA is broken into four sessions throughout the school year.

Fall Athletics/Activities Opportunities

Registration is now open for fall activities offered through Groves Academy.

Fall 2021 Athletics/Activities Registration

Soccer – Boys/Girls Varsity Grades 7-12 (Begins Aug. 16th)

Soccer – Boys/Girls Grades 5-6 (Begins Sept. 7th)

Clay Target Team – Boys/Girls Grades 6-12 (Begins Sept. 15th)

Drama Club Fall Play ACTOR – Boys/Girls Grades 9-12 (Begins Oct 18th)

Drama Club Fall Play CREW – Boys/Girls Grades 9-12 (Begins Oct 18th)

Students wishing to register for Athletics/Activities at our school at Groves Academy must complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the online registration form, including fee payment.
  2. Sign the MSHSL Eligibility Statement and MSHSL Annual Sports Health Questionnaire Form (PDF) (required ONCE per school year.)*
  3. Get a physical exam and have your physician sign and date the Physical Exam Form -SQPE (PDF) (Valid for 3 years from exam date) and submit ONLY page one to Groves Academy. (If the physical expires during the season, a new physical must be provided before the athlete may begin participation.)*
  4. Send completed forms to:
    Groves Academy
    ATTN: Peter Shutte
    3200 Highway 100 South
    St. Louis Park, MN 55416

*Steps 2 and 3 are not required for Drama Club, Clay Target Team, or Lower School sports.

Get Involved. Help Build School Community.

We encourage parents, guardians, and family of students at our school to build community by encouraging and supporting Groves’ friendships through fun and fellowship.

We look forward to meeting with you and helping you get involved with the school community and supporting the students and faculty at Groves Academy. If you want to volunteer or are interested in learning more, please contact Curtis Olufson at olufsonc@grovesacademy.org or 952.915.4268.

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If you have any questions, please reach out to Peter Shutte at shuttep@grovesacademy.org.