COVID-19 Updates:

We want our community to know that we are OPEN and continuing to serve students and families. The Groves Learning Center is offering online one-to-one tutoring and speech-language therapy and is scheduling in-person diagnostic assessments. We continue to accept applications to our Summer Programs through Friday, June 5. Please contact us as we are ready to answer all your questions and create an individualized plan to serve your needs. For updates on COVID-19, click here.

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.

Congratulations Groves Academy Class of 2020!

Information about Groves Student and Family Emergency Fund

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

8:25 a.m.–3 p.m.

1 p.m. dismissal for teacher professional development (after school care is available).

Student Handbook

School Calendar

School Lunch Program

Groves Academy has a dedicated chef on staff preparing fresh, nutritious meals in our on-site kitchen for our students, faculty, and staff. Ingredients will be fresh and, whenever possible, farmers-market sourced.

Hot lunches can be ordered online using the link below.
Directions for Ordering Lunch (PDF)

2019-2020 School Supply Lists

Lower School Supply List (PDF)
Middle School Supply List (PDF)
Upper School Supply List (PDF)

Short on time?  Let us get your school supplies for you!

Transportation To and From School

Get Involved. Join the GPO.

Groves Parent Organization (GPO) is the volunteer organization for parents, guardians, and family of students at our school at Groves Academy. Its mission is to build community by encouraging and supporting Groves’ friendships through fun and fellowship. This promotes a sense of community among parents and families of Groves Academy through school and social events.

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 fill out the volunteer interest form or contact Curtis Olufson at or 952-915-4268.

Groves School Store

The school store provides a safe environment for the students of our school to hang out and purchase snacks. It also is a place for students to socialize with others and to bring the school together as a whole. The school store also provides a place for Upper School students to learn about the working environment.

Get Your Spiritwear Here

Order your Groves Academy apparel through our online store. We offer general items, athletics, and team/club specific items.

How to Register for Athletic Programming

Students wishing to register for athletics 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 Clay Target Team or Lower School sports.