About the ISM Parent Connection

 The Parent Connection is a non-profit, volunteer organization, of which all ISM parents and guardians are members. The Parent Connection is committed to providing:
  • Support for volunteer opportunities for parents within ISM
  • Enrichment opportunities for students through appropriate use of fund raising
  • Opportunities to facilitate communication and social interaction among parents, students, administration, and staff at ISM
The Parent Connection raises funds to:
  • Enhance students’ school and extracurricular experiences
  • Enrich the ISM community at large
Fundraising events: Programs funded wholly or in part by the Parent Connection include:
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Staff Holiday Tea
  • Student Life
  • Art Adventure
  • Cultural Visits
  • Framing of Artworks through the school
  • Family Bingo
  • High School Prom + support of the graduating class with the purchase of their stoles
  • ISM Against Hunger
  • Provide financial support for the Upper School carnival hosted by SLO®
  • Provide the Day of the Dead Bread and the croissants to the language departments
  • RAR parties off campus that the middle school students earn
  • Teacher/Staff Holiday Tea
  • Teacher/Staff Appreciation Luncheon
We also arrange fun and engaging events for families, parents, and staff members including ISM night at the Minnesota Twins, family bingo, and parent education forums.We welcome your input, and invite all parents to attend monthly Parent Connection meetings. View our calendar of events for meeting schedules or e-mail the Parent Connection at info at ismparentconnection.org.To fulfill its mission, the Parent Connection needs parents and guardians to share their energy, time, and talents. Volunteer opportunities range from helping students take Accelerated Reader tests to designing flyers to assisting with mailings. Please consider becoming an active member of the Parent Connection.  Facebook LogoFind Us on Facebook

ISM Parent Connection has a closed Facebook page to help parents connect. This group is a place for people to ask questions, share ISM related information, and post things for all parents and guardians.  

Please search for the “ISM Parent Connection” group on Facebook and ask to join.  An administrator will grant you access.  The group is closed because it is intended for ISM parents and guardians, but is not secretive or exclusive.