Church of the Holy Childhood Leases Space to Academy for Sciences & Agriculture

Represented the landlord, Church of the Holy Childhood, and the tenant, Academy for Sciences & Agriculture, in the lease of 18,000 square feet at 1435 Midway Parkway, St. Paul, Minnesota. AFSA is a public charter school preparing students for careers in science, business and technology.

Church of the Holy Name Leases Space to Perfect Balance Childcare

Represented the Church of the Holy Name in the lease of 12,000 square feet at 3616 Twelfth Avenue South, Minneapolis. Perfect Balance Childcare was the tenant.

Repurposing Old Schools

Cushman & Wakefield’s MSP Advisory Services Team represented Robbinsdale Area Schools in the sale of Winnetka Learning Center, a 56,000-square-foot property located on nearly 17 acres of land in New Hope, MN. The Economic Development Authority of the City of New Hope was the buyer. Centra Homes plans to add residential housing to the site following the demolition of the Winnetka Learning Center

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Hiawatha Academies Opens New School in South Mpls.

Hiawatha Academies, a growing charter school, will open a new middle school August 13, 2012, at 3800 Pleasant Avenue South in Minneapolis.  The new school will be called Adelante College Prep and will start with just fifth- and sixth-graders this year. Plans call for later expanding it to grades five through eight. It is estimated that the new school will have 125 students in its first year.

Hiawatha Academies began in 2007 in a few classrooms in the basement of St. Joan of Arc Church in south Minneapolis. As the charter school grew, it expanded the former Morris Park Elementary School building, a former Minneapolis Public Schools property, in 2009.

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