Teacher Quality

Great teachers choose to teach at Elizabeth Hall and our staff continue to be recognized for their effectiveness and dedication to each of our students. Our teachers collaborate to refine and implement the most effective instructional methods, such as providing additional teachers during student reading and math times. Simply put, our program works because we hold the same high expectations for our staff as we do our students:

  • 74% of parents say “they continue sending their child to Elizabeth Hall because of the great teachers”
  • Over 80% of teachers have advanced degrees
  • Two-time National Milken Educator Award winner
  • IB teachers are challenged to constantly reflect upon and improve their practice by receiving on-going IB professional development

Staff Awards

  • Bush Fellow
  • Milken National Educator Award winner 2006-2007
  • Milken National Educator Award winner 2002-2003
  • National Board Certified
  • Top 10 Finalist for MN Teacher of the Year, 2004
  • Top 10 Finalist for MN Teacher of the Year, 2005
  • Fox 9 2006 Top Teacher Award
  • Finalist for Minneapolis Teacher of the Year
  • Teacher of Distinction from ACE Minneapolis
  • Minneapolis Kindergarten Beat the Odds Teachers
  • Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching