Emphasizing Creative and Performing Arts

For many years our focus on creative and performing arts has taken the form of extra-curricular classes in the evening hours.  For the first time this year, however, we are shifting our program to increase the level of rigor and …

Academic Orientation and Introductions

Students gathered in the Gurdwara to hear from Kirandeep Kaur, our Academic Principal, about our expectations and hopes for their education this year.  Students were introduced to our teachers and were able to ask questions and get to know the …

Teacher Professional Development

Each year the teachers of Miri Piri Academy gather several weeks before the students arrive to begin planning for the coming year and learning new techniques and skills to add to their repertoire.  This year teachers focused on goal setting …

Honoring the Siri Singh Sahib Yogi Bhajan

On the eve of the Siri Singh Sahib’s Birth Anniversary, August 25th, a set of rumalas and a canopy was presented at Darbar Sahib, Golden Temple, Amritsar, which was followed by a Bhog of Akhand Path on the morning of …

Starting The Year Off Right

What better way to commence the beginning of a new year here at Miri Piri Academy than by climbing a mountain? A three-day hike through the western Himalayas would definitely start the year off with a strong and united group …

iMPAct Newsletter August 2010

Preparing Your Child for a Year at MPA It’s that time of year again, and all over the world MPA students, new and old, are getting ready to make the long journey toAmritsar.  This year we will have students from …

Camp Miri Piri – Asia 2010

Jugat Guru Singh Khalsa, school Principal, along with the other members of the Cherdi Kalaa Jetha and alumni Gurprakash Singh Khalsa and Harimandir Singh Khalsa traveled to Malaysia to teach at Camp Miri Piri from the 8th to 13th of …

Alumni at Yoga Festival 2010

MPA at European Yoga Festival 2010

This year for the first time Jugat Guru Singh Khalsa, School Principal, and the Cherdi Kalaa Jetha traveled to the European Yoga Festival to teach and to connect with the sangat and the children there.  As Jugat Guru Singh described …

iMPAct Newsletter July 2010

Graduation 2010 We were honored to share one last special occasion with the Class of 2010.  Each came to Miri Piri Academy for their own reasons, and each graduated with a much better understanding of themselves. In the words of …