This year, Dr. Johnson will host three Soup with the Supe events. The first of the season is set for 6-8 p.m. on Monday, February 4, at the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, 2117 West River Road N. Events are also planned on Thursday, February 28, at Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave. S.; and Thursday, March 28, at Sabathani Community Center, 310 East 38th St. All events start at 6 p.m. A light dinner will be served and free childcare is available for children ages three and older. Spanish, Somali and Hmong interpreters will be available.
Soup with the Supe gives attendees the opportunity to meet with the superintendent to discuss issues affecting Minneapolis Public Schools in a welcoming, interactive and informal setting. Parents, students, staff, community members and other stakeholders are encouraged to ask questions and share important feedback on the vision and top priorities of the school district.