Celebrating a Second Year of Excellence: Mis Amigos Recognized by Minneapolis Star-Tribune as a Top Workplace

Of all the awards that Mis Amigos Preschool has received, few are as important as being named Top Workplace. We are honored to share that for two years in a row, we have been recognized by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune as one of the Top Workplaces in the Education industry.


How did we become a top workplace?

Our journey to becoming a Top Workplace involved a meticulous assessment process conducted by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. They spearhead a survey program that listens to the voices of employees, providing them with the opportunity to share their experiences, insights, and opinions about their workplaces.


A Culture of Inclusivity at Mis Amigos:

At Mis Amigos, we believe in the power of education to transform lives. What sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of inclusivity and belonging, rooted in our core values.

  • Profesionalismo & Respeto (Professionalism & Respect): We treat our staff with the utmost respect and provide them with opportunities to grow. This foundation of respect underpins every interaction within our organization.
  • Compañerismo (Teamwork): We don’t just work together; we work as a team and look out for each other. Companionship is the essence of our collaborative spirit.
  • Integridad (Integrity): We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards, acting with integrity and transparency in all we do. Our commitment to ethical conduct is unwavering.
  • Positivismo (Positivity): Above all, we embrace positivity and foster a positive environment. Positivity is at the heart of our mission, and it shines through in every aspect of our work.
Mis Amigos employees having fun together at top workplace
Mis Amigos employees together smiling at top workplace

Competitive Salaries and Benefits

We know that it is very hard to be happy at work if your base needs aren’t being met. That’s why we offer competitive salaries and benefits packages to our team members. We believe that when our employees are well taken care of, the children in their care are well taken care of. We also believe in professional development and love to see our staff advance in their career at our school.


Employee Testimonials:

Don’t just take our word for it; hear from some of our team members about their experiences at Mis Amigos:

“It’s my happy place, I love what I do every day. The quality of the program for the children. They always make us grow and get better by giving us the opportunity to learn new things and to have goals for the future. Because it always feels like my second family, I’ve been making the sweet friends that I want to keep forever. It is a blessing to be part of this organization.”

“Our Administration team is very solid, we have great communication and we work together every day to have all the schools on the same page!”

“The people who I work with are awesome and I know that we are doing important work that will have a positive impact on the world.”


Looking Ahead:

Being recognized as a Top Workplace for the second year in a row is a tremendous honor, but it’s also a reminder of the responsibility we have to continue fostering an exceptional work environment. As we look ahead, we are committed to further enhancing our workplace culture, supporting our team’s professional development, and making Mis Amigos an even better place to learn, grow, and thrive.



At Mis Amigos, our success is rooted in our people and our commitment to our core values. We are immensely proud of our team members, who bring their dedication and passion to our mission every day. This recognition by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune as a Top Workplace in Education reinforces our commitment to being an employer of choice and a leader in the education industry. Thank you to our employees for making Mis Amigos a truly exceptional place to work and learn.


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