Eden Prairie High School’s 9th Annual Insights Celebration took place on Saturday, April 13 bringing together 53 students with and without special needs for a semi-formal dinner and dance. Insights Celebration is designed for EPHS students with disabilities and their peers in general education who have built friendships through inclusion experiences at the high school including Music Insights, Peer Insights, Y’s Act, and Friends Forever. The evening included a grand march, catered dinner, and dance. Take a look at this video produced by EPHS senior Maddie Hilligoss. The Insights Celebration tradition began in 2011 with three seniors bringing the idea to Jill Boyd. This year, 16 students were part of the Insights Celebration committee.
Prairie View Elementary fifth grade Math Masters teams Team Extreme, Team Add 'em Up and Team 360 earned fourth, second and first place respectively at the 2019 Math Master Competition on April 27.
Prairie View Elementaryhas been selected as a 2019 Minnesota PBIS Sustaining Exemplar School. Prairie View will be officially recognized and awarded at the 2019 Summer Institute at the Minnesota Department of Education on June 11 – 12, 2019.
The Prairie View Student Council is the recipient of the 2019 Faces of Change Award, presented by the Youth Advisory Board of Pacer’s National Bullying Prevention Center. The PV Student Council has been recognized for their efforts in building a positive school culture, volunteering and much more. The award will be presented on May 22, 2019.
Eden Prairie High School senior Quentin Matsui was selected to compete in the 14th-annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game on June 29 at Johns Hopkins University’s historic Homewood Field with students from around the United States.
Central Middle School eighth grader Ryan Stoltz was one of two students honored from Minnesota in the nation's capital for his outstanding volunteer service during the 24th annual presentation of The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
Eden Prairie High School senior Miske Ali received the 2018 Human Rights Youth Award by the City of Eden Prairie's Human Rights and Diversity Commission. The award recognizes a local individual, youth, nonprofit organization and/or business who have worked to create an inclusive community spirit through actions, activities or programs.
Cedar Ridge Elementary teacher Jen Heyer has been awarded The Presidential Innovation Award from the United States Environmental Protection Agency. The Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators recognizes outstanding kindergarten through grade 12 teachers who employ innovative approaches to environmental education and use the environment as a context for learning for their students. She will receive her award in Washington D.C. in July.
Welcome Class of 2032
Bring your incoming kindergartner for a fun evening with fellow parents and students to your schools Kindergarten Welcome Event. Take a ride on the school bus, play on the playground, have fun with a photo booth and get answers to questions before the 2019-20 school year begins. Still need to register for kindergarten? Visit our Welcome Center at 8100 School Road or call 952-975-7008 for more information.