In the Know
November 7, 2019
SNAPSHOT: EHS celebrated and honored veterans and current service members, associated with the Edina community, during its annual Veterans Day ceremony.
Latest Headlines
School buildings may close due to winter weather but learning will continue as the district implements e-Learning Days this year.
Cornelia Elementary School has received Energy Star certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The award recognizes the building’s performance in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency.
Edina homeowners will see a small reduction in the portion of their property tax assigned to the school district following the refinance of a district-issued bond. As part of the process, Moody's again assigned EPS with the highest credit rating available to school districts.
An array of solar panels has been installed on the roof of the Transportation Services facility, and next summer another array will be installed atop Cornelia Elementary. Together, they are expected to produce a savings to the district of approximately $10,000 in electricity in the first year, with savings to grow.
School Board Update
Voting residents of Edina Public Schools elected Julie Greene, Janie Shaw and incumbent Leny Wallen-Friedman to serve on the Edina School Board.
Next Regular Board meeting: Monday, November 18
The meeting begins at 7 p.m., in ECC Room 349. A complete meeting agenda is posted three days prior to the meeting. Regular meetings of the School Board are live streamed on the district's YouTube channel. To watch, click on the YouTube icon at the bottom of every district website page, or find the link on the School Board meetings web page.

Q&A Sessions are held as requested. View more information about Q&A sessions and the form to submit questions. Questions must be submitted by 3 p.m. one week prior to each session. Sessions are held at 6:30 p.m., prior to a regular Board meeting.

Meeting schedule, dates and times are subject to change. For the most current information, view the Board Meeting calendar , and meeting notices and agendas on the district website. (Agendas are posted three days prior to meetings)
For Your Health
Flu shot billing error
If you received a flu shot at one of the EPS clinics with Bloomington Public Health, please note there was a billing error to BCBS/MN. Bloomington Public Health will resubmit the invoices to BCBS.
Did you Know?
October was Principal Appreciation Month
Last month, we featured principals from all of our elementary schools as well as our middle and high schools on social media. Find out what they have to say about working at Edina Public Schools. Watch the videos here .
In the News
SVMS Peer Insights program pairs students in special education with their general-education peers.
Upcoming Events
Check the Community Bulletin Board for postings
about fundraisers and other opportunities!
Nov. 8 & 9, 15 & 16 : EHS Thespians Present: Matilda the Musical, 7 p.m., EPAC; and 1 p.m. Nov. 16. Tickets may be purchased at EHS Thespian website
Nov. 27-29: No School, Thanksgiving break