In the Know
January 23, 2020
SNAPSHOT: Congratulations to the EHS Hip Hop Competition Dance Team which placed first in national competition Jan. 17-19! Coach Ariel Enriquez was one of the founding members in 2005.
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Edina High School’s debate team received multiple accolades at the 119th Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) State Debate Tournament.
The Edina French Intern Program is looking for 64 families to host a French intern for next year. To host, families need to be Edina residents, and provide room and board for half of the school year. (Families do not have to be a Normandale family to host interns.)
Astro Bots earned multiple trophies at the Minnesota Regional and Sectional Tournaments. The program engages students in research, coding, engineering, and problem solving to complete theme-based challenges.
Parents of little learners - preview Edina Early Learning Center program offerings for birth through PreK beginning Monday, Jan. 27.
School Board Update
Next regular meeting: Monday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m. ECC Room 349
Agendas are posted three days prior to the meeting.
Meeting schedule, dates and times are subject to change.
Employment Opportunity
Be a Tech Hero!
Are you a techie and looking for a job that follows your kids' school schedule? EPS is looking for a Technology Paraprofessional at Valley View Middle School. You'll build your own technology skills while assisting students and staff in the classroom. Learn more about being a Tech Para and apply online !
In the News
Edina Magazine:

Edina High School's Model UN Shows Students 'They Can Truly Change the World' - Since its start in 2009, the program has grown to more than 200 participants.

These Edina Moms Are Fighting the Stigma of Mental Health in the South Asian Community - EPS Cultural Liaison Sayali Amarapurkar is working to raise awareness and start the conversation about mental health and stress among South Asian families.

'Remarkable Teenager' Honored with Edina Community Foundation's Student Award - EHS senior Shrey Ramesh was recognized for his involvement with the Connecting with Kids program.
Did You Know?
Free dental care event Feb. 7-8
Give Kids a Smile Day is a free dental care event on Feb 7 & 8, for children ages 3-18 without dental insurance. Appointments are now being taken. Find a participating clinic .   For scheduling assistance in Hmong, Somali and Spanish, call United Way 2-1-1 (or 800-543-7709), Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to speak with an Information and Referral Specialist.
Upcoming Events
Check the Community Bulletin Board for postings
about fundraisers and other opportunities!
Jan. 30-31: EHS Thespians present a double bill! 30-Minute Shakespeare and a student-written one act play titled The Group , 7 p.m., EPAC; Visit EHSThespians.com/Tickets for more information.

NEW DATE! The Edina Education Fund 25th Anniversary Gala has been moved to Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Metropolitan Ballroom and Clubroom. Mark your calendar now and watch for information to come!
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