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District News

  • First day of school moves to Sept. 8 following Board approval

    Aug. 11, 2020 – The Edina School Board unanimously approved a recommendation by administration to move the first day of school for the 2020-21 school year from Aug. 31, to Tuesday, Sept. 8, the day after Labor Day. This allows for an additional five days for professional development and teacher preparation for the implementation of two new learning models necessitated by the COVID-19 outbreak.

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  • Administration recommends change to school start date

    Aug. 7, 2020 - At the School Board Work Session on Aug. 6, district administrators presented a recommendation that the start date for the 2020-21 school year be moved to Sept. 8. The recommendation followed more than four hours of presentations by district administrators, school principals and program coordinators to update the Board on operational and instructional plans for the coming school year.

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  • 2020-21 Planning Update at tonight’s Board Work Session

    Tonight’s School Board work session will focus on a report and discussion with district administration about plans for the coming school year.

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  • South View names Loo and Pettis co-deans

    Aug. 3, 2020 – South View Middle School is pleased to announce the hiring of Tricia Pettis and Kaela Loo as Dean of Students. The two will share the Dean position and also an instructional coach position, a role they have each served in during the past three years.

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  • Board Work Session rescheduled for July 22

    July 16, 2020 - Due to family emergencies and scheduling conflicts among several participants, tonight’s School Board work session has been rescheduled for Wednesday, July 22 at 5 p.m.

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  • Cook named South View Assistant Principal

    July 7, 2020 – Edina Public Schools is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Tami Jo Cook as Assistant Principal at South View Middle School. Cook has been Dean of Students at South View since 2005.

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