• Employee Resources

Spoken Interpretation Services

  • The district has contracted with several services to help staff with live interpreted communication with families. Please contact these vendors FIRST for your interpretation needs. If they cannot meet your needs or are not available, contact your building administrator for the names of alternate services.

    Language Line Phone calls:  Language Line

    Know parent’s names and phone numbers before you call Language Line

    Call 1-877-261-6608
    Client ID: 509109
    Personal Code: (Your Employee ID #)

    In-Person Interpreters:

    • Intelligere

    • Multilingual Word Inc.

    • University Language Center

    Provide the following information:

    • Identify that you are calling from Edina Public Schools, your building, your department (where applicable)
    • Details to schedule an interpreter: date, time (beginning and end), location, language requested, student's name/birth date (or other identifying information)
    • Call back information: a good phone number where you can be notified quickly of any changes
    • You should receive an email confirmation


    For more detailed information on scheduling a phone or in-person interpreter, click here.

EHS Students


  • Resources

    Here is helpful information on how to work with interpreters from the Minnesota Department of Education