Spoken Interpretation Services
The district has contracted with two 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.
Phone calls: Language Line
Know parent’s names and phone numbers before you call Language Line
Client ID: 509109
Personal Code: (Your Employee ID #)
In-Person Interpreter: Intelligere
(formerly Garden & Associates)
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 from Intelligere
For more detailed information on scheduling a phone or in-person interpreter, click here.