May 24, 2018 



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    memorial day  


    no school Reminder
    There is no school on Friday, May 25, and Monday, May 28.  Have a wonderful Memorial Weekend. We'll see you back here on Tuesday, May 29!
    cds Donations Needed
    If anyone still has an old pile of CD's they are willing to part with, the "Wildcrafting" STEAM Class is in need of them for fishing reels they are building.
    newspaper The "Trash to Treasure" STEAM Class is in need of old newspapers. Please bring them into Edgewood if you are willing to donate them. We will be using them for a project in our Period 8 STEAM class.

    celebration Grade Level Celebration Day

    It is time to celebrate! On Wednesday, June 6, all Edgewood students and staff will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities aimed at celebrating the achievements, friendships and connections made this school year. Each grade level will spend the day with their teachers and classmates immersed in fun and memorable activities. THANK YOU TO EPAT for your contribution to the fun day we have planned! Below are the schedules for all the grade level celebrations. Please note that with the 7th grade schedule ONLY, there is a permission form for the movie selection

    6th Grade Celebration Schedule 

    7th Grade Celebration Schedule and Permission Form - Please return permission form to your first period teacher ASAP.

    8th Grade Celebration Schedule


    mark your calendar End of Year Expectations
    You can find the end of the year expectations calendar here.  
    May/June's lunch menu can be found here.


    class trip 8th Grade Class Field Trip

    The 8th Grade Class will be taking a field trip to the University of St. Thomas and the Science Museum on Wednesday, May 30. Students will leave Edgewood around 9:00 a.m. and return in time for dismissal. There is NO COST to students for this trip. Eighth grade parent chaperones are needed for this fun outing to run smoothly. If you can help out, please contact Shannon at shannon.mildenberger@moundsviewschools.org. Watch for more information via e-mail from eighth grade staff. 



    steam STEAM Showcase

    Our STEAM Showcase will take place on Friday, June 1, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. The community is welcome to come at that time to check out the students' amazing creations from this semester's STEAM classes. Guest judges will be needed during the STEAM class from 1:30-2:30. If you are interested in helping to "judge" the projects, please contact Ms. LaPanta at darcy.lapanta@moundsviewschools.org.


    Yearbook Yearbook Information

    A limited supply of yearbooks will be available for sale at $20 each on Celebration Day, on Wednesday, June 6. Eighth graders will have first dibs, then seventh graders and, lastly, sixth graders. Please be sure to bring your money on Celebration Day if you want a yearbook!

    schedule change  Plan Ahead for Next Year's Schedule

    In spring 2017, the School Board approved start time changes that go into effect for all schools starting this fall. Edgewood's new schdedule can be found here.

    To download a 2018-19 daily schedule for any school, visit www.moundsviewschools.org/starttimes. 

    before after school Before and After-School Programs
    Fall Sports
    Watch here for Fall offerings. Fall registration will be available by Monday, July 23. Questions, call the Community Ed office at 651-621-6020
    Week of May 28, 2018

    Monday, May 28

    • No School

    memorial day





    TUESDAY, May 29 (B Day)

    • Chess Club - Cafeteria  7:00-7:45
    • F.A.N. Club – Cafeteria/Gym  7:00-7:55
    • Breakfast Served – Cafeteria  7:30–7:55
    • After School Snack – Cafeteria  2:45-3:00
    • Computer Club – LMC  3:00-4:00  (Must Sign Up)
    • Girls Tennis Practice - Tennis Court  3:00-4:00
    • Quidditch - Outside LL Door 17  3:00-4:00
    • Reading Zone – Room 114  3:00-4:00
    • Robotics Club/Team - Room 40  3:00-4:00
    • Science Zone - Room 3/110  3:00-4:00  (7th Grade in 3, 6/8th Grade in 110 - Must Sign Up)
    • Social Studies Zone - Room 18  3:00-4:00  (Must Sign Up)
    • Teen Leaders Club @ MVCC  3:00-4:30  (Take Bus #47)
    • Track Practice - Track Field  3:00-4:00

    WEDNESDAY, May 30 (A Day)   

    • F.A.N. Club – Cafeteria/Gym  7:00-7:55
    • Breakfast Served – Cafeteria  7:30–7:55
    • After School Snack – Cafeteria  2:45-3:00
    • Amazon Club - Room 3  3:00-4:00  (Must Sign Up)
    • Boys Tennis Match @ Chippewa Middle School  3:30-5:00
    • Computer Club – LMC  3:00-4:00  (Must Sign Up)
    • Culture Crew - Room 234  3:00-4:00
    • Drawing Club - Room 4  3:00-4:00
    • Flag Football Game @ Highview Middle School  3:30-5:00
    • Girls Ensemble End-of Year Party - Choir Room  3:00-4:00
    • Quiz Bowl - Room 16  3:00-4:00
    • Reading Zone – Room 114  3:00-4:00
    • Science Zone - Room 10/112  3:00-4:00  (8th Grade in 10, 6th Grade in 112 ONLY - Must Sign Up)
    • STRIPES - Room 5  3:00-4:00
    • Swim Club - Pool Room  3:00-4:00
    • Teen Leaders Club @ MVCC  3:00-4:30  (Take Bus #47)
    • Track Practice CANCELLED

    THURSDAY, May 31 (Odd Block B Day)


    • F.A.N. Club – Cafeteria/Gym  7:00-7:55
    • Breakfast Served – Cafeteria  7:30–7:55
    • After School Snack – Cafeteria  2:45-3:00
    • Chamber Orchestra - Orchestra Room  3:00-4:00
    • Computer Club – LMC  3:00-4:00  (Must Sign Up)
    • Girls Tennis Match @ Chippewa Middle School  3:30-5:00
    • Reading Zone – Room 114  3:00-4:00
    • Robotics Club/Team - Room 40  3:00-4:00
    • Science Zone - Room 10  3:00-4:00  (7th Grade ONLY - Must Sign Up)
    • Social Studies Zone - Room 18  3:00-4:00
    • Teen Leaders Club @ MVCC  3:00-4:30  (Take Bus #47)
    • Track Practice - Track Field  3:00-4:00

    FRIDAY, June  1 (Even Block B Day)

    • F.A.N. Club – Cafeteria/Gym  7:00-7:55
    • Breakfast Served – Cafeteria  7:30–7:55
    • STEAM Showcase - no after school activities

    *Activities are subject to change, please listen for daily announcements.    




    KK KnightKrawler Robotics Second in State

    Congratulations to Irondale's KnightKrawler Robotics on their 2nd place performance this past weekend at the MSHSL FIRST State Robotics Championship at the U of M! KnightKrawler had an amazing season and we would like to thank and recognize our seniors: Mariam Adewale*, Vincent Bahnemann*, Kevin Bergmann, Faarij Binmahfooz*, Selena Blanchard, Neely Drake*, Daniel Dunn, Ian Johnson, Brett Larsen*, Jason Marcano Salto, Kori Mulligan*, Mohammed Taqiuddin*, and Reece Wittman*. Also, congratulations to our 2018-19 Team Captains: Emily Davis* (Team), Lorne Mildenberger* (Strategy), Wyatt Johnson* (Build), Abigail Cooper* (PR), and Kyle Warren (Integration). 

    * Former Edgewood Students



    Irondale Annual Spring into Fall Event

    Attention all fall of 2018 incoming 9th grade Irondale students and parents,

    Please join us at Irondale High School on Wednesday, May 30, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. to celebrate the start of your high school career. You will learn about all Irondale has to offer in the summer and fall even before you start the first day of classes, and get a jumpstart on freshman year!

    At this event you will……….

    • Meet your Dean/Sign Up for 4 Year Plan Meeting (15-minute sessions at 6:30, 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30)
    • Take a tour of the building with a current Irondale student
    • Explore your options to get connected at the Fall Activities Fair / Meet your Coach or Advisor
    • Confirm the activiation of your ParentVue and StudentVue Accounts
    • All students who attend will receive a FREE Irondale T-Shirt.


    girls fitness Girls Fitness Club

    Calling all girls entering grades 8 - 12 in the Fall 2018. Join the Girls Fitness Club this summer. We will spend the first hour doing a combination of cardiovascular exercises, strength training and yoga. The last half hour will be spent either discussing a health related topic or cooking together. We will cook a healthy meal together once a week! The topics we will discuss includes hydration, stretching, nutrition, sleep, stress, and more! We will meet for six (6) weeks, three (3) times a week and will only cost you $100.00! Contact Lisa Schmidt: Lisa.schmidt@moundsviewschools.org for more details and to register



     color guard Middle School Color Guard

    This summer we have another exciting opportunity for kids interested in color guard! Our Middle School Color Guard program will start Tuesday, July 10, at 5:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for kids going into 4th grade through 8th grade to learn, grow, and experience Color Guard. We will be participating in three parades along with one field show. Registration is open now until Friday, July 6, and can be found here. If you have any questions, concerns or would like more information please feel free to send an email to: thillemom@gmail.com.



     consent Middle School Registration/Consent Form

    Seventh and eighth grade athletes who wish to participate on an Irondale High School sports team will register online. Before you begin your online registration, approval must be obtained from the middle school principal or dean, the high school principal, activities director and coach. In addition, signatures from both student and parent/guardian are also required. Please complete the following consent form and deliver to the high school activities office before you begin the online registration:

    Middle School consent form (required for 7th and 8th grade only).     

    CPY Nickelodeon Universe Party!
    Kick off summer with a late night at Nickelodeon Universe sponsored by Community Partners with Youth on Saturday, June 9, from 10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. Cost is $25/wristband for unlimited rides, ropes course, and zipline. A flyer can be found here
    mouthguard FREE Mouth Guard Clinic
    Pura Vida Orthodontics is hosting a FREE mouth guard clinic on Thursday, July 26, between 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. This will be a time when athletes of all ages, who currently do not have braces, can come and have a custom mouth guard made for FREE!  Walk-ins are welcome - no appointment is necessary. More information can be found here.
    comm ed Community Ed Summer Camps
    Summer is coming! Don't forget to register your student for Community Education Summer Camps. We're offering many new art/science/new experience and athletic camps for students entering grades 1 - 12 in Fall 2018. We welcome students from other districts to sign up for our camps as well. Don't let your child miss out on some great and memorable summer fun! To view all camps, descriptions and to register, visit the Youth Programs/Summer Camp webpage at: www.moundsviewschools.org/youthprograms.  
    Community Program Offerings
    In addition to the youth programs and enrichment opportunities available through the District's Community Ed Department, a number of activities, camps and youth programs are hosted by area cities, local businesses, community organizations and school PTA groups. Please see offerings available in the district attendance area here. 

    Support Edgewood
    You can support Edgewood by participating in the below fundraisers year-round: 
    FPI Food Taste Testing - Earn some extra $$CASH$$ and sample some really great food. All you have to do is log on and register at www.fpitesters.com.
    Box Tops Box Tops - Please save all of your Box Tops and turn them in at Edgewood. There is a drop box in the front office of the school. This is just another way to earn money for our kids. Please be sure Box Tops are not expired as they will not accept.
    Thank you for your support!

     Show Your School Spirit
    District and school spiritwear is now available online. Edgewood has two sites this year that you can choose from for spiritwear, one through Athletic Outfitters or one through the District. Click here for Edgewood spiritwear through Athletic Outfitters and enter the password edgewoodms. Any questions regarding the online stores can be directed to Renee at renee.gimm@moundsviewschools.org.
    Click here for Edgewood spiritwear through the District. Other
    Mounds View Public Schools spiritwear is available here.    

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