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Parent Meeting- April 27th
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 8:20 AM

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s):

The counseling department invites you to attend our spring parent/guardian meeting.

Date: Thursday, April 27th
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Edison High School-Media Center
700 22nd Ave. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418

This will be our opportunity to provide you with pertinent information and share with you upcoming benchmarks. This meeting is open to all parents. Please review the topics to be covered below:

·         Graduation ceremony participation vs obtaining diploma (12th gr.)

·         End of the school year timeline

·         Summer school and credit recovery opportunities (ALC)

·         College exploration/scholarships/employment/volunteering

·         Transitioning your student into the 2017-2018 school year

If you have any questions about this meeting or course selections for next school year, please contact your student’s counselor.

Please note: Students in all grades will be testing throughout the months of April and May. Testing dates are available on our school website:

Para información en español, favor de llamar a Christie Roiz-Guevara al 612-668-1307.

Hadii aad su’al qaabto fadhlan so wac Abdi Ogle 612-760-9105.

Thank you,
Counseling Department

Nick Pederson, 9th grade

Todd Tratz, 10th -12th grade (Last names A-G)          

Elyse Grothendick, 10th -12th grade (Last names H-N)

Kris Baumgartner, 10th -12th grade (Last names O-Z)

Parent Meeting- January 11th
Thursday, January 05, 2017 9:40 AM

Dear Parent/Guardian:

The Edison counseling team is offering two separate parent/guardian sessions on Wednesday, January 11th from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Both sessions will begin in the media center. This will be our opportunity to provide you with pertinent information.

Academic Pathway Session
·         Graduation requirements (credits and tests)
·         Introduction to IB Diploma Programme and other dual enrollment options
·         Academic support

All students will begin the course selection process for the next school year. It is important for parents/guardians of 9th and 10th grade students to attend this meeting to learn more about their student’s academic options.

FAFSA Workshop
Edison’s Career and College Center will be offering assistance with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Contact Nora Guerin, CCC Coordinator with any questions at 612-668-1370.

We invite you to stay for Edison High School’s choir concert at 7:00 p.m. We look forward to meeting with you! If you have any questions regarding this meeting please contact Christie Roiz-Guevara, Family Liaison at 612-668-1307 or at

Thank you,
Counseling Department

IB Family Information Night
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 8:10 AM

IB Family Information Night
Thursday, October 6, 2016
6:00-7:00 p.m.

Edison High School- Media Center
700 22nd Ave. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418


  • Overview of International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP)
  • ​Learn about personal project (MYP)
  • Assessments and proficiency based grading

Parents/guardians are strongly encouraged to attend to learn more about the IB program. This meeting will be facilitated by Edison IB Coordinators, Sharon Cormany (MYP) and Max Athorn (DP).
If you are unable to attend and are interested in learning more about our MYP and DP programs, both our coordinators will be available at parent teacher conferences in room 331A.

Parent Teacher Conferences
Tuesday, October 18, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 19, 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Sharon Cormany, IB MYP Coordinator, 612-668-1354

Max Athorn, IB DP Coordinator, 612-668-1354

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