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Edina High School ranked No. 3 in state | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

Editor's note: An incorrect version of this article's headline appears in the May 17 print edition of the Edina Sun Current, and appeared earlier online.

Edina High School students will face increased restrictions on street parking  ECM Publishers

The 2018-19 academic year will begin with new parking restrictions in place near Edina High School.

Edina school district settles free-speech lawsuit  Star Tribune

The Edina school board has settled a federal lawsuit filed against the district by five Edina High School students and their parents who accused the district of ...

Edina High School's Theater for All shines spotlight on performers with disabilities  ECM Publishers

It wasn't her first choice of possible electives for her senior year, or her second, but when Olivia Magnuson was placed in a groundbreaking theater class at ...

Edina teachers, school board report threats amid ideological tensions  Star Tribune

School board Chairman Leny Wallen-Friedman apologized and said he failed to back up teachers.

OPINION EXCHANGE | Despite trouble in Edina, the kids will be all right  Star Tribune

It's been a tough year in Edina, the small town on the west side with a dream. Yes, we made the All Hockey Hair Team, but our varsity boys' team stumbled in the ...

Edina's Young Conservatives Club reinstated after suit  Star Tribune

An American flag is now hanging in every classroom at Edina High School as part of what the club is calling a victory in its federal lawsuit against the district.

Edina school board closes investigation into complaint against board member  Star Tribune

The Edina school board has decided not to take action against its vice chairwoman, Sarah Patzloff, who came under fire recently over a social media post.

Why the conservative students suing Edina High School may have a decent shot of winning their case  MinnPost

Add Edina High School to the list of political battlegrounds this year. A lawsuit filed in early December against the high school by five students who claim the ...

Conservative critics keeping heat on Edina schools  MPR News

Since last year, conservatives have accused Edina schools of indoctrinating students with liberal viewpoints. The issue has drawn national attention, and state ...

Edina School Board approves revised 10th grade English curriculum  ECM Publishers

After parents complained this past fall about a lack of rigor in Edina High School's 10th grade English class, the Edina School Board approved a revised ...

Edina grads reflect on years of service | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

School work was only one aspect of the high school careers of three Edina seniors who were recognized in May for their volunteering and leadership efforts with ...

Edina High School's 'The Drowsy Chaperone' starts Friday  ECM Publishers

The Edina High School Thespians will perform a comedic homage to 1920s musicals with their production of “The Drowsy Chaperone” beginning Nov. 2.

Edina Offensive Lineman Quinn Carroll Heading To Notre Dame  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Quinn Carroll's size and abilities have help propel Edina's football team -- and he's caught the attention of many major colleges.

So what exactly is going on with the students at Edina High School?  SW News Media

A student disagreement in the next town over has become a fight among grown-ups, too. If you haven't been following it, here is a recap:

Edina to revise race report after concerns over anonymous comments  Star Tribune

Edina officials will revise a recently approved race and equity report after learning that one of the incidents mentioned in the report probably did not occur in the ...

Start times changing next year for seven Edina schools  Star Tribune

Middle school students in the Edina School District will get to sleep in late while students at five elementary schools will have to get up earlier after the school ...

Tensions high at Edina HS after lawsuit from conservative group  KARE

Days after members of the Edina High School Young Conservatives Club filed a lawsuit claiming the district violated their First Amendment rights by shutting ...

Edina High School's Carnival Concert set for Oct. 27  ECM Publishers

The Edina High School Varsity Band will present its 6th Annual Carnival Concert from 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Edina High School's Fick Auditorium, ...

Edina defenders take on Academic Balance Bill | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

Defenders of the Edina School District are speaking out as the Minnesota Legislature mulls a bill seeking to limit teachers' speech in the classroom.

Environmental club spends summer working to bring solar power to Edina High School  ECM Publishers

Edina High School's Project Earth club has embarked on a fundraising campaign aimed at capturing the power of the sun for Edina High School.

Edina's Quinn Carroll commits to Notre Dame's football program

Minnesota's top high school football recruit is Edina High School's Quinn Carroll. He has chosen to play collegiate football at Notre Dame.

Edina High School hosts Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 1  ECM Publishers

Edina High School will hold its annual Veterans Day program at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, in the school's Fick Auditorium, 6754 Valley View Road. All veterans ...

Inside a Public School Social Justice Factory  The Weekly Standard

For decades, the public schools of Edina, Minnesota, were the gold standard among the state's school districts. Edina is an upscale suburb of Minneapolis, but ...

Edina School Board Approves Changes to Start, End Times

March 20, 2018 04:08 PM. Edina Public Schools on Monday night approved new start and end times that will begin in the 2018-19 school year. The changes will ...

TEDxEdina announces roster of speakers | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

For years, people seeking an intellectual shot in the arm have turned to TED Talks, the ubiquitous online videos featuring some of the world's foremost experts ...

Edina offensive tackle Quinn Carroll commits to Notre Dame  Star Tribune

Quinn Carroll is taking his talents to South Bend. Carroll, a 6-6, 295-pound offensive tackle at Edina High School and the top-ranked football recruit in Minnesota ...

Edina parents and student speak as bill seeks to curtail teacher expression  ECM Publishers

A lawsuit alleging the Edina School District violated conservative students' First Amendment rights has been settled, but the plaintiffs' grievances are living on in ...

Lake swimming title is within reach for Edina High girls  ECM Publishers

After dunking Minnetonka 101-80 in a Lake Conference girls swimming and diving dual meet Sept. 27, it appears Edina will win the league championship.

Going where? Today's expected early signings for Minnesota preps  Star Tribune

Wednesday is the first day of the NCAA early signing period, when athletes in all sports except football can sign binding letters of intent.

Our View: Keep politics -- and politicians -- out of classrooms  Post-Bulletin

A dispute in the Edina public schools that turned into a political cause celebre now threatens to come to your local school district, thanks to a bill pitched by ...

Veterans Day assembly protest raises tensions at Edina High  Star Tribune

Tensions at Edina High School escalated over the weekend after a Veterans Day observance sparked complaints about some students' behavior and ...

Football: Edina enjoys big first quarter in win over Tonka  ECM Publishers

A barrage of points in the first quarter helped the Edina High football team beat Minnetonka 21-7 Friday night at Edina's Kuhlman Field.

Edina Young Conservatives Club lawsuit inspires bill in Legislature  MinnPost

On March 1, the Edina School Board approved a settlement agreement with the Edina High School Young Conservatives Club. In December, a handful of ...

Lunch together for Edina High tennis finalists | Free  ECM Publishers

For fans who are wondering how Edina teammates Nicole Copeland and Andrea Jansson prepared to face each other in the state Class AA tennis singles ...

Protest over dress code erupts at Edina High School  Star Tribune

Scores of students gathered in the Edina High School commons Thursday to protest what they said were tighter restrictions in the school's dress code.

Edina High School economics competitors headed to national semis  ECM Publishers

Edina High School's National Economics Challenge team won the statewide challenge April 11 at the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank, earning a trip to ...

Eden Prairie finishes off Edina football team 21-0  ECM Publishers

In a battle between two ground-oriented 6-1 West District high school football teams Oct. 17 at Eden Prairie, the Eagles used their home-field advantage to beat ...

More than 1000 Edina students participated in nation-wide walk-out  ECM Publishers

Students in the Edina School District joined their peers from across the nation March 14 to protest gun violence and demand action on gun control.

Edina School District prepares for cuts | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

The Edina School Board will soon decide whether to approve a recommended budget reduction of about $1.7 million for the 2018-19 school year.

Family entertainment returns to Edina High School with 'The Drowsy Chaperone'  ECM Publishers

After a 2017-18 theater season that embraced the macabre, the Edina High School Thespians are marking the current school year with a dose of family-friendly ...

Edina High School robotics team qualifies for state, world championships  ECM Publishers

The Edina High School robotics team has qualified for world and state championships and received several awards at two recent regional competitions.

VIDEO: The year's wildest prep football comeback was inspired by opposite outcome in Minn. last year  USA TODAY High School Sports

Two Minnesota teams combined for the wildest, most outlandish high school football comeback of the 2018 season on Friday night, and their wild storyline was ...

OPINION EXCHANGE | Racial identity policies are ruining Edina's fabled schools  Star Tribune

Editor's note: A longer version of this article appears in the fall issue of 'Thinking Minnesota,' a publication of the Center of the American Experiment.

During tense times, Edina Thespians embrace weighty, comedic subject matter of 'Heathers'  ECM Publishers

The Edina High School Thespians were already rehearsing for the dark comedic musical, “Heathers,” when the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, renewed ...

Longtime Edina High choir director's career culminates with Current Jam  ECM Publishers

For Edina Choir Director David Henderson, music is everything. And he makes sure his students know it.

Rash of injuries slows Edina High boys soccer team  ECM Publishers

There's no question that a rash of injuries has slowed the progress of the Edina High boys soccer team this season.

Edina High School teacher on leave in wake of criminal investigation  KMSP-TV

An Edina High School social studies teacher is on administrative leave in the wake of a criminal investigation, according to the school's principal.

Post-settlement, plaintiffs say they got what they wanted in Edina Schools lawsuit  ECM Publishers

Following a closed discussion March 1, the Edina School Board voted unanimously to settle a lawsuit that alleged the district violated a group of conservative ...

Edina volleyball comeback is among best ever  ECM Publishers

One of the greatest comebacks in the history of the Edina High girls volleyball program yielded a five-game victory over Wayzata Sept. 4 at the Wayzata High ...

Top hockey prospect leaving school a year early to attend Minnesota  USA TODAY High School Sports

Edina (Minn.) defenseman Ben Brinkman will graduate early and join the University of Minnesota hockey program for the 2018-19 season.

Students, schools prep for Wednesday walkout over Florida shooting  Minnesota Public Radio News

Students in Minnesota and across the country plan to step out of their classrooms for 17 minutes on the one-month anniversary of the Parkland, Fla., shooting, ...

OPINION EXCHANGE | Counterpoint: Edina schools: To this white male, there's no 'culture of intimidation'  Star Tribune

The attack on an advanced high school English class was unwarranted. Besides that, diversity is not a bad thing.

TRIA Prep Athlete of Week, June 6: Edina's Molly McHugh  KSTP

The Edina high school softball team is going to the state tournament for the first time since 1979, thanks in large part to our TRIA Prep Athlete of the Week...

Mountain biking is bigger than ever this season  ECM Publishers

Mountain biking is taking Minnesota by storm, based on the early returns from a meet at Schindler's Way Trail Aug. 26 in Austin, Minnesota.

Edina High student picked for college music festival  ECM Publishers

Edina High School student Lane Latonsky has been selected to participate in the 30th Annual Bjorling Music Festival at Gustavus Adolphus College. The festival ...

Students' lawsuit in Edina highlights political-club tensions  MinnPost

Gathered outside at a park adjacent to Creek Valley Elementary School in Edina last Thursday afternoon, a group of students and adults huddled together ...

Threesome sparks Edina in swim invite win  ECM Publishers

Sophomores Claudia Chang and Brecken Merkel and junior Nora Clarkowski all won two individual as Edina High's girls swimming and diving team cruised to ...

Edina prepares for Lakeville South in football opener  ECM Publishers

Lakeville South, Edina's opponent in the 2018 high school football opener, has taken a page from the playbook of a very successful Elk River program.

Students sue Edina school over free speech rights  KMSP-TV

EDINA, Minn. (AP) -- Five Minnesota high school students who are members of a conservative club say their free speech rights were violated when the school ...

Edina tennis team is off to a red-hot start  ECM Publishers

Head coach Steve Paulsen of the Edina High girls tennis team picked two tough opponents for the opening week, but his Hornets responded by thumping St.

Edina tennis team downs Skippers, stays undefeated  ECM Publishers

No. 2-ranked Minnetonka tested No. 1-ranked Edina in the finals of the Edina Invitational tennis tournament, and for now at least, the numbers don't lie.

Edina tennis: Hornets dominate first invitational | Edina  ECM Publishers

Defending state Class AA team champion Edina dominated the Rochester Invitational position tournament Friday, Aug. 17, at the Rochester Tennis Center.

Art Downey Retires After 62 Years Coaching MN High School Swimming  SwimSwam

Minnesota high school coaching legend Art Downey has retired after 62 years coaching the Edina High School boys program. Downey is the only head coach in ...

Lake Conference says 'no' to STMA | Sports  SW News Media

Last spring, the St. Michael-Albertville school board met with St. Michael-Albertville athletic/activities coaches and advisers. The meeting confirmed what ...

Edina Hockey Team Has The Talent To Back Up Lofty Goals  CBS Minnesota / WCCO

Curt Giles has been heading this program for 19 years. Before winning, he wants to build the feeling.

Public tours showcase Edina Schools' upgraded facilities | Sun Current  ECM Publishers

The last two weekends gave Edina residents the chance to see how their school district is spending their $124.9 million. Edina Schools is in the midst of a ...

Rainy night for Edina's new Hall-of-Famers  ECM Publishers

A downpour on Thursday, Sept. 20, didn't affect the turnout for the annual Edina Athletic Hall of Fame banquet at Interlachen Country Club.

Raphael Cattelin scores big for Edina soccer team  ECM Publishers

How is it possible that Edina forward Raphael Cattelin, who was injured for most of the 2018 boys soccer season, suddenly jumps back into the lineup and has ...

Scoggins: Generosity, speed set apart Edina star Walker  Star Tribune

Sammy Walker, who had a goal and four assists in Thursday's 2A quarterfinal victory over Lakeville North, is as good as advertised. So is his Edina Hornets ...

Public school in Minnesota requires English course aimed at eradicating white privilege  Fox News

A public high school in Minnesota implemented a required, race-based English course aimed at eradicating “white privilege,” but it wasn't billed that way to ...

Edina tennis team clinches Lake Conference title  ECM Publishers

Although the Edina High girls tennis team took its first loss of the season, 5-2 to Blake School on Friday, Sept. 28, the Hornets did clinch the Lake Conference ...

Edina's Rickman shines in Lake Girls CC Meet  ECM Publishers

Senior captain Maria Rickman of the Edina High girls cross country team went into the Lake Conference Meet Oct. 15 in hopes of winning her fourth All-Lake ...

Edina High investigating racist Snapchat, message  Star Tribune

Edina High School authorities said Friday they're investigating a racist photo and message shared through social media by a student earlier this week.

Charge of 'political indoctrination' heats up Edina school board race  Star Tribune

An article alleging political “indoctrination” in the Edina School District has become one of the central topics of this year's crowded school board race. The article ...

Hornets primed for winning football season | Edina  ECM Publishers

Last season, the Edina High football team came of age with its best record in several years.

Edina tennis team plots road to section title match  ECM Publishers

With the Section 6AA Boys Tennis Team Tournament set to begin this week, many fans are already anticipating a showdown between Edina and Blake School ...

Eden Prairie Beats Edina Convincingly 21-0 on Wednesday Night  KSTP

October 17, 2018 10:49 PM. Eden Prairie finishes off the regular season with a shutout of Edina 21-0 on Wednesday night. Eden Prairie quarterback Cole ...

Conservative student group in Edina settled with district  KWLM (Willmar Radio)

(Edina MN-) On Friday the Edina High School Young Conservatives Club announced a settlement with the Edina High School administration. This was after the ...

Edina Football: Boltmann's big plays jolt Crimson  ECM Publishers

Three weeks ago, Jake Boltmann was just another student watching Edina games from the stands.

Flashback Friday: Edina Streak Reached Record Books in 1968

Victories over St. Cloud Tech and Robbinsdale Cooper tied and broke the state record for consecutive victories ...

Edina barber embraces his community, reaps the rewards  ECM Publishers

Rob Burley has moved his hair business to Hopkins, but as proof of his deep connections to Edina, his clientele has followed the veteran barber-stylist to his new ...

Edina prepares for tennis invitational Saturday | Edina  ECM Publishers

One of the perks of playing in the Edina Invitational tennis tournament is knowing that each of the eight participants will have three good matches.

Five Edina players make All-Lake baseball team  ECM Publishers

All-State baseball players Will Eckland and Charlie Fischer lead a group of five Edina players recently named to the 2018 All-Lake Conference baseball team.

Ex-UW-Madison student, Edina native sentenced to 3 years for sexual assault  KMSP-TV

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A judge has sentenced a former University of Wisconsin-Madison student who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting three female students ...

Edina comes up just short in section boys tennis  ECM Publishers

Earlier this season, the Blake School boys tennis team beat Edina 4-2 in a dual match.

Young conservatives sue school district for shutting them down amid Veterans Day feud  Kansas City Star

Edina High School's Young Conservatives Club students are suing the Minnesota school, citing a First Amendment free speech violation after a Veterans Day ...

MSHSL shortens high school baseball, softball games

MSHSL has approved five-inning games to help shorten the high school baseball and softball seasons.

Edina High School principal to retire in 2017  Star Tribune

Edina High School principal will submit intent to retire at next school board meeting.

MN author thrilled to unveil new book

Well, the wait is over James Tucker's follow up sequel, The Holdouts, is now available and once again the critics are excited, describing it as a "worthy sequel," ...

Miles With Maddy - Carrying the Torch  MileSplit

Many of you are probably familiar with Declan Dahlberg's Run, Write, Repeat column. When I discovered it, I was ecstatic-even envious-to read the perspective ...

Confirmed: Edina's Matt Cavanagh is Mr. Football candidate  ECM Publishers

After he led Edina High's football team to a 21-7 victory over Minnetonka Friday night at Kuhlman Field, Matt Cavanagh appeared *fresh* and relaxed.

Webb concludes Edina career as one of the all-time best  ECM Publishers

John Webb recently concluded his Edina High tennis career as one of the program's all-time winners.

Edina girls CC team pursues top state ranking  ECM Publishers

The 1-2-3 punch provided by Macy Iyer, Morgan Richter and Maria Rickman carried the Edina High girls cross country team to the title Saturday, Sept. 15, at the ...

Retired Wild player returns to Xcel as Edina goalie coach  KARE

Josh Harding's NHL career might be over but his love for hockey continues to flow through his veins. For the last 3 years, he's served as the goalie coach for ...

Edina fall sports are underway | Edina  ECM Publishers

The fall high school sports season is underway. Most of the Edina-area teams are either already in competition or completing final practice sessions.

Want to livestream Edina boys' hockey? It'll cost you $100 a game  Star Tribune

Edina High School, in a novel effort for regular season prep sports in Minnesota, is charging a $100-per-game fee on media outlets livestreaming its boys' ...

Edina mountain bike team finishes No. 1 in second race  ECM Publishers

The Edina High mountain bike team gained huge momentum, as well as respect in the cycling community by winning the overall title in the Minnesota High ...

Former UW student, Edina native pleads guilty in string of assaults  KMSP-TV

A former student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has pleaded guilty to five felonies stemming from a string of alleged assaults around campus.

Edina volleyball team shares first place, plays Hopkins next  ECM Publishers

Mark Nelson's first season as head coach of the Edina High girls volleyball team has exceeded all expectations, and through the first half of the Lake Conference ...

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