EHSI Choir Concert video!

Posted January 10th, 2018 & filed under News

Did you catch our EHSI choir performance at the IDS Center in December? Watch them again or catch them for the first time here!

Translation Party on Jan. 16th – sign up!

Posted January 10th, 2018 & filed under News

Translating Event –
Student Volunteers Needed! (3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th graders)
Wondering how your student can use their Spanish outside of class? Sra. Schwarze is searching for student volunteers to help translate sponsorship letters written to Guatemalan children through an organization called Common Hope. This volunteer event will take place after school on Tuesday, January 16th.
Contact Srta. Huber mhuber@edenpr.org if your child/family is interested in helping or see full event details here: Translation party invitation_Eagle Heights

Yearbooks available for purchase!

Posted January 8th, 2018 & filed under News

 

 

Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion yearbooks are for sale! Softcover books are available for $20 and hardcover books are available for $25. Books can be purchased online: https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectJob#. Please use code: 10646518. Books should be purchased by 2/28/2018

 

We are also looking for your photos to add to the yearbook! We’d love to have photos from any events like the Fun Run, Dia de los Muertos, any fun times with the interns, classroom photos, and more. Please upload photos to the yearbook site: https://community.lifetouch.com/. Our school code this year is: PQDAFK

Eagle Heights Interns featured in Eden Prairie News!

Posted December 21st, 2017 & filed under News

 

Intern program benefits Spanish-speaking interns, students

 

Eden Prairie News profiled the EHSI intern program, and the Spanish Education Fund. Interns bring such a unique and complementary element to our student’s learning. We are fortunate to have them in our schools and with our students! Read the full article here:

 

http://www.swnewsmedia.com/eden_prairie_news/news/education/intern-program-benefits-spanish-speaking-interns-students/article_0459b4af-891f-5ff0-bc8b-9f5ab0b9c30d.html

Hearing & Vision screening needs volunteers!

Posted December 13th, 2017 & filed under News

Volunteers are needed to assist with hearing and vision screening.

Due to the nature of the event, please do not bring younger siblings with you. Thanks for understanding!

Location: Volunteers should check in at the office & report to the health room by 8:50 a.m. for instructions.

Dates: January 24, 9 – 12:30

January 25, 9 – 12

 

Sign up here!

Holidays Under Glass featuring EHSI Choir!

Posted November 25th, 2017 & filed under News

Eden Prairie Schools are proud to present the Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion Elementary Choir for the Tuesday, December 12th concert from noon to 1:00 at the Crystal Court of the IDS Center in Minneapolis. The 130 member choir is comprised of Eagle Heights students from grades 4-6, and is under the direction of Molly Aalfs and assistant director Diane Worwa. Please join us for this remarkable opportunity to showcase the quality performing arts programs in the Eden Prairie Schools!

Thanks for making Maratón de Lectura a success!

Posted November 14th, 2017 & filed under News

WOW! EHSI students read for 835,870 minutes in October!

 

The assembly was awesome and there was so much excitement from the students! The gym looked incredible – thanks to the volunteers and Maratón committee members for helping to decorate! We gave out 84 prizes donated by local businesses – thank you to everyone who donated prizes!! And we raised over $34,000, which goes right back to our teachers and school!

Maraton Thank You!

12 classrooms had 100% participation by their students.

The kids could not have been more excited!! Here are some pictures taken of the gym decorations to enjoy.

Fall Intern Festival is this Thursday, 16 Nov!

Posted November 14th, 2017 & filed under News

Fall Intern Festival

he Amity interns in Eden Prairie have created stations/ booths about their country, culture and customs. Come meet, learn about, and play different games and activities from Spain, Colombia, Chile, and El Salvador! The interns have created some beautiful, interesting, and very interactive displays. Please see below for a shift and role that fits you.

This event also includes the Teacher Time Raffle. You can turn in tickets during the Festival, and winners will be drawn towards the end of the evening. Come support the SEF and the Intern Program!

Date: 11/16/2017 (Thu.)

Event Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm CST

Location: EHSI Gym

Sign up to volunteer! Link is here:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fa9af2aa4fa7-spring

Maraton de Lectura 2017 – Gym Decorating Help Needed!

Posted October 30th, 2017 & filed under News

Please help our Maratón de Lectura committee decorate the gym, making it SUPER for the Celebration Assembly on Wednesday, 11/8! Help is needed from 9:30AM – 1:30PM. The assembly will take place later that afternoon with the grand total of minutes read being revealed, hopefully resulting in a special “flying” performance by our principals. We will be transferring the existing Maratón display from the front entrance to the gym and adding various décor items for additional impact. Tasks are simple! Please join us in our efforts to help make this day special for our SUPER readers!