At the Above and Beyond Awards Dinner on April 25 we will recognize seniors who go "above and beyond" during their high school experience.... through overcoming adversity; being inspirational to others; displaying a great attitude toward life, school and others; improving their GPA, etc. Conn McCartan, EPHS principal, will tell the students' stories to honor them in front of their family members, their nominators, the School Board, top district administrators, and many Rotarians and community members.
REGISTER TO ATTEND THE DINNER ... Click on Above and Beyond event and register by April 14.
The celebration will be held in the East Common at the Eden Prairie High School. Reception starts at 6:00 followed by dinner at 6:30 and program at 7:30. Meal cost will be $25 for an Italian buffet dinner catered by Buca. Registration deadline is April 14. Community members who would like to attend can register directly at http://bit.ly/ABDinner and charge the fee or send a check. Please indicate in the comments section the name(s) of any particular student(s) you are coming to support. For questions please call Jeanne Zetah at 612-859-6137.
DONATE TO TEXTBOOK SCHOLARSHIPS: ... Click on Pay Pal below.
This year the Rotary Club will be awarding college textbook scholarships to honorees. We invite high school staff, community members and Rotarians to make a donation toward those textbook scholarships in whatever amount they choose.To have the funds go to a particular honoree, please click on the "+Add special instructions to the seller" button and add that student's name.
Supt. Curt Tryggestad ... Eden Prairie Schools
The Foundation has three annual events including -
- Brewfest – held in the fall at Purgatory Park. This event has grown by 100 attendees each year.