Happy National Online School Day! Today is a day we honor the accomplishments of online students. What is something you or your student is proud to have accomplished in online school!?
Welcome back students! Here are some back to school pictures from the staff. Feel free to share your pictures in the comments.
Reminder: School Starts Tuesday September 8th. We looking forward to seeing you in advisory!
Did you know that many of the school supplies you purchase for your student this year could reduce the taxes you pay and possibly lead to a larger refund next year? Save your receipts for these purchases and find out more information about the K-12 Education Credit and Subtraction and how to claim them: https:/www.revenue.state.mn.us/k-12-education-subtraction-and-credit
Welcome new staff member Jess Balog! She is excited to start working with EOC students. Check out her "meet our staff" information on our website: https://www.edvisionshighschool.com/o/eoc/page/meet-our-staff--48
Remember to add the EOC app to your devices! Access staff lists, important documents, news updates, and even emergency notifications, right from your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2ZmTrex or iPhone: https://apple.co/2ZpsNlb.
EOC's Annual School Board Organizational Meeting was held last week. Welcome to our new School Board Members Jessica and Allie! We appreciate the time and energy our board members contribute on behalf of EOC.
Celebrate Amelia Earhart Day by learning more about this aviation pioneer! https://www.britannica.com/biography/Amelia-Earhart
Check out the various locations around Minnesota that are a part of the Minnesota Historical Society. There are 26 different sites throughout Minnesota. https://www.mnhs.org/
If you were planning to take an ACT this past spring, your testing dates have been difficult to pinpoint. As a result, ACT has added more testing dates for Fall of 2020. Check them out as you reschedule! https://www.act.org/
The Minnesota Department of Education encourages all families to take time and review your family emergency plan. https://mn.gov/covid19/for-minnesotans/get-help/make-a-plan.jsp
SEVENTY-FIVE! There are 75 Minnesota State Parks to enjoy and bask in nature. Find a Minnesota State Park near you! https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/parkfinder/index.html
Check out your local library this summer. The services available at many libraries in Minnesota: In person, curbside pick up, virtual programs, and ebooks. Visit your library's website today! https://librarytechnology.org/libraries/public.pl?State=Minnesota
The 2020-2021 school calendar can be found on our website and app. Check it out! https://5il.co/h3av
Too hot outside? The Science Museum of Minnesota is offering online science museum experiences, including "Omnifest at Home." Check it out: https://new.smm.org/
Families who qualify for free and reduce priced meals have the opportunity to apply for additional assistance this summer. Deadline July 31. https://mn.p-ebt.org/
Black Lives Matter. The EOC staff realizes, more than ever, the importance of transparency and communication as a current majority White student body and all-White staff. We are committed to countering systemic racism and bias in educational practices, which is a part of EOC's three-year strategic plan, available to the public on our website. https://5il.co/hmw2
Let's get counted! It's not too late to fill out your census information online. https://my2020census.gov/
Are you wondering where to find free summer meals in Minnesota? There's an app (and website) for that. http://www.summereatsmn.org/.
Congratulations to our class of 2020! Our virtual ceremony wrapped up a couple of weeks ago, but we want to continue to celebrate our marvelous graduates. In addition, tonight, the bridge on 35W in Minneapolis will be lit in honor of all graduates in Minnesota.