The board holds a Workshop on the second Monday of each month, and holds its Regular Business Meeting on the fourth Monday of each month, both at 6 p.m., unless otherwise indicated. The School Board sets expectations for Eden Prairie Schools based on the values of the community. These opportunities help students learn time management, build self-esteem, and allow them to contribute to their school community in different ways. Although the official record of board business is meeting minutes, regular board business meetings are recorded for the convenience of our stakeholders. We attract, develop and retain some of the most talented and sought-after professionals in the state. Kim was elected to the Eden Prairie School Board in 2007 and served 2008-2012, including as chair of the board in 2010. Strehl. The Eden Prairie School Board is committed to an atmosphere of openness and transparency with regard to its representation of community stakeholders in the governance of the school district. Our students, staff, parents and community members are partners in working toward educational excellence. Our Mission is to inspire each student to learn continuously so they are empowered to reach personal fulfillment and contribute purposefully to our ever-changing world. If you are interested in your local schools and the quality of the education they are providing, you should seriously consider running for the school board in your district. The board is also committed to providing as many opportunities as possible for residents to play a role in the education of students. My experience is in the real economy through my various entrepreneurial activity in Minnesota startups. The six candidates running for three seats on the Eden Prairie School Board are Maryam Abdi, Beth Fletcher, Tony Morimoto, Francesca Pagan-Umar, former school board member Kim Ross and C. J. Strehl. acasper@edenpr.org In these unprecedented times, I hope to help the board navigate a rapidly changing environment and understand what we need to do to ensure the success of every student. That means we do not need to add preservatives! As the elected governing body of Eden Prairie Schools, the School Board is responsible for: Like most Minnesota school boards, Eden Prairie Public Schools offers a stipend for School Board service. Eden Prairie School Board Candidate Francesca Pagan-Umar has lived in Eden Prairie for three years. Our Child Nutrition is in a class of its own with its full-service production bakery housed at Eden Prairie High School. Cards are also available at the Board meeting. Your web browser does not support the