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Celebration of Excellence  2020
Celebration of Excellence 2020

Join us for the annual Celebration of Excellence on This event is free and open to all. Come and show your support to the many individuals who help make the Minnetonka School District such an amazing place.

Celebration of Excellence Awards Event
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Reception 6 p.m. | Program 7-8:30 p.m.
MHS Arts Center

Nominations are currently closed. Winners will be announced later this month, stay tuned!


Award categories include:

  • Bradley G. Board Award for Excellence in Elementary Education
  • Charlie Parnell Memorial Award for Excellence in Special Education
  • Minnetonka Employee Award for Child-Centered Excellence
  • Minnetonka Award for Child-Centered Excellence in Teaching
  • Team Award for Child-Centered Collaboration
  • Joyce Gustafson Memorial Award
  • Ross McGlasson Award for Leadership in Community Service

View past winners and learn more

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Celebration of Excellence  2020

Whether you are a parent, student, staff member or community member, you have the opportunity to nominate that person for a Minnetonka Schools' Child-Centered Excellence Award.

New Website Translation Tool

Minnetonka Public Schools is pleased to announce that the district's website, and all individual school pages, will now have the ability for users to translate page content into one of several languages.

Reach Out and Read

More than 2,300 books were collected by students at Clear Springs and will be donated through Reach Out and Read.

Ghana Music Celebrated

This past school year, fifth grade band students from Clear Springs had the opportunity to expand their musical education by learning a new type of music called gahu, a social dance from southeastern Ghana.