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9th Grade Orientation

Freshmen Class Parent/Guardian and 9th grade Student Orientation and information evening

Monday, August 28 - 5:00-6:00 & 7:00-8:00 PM

For Incoming Parents/Guardians and Students in our Freshmen Class

Plan to be at EHS for the Freshmen Class Orientation Evening from 5-6 p.m. or 7-8 p.m.- attend one of the sessions, please, on Monday, August 28th for all Freshmen parents and guardians and students.

Parent and guardians will receive information on how to have a smooth and successful transition into high school for themselves and their students. Information and set up help will be offered for Schoology access, CAMPUS access and MyPaymentsPlus set up and use. We will also offer building tours.

Assistance with use of technology - Schoology, MyPaymentsPlus and Campus will be offered after each of the sessions. There will also be a Schoology help session for parents and guardians at 6:05 p.m. on Monday, August 28th in Room 156.

Freshmen student schedules will be distributed. All 9th graders will be given more information provided by LINK Crew students during this evening. Counselors and Special Education teachers will be available to answer questions regarding scheduling concerns. More specific information will be shared in our August Newsletter.

9th Grade Welcome : Wednesday, August 30 - 7:40-11:00 AM

  • School begins Wednesday, aug. 30, 2023

The first day of school for Eagan High School is Wednesday, August 30, 2023. Buses will transport freshmen, 9th grade students, to school as scheduled for a typical school day. School begins at 7:40 a.m. for freshmen, who will report to the Student Commons (cafeteria). We use this morning to welcome and support our freshmen! ALL incoming 9th graders (including Centerbased SpEd) will arrive at the regular time for a 7:40 start. Special education transportation will run at the early start time for students in 9th grade.

All freshmen will begin the day with a large assembly, followed by students working together in small groups with Student LINK Crew Leaders. Freshmen and LINK Crew members will enjoy fun and informative activities throughout the building including a tour and classroom visits.

If your freshman student is enrolled in 196Online but taking 1 or 2 classes in person at Eagan HS, please do attend the parent/guardian evening and the 9th grade student should plan to be at EHS on Sept. 1 and 2 - just as they would throughout the school year for those two classes.

Sophomores, juniors and seniors will report to school at 11:00 a.m. the first day, Wednesday, Aug. 30th. Bus transportation will be provided for grades 10, 11 and 12 to arrive for the 11 a.m. start. ALL 10-12th graders (including Centerbased SpEd)  will arrive at the later start time. 
Special education transportation will run at the later start time for students 10th-12th grade.

ALL students will follow a modified schedule for the remainder of the day that will allow everyone to eat lunch and meet all their teachers, following their daily schedule, in assigned classes. The day concludes at its usual time for this school year, 2:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 31st will be a regular school day for all students from 7:40 - 2:30.  No school for students on Friday, September 1st.  School resumes on Tuesday, Sept. 5 for all students.

Other Important Back to School Information

Bus Information

What Supplies Will I Need?

Every student will receive an iPad and charger. A stylus for the iPad is very useful as is a remote battery pack charger.
Students attending in person should have black ink ball point pens, #2 lead mechanical pencils or wooden pencils, eraser, single subject notebooks and pocket folders (teachers suggest matching colors for each class that needs one).
Calculators for math, as well as protractors/compasses for students in Geometry.
EHS Counseling has donated school supplies. Please contact 651-683-6921 if you wish to come in and receive needed supplies.