Eagle Zone School Age Care

Transitioning to In-person Learning

  • Fee Based Before/After School Childcare OPEN Monday - Friday 
  • Free Essential Childcare for Tier 1 Employees OPEN Monday - Friday (Open until all students have returned to in-person learning) 
  • Fee Based Full-Day Care open to all families Monday - Friday pending space and availability (Open through Jan. 19)


Registration Account Help Guide

Current Learning Scenario:

Transitioning to In-person Learning

Kindergarten & Grade 1

  • Jan. 4 & 5: No school for grades K-2 for teacher planning
  • Jan. 6: Students return in person

Grade 2

  • Jan. 4 & 5: No school for grades K- 2 for teacher planning
  • Jan. 6: Students return to hybrid
    • Cohort A is in person Jan. 6, 11, 12 & 19
    • Cohort B is in person Jan. 7, 13 & 14
    • Virtual learning days are Jan. 8 & 15
  • Jan. 20: Students transition to in person

Grades 3-5

  • Jan. 4-14: Students continue with distance learning
  • Jan. 15 & 19: No school for grades 3-6 for teacher planning   
  • Jan. 20: Students return in person

Grade 6

  • Jan. 4-Feb. 2: Students continue with distance learning
  • Jan. 15 & 19: No school for grades 3-6 for teacher planning   
  • Feb. 3: Students return in person

Tier 1 Essential Childcare 

School day childcare for families who qualify as critical workers

Essential childcare will be provided for Eden Prairie Schools enrolled children, grades K-6 who are the children of critical workers in Tier I of the state critical worker qualification list. The list includes occupations in the following areas:

  • Healthcare and public health
  • Law enforcement, public safety and first responders
  • Food and agriculture
  • Judicial Branch (essential services)
  • National Guard (activated under a Governor Executive Order)
  • Educators and school staff providing in-person instruction or caring for children of critical workers
  • Child care and school-age care providers

Tier 1 critical worker qualification list 


Fee-Based Childcare 

Before/after school & distance learning full-day care (M-F)

Eagle Zone fee-based childcare operates out of all elementary buildings and offers families childcare options before and after school, in addition to full-day care when capacity allows for it. 

Eagle Zone Fee-Based Childcare will be offered at all elementary sites. 

Before School care is offered from 6:30 AM until the start of the school day. After School care is offered from the end of the school day until 6:00 PM.

Full Day Care is offered from 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM and is offered based on a full-day fee structure. 



Additional Program Information

Join Our Team

Eagle Zone is looking to hire energetic, caring and passionate people who are excited to help create a meaningful and engaging environment for youth in Eden Prairie. Eagle Zone will foster a sense of belonging for K-6 students while encouraging them to explore their interests and strengths. The Eagle Zone staff will play an important role in creating a positive educational experience for all who are involved with the program. 

For more information on open positions with Eagle Zone, check out the Community Education Job Openings Page


If you require financial assistance to participate in any of our programs, please check out the available resources at edenpr.org/FeeAssistance