We are pleased to share that Eden Prairie Schools has named Nate Gibbs as the Principal of Eden Prairie High School, effective July 1, 2022. Mr. Gibbs currently serves as the Principal of Chaska Middle School West and has previously served as an Assistant Principal of Minnetonka High School.
“Mr. Gibbs is an outstanding educational leader with a spirit of continuous improvement,” said Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson. “He has a demonstrated ability to achieve results and outcomes for each student and support staff by fostering high quality educational experiences that inspire. We are grateful to have his leadership in Eden Prairie Schools, where we know it will make a positive impact for EPHS staff, students, families and the broader community.”
Mr. Gibbs shared: “I am excited to be joining a community so deeply dedicated to engaging and empowering students as they navigate their high school experience. The heart of my career has been around creating school environments focused on partnership, support, and growth. I am looking forward to working with the staff, students, and families of EPHS and continuing the tradition of excellence.”
“We are proud to welcome Mr. Gibbs to Eden Prairie High School,” said Associate Superintendent Dr. Carlondrea Hines. “Mr. Gibbs puts relationships first — the relationships between staff and students, families and staff, and students with each other. When those relationships are strong, a community of educational excellence can flourish. We are confident Mr. Gibbs is the right leader to build upon Eden Prairie High School’s success and lead it into the future.”
In addition to his experience at Chaska Middle School West and Minnetonka High School, Mr. Gibbs has served as the Assistant Principal of American Indian Magnet School in Saint Paul. He holds an MA in Educational Leadership and Administration and a K-12 Administrative License from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Please join us in welcoming Nate Gibbs to Eden Prairie High School!