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Skippers 2016 Spring Sports Update5/23/2016 10:13 AM
Follow along with the Minnetonka spring sports teams as they begin postseason play.
District Communications
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"Pippin" Garners 18 Spotlight Awards5/19/2016 2:09 PM
Pippin has been honored with 18 Spotlight awards, including the coveted Outstanding Overall Production of a Musical.
District Communications
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MHS Sailing Team Headed to Nationals5/13/2016 10:56 AM
Skippers take second in Baker Qualifier to earn a spot in the national regatta Memorial Day weekend.
District Communications
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2016 Celebration of Excellence Honorees5/12/2016 11:12 AM
This year's honorees were recognized at the 2016 Celebration of Excellence Thursday, May 12
District Communications
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Minnetonka DECA Shines at Int'l. Competition5/6/2016 12:33 PM
DECA competitors finish strong in Nashville, with first place, third place and top-ten finishes.
District Communications
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Freeberg to lead Skippers boys basketball5/2/2016 2:12 PM
Former collegiate coach brings more than 20 years of experience to Minnetonka
Ted Schultz
952.401.5901
Minnetonka MN United FC Takeover Night4/29/2016 12:50 PM

Minnetonka is taking over a Minnesota United FC match! District families have the opportunity to get discounted tickets for the game.

District Communications
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MMW Theatre Presents: "Hercules"4/25/2016 2:35 PM
Minnetonka West Theatre proudly presents the spring play Hercules. Performances will be in the MMW Cafetorium May 6-7.
Erin Carcamo
952.401.5322
La Copa Minnetonka, Friday, April 294/21/2016 9:47 AM
​Join us for a Minnetonka Soccer event celebrating Spanish language, culture and community!
District Communications
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MHS Math Team State Qualifiers for 7th Year4/19/2016 2:51 PM
Freshman Frank Lu is one of approximately 270 students in the nation to qualify for the USA Mathematical Olympiad.
District Communications
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2016-17 MHS Cheerleading Tryouts4/14/2016 3:45 PM
We invite you to tryout to be a part of the national award-winning cheerleading program at MHS!
André Brewer
(218) 330-5299
Seven Student Athletes Ink NLIs4/13/2016 10:21 AM
Minnetonka's Class of 2016 now includes 32 student athletes who have signed to compete at the next level.
Ted Schultz
952.501.5901
Student Artwork in Natl. Internet Safety Calendar4/12/2016 5:15 PM
Scenic Heights fifth-grade students earn state and national recognition for posters that illustrate internet safety concepts.
District Communications
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Music Program Receives National Recognition4/12/2016 12:23 PM
NAMM names Minnetonka Public Schools as one of its 2016 Best Communities for Music Education
District Communications
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Roger French Wins Cal Stoll Award4/7/2016 11:37 AM
The award is presented annually to one coach in Minnesota who has exhibited courage in the midst adversity.
District Communications
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Global Navigator Scholarships Announced4/4/2016 5:04 PM
Ten Minnetonka High School students have accepted CIEE Global Navigator Scholarships for summer 2016 study abroad experiences
District Communications
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Minnetonka Theatre's "Pippin"4/1/2016 2:15 PM
​This spring, Minnetonka Theatre is excited to present Stephen Schwartz’s Tony Award-winning musical PIPPIN.
Liz Barlow, Box Office & Marketing Coordinator
Liz.Barlow@minnetonka.k12.mn.us
Direct: 952.401.5712
Box Office: 952.401.5898
Fax: 952.401.5959
​Max Meyer Headed to National Spelling Bee3/30/2016 12:54 PM
For the second year, Minnetonka Middle School East eighth-grader wins Regional Bee to advance to Scripps national competition
District Communications
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​Minnetonka Student Artist Earns Nat'l. Medal3/21/2016 2:59 PM
Senior Arianna Dixon, a National Gold Medalist in the 2016 Scholastic Art Awards, is among the top 1% recognized in the nation.
District Communications
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Girls Basketball Welcome Home Celebration3/18/2016 3:20 PM
A "Welcome Home" is planned for the girls basketball team Saturday Night after the state championship game.
Minnetonka Students Earn Computing Awards3/16/2016 10:30 AM
Two Minnetonka students named runners-up in fourth annual Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards
District Communications
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Girls Basketball State Ticket Information3/14/2016 9:07 AM
Students can purchase tickets on Monday, March 14 and Tuesday, March 15 in the MHS Student Activities Office.
MHS Student Activities Office
952-401-5904
MHS Students Advance to DECA Internationals3/10/2016 2:47 PM
A record 44 Minnetonka DECA members will compete in April at the International Career Development Conference
District Communications
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Time to plan for 6th Grade3/8/2016 7:07 PM
Families of current 5th grade students, it is time to register for 6th grade music choices. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016Musicfor6thgrade

Middle School East
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VANTAGE Students and ASPIRE Beverages3/7/2016 8:39 AM
Minnetonka High School hosted campaign kickoff due to strong VANTAGE/Aspire Beverage partnership since 2013.
District Communications
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College Fair at MHS, March 143/3/2016 4:37 PM
Minnetonka High School is hosting over 100 colleges and organizations on Monday, March 14, from 6-8 p.m.
District Communications
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MHS Music Fundraiser, March 133/1/2016 9:27 AM
Support Minnetonka's music programs, orchestra, band and choir, at Maynard's on Sunday, March 13.
Mae Rukavina
MHS Orchestra Boosters, Co-President
stitch@comcast.net
MME Theatre: "Disney's Mulan Jr."3/1/2016 9:20 AM
The All School Musical, DISNEY’S MULAN JR., is playing at MME Thursday, March 17 through Saturday, March 19.
Amy Jore
MME Theatre Production Manager
State Wrestling Tickets on Sale Feb. 23-242/22/2016 9:30 AM
Tickets are $9 per student and $6 for the fan bus. The bus will depart MHS at 7:30 a.m. on February 25.
MHS Activities Office
952.401.5904
Steffen to Coach Girls Track & Field2/18/2016 2:14 PM
Former Skippers assistant brings more than 40 years of coaching experience to the position
Ted Schultz
MHS Activities Director
Parent-Teacher Conference Information2/18/2016 1:07 PM
Parent-Teacher conferences will take place across the District, February 25-26.
District Communications
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MHS Students Honored for Art & Writing2/16/2016 2:32 PM
A total of 57 Minnetonka High School students have been honored with Scholastic Awards in Art & Writing, including 23 Gold Key winners.
District Communications
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Four Class of 2016 Students Score 36 on ACT2/10/2016 4:39 PM
Minnetonka High School students credit rigorous coursework, support from family and teachers, and the opportunity to explore their passions as key contributors to success.
District Communications
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MMW Theatre Presents: "Legally Blonde the Musical, Jr."2/9/2016 4:39 PM
Minnetonka Middle School West Theatre is proud to present Legally Blonde the Musical  JR., February 18–20 in the MMW Cafetorium.
Elementary Musical: "The Wizard of Oz"2/9/2016 3:27 PM
All performances at Excelsior Elementary Auditorium at 1 and 5 p.m. starting Saturday, February 6 and running through Saturday, March 19.
Theatre: "The Importance of Being Earnest"2/5/2016 12:14 PM
​The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is coming to Minnetonka Theatre, February 19-28.
Liz Barlow
Box Office: 952.401.5898
Two Skippers Football Players Sign NLIs2/3/2016 2:32 PM
Including Minnetonka's fall signees, the Class of 2016 has now had 25 student athletes sign National Letters of Intent.
Skippers 2016 Winter Sports Update2/2/2016 3:15 PM
Following along with your favorite Minnetonka athletic teams as they begin postseason play.
After School Activities Cancelled, Feb. 22/2/2016 1:24 PM
​Minnetonka Public Schools will be cancelling all after school activities, including the 8th grade parent night at MHS, on Tuesday, February 2.
District Communications
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Boys Swim & Dive Wins True Team State2/2/2016 9:31 AM
Minnetonka won its third straight True Team title on Saturday, January 30 at the University of Minnesota.
Minnetonka Theatre One Act Performances1/29/2016 4:04 PM
Minnetonka Theatre One Act is performing in at the state tournament on Friday, February 12.
MMW Speech Team Takes First at State1/28/2016 12:58 PM
The team boasted nine first place finishers and placed 31 students or groups in the top five.
2016-17 CSE Kindergarten Information1/27/2016 1:17 PM
Take a look at the 2016-17 Clear Springs kindergarten information presentation.
District Communications
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VANTAGE Healthcare Trauma Simulation1/27/2016 12:29 PM
Partnership with Children’s Hospital gives students access to practicing physicians and professionals in a simulated emergency room setting.

District Communications
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Winter Wonderland Invite on February 61/22/2016 3:06 PM
Come show your school spirit and support Minnetonka's varsity and junior varsity gymnasts!
Samantha Howard
651.341.0289
MHS DECA Sends Record 120 to State1/20/2016 3:49 PM
The high school business club provides students opportunity to develop leadership and business skills.
​​2016-17 Registration Information1/15/2016 10:23 AM
The District is hosting information events for all grade levels during the registration period. Kindergarten registration closes January 28.
District Communications
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Norby Goes for Gold Against Canada1/15/2016 9:41 AM
The Minnetonka senior is aiming for her second straight gold medal at the IIHF Under-18 Women's World Championships.
District Communications
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Newly Elected School Board Members Ambrosen and Becker Sworn-In1/14/2016 3:06 PM
Pam Langseth Elected School Board Chair for 2016
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Minnetonka Makes 6th Annual AP District Honor Roll1/13/2016 11:00 AM
Minnetonka Public Schools honored by the College Board for increasing access to AP coursework while maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning a score of 3 or higher on AP exams.
SAT Test Reminder for Gr. 7-8 Students1/12/2016 11:54 AM
Students who have already registered for the SAT are reminded the test will be administered Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at Minnetonka Middle School East.
Minnetonka Teachers Honored by TIES12/18/2015 4:40 PM
Dr. Tim Sauer and Ali Wachutka were recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2015 Education Technology Conference
District Communications
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MHS Junior to Hit "Home Runs That Help"12/18/2015 3:44 PM
Skippers baseball player Jimmy Ramsey will represent Minnesota, and the West Metro Miracle League, in a national home run derby.
District Communications
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"Nice Work If You Can Get It" Earns 18 Spotlight Awards12/14/2015 12:55 PM
Minnetonka Theatre's fall musical has won 18 Spotlight Awards, including Outstanding Overall Production of a Musical.
District Communications
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​Minnetonka Public School District Receives Clean Financial Audit12/9/2015 4:33 PM
District receives the best evaluation possible from CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
District Communications
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Vote for Minnetonka Cheerleading!12/8/2015 11:17 AM
Minnetonka cheerleading has been nominated for "Minnesota Football Program of the Year", sponsored by the Minnesota Vikings.
District Communications
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December Concerts Showcase Student Musicians12/7/2015 5:28 PM
Free, District-wide concerts between December 7-17 feature band, choir and orchestra students.
District Communications
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Learn More About Kindergarten at Minnewashta12/1/2015 12:27 PM
View the presentation from Preschool Story Hour on Tuesday, Dec. 1.
Minnewashta Main Office
952-401-5500
Phil Trout Assumes NACAC Presidency11/30/2015 9:02 AM
Trout is in his ninth year as MHS's college counselor
District Communications
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Minnetonka Theatre Presents: "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"11/25/2015 10:12 AM
Don't miss Minnetonka Theatre's holiday production of Ian Fleming's "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"
Liz Barlow, Box Office & Marketing Coordinator
Liz.Barlow@minnetonka.k12.mn.us
Direct: 952.401.5712
Box Office: 952.401.5898
Fax: 952.401.5959
Girls Swim & Dive Places 2nd at State11/23/2015 3:16 PM
Minnetonka's 18 top-16 finishes powered the Skippers at the Class AA State Meet.
Dan Berve
Head Coach, MHS Girls Swim & Dive
Financial Aid Program at MHS, Dec. 111/23/2015 10:31 AM
College Counselor Phil Trout and St. Olaf College's Christopher George will discuss financial aid and scholarships.
Phil Trout
MHS College Counselor
952.401.5746
MMW Theatre Presents "My Son Pinocchio Jr."11/6/2015 10:05 AM
The sixth grade musical will have three shows Nov. 20-21 in the MMW Cafetorium. Get your tickets early!
Erin Carcamo
MMW Theatre Production Manager
Record 23 Skippers Athletes Sign NLIs11/5/2015 12:25 PM
Athletes from 10 Minnetonka programs signed to play at the NCAA Div. I, Div. II, NAIA or junior college level.
Ted Schultz
MHS Activities Director
SAT Information for Invited 7th/8th Graders11/4/2015 10:25 AM
​Students in 7th or 8th grade Honors, Advanced Math, Accelerated Science or HP Seminar are invited to take SAT test.
Deborah Zachman
952.401.5152
Minnetonka Schools Honored by Apple11/3/2015 4:05 PM
The Apple Distinguished School designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovation, leadership and educational excellence, and demonstrate a clear vision of exemplary learning environments.
District Communications
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Minnetonka Named District of Distinction11/2/2015 9:56 PM
One of 35 programs recognized across the country by District Administration Magazine, Minnetonka's Culture of Innovation is a shining example of employee engagement and innovative transformation in education.
Celebration of Service Recognizes President’s Volunteer Service Award Recipients10/28/2015 11:43 AM
MHS Varsity Letters in Community Service were also awarded to 18 high school students.
Laurie Lokar
Minnetonka Community Service Specialist
(952) 401-5766
Suljic Named 2015 Mr. Soccer10/26/2015 9:40 AM
Skippers senior named top senior soccer player in the state of Minnesota after leading Minnetonka to second-straight section title.
District Communications
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Tickets now available for Big Nate, The Musical10/21/2015 5:00 PM
The MME sixth grade musical, BIG NATE, THE MUSICAL, is playing beginning Thursday, Nov. 5, through Saturday, Nov. 7.
Amy Jore
MME Theatre Production Manager
Minnetonka Theatre Presents "Nice Work If You Can Get It!"10/14/2015 2:41 PM
A roaring 1920s feel-good musical, complete with extravagant dance numbers, glittering costumes and an unlikely love story.
Minnetonka Theatre
MHS Conferences10/12/2015 8:46 AM
Conference Times for October 22 and 23
Skippers Fall Sports Update10/8/2015 10:07 AM
Follow along with your favorite Minnetonka teams as they begin postseason play.
District Communications
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School Board Candidate Meet and Greet, Oct. 1410/6/2015 4:27 PM
This event is sponsored by PTA and PTO groups.
District Communications
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Orchestra Davanni's Fundrasier on Oct. 810/6/2015 3:21 PM
Support the MHS Orchestra Booster Club at a fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 8, at Davanni's Pizza in Minnetonka.
Mae Rukavina
MHS Orchestra Boosters Co-President
Groveland Named MN School of Excellence10/1/2015 3:48 PM
This prestigious honor was awarded to Groveland Elementary School for its commitment to 21st century teaching and learning.
District Communications
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Excelsior Boulevard Closure - Starting 9/309/25/2015 8:43 AM
​Excelsior Boulevard will be closed on the west side of the Highway 101-Excelsior Boulevard intersection for approximately two weeks.
District Communications 952-401-5000
Highway 101 Closure Update - October 13 & 149/25/2015 8:39 AM
Highway 101 will be closed on Tuesday, October 13 through Sunday, October 18 from just north of the intersection of Covington Road.
Communications 952-401-5000
College Admissions and the Student Athlete9/24/2015 3:43 PM
This workshop is geared toward students in grades 10 through 12, who wish to learn more about participating in college athletics.
Phillip Trout College Counselor Minnetonka High School 952-401-5746
Excelsior Yearbook Ordering Information9/24/2015 2:29 PM
Order now! Prices increase after Nov. 29.

Angie Trapnell
angietrapnell74@gmail.com
(612) 816-1976.

Writing Center Kicks Off 2015-169/24/2015 2:24 PM
The student coaches program has grown significantly since it began nine years ago.
Maggie Shea
Writing Center Coordinator
Brian Kuhnly receives Distinguished Service Award9/23/2015 3:51 PM

The Minnetonka Alumni Association recognizes Brian Kuhnly for his dedicated service to the Minnetonka community.

Janet Swiecichowski
Executive Director for Communications  
952-401-5095  
janet.swiecichowski@minnetonka.k12.mn.us
2015 Minnetonka Homecoming Court9/18/2015 11:08 AM
The Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned during the pep fest on Friday, Sept. 18.
District Communications
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Nine MHS Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists9/17/2015 8:21 AM
These students scored among the nation’s best on the Preliminary SAT (PSAT) taken during their junior year.
District Communications (952) 401-5000
MMW Fall Musical Auditions, Sept. 21-229/16/2015 3:50 PM
Auditions for "My Son Pinocchio Jr." will take place after school Sept. 21-22, 4-5:30 p.m.
Maynard's Benefit for Teddy O'Reilly9/14/2015 11:56 AM
The 2012 MHS graduate and former boys lacrosse player needs your support on Tuesday, Sept. 15.
Aaron Olivier
Boys Lacrosse Head Coach
 
Reimer-Morgan Elected to MSHSCA Hall of Fame9/10/2015 10:10 AM
Minnetonka's girls cross country and track and field coach will be inducted during a ceremony on Oct. 10.
MHS Freshman Choristers Selected to Perform at Choral Directors State Conference9/9/2015 9:52 AM
Under the direction of Minnetonka High School choral director Mary Wiersum, the 2015-16 Choristers will be the first freshman choral ensemble in the history of the MHS choral department to be selected for a state conference performance.
MHS Junior's Artwork to be Displayed in D.C.9/8/2015 4:42 PM
Lindsey Dobbins' piece will be shown at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Building in Washington, D.C.
On Several Measures of Success, Minnetonka Students Reach the Highest Levels of Performance in the District’s History9/4/2015 2:10 PM
Minnetonka’s academic program is capable of supporting unlimited student potential, and the staff in Minnetonka is skilled in ensuring that our students meet the highest expectations in the classroom.

District Communications
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Boys Soccer Opens at No. 1 in State8/27/2015 8:48 AM
Minnetonka, coming off a 16-1-2 season in 2014, is looking to return to the state tournament for the second-straight year.
Minnetonka Activities
952.401.5904
Skippers Football Ticket Information8/26/2015 10:56 AM
Tickets for Minnetonka football home games can be purchased at Cub-Minnetonka or at Pagel on gameday.
District Web and Network will be Down Wed. 8/26, 4:30 PM8/26/2015 12:08 AM
Beginning at 4:30 PM, 8/26, the District network will be offline until approximately 2:00 AM on 8/27. This is the first of two scheduled outages to permanently repair the underground fiber optic cable that was cut in late July. The second outage is not yet scheduled.
Excelsior Dash for Cash on Sept. 268/21/2015 10:40 AM
All proceeds will go to the Excelsior Elementary PTO. This is our school’s primary Fundraiser and we need your support!
Football: Changes Abound for New-Look Skippers8/21/2015 10:15 AM
Minnetonka football will feature 16 new starters this season and ushers in a new era of district football in the West Metro.
Minnetonka Activities
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Girls Cross Country Ranked No. 1 in State8/15/2015 3:44 PM
The Skippers enter the season on top of the MSHSL Class AA rankings.
Minnetonka Communications 952.401.5000
Download the Minnetonka App8/15/2015 1:18 PM
Access calendars, news, school social media feeds, grades, homework and more on the Minnetonka App. Parents, the app requires a different password than MyMinnetonka. Students, use your regular computer log-in.
Communications 952-401-5000
Minnetonka’s National Art Honor Society students create portraits for children in Ghana8/13/2015 9:47 AM
Disadvantaged children with few personal keepsakes can now see themselves as works of art.
District Communications (952) 401-5000
TonkaCARES Parent Pledge Now Open8/5/2015 4:00 PM
This directory serves as a parent resource guide to help parents connect with others who also make a commitment to actively monitor teen gatherings at their homes.
Rochelle Olson, Project Director
952.401.5042
rochelle.olson@minnetonka.k12.mn.us
MCA Scores Remain Strong7/31/2015 5:18 PM
Minnetonka students continue to score among top districts in the Metro, despite technical disruptions for state's online testing program. Overall, 82% of Minnetonka students are proficient in reading, 81% in math and 77% in science.
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