Board of Education members select superintendent candidate finalists
The Board of Education members named four finalists April 13 for superintendent of schools. Read more.
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Independent School District 194, the Lakeville Area Public Schools, is an award winning school system located in the South Metro of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul Minnesota.
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Lakeville South High School’s band program has earned top honors, including the chance to perform at Carnegie Hall at a future date. The recognition came as part of the band’s trip to Colorado April 4-9. Four performing groups from LSHS (Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble) with a total of … Continue reading
Six individuals will be recognized in May with Lakeville Area Public Schools highest awards. Each year Lakeville Area Public Schools present Friends of Education Awards to honor outstanding individual contributions to Lakeville Area Public Schools. The awards recognize people whose service has been ongoing in one of the following categories: Volunteer Service, Business/Community Partnerships, … Continue reading
Lakeville North and Lakeville South high schools rank among the top 20 in Minnesota and among the top 750 in the nation, according to a new report. Lakeville North ranked No. 12 in Minnesota and Lakeville South ranked No. 17, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 Best High Schools rankings released April … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools’ Board of Education is expected to approve a resolution to enter into contract negotiations with Michael Baumann to serve as Lakeville Area Public Schools’ next superintendent. Board members are expected to approve the resolution at their Tuesday, April 25 meeting, following interviews on April 21. Baumann, who has served … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools is making changes to its schedule for superintendent interviews after one candidate withdrew. Roger Rindo has withdrawn his name from the selection process. Interviews with the parent and community group will begin at 8:15 a.m. April 21 at Eastview Elementary, but there will be a two-hour gap between the first … Continue reading
The Lakeville Area Public Schools Board of Education members have selected four finalists for superintendent of schools. The four finalists include: Michael Baumann, executive director of Business Services, Lakeville Area Public Schools Jeffrey Holmberg, Ed.S., assistant superintendent, Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools Roger Rindo, Ed.D., superintendent, Oconomowoc (Wisconsin) Area School District Ann Schultz, Ph.D., superintendent, … Continue reading
Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA) scores soon will be used in determining course placement at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. A student’s MCA score could potentially save them significant money by demonstrating that they do not need to take non-credit bearing developmental courses. Read full announcement and share this information with staff so they are aware of … Continue reading
A group of American Indian Home School Liaisons and the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community will hold a powwow May 20 to celebrate graduating seniors from five area school districts. This is the first year the powwow will be held, said Jacob Valtierra, American Indian School Success Liaison for Lakeville Area Public Schools. The goal … Continue reading
Distracted driving is a national epidemic: More than 3,000 people die and over 400,000 are injured each year as a result of motor vehicle crashes involving distracted driving. In Minnesota, distracted or inattentive driving is a factor in one out of four crashes, resulting in 70 deaths and 350 injuries each year, according to the … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools’ Board of Education has approved a new health insurance provider for the district. Starting July 1, Blue Cross Blue Shield will be the district’s provider for a two-year period after being identified through a request for proposals. The board members also approved two new policies: Teacher code of ethics and … Continue reading
Independent School District 194, the Lakeville Area Public Schools, is an award winning school system located in the South Metro of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul Minnesota. The District serves approximately 10,800 students in Dakota County and Scott County, and covers 86 square miles, including most of Lakeville, parts of Burnsville and Elko New Market, and portions of Eureka, Credit River and New Market Townships. There are eight elementary schools (K-5), three middle schools (6-8) and two high schools (9-12), an Area Learning Center and two Community Education facilities
Lakeville Area Public Schools consistently earns high levels of proficiency in Reading and Mathematics accountability testing. Student performance outpaces the State averages and is competitive with other high-achieving metropolitan districts.
Our Mission: Lakeville Area Public Schools is a partnership of students, families, staff and community committed to excellence and life long learning.