Congratulations, Class of 2018!
In all, 936 seniors will graduate from Lakeville Area high schools during commencement June 7. Click below for the complete schedule of high school commencement ceremonies. 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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In all, 936 seniors will graduate from Lakeville Area high schools during commencement ceremonies June 7. The class of 2018, which includes a total of 476 students from Lakeville South and 460 students from Lakeville North, will receive their diplomas at Mariucci Arena at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus. The schedule of the … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools is collecting school supplies and other donations for students in need through the summer—And, we need the community’s help. The annual Ready, Set, Achieve! event equips K-12 families in need with supplies to send their children back to school ready for learning come fall. The event provides essential supplies, haircuts, backpacks, … Continue reading
Beginning June 11, enrollment for all new and incoming K-12 students will take place at the District 194 Administrative Office, which is located at 8670 210th Street West, Lakeville. The Student Information Services staff will be available year-round, Mondays through Fridays, 7:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. to support parents/guardians with registering their children for school. … Continue reading
District 194 Superintendent Michael A. Baumann recommends the hiring of Jason Bakke to be the next principal at Century Middle School in Lakeville pending formal Board of Education action May 22. Bakke has been dean of students at Century Middle School since 2001 and was named acting principal in January. Bakke will officially take over … Continue reading
Thank you to our teachers! Lakeville Area Public Schools recognizes May 7-11, 2018 as Teacher Appreciation Week, in conjunction with the National PTA. Our teachers provide so much to our 11,000 Lakeville Area students. This week we celebrate our thanks and gratitude for our 731 teachers! #ThankATeacher
Lakeville South High School Activities Director Tom Dasovich announces Janne Kivihalme as the next head boys hockey coach, pending District 194 Board of Education approval on May 8. Coach Kivihalme has spent the past 12 seasons at the helm of the Burnsville Blaze Boys Hockey program. At Burnsville High School, Coach Kivihalme guided the Blaze … Continue reading
Twenty students from District 194 high schools competed at the Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) International Career Development Conference April 21-24 in Atlanta. Over 19,000 DECA students from around the world gather at the international conference and 13,500 compete to be named international champions at the pinnacle DECA event. Caroline Rosener of Lakeville South … Continue reading
Twenty-four Lakeville South students participated in the annual A Vous la Parole French speaking contest held at the University of Minnesota April 26. Sponsored annually by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French and the University of Minnesota Department of French and Italian, the contest recognizes excellence in French speaking skills. … Continue reading
Lakeville North students were awarded 11 medals at the Class AA State Speech Tournament on April 20 at Apple Valley High School. Twenty-nine students from Lakeville North competed at the state championship, 11 students were named finalists, and one was crowned a State Champion. State medals are awarded to the top eight finishers for each … Continue reading
Each year, District 194 presents Friends of Education awards to honor outstanding individual contributions to the district. The awards recognize people whose service has been ongoing in one of four categories: distinguished service, education, business/community partnership and volunteer service. Five exceptional Lakeville Area community members have been selected to receive a 2018 Friends of Education … 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.