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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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Apply to MNCAPS Today! If you haven’t talked with your student about registering for the new MNCAPS program, now is the time! The Minnesota Center for Advanced Professional Studies (MNCAPS) is an innovative program that allows students to become fully immersed in a professional culture, solving real-world problems, working shoulder-to-shoulder with industry experts, all while … Continue reading
Lakeville Area students, parents, staff and community members are invited to STEM Night at Lakeville South High School. STEM Night will feature the latest technologies in education, and allows attendees to experience these innovations hands-on. Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools Board of Education has approved its calendar for the 2017-18 school year. View the calendar online in English, Spanish, Somali, Hmong and Vietnamese at http://isd194.org/calendar/. ** La Junta de Educación de las escuelas públicas del área de Lakeville ha aprobado el calendario a utilizar durante el año escolar 2017-18. Este calendario … Continue reading
A renowned filmmaker is challenging staff and students to consider how well we welcome newcomers and those in need. About 300 district staff members attended a screening of “Salam Neighbor” as part of teacher workshop on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The film, by Zach Ingrasci and Chris Temple, follows Syrian refugees including a … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools will be starting two hours late Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 as a result of inclement weather. Small Wonders Preschool Academies, Wonder Zone and Kid Zone programs will be delayed two hours. All Small Wonders Preschool morning, ECFE morning and elementary before-school classes are cancelled. Facilities will be open for evening District … Continue reading
The Lakeville Area Public Schools Board of Education has elected its officers for 2017. Michelle Volk will remain chairwoman, Terry Lind will remain vice chairman, Kathy Lewis will remain clerk and Bob Erickson will remain treasurer. Board members set members salaries again at $6,750 with an additional $50 a month stipend for the chairwoman. Board … Continue reading
Groups of teachers at three Lakeville Area Public Schools are among 10 schools in the state to receive grants that will allow staff members to explore how they can lead innovative practices. Lakeville North High School, the Area Learning Center and Impact Academy at Orchard Lake Elementary all have been awarded grants totaling $150,000. … Continue reading
If you/your student are interested in learning more about the many Lakeville Area Public Schools innovative programs available to your student for the 2017-18 school year, attend one of our information sessions: Continue reading
District names outstanding staff during Inclusive Schools Week. Lakeville Area Public Schools has recognized four staff members for their outstanding contributions to creating inclusive schools. Continue reading
For many students, the joys of the holidays center on time with family and anticipation of exchanging gifts. At McGuire Middle School Dec. 23, that joy all was about giving back to perfect strangers. McGuire Middle School held its first Giving Back Friday on Dec. 23. Students wrote letters to members of the military from … 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.