Superintendent Baumann presents comprehensive long-range plan
The plan represents Baumann's commitment to position District 194 for a strong future. Read more.
Stay in the loop with Lakeville Area Public Schools.
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.
See what our schools are serving.
Lakeville Area Public Schools will join with area school districts to host the South of the River Powwow at Metcalf Middle School in Burnsville on May 12. This event celebrates the community’s graduating American Indian students. The powwow is free and the public is welcome to attend. The event begins at 11 a.m. and includes … Continue reading
Due to significant schedule set backs caused by weather, the opening of Lakeville South High School’s spring musical, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, will be delayed by one week. Shows scheduled on April 19-21 are canceled. Lakeville South will be hosting a Senior Preview show on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. The formal opening night will be Friday, April … Continue reading
National and local political actions are occurring relating to how best to ensure school safety. Students have in many cases been leaders in these activities. Lakeville Area Public Schools recognizes that our students have certain First Amendment rights. They do not, however, have the right to disrupt the educational process. Therefore, the School District has … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools will be starting two hours late as a result of road conditions. 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 canceled. Facilities will be open for evening co-curricular activities (sports and activities), … Continue reading
As a result of inclement weather, Lakeville Area Public Schools will open its facilities at Noon on Sunday, April 15. All scheduled morning activities, events and facility use by groups have been cancelled. Afternoon and evening activities, events and facility use by groups are scheduled as planned.
Lakeville Area Public Schools will be closed Saturday, April 14 as a result of inclement weather. All buildings are closed on Saturday and co-curricular activities (sports and activities), Community Education programs and facility use by community groups have been cancelled. This decision was based on forecasted weather. Please note the following: The McGuire Middle School … Continue reading
After working with Lakeville Area Public Schools students for 22 years, Elementary Gifted Coordinator Holly Traub announced her retirement. Traub’s career in the district started in August 1996 as a gifted and talented instructor at Eastview Elementary until she was appointed the district’s elementary gifted coordinator in 2010. “Being the district gifted coordinator has been … Continue reading
A Lakeville South High School senior spoke to house representatives at the Minnesota State Capitol March 22 about the Increase Teachers of Colors Act. Student Kevin Coons took the floor by sharing the importance of having more teachers of colors working in Minnesota schools. “With the exception of parents, teachers are the biggest influence in … Continue reading
The County Road 50/Kenwood Trail construction project will restart the week of April 30. Kenwood Trail will be closed from Jaguar Avenue to County Road 60/185th Street. The project is expected to be completed in late fall 2018 and the road closure will be in effect for the entirety of the project. In preparation for … Continue reading
District 194 will be closed Tuesday, April 3 as a result of inclement weather. Community Education programs and facility use by community groups is cancelled. Additionally, all co-curricular activities have been canceled for this evening. This decision was made based on factors including forecasted weather and road conditions.
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.