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Impact Academy is an option for all Lakeville Area, K-5 families for the 16-17 school year. Apply today! Read more...
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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Wondering what STEM is? An upcoming event will enable students and parents to learn about it first hand. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Lakeville South High School will hold STEM Night from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8 in the gymnasium. Attendees will get the chance to learn about computer … Continue reading
All school-day operations will continue as normal today, Feb. 2. This includes classes at our K-12 schools as well as early childhood programs programs such as Small Wonders, Wonder Zone and Kid Zone programs. As always, parents may pick up their children from school early if they deem conditions to be unsafe. All after-school and … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools will have late start days on Feb. 3 and Feb. 10, as listed on the district’s online calendar. Additionally, Lakeville Area Public Schools’ Board of Education has approved the calendar for the 2016-17 academic year. Families will note: The first day of school will be Sept. 6 for students in Kindergarten … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public Schools’ Board of Education has approved the calendar for the 2016-17 academic year. Families will note: The first day of school will be Sept. 6 for students in Kindergarten through grade 12 School will be closed Nov. 23-25 for Thanksgiving break Winter break will be held from Dec. 23 through Jan. 2, … Continue reading
Lakeville Area Public School’s Innovation Zone program, MNCAPS, will pair high school juniors and seniors with real businesses and professionals for hands-on learning and high school and potential college credits. Registration for 2016-17 opens in February. At MNCAPS, students will be fully immersed in a professional culture, solving real-world problems, working shoulder-to-shoulder with industry experts. Students and … Continue reading
Impact Academy is an option for all Lakeville Area, K-5 families for the 16-17 school year. Impact Academy is a program based on the education model that creates a personalized learning environment where all students are taught at their individual level in the areas of reading, writing, and mathematics. Students and teachers together design a … Continue reading
Eighth grade students in Honors English at Century Middle School had a hands-on opportunity to learn about the court system. Continue reading
John Noltner sums up what he’s learned in interviewing 150 people on their thoughts about peace in three statements: When people sit face-to-face, they can resolve conflicts. The time for action is now. And when people do something for another person, they get back in return. Noltner chronicles those lessons and the first 50 interviews … Continue reading
ISD 194 will be administering the Minnesota Student Survey in the 8th, 9th and 11th grades beginning in February 2016. This survey is conducted in schools across our state every three years. The survey is given to get useful information from students about how things are going at school, with their peers and about health-related thoughts and behaviors. … Continue reading
Two of Lakeville Area Public Schools’ teachers have earned awards from exceptional teaching. Ryan Rapacz, Lakeville North High School, and Heather McKinley, Oak Hills Elementary School, were recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2015 Education Technology Conference at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency in December. The award recognizes teachers who model the best practices in their classroom 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.