School starts Sept. 4
We are excited to welcome back all of our students on Sept. 4. Here are some back-to-school essentials. #194FirstDay 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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See you on September 4 Be sure to check your school’s website for important back-to-school information like open house dates, kickoff events and school supply lists. To help, we’ve compiled a list below. Important dates, kick-offs and open houses Elementary student assessments are August 23 and 28: Elementary student assessments will take place on August 23 … Continue reading
Vikings Facility Will Host Five High School Games in 2018 The Minnesota Vikings will host a Lakeville North vs. Prior Lake football game October 12 at 7:30 p.m. This game is one of three separate high school football events during the 2018 season at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center in collaboration with the individual schools, … Continue reading
The Lakeville North band is selling off retired band overlays now through August 17. This is a terrific chance to grab a unique piece of Lakeville North history. To claim yours, make a donation, or learn more about this opportunity, contact Nick Neuvirth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ready, Set, Achieve! is a community-driven program dedicated to providing school supplies, backpacks, clothing, haircuts, and community services to Lakeville Area students in need. This year’s Ready, Set, Achieve! event will be held August 23 from 1-7 p.m. at the Crystal Lake Education Center located at 16250 Ipava Avenue in Lakeville. If your child is … Continue reading
District staff attended the AVID Summer Institute July 31-August 2. The annual professional learning event brought together school districts from around the Midwest to learn the latest in AVID methodologies and strategies to successfully implement AVID in their schools. This year, 32 staff members and Board Member Erickson attend the conference. AVID—Advancement Via Individual Determination—fosters … Continue reading
Congratulations to the Lakeville North speech team and Lakeville Area debate team for their outstanding performances at the National Speech and Debate Tournament held June 17-22 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Lakeville North speech team brought home a School of Excellence trophy for placing among the top 20 teams in the United States. And, the … Continue reading
Volunteers needed for Ready, Set, Achieve! If you enjoy handing out school supplies and making students smile, we have the perfect opportunity for you! On August 23, Lakeville Area Public Schools is hosting the annual Ready, Set, Achieve! school readiness event, and we’re seeking volunteers. There are many volunteer opportunities available for both adults and … Continue reading
Each year, Lakeville North inducts outstanding individuals into the Panther Hall of Fame. Those nominated are recognized for their outstanding performance and/or support to the Panther athletics program. Members of the Lakeville Area community were invited to nominate individuals they felt were deserving of Hall of Fame recognition and qualifications were considered collectively by the … Continue reading
Every year over 100 Lakeville Area bus drivers safely transport over 9,000 students twice every school day, to and from 1,425 bus stops throughout the Lakeville Area. Lakeville Area Public Schools’ bussing partner, Schmitty & Sons, is currently hiring committed and professional individuals to join their team as school bus drivers, bus aides, mechanics and more. … Continue reading
To help students be prepared for the start of school, Lakeville Area Public Schools is seeking the community’s help to collect school supplies for students in need. The Stuff the Bus event will be held from 4-7 p.m., Aug. 15 at Buffalo Wild Wings in Lakeville. The event will feature a competition to stuff a … 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.