Panthers vs. Cougars Football Game Sept. 21, 7 p.m.

The Lakeville North Panthers will play the Lakeville South Cougars in Football at Lakeville South High School this Friday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. To avoid long lines before game time, presale tickets are available at Lakeville South High School during the following days/times: Tuesday, Sept. 18, 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. … Continue reading

Four Lakeville Area students named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists

Four Lakeville Area students have been named semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Hayden Epinett and Maxwell Schobel from Lakeville South High School, and Anna Carow and Anna Puhek from Lakeville North High School are among just 16,000 semifinalists in the nation to earn the recognition. Every year nearly 1.6 million students … Continue reading

Seeking solution for District Office and Maintenance Building

Since January, staff members have been working in condensed work spaces at the District’s administrative office and maintenance building, as the Board of Education and Administration continue to research limited options for housing staff and materials. In January, significant mold was found in the lower level of the district office for the second time in … Continue reading

Early Childhood open gym featuring the Teddy Bear Band

Kick-off the school year with Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) on Sept. 27 from 4-6:30 p.m. for a fun and free family event! Enjoy playtime in the gym with a musical performance from the Teddy Bear Band from 5:45-6:30 p.m. at Crystal Lake Education Center. Pack a picnic dinner to dine with other Lakeville Area families.This … Continue reading

Speaking of Kids seminars for families and educators

Seminars that empower parents, educators, and caregivers Speaking of Kids seminars empower parents, educators and caregivers by providing information and ideas to enhance relationships with children and help them succeed. Upcoming Seminars Parents Night Out with Solveig Brown – Monday, Oct. 8, 7-8:30 p.m., Meadowview Elementary School Cafetorium How to Raise a Kindhearted Child in … Continue reading

Four candidates seek election to Lakeville Area School Board

General management of Lakeville Area Schools is vested in the Board of Education. The Board of Education is elected by the citizens of the District to be legally responsible for making education available to all children in our community. The Board of Education’s six members are elected at large to serve four-year terms. The four candidates … Continue reading

Welcome back, students!

On Sept. 4, Lakeville Area Schools welcomed 11,000 K-12 students to the first day of the 2018-19 school year. We are excited for what this school year holds for our students. For photos from the first day back-to-school, view our photo album. #194FirstDay


We look forward to welcoming over 11,000 students to the 2018-19 school year on Tuesday! Post first day of school pictures and share your aspirations for the new year using #194FirstDay. From bus stops to the classrooms to the practice fields and beyond, we want to celebrate what’s happening across our community on the first day of school on Tuesday, September 4.   Follow … Continue reading

Lakeville Area Schools among top performers in the State

According to the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA) results released by the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Aug. 30, Lakeville Area Schools overall continued to demonstrate strong academic success district-wide in 2018 with the percentage of students meeting or exceeding proficiency rates above state averages. “The MCA data released today will be used, among other data … Continue reading

Eastview Elementary named 2018-19 Minnesota School of Excellence

District News

Eastview Elementary School has been validated as a Minnesota School of Excellence (SOE) by the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA). This prestigious honor was awarded to Eastview Elementary School for its commitment to 21st century teaching and learning. “Through the Minnesota School of Excellence program, grounded in national research on high-performing schools, MESPA has … Continue reading

Ready for back to school?

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

Lakeville North Band Overlays for Sale

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 nick.neuvirth@isd194.org.

Free school supplies for District 194 students in need

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

AVID staff prepare to welcome back students

District News

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

Lakeville North speech team wins national School of Excellence trophy

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 placed … Continue reading

Ready, Set, Achieve! gives Lakeville Area students a back-to-school boost.

District NewsEvents

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

Lakeville North announces 2018 Panthers Hall of Fame members

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

Hiring Lakeville Area bus drivers, aides and more

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

Translate »