Award-Winning Ojibwe Singer-Songwriter Visits Lakeville North High School

Ninth graders in AP Human Geography and 10th grade English students at Lakeville North High School were treated to an award-winning performance October 16 by Ojibwe singer-songwriter Annie Humphrey.   Humphrey was born and raised on the Leech Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota and has earned recognition for her music and poetry honoring Native American … Continue reading

Homecoming Pants: A Lakeville Original

Visit almost any high school in Minnesota this time of year, and there’s a good chance they’re talking about homecoming. It’s either coming up, going on or fresh in the memory. Like hundreds of other school districts across the state, Lakeville Area Schools celebrated its homecomings this fall with all the regular pomp – and a … Continue reading

Lakeville North Welcomes Community Business Leaders for Career Day

  Student volunteers from Lakeville North High School’s Business Academy welcomed guests, offered refreshments and ushered presenters through the halls of Lakeville North High School on October 11. Nearly 40 Lakeville Area professionals from a variety of fields were present to speak with students and answer questions during the school’s annual Career Day seminar. Each … Continue reading

Crystal Lake Education Center closed today, Oct. 10 due to a water main break

Lakeville Area Schools families: Crystal Lake Education Center will be closed Wednesday, October 10 as a result of an overnight water main break at 165th St. W. and Ipava Ave. near the school. All early childhood education programs, including Early Childhood Family Education, Early Childhood Special Education, Small Wonders Preschool, Wonder Zone Preschool-Age Child Care … Continue reading

Thriving community presents capacity challenges in our schools

Lakeville Area Community, Our community is thriving and our schools are bustling more than ever before. New housing and commercial construction can be seen throughout the Lakeville Area. As our cities and townships continue to grow, so does our student body. This year, we welcomed over 11,000 students to the 2018-19 school year, which has … Continue reading

Lunches for Lakeville aims to pay off student lunch debt

Lunches for Lakeville, a donation campaign spearheaded by Lakeville Area parents, Craig Pratt and Brian Arneson, aims to pay for student lunch balances overdue by $10 or more. In less than 2 weeks, the campaign has already raised nearly $2,000. The fundraiser was started last year and raised over $8,000 for families struggling to pay … Continue reading

Lisa Holien honored for outstanding service by Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health

Lakeville Area Schools student support services coordinator, Lisa Holien, has been selected to receive the Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health (MACHA) Outstanding Service Award. Each year, MACHA recognizes individuals who have had a significant, positive influence in the lives of children with mental health needs. The award is given to just three public servants … Continue reading

Kenwood Trail awarded school safety grant

Lakeville Area Schools is one of 90 districts in the state to receive a school safety grant from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE). The district has been granted $285,800 for safety improvements at Kenwood Trail Middle School. Grant applications were submitted for every school building in the district, which totaled more than $5 million. … Continue reading

Panthers to play at Minnesota Vikings TCO Performance Center

General tickets will go on sale Oct. 8 The Minnesota Vikings will host a Lakeville North vs. Prior Lake football game on Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. The 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, the … Continue reading

Translate »