Lakeville Area School District officials are promoting innovation in the classroom by taking a business approach to measure success. The district is implementing an academic return on investment (A-ROI) system that uses data and compares per-student costs to the desired outcome of various programs or interventions. Through the process, new or long-held programs or interventions [...]
The Lakeville North High School Class of 2014 participated in commencement exercises Thursday, June 5, at Target Center in Minneapolis. The school celebrated its 100th commencement as Lakeville High School and Lakeville North High School. The ceremony included speeches by student Mikayla Coleman and teacher Scott Schmelzle.
Students in the Lakeville South High School Class of 2014 celebrated their achievement of completing high school graduation requirements during a commencement ceremony Thursday, June 5, at Target Center in Minneapolis. The ceremony included speeches by senior speaker Elise Redetzke and retiring Principal Scott Douglas, the only principal of the school since it opened [...]
Thirty Lakeville South High School students participated in the annual A Vous la Parole French speaking contest held in Coffman Memorial Union at the University of Minnesota on Tuesday, April 22. Sponsored annually by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French, with the support of the University of Minnesota Department of [...]
Costs, loss of local control among issues cited Lakeville Area School Board members are raising concerns about the state’s new anti-bullying bill. Advocates for strengthening state anti-bullying laws have cited numerous cases of bullying that have had consequences ranging from fear and depression to self-harm and suicide. They say Minnesota’s law did not do enough [...]