New Teacher Work Day
Aug. 31 - Sept. 3
Teacher Work Day
First Day of School
The 2015 summer school program is set to begin on June 17 and run through July 24. Kindergarten through 4th grade will be attending Wyoming Elementary School while 5th through 12th grade will be attending Century Junior High School. For more information and how to register, click here.
The Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau (LAYSB) recently announced Katherine (Katie) Vasil, dean of students and licensed school counselor at Century Junior High School, and Joe Ramstad, senior at Forest Lake Area High School (FLAHS), as the adult and youth recipients of the 2014 On Behalf of Youth Award. The award recognizes community members who are positive role models to youth, help break down barriers between youth and adults, and provide enthusiastic leadership above and beyond job or volunteer duties. Click here for the full story.
Forest Lake Area High School senior and FFA member Joe Ramstad received the 2015 Minnesota FFA Star in Agriscience award from the Minnesota FFA Association on April 27. Four finalists, including Ramstad, were considered for the award which recognizes the great work students do on developing agricultural skills through supervised agricultural experiences (SAE) as well as earning the state degree. Ramstad's SAE was teaching agricultural literacy classes through the Forest Lake School District's Community Education program. Click here for the full story.
The World’s Best Workforce (WBWF) bill was passed in 2013 to ensure every school district in the state is making strides to increase student performance. Each district must develop a plan that addresses five goals. For general information concerning WBWF click here.To view Forest Lake Area Schools’ WBWF plan, click here. Forest Lake Area Schools invites families, staff and community members to provide feedback to the district through a short survey beginning on Friday, April 24 and closing on Tuesday, May 26. To access the survey please click here. Additional informaiton about the uses of this survey may be found here.
Information about the bond referendum, which is scheduled for Nov. 3, is now online. Click here to see the bond page. More information and details will be added in the coming weeks and months.