Lake City Public Schools

Parents, check your email: School district

Mar 25, 2020
Lake City Public Schools is asking parents and guardians to be diligent to checking their emails from the district and the school website, Supt. Erick Enger said Tuesday. The district is poised to embark on a distance learning model during the COVID-19 pandemic, and email will be used to deliver...

At public schools, eight days to prepare for what comes next

Mar 19, 2020
Supt. Erick Enger addressed an all-staff meeting from his office Monday using an online product called Zoom that could play a big role in the education of Lake City Public Schools students in the not-so-distant future. Teachers and other staff dispersed in areas around Lincoln High School and...

School offers free lunch for ages 18 and under

Mar 19, 2020
Lake City Public Schools is serving a bagged lunch along with the following day’s breakfast Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meals are free of charge to anyone ages 18 and younger. Meals are available for pick-up outside Lincoln High School at Door No. 10 on South Prairie Street...

District has plans to spend allowance money

Mar 4, 2020
Lake City Public Schools will use leftover money from the Bluff View Elementary School expansion on projects at Lincoln High School. Val Loppnow, who works with the district finances, told the school board on Feb. 18 that there will be about $430,000 left unspent when all the work at Bluff View is...

Bluff View’s February Tiger Pride honorees

Feb 26, 2020
Lake City Police Chief Cory Kubista was the guest of honor Bluff View Elementary School’s February Tiger Pride awards ceremony. Pictured above, in the far back is Kubista with winners (front row, from left) Teagan Riley, Tatum Keys, Axel Lopez Grisim, Carson Keim, Scarlett Beltz, Tristan Roe,...

Farm-to-school workshop emphasizes relationships

Feb 26, 2020
Farmers, school lunch officials, and others interested in local farm-to-school programs that put locally produced agricultural products on students’ plates met Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Bluff View Elementary School cafeteria. The meeting is one of a series around the state put on by the non-profit...

Reported flu cases trigger notice to parents

Jan 29, 2020
Lake City Public Schools notified parents earlier this month about an outbreak of cases of flu-like illness in the district. The Minnesota Department of Health requires districts to report to the department when absences due to reported flu-like illness hits certain thresholds. On Jan. 21, Bluff...

Lake City School board members 
attend annual leadership conference

Jan 22, 2020
Six members of the Lake City School Board and Lake City Public Schools Supt. Erick Enger attended the Minnesota School Board Association annual leadership conference on Jan. 16 and 17 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Keynote speakers included Gov. Tim Walz, John Quinones, and Alan November, an...

City, school approve 2020 levies

Dec 19, 2019
The City of Lake City and Lake City Public Schools have approved their levies for 2020. The city’s levy is increasing 3.54 percent, the school district levy is going up 2 percent. During a Truth in Taxation meeting Dec. 13, City Finance Director Amy Hove said that even though the levy is...

Black and Orange gala hailed ‘a huge success’

Nov 27, 2019
The Lake City Education Foundation’s annual fundraising gala was “a huge success,” raising nearly $40,000, according to the foundation. “This high-energy evening was filled with games, delicious hors d’oeuvres catered by Marien’s Deli, fabulous desserts and a lively auction featuring a blend of...

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