Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Parents and students can share their best graduation photos with the Lakeville community in the gallery below.
Seniors from both Lakeville South and Lakeville North high schools will graduate on Friday, June 7. We know you'll be taking lots of photos of the day's events and here's your chance to get them featured on Patch. Here are a few simple steps you need to follow. Then you'll be able to upload photos, announcements, events and comment on stories. Your photos will be included in our daily newsletter for thousands of your neighbors to see. Don't receive our newsletter? Sign up here.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Prom night for Lakeville North and Lakeville South juniors and seniors was Saturday night. But, you can keep your memories alive by posting your prom-related photos here.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Prom night for Lakeville North and Lakeville South juniors and seniors is Saturday night. But, you don’t have to wait until then to post your prom-related photos here.
It’s nearly prom time in Lakeville. Lakeville North and Lakeville South high schools are conducting a joint prom Saturday night at the Crown Plaza Hotel in St. Paul. Lakeville North’s grand march is planned for 4 to 6 p.m. at the high school. Lakeville South’s grand march will be from 4 to 5:45 in South’s auditorium. The Lakeville prom could be described the glamour event of the year for students at both high schools, as well as their families. It's one long photo op, and Patch is the perfect place to share your pictures with the community. Share your shots from: • Shopping • Grand March • Dinner • Dancing • Post-prom Just click the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above and show off your photos.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
In other District 194 news, Lakeville South students will pack meals for Feed My Starving Children and reading tutors are being sought in the district.
Editor’s Note: The following new releases are from Lakeville Area Public Schools website. Lakeville South will be hosting its first-ever job fair on Wednesday, May 22, from 3 to 6 pm in the Commons. Run by students in collaboration with the Lakeville Chamber of Commerce and the Lakeville Business Education Committee, this job fair is bringing together a diverse range of local employers, all of whom seek to actively hire high school students. Companies such as AllState, Anchor Bank, Home Depot, Finish Line, and McDonalds, along with many others, will be present at this fair, ensuring that students have access to a wide selection of potential employment opportunities. This will be the first job fair designed specifically for high school …
The magazine's 2013 rankings came out Monday.
On mobile? You can see interactive map here. Newsweek has ranked Lakeville South High School as the 769th best high school in the country. For its rankings, Newsweek sent out a survey to more than 5,000 high schools in the U.S., with about 2,500 schools responding in 2013. You can see the details about Lakeville South's ranking, and every other ranked high school by clicking on the markers in the interactive map above. School: Lakeville South High School Rank: 769 Grad Rate (%): 95 Colleg Bound (%): 89 Avg SAT: 1814 Avg ACT: 24.2 Average AP Scores: 3.3 Newsweek Scores: 3.11 The survey scores were then weighted and calculated using several criteria including on-time graduation and college acceptance rates. In addition, instead of averaging …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
In other district news, tickets are available for Lakeville North Hall of Fame induction and the State of the Schools presentation and the Lakeville South Car Drive fundraiser are scheduled.
Editor’s Note: The following new releases are from Lakeville Area Public Schools website. Each year the Lakeville Area Public Schools present Friends of Education Awards to honor outstanding individual contributions to the Lakeville Schools. The awards recognize people whose service has been on-going in one of these categories: Volunteer Service, Business Partnerships, Distinguished Service, and Education. Members of the community are invited and encouraged to nominate people they feel are deserving of these awards. The awards will be presented at the 2013 Staff Recognition Reception on May 22 that will be held at Brunswick Zone XL in Lakeville. Nominees will be judged primarily on the significance of contributions to the wellbeing of …
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Lakeville South High School is proud to announce the opening of their Food Pantry.
Editor's note: The following is a press release from the Lakeville Area Public School District. Lakeville South High School is proud to announce the opening of their Food Pantry. The Food Pantry was initiated by Lakeville South High School students who saw a community need and took action by holding a food drive and securing a space in our school to store and organize the donated items. Thanks to their effort, the Food Pantry is now available to all students and families who would benefit from groceries. "I would like to welcome all students at Lakeville South High School to the new food shelf. This new resource is open to all students in need of food and personal items and is located inside our school. Additionally, it has provided a …
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Rosemount defeated South 12-0.
Lakeville South was shutout by Rosemount Friday night, losing to the Irish 12-0. For a full recap of the game, head to Minnesota Football Hub or watch our reply of the game here. ORIGINAL STORY The Rosemount Irish (2-3, 2-2 South Suburban) travel to Cougar Stadium in Lakeville to take on Lakeville South Cougars (2-3, 2-2 South Suburban) for the Cougars’ Homecoming Game tonight at 7 p.m. Through a partnership with the Minnesota Sports Broadcast Network (MSBN), Lakeville Patch is proud to bring you live streaming broadcasts of local high school sports for the 2012-2013 season. Allen Lica and Patrick Gustafson will be on the call for MSBN, starting with a pregame show at 6:30 p.m. You can email the broadcast team at firstname.lastname@example.org and…
Friday, August 24, 2012
Jonathan L. Thomas, 16, of Lakeville and Rey Chacon, 17, of Burnsville were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The Minnesota State Patrol has released the names of the two other passengers involved in the fatal single-vehicle crash just north of the Burnsville-Lakeville border Tuesday afternoon. Jonathan L. Thomas, 16, of Lakeville and Rey Chacon, 17, of Burnsville sustained non-life threatening injuries in the crash on Interstate 35, according to a State Patrol media release updated Friday morning. Both were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis for treatment. Both are students at Lakeville South High School. The name of the driver of the car has not been released by the state patrol. The driver was taken to Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Two teenagers—both students at the …
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Dillon Borowicz fractured a vertebra in a pool accident last month. He is paralyzed from the chest down.
An 18-year-old Lakeville South High School student who fractured a vertebra in a pool accident last month continues physical therapy at Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in Minneapolis. Dillon Borowicz, an incoming senior and football player, is recovering from recent surgery at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, during which five of his vertebrae were fused and two rods were inserted along his spine, according to his CaringBridge page. He remains paralyzed from the chest down. Dillon’s spirits were lifted earlier this week when his school’s head football coach, Larry Thompson, and other members of the coaching staff visited him. Dillon has been hospitalized since July 15, when he dove into the family pool and hit his head on the bottom. He…