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September 4
Southwest Jr. High School
Parent Back to School Night
7 p.m.

October 10
Forest Lake Area High School
Homecoming Football Game
7 p.m.

October 15
No School E-6
Parent-Teacher Conferences

October 16 - October 17
No School E-12
Holiday

October 27
Area Learning Center
ALC 25th Anniversary Event
4:00 - 6:30 p.m.

November 3
No School E-12
Teachers Report

November 7
Forest Lake Area High School
High School's Fall Musical Opening Night
7 p.m.

November 27 - November 28
No School E-12
Holiday

December 1
No School E-12
Teachers Report

December 24 - December 31
No School E-12
Holiday

January 1 - January 2
No School E-12
Holiday

January 19
No School E-12
Holiday

2007 FL grad Maria Stanley now a top clothing designer in Los Angeles

Maria Stanley, a 2007 graduate of Forest Lake Area High School, has gone on to become a successful clothing designer for the Los Angeles-based Harlyn label. Her story is featured in Artful Living magazine in its Autumn 2014 issue. Click here to read the article online.

2014 Forest Lake School Board
Election Results

Incumbent director Karen Morehead, and newcomers Luke Odegaard and Jill Olson were elected to the Forest Lake Area School Board Tuesday night, although the final results remain unofficial until the board canvases the election at its next regular meeting. Once the results are approved, the three will take office in January. To see a news release about the election, click here. To see results for this election on the Secretary of State's website, click here. To see voting results broken down by precinct, click here.

Viral infections in Minnesota

Winter is approaching, and this means that cold and flu season in Minnesota is also right around the corner. There has been a good deal of local and national news coverage recently about viruses such as influenza, Enterovirus D68 and Ebola. Please click here for more information about these viruses and what parents need to know about them.

Southwest assistant principal hired as new school principal

Scott Geary’s eight year run as assistant principal of Southwest Junior High School has come to an end, and his tenure as school principal has begun. Geary, who has served as assistant principal since 2006, was officially hired as school principal at the July 10 school board meeting. Read the full news release here

Former FL Rangers hockey star chosen in NHL draft

Former Forest Lake Rangers hockey star C.J. Franklin was drafted Saturday by the Winnipeg Jets in the fifth round of the 2014 National Hockey League (NHL) Entry Draft. Franklin, a 2012 graduate of Forest Lake Area High School was chosen 129th overall in the draft and was the 7th Minnesotan taken. Click here to read the full news release.

LATV and Forest Lake Schools create "Your Schools in Action"

Recently, Lakes Area Television (LATV) in Forest Lake and Forest Lake Area Schools undertook a partnership to create a bi-monthly news program dedicated to events and happenings in the schools of our community. The program is called "Your Schools in Action", and it's hosted by local personality Greg Ochs. Click here to visit the "Your Schools in Action" page to view episodes from the program.