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November 3
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November 7
Forest Lake Area High School
High School's Fall Musical Opening Night
7 p.m.

November 27 - November 28
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December 1
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December 24 - December 31
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January 1 - January 2
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January 19
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January 20
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Teacher Work Day

January 24
Forest Lake VFW
Benefit for Jessica Erickson
Noon - Close

February 2
SEC Music Festival
Mounds View High School 

Deciding "weather" to close school

The decision about whether to close or postpone school due to massive snowfall or frigid temperatures is made by the district superintendent, Linda Madsen. In making this decision, Superintendent Madsen consults with other district administrators and considers many different factors, the most important of which is the safety of our students. Click here to learn more about the process of making this decision and what information families need to know when weather becomes a factor in the operation of our buses and schools.

Jeff Wilson featured on "Life to the Max" TV

On Jan. 3 and 4, Jeff Wilson, head football coach of Forest Lake Area High School, was featured on WCCO-TV in a segment sponsored by Lifetouch and produced by Lifetouch Media Productions known as "Life to the Max." Upon hearing that his father, Gary, was diagnosed with a terminal illness, Wilson hired Gary as an assistant coach for an unforgettable experience. Click here for the full video. 

Benefit for Jessica Erickson

There will be a benefit on Jan. 24 for Jessica Erickson, a senior at Forest Lake Area High who was involved in a serious car accident on Nov. 6. The event will be held at the Forest Lake VFW, and tickets are $10. Click here for more information. The Drolson Family Foundation will also be donating money to help Jessica's family. Click here for more information on how to donate.

Two Forest Lake teachers named TIES Exceptional Teacher award recipients

Forest Lake teachers Brittany Cullen and Paul Iwaszko will be award recipients at TIES 2014 Education Technology Conference in Minneapolis on December 9. Both will be receiving the Exceptional Teacher award for their efforts to bring the use of technology into their classrooms. Read the full news release here

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.

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.