Linwood Elementary

Forest Lake Area Schools

Welcome to Linwood


     Linwood PTA



    Picture day is coming!  Wednesday, September 22nd is the day!

    Order online at and the picture day ID is EVT6XNSC3



    Please watch your email each week for an important message from Ms. Mattson. 

    If you are not recieving these messages (make sure to check your spam and/or other filters) let Mrs. K. know via the email.


    We are moving away from faxing information. If you need to send something to Linwood, please feel free to scan the information to  Thank you.



    Community Education information

    If you are looking for summer programs, Early Childhood information or Chilcare programs, check out our Community Education site.


    Rangers Supporting Rangers School Supply Program

    Program Information for the 2021-22 School Year:

    The Rangers Supporting Rangers School Supply Program assists families in the district who have a financial need by providing backpacks and school supplies to their students. Rangers Supporting Rangers is currently accepting registrations from families with students attending Forest Lake Area Schools for the 2021-22 school year. Online registration closes July 31, 2021.  

    Backpacks and school supplies will be available before school starts in August at the school your student attends. Watch for an email from your school with more information later this summer. 

    To register for this program:

    Please click on this LINK and register for the school your student will be attending during the 2021-22 school year. 


    To help support this program:

    Rangers Supporting Rangers is a 501(c)(3) organization. Financial donations are tax deductible and 100% of donations are used to support this project. Rangers Supporting Rangers is a volunteer organization. This program is entirely funded by grants and private donations. 

    To make a financial contribution:

    Please make checks to “Rangers Supporting Rangers” and send to:

    Rangers Supporting Rangers

    8661 North Shore Trail N

    Forest Lake, MN 55025


    If you have questions about making a contribution, please contact Stephanie Groff at 651-307-0969,


    To donate school supplies or for additional information:

    Please contact Tracy Angelo at or 651-982-8110.


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    Here Comes the Bus is now available for Forest Lake Area Schools

    • View the real-time location of your child’s bus
    • Access the app from your smartphone, tablet or computer
    • Receive push notifications or email alerts
    • Send your child to the bus stop at just the right time, every time

    Here Comes the Bus


    Transportation change forms

    Please remember we need a transportation change form if your student will be riding thebus to or from a location different than your home address. 

    Click here for the form.


    Qualifying for free or reduced breakfast

    or lunch is easier than you think. 

    Click here for details:




    Community Ed "Digital Backpacks" 

    The school District's Digital Backpack has information from area
    non-profit groups who sponsor opportunities for youth.

    Help Support Linwood Elementary PTA! 

    Don't forget to save your boxtops over the summer!

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Contact Us

  • Attendance Hotline



    Main Office



    Principal, Gretchen Mattson



    Assistant, Mrs. K.



    Health Office, Jackie Bruhjell









    Community Education