Linwood Elementary

Forest Lake Area Schools

Welcome to Linwood


  • Popsicles on the Playground 22-23!
    Your “almost Kindergartener” is invited to join our Kindergarten teachers and their soon-to-be classmates on the Linwood Elementary School playground. This will give him/her a small taste of what it will be like to be a Kindergartner and get excited for the first day of school. Please join us: Thursday, May 19th from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Meet on the playground! This is a special day for your soon-to-be Kindergarten student, so please find other arrangements for siblings.


    Important upcoming dates:

    Thursday, May 19th - Kindergarten 2023 Popsicles on the Playground, 4:30-5:30pm

    Thursday, May 19th - 6th Grade Band Concert @ 7:00 pm

    Monday, May 23rd - Linwood K-5 Field Day  T

    Tuesday, May 24th - PTA Spring Fling Picnic 4:30-6:00pm

    Wednesday, May 25th - 6th Grade Track & Field

    Monday, May 30th - No School - Memorial Day

    Friday, June 3rd - 6th Grade Graduation

    Thursday, June 9th - LAST DAY OF 21-22 SCHOOL YEAR


    Kindergarten is filling up fast!

    Register here for fall 2022-2023.


    Do you know about our awesome Little Rangers Pre-School program?

     Click here for more information.


    Supporting our Linwood families:

    Linwood offers support for families with many different needs, from winter clothing to food bags and our winter "Giving Tree (during December.)" 
    Please reach out to Mrs. K., Ms. Lorentz (our school counselor) or Ms. Mattson for more information or questions. 


    Check out our PTA


    Community Education is offering some great classes and programs.

    Click here to see what's coming up.  


    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 the bus to or from a location other than your home address. 

    Click here for the form.


    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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     Linwood PTA

Contact Us

  • Attendance Hotline



    Main Office



    Principal, Gretchen Mattson



    Assistant, Mrs. K.



    Health Office, Jackie Bruhjell









    Community Education