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School Maker Faire is May 5th, 6-8 pmcaveman

Select a project in one of the following categories:
      Science and Technology
      Creative Writing
      Current Events
      Visual Arts
Registrations due on Friday, April 28. Project drop-off May 3rd, 4-6 pm or May 4th, 8:30-9 am.  

Piano Talent Show Try-Outs Coming Soon! flutist

Calling all talented students! Pull out your dancing shoes, tune up your voice or musical instrument, practice your act. The talent show is coming! Sign-up sheets coming home this week! Due on APRIL 28! 

Linwood Luau PTA Fundraising EventLuau Flowers

Help raise money for the new PLAYGROUND equipment!
May 19th, 7-10 pm at Splitrocks Entertainment Center in Wyoming.
In lieu of the Spring Carnival, the Linwood Elementary PTA is hosting an adult-only Linwood Luau at Split Rocks Entertainment Center in Wyoming. Money raised from this event will go towards new playground equipment for the students and is valued at $25,000.
Advanced tickets: $15/single; $20/couple ($20/single;$30/couple at the door.) Tickets include: wine and craft beer tasting; heavy appetizers, music entertainment. 
The bar will be open if you would like to purchase drinks. This adult night will feature a silent auction, live auction with an auctioneer, teacher feature sales, raffle and more. 
If you own a business and would like to help by donating your goods or services to be bid on at our auction on the night of the event, please contact Lea Bombard at 651-335-0637 or email
Click HERE to purchase advanced sales tickets!

Last Chance to order your yearbook! Yearbooks

Cost is $15 + $1 service fee. You can order by clicking HERE. Last year we SOLD OUT and had some very disappointed students. Don't miss out. The yearbooks will ONLY be sold online! HURRY! THERE ARE LESS THAN 30 LEFT AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE! The last day to order is 4/28 or when we run out of books. Whichever comes first. 

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Kindergarten 2017-2018! Welcome class of 2030!

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW DUE. If you have not already registered, please do so now!
Do you have a child who will be joining us in Fall 2017 for Kindergarten?
Kindergarten Buddy Day is Scheduled for May 23rd from 4:30-5:30 p.m.  
All registered incoming Kindergartners and their parents are welcome. Parents will have a chance to get questions answered and tour the school. Registered incoming Kindergartners will experience the classroom, then meet their parents on the playground for some fun and frozen treats!
Kindergarten Meet and Greet, August 1 & 2  
All registered incoming Kindergartners will meet with a kindergarten teacher for a one-on-one half hour assessment. This allows the staff to get to know your child, and help us prepare for the first day of school. 

Last Week of School PRIDE Celebration

June 5 - Beach Day  Beach
June 6 - Dress Your Best  Formal
June 7 -  Twin Day  Things   Twins  
June 8 -  PRIDE Day    Pom pom

FLAS to host summer tours of district buildings 

Who: Residents, parents, students, school district staff and members of the news media are invited to this event.
What: Forest Lake Area Schools will host summer tours, open to the public, of select buildings and departments that have and are currently undergoing necessary upgrades and improvements. 
Where: Forest Lake Area High School, 6101 Scandia Trail North, Forest Lake
              Columbus Elementary, 17345 Notre Dame St., Forest Lake
              Forest Lake Elementary, 408 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake 
              Lino Lakes Elementary, 725 Main Street, Lino Lakes
              Transportation, 207 NW 6th Ave., Forest Lake
When:  Thursday, June 15 at 6:30 p.m. - Forest Lake Area High School
              Thursday, June 15 at 8 p.m. - Transportation
              Thursday, June 29 at 6 p.m. at 7:30 p.m. - Columbus Elementary
              Thursday, June 29 at 7:30 p.m. at 7:30 p.m. - Forest Lake Elementary
              Thursday, August 10 at 6 p.m. - Lino Lakes Elementary 

First Day of School for 17/18 School Year: August 21, 2017 


Registrations for ALL grade levels K-6 are now being accepted for the 17/18 school year! 

You may download and complete the enrollment forms and submit them to Linwood Elementary in a number of ways:
1.)  Fax them to 651-982-1955.
2.)  Scan them to
3.)  Enroll in person at the District Office Welcome Center, or at the Linwood Elementary office. 
In order to assure we have adequate staffing in place for Fall, please register now!

Open House: August 16 from 4:30-6


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Upcoming Events

All School:

CoderDojo - 4/22 from 1-3 pm 
Pride Celebration - Apr. 28, May 26 
School Maker Faire - May 4, 6-8 pm
PTA Meeting - 5/9, 6-7 pm
Talent Show Try-outs - 5/11 & 5/12 (by appointment) 
Linwood Luau PTA Fundraising Event - May 19, 7-10 pm at Splitrocks in Wyoming. 
Talent Show -  June 7th, 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Open House -  8/16/2017; 4:30-6 p.m.
First Day of School - 8/21/2017 
Fall Picture Day - 9/20/2017
Fall Picture Re-takes - 11/1/2017
2018 Spring Picture Day - 4/18/2018 

Early Childhood 

Linwood Parent Days - 4/21, 5/19 


Pearl's class to School Forest - 5/4, 5/25; 10 am - 12:30 pm
Pearl's class to Park Terrace Elementary - April 26; 9:15 am - 2:15 pm 
Pearl's class hosting EMID kids - May 10; 9 am - 1:30 pm 
Como Zoo Field Trip - May 18, 9:30 am - 3 pm
Ordway Field Trip - June 2, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm 

First Grade:

Track & Field - May 18 (Rain date May 19) 
Minnesota Zoo Field Trip - May 30; 8 am - 3 pm

Second Grade:

Mill City Museum - May 12; 9:15 am - 2:45 pm
Track & Field - May 18 (Rain date May 19) 

Third Grade:

State Capitol/MN History Field Trip - May 5 
Track & Field - May 18 (Rain date May 19) 

Fourth Grade:

Track & Field - May 18 (Rain date May 19) 

Fifth Grade:

Bunker Hills Field Trip - May 5, 8:45 am - 3 pm 

Sixth Grade: 

Choir Festival - April 25, 7 pm @ Forest Lake Elementary
Orchestra Dress Rehearsal - May 11, 10-11:30 am at FLHS 
Orchestra Concert - May 11, 7 pm @ Forest Lake High School
Band Dress Rehearsal - May 16, 9:40-12:40 at FLHS 
Canoeing at Wargo - May 17 
Band Concert - May 18, 7 pm @ Forest Lake High School 
Track & Field - May 22 (Rain date - May 24)  
Wargo Nature Cntr/Blainebrook Bowl/Overnight - June 1 
Linwood School Forest - June 2 
Graduation Rehearsal - June 6 (a.m.) 
Graduation Ceremony - June 6, 1:30-2:30 p.m. 

Extra Curricular

Community Education

Forest Lake School District's Community Education department has a wide variety of offerings from early childhood through adult programs. These include swim lessons, sports, driver education, art classes, GED and many more. Click below to access the Community Education offerings:

Digital Backpack 


The school district's Digital Backpack has information from area non-profit groups who sponsor opportunities for youth. This is updated regularly, so please check often for fun community events for your family:





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