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Welcome back for the 2022-23 school year! Find your school supply list here.

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lake middle school

School Hours: 7:50 a.m.-2:26 p.m.  |  Phone: 651-425-6400  |  Attendance line: 651-425-6464

Welcome to Lake Middle School

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Lake Middle School serves students in sixth through eighth grades and is part of SoWashCo Schools. The school offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to support all students in leadership, academics, kindness and excellence.

Our school staff members provide encouragement and support to each student so they may develop into individuals who make a difference in their local and global communities.

Lake Middle School is committed to providing opportunities for all students both inside and outside of the classroom setting. There are many extracurricular and leadership opportunities including athletics, music, theater, robotics and service-learning clubs. All students are encouraged to explore their interests, participate and become involved in their school.

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Lake News

Minnesota offers two valuable tax benefits for parents who purchase school supplies for their K-12 students through the K-12 Education Credit and Subtraction. These benefits can reduce parents’ taxes to increase their refund, but is only available for those who keep their receipts. Purchases for most school supplies, field trips and musical instruments for school band are eligible.

Read More about Save Receipts for School Supplies This Fall

Due to nationwide shortages of certain food items, SoWashCo Schools menus may not accurately reflect what will be served that day. When possible, the Department of Nutrition Services will replace meals with similar choices and avoid any additional allergens. Please follow the guidelines below to remain aware of ongoing changes, especially if your child has any allergies or dietary restrictions. 

Read More about Nationwide Food Shortage Affecting School Menus This Fall
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Over the next 10 years, more than 3,500 potential new K-12 students are expected to move into the district. Current projections show that 15 schools will be over capacity and we will have a deficit of nearly 2,500 K-12 seats for students by 2031 if we do nothing. To help, SoWashCo Schools will ask voters to consider approval of a $462.6 million bond on Aug. 9, 2022.

Read More about Understanding the Impact of the Aug. 9 Bond Election and Overcrowding

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