Events

LILA Preschool Hosts Free “Try Us” Event On Dec. 18, 9-10:30 a.m.

Lakes International Language Academy Kinder Prep, an International Baccalaureate preschool for ages 3 and 4 in Forest Lake, invites area families to try its unique Spanish and Mandarin immersion curriculum on Tuesday, December 18, from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at the LILA Annex, 121 11th Ave. S.E. The event is free, but registrations are required by phone at 651-464-0771.

As a four-star Parent Aware early childhood education program, LILA Kinder Prep offers small class sizes and convenient scheduling options. Licensed teachers, many of whom are native Spanish or Chinese speakers, share their language and culture through songs, stories, and play for a fun and educational kindergarten-readiness experience. For more information and applications for 2019-20, visit MyLILA.org/preschool.

Augsburg / LILA Volleyball Camp, Aug. 8-10

LILA volleyball is hosting the Augsburg volleyball coaches and players at the YMCA gym for a volleyball camp for LILA players entering grades 6-10, August 8, 9, and 10, from 2-5 p.m. The cost is $115 each. Note: This is only open to LILA students.

Use the LILA FeePay system to sign up today!

Augsburg has a great volleyball program and we are excited that they are willing to share their volleyball knowledge with us. If your child has been in LILA volleyball or is interested in joining the LILA volleyball team, this is a great way to start the season!

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Family Fun Night, May 18, 5-8pm

Join us for the PTO's biggest fundraiser of the year!

Family Fun Night 2
Rain or shine, please plan to celebrate the end of the school year with us on May 18, 5-8pm, at LILA's Main cCampus. Enjoy food, games, bouncy houses, and more! Pre-order your tickets to save money and avoid lines! Volunteer spots will open soon. Please consider helping for a 90-minute shift, so everyone can have a great time!
Along with the classroom baskets, donations from businesses below will be available at the silent auction. We hope to see everyone there!
We appreciate community donations. Please drop off items at the front desk at Lower School. If you have family or friends who would like to donate goods or services, that would be much appreciated, too! Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.l with questions. Thanks! And thanks to our AMAZING PTO members for volunteering their time to plan this event each year!

Spring Conferences, March 8-9

Spring conferences will take place March 8-9 at both Lower and Upper School. This is an important time to continue the home and school partnership we hope to have with our community of LILA families, for the benefit of student growth in all areas of the IB learner profile and transdisciplinary skills.

Please sign up for a conference using the links below. We look forward to celebrating student progress with you and making goals for their continued growth this spring!

Lower School - Evening and Daytime Conferences

Click here to sign up for a conference with each of your students' classroom teachers. Contact teachers directly if you need to schedule an alternate time.

Before or after your child's conference, please take a moment to visit the Book Fair in the library and to check the Lost & Found (located under the cafeteria stairs). Specialist teachers will be available to share what students have been doing in their classes as well!

Upper School - Arena-Style or Individual-Format Conferences 

Thursday, March 8, 3:30-8:00pm - ARENA STYLE CONFERENCES

Parents and students can drop-in anytime between 3:30-8:00 pm on March 8 to meet with teachers individually. Conferences will be held in the gymnasium and cafeteria. No appointment is necessary, but the time with each teacher will be limited to three to five minutes. If more time is needed, please schedule a conference with your student's teachers on Friday, March 9 or feel free to set up another meeting time that works for your schedule.

Friday, March 9, 8:30am-2:30pm - INDIVIDUAL CONFERENCES

Appointments are required. Please use this link to schedule time with one or more of your student’s teachers. If you are unsure of your student’s teacher’s names, please log in to Infinite Campus, and click on the “schedule tab” to see a list.

Tech Support for Parents

Staff will be available to help parents navigate Infinite Campus and any other communication questions they may have.

Spring Sports and Activities Registration

Our Activities Director, Jenni Muras, will be onsite to answer your questions about LILA sports and activities!