Events

Upper School Information Sessions For Parents

Learn about the Upper School curriculum, activities, and class registration process for grades 6-12. Join us at the Headwaters Campus, 19850 Fenway Ave. N., in Forest Lake, for an informational presentation.

Tues., Dec. 18, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Headwaters Campus

Mon., Jan. 7, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Headwaters Campus ** Last tour before the lottery!

Sign up for a session here. For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 651-464-8989.

Kindergarten Information Tours

Join us at the Main Campus, 246 11th Ave. S.E. in Forest Lake, for a presentation and tour of the facility for prospective incoming kindergarten students and their families.

Tues., Oct. 16, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Tues., Nov. 6, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Tues., Dec. 4, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Main Campus

Wed., Dec. 5, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Thurs., Dec. 13, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Mon., Jan. 7, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Mon., Jan. 14, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Main Campus ** Last tour before the lottery!

Thurs., Feb. 21, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Tues., March 12, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Fri., April 5, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Fri., May 3, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Main Campus

Schedule your tour today here. For more details, please call 651-464-8989 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Upper School Open Houses In Late August

Lakes International Language Academy Upper School at the Headwaters Campus will host two Open Houses for incoming students:

  • Thursday, August 25, Noon - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 31, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Students will have the opportunity to tour the campus, try their lockers, and check out fall sports and activities. 

Students absent from the Orientation on August 10 are encouraged to attend one of these two Open Houses.

Family Fun Night, June 3, 5-8 p.m., Main Campus

Purchase Wristbands and Tickets Now

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Volunteer Today

A big thank you to all of you who have signed up to help with our amazing night of fun! We still need to fill volunteer shifts available for Family Fun Night, June 3rd!  The PTO cannot make this night happen without your support, so please consider donating 1.5 hours of your time! Sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f49a8a828a3fd0-family

Silent Auction Sneak Peek!

We appreciate these generous donations. Come ready to shop!

Anytime Fitness: 1 month new membership, tee Shirt, bag
ArtiCulture: Two gift certificates, each good for $25 towards classes, workshops, or retail purchase
Big Apple Bagels: One free item for each visit (7 visits total)
Brown Family Adventure Park: Two admission passes
Buck Hill: Two all-day area tickets valid anytime during the 2016-2017 season
Bunker Hills Regional Park: Two passes, each for two General Admission guests
Carousel Family Home Care: One haircut with Naomi, Therese or Mary
Chain of Lakes YMCA: One month Family Membership
Chanhassen Theatres: Dinner and Show pass for two people - valid for any main dinner theatre stage production on Tues, Wed, or Thurs evenings
Chilis: Eleven $5 gift certificates ($55 total)
Chuck E. Cheese: 1 large pizza, 4 soft drinks, 900 play points
Cornerstone: $20 gift certificate
Disney Theme Park: 4 One-day park hopper passes ($620 value)
Domino’s Pizza: Three certificates each good for one large two-topping pizza
Eagle Nest: Five single-use Eagles Nest passes
East Bethel 10 Theater: 3 pairs of 2 movie passes (6 total passes)
Falcon Ridge Golf Course: Four rounds of golf
Flyaways: $50 gift card towards tuition or a birthday party and 4 open gym passes
Great Lakes Aquarium: Four admission passes
House of Comedy: 4 tickets (non-Saturday)
Ichiban Japanese Steak House: $40 gift certificate
Kwik Trip: Four $25 gift cards ($100 total)
Kyoshin Ryu Karate Academy: One month of karate
Kyoshin Ryu Karate Academy: One month of yoga
LaGrande Salon & Day Spa: Two $25 gift certificates
LILA PTO: 2nd Grade Concert - Front row reserved seats (up to 8)
LILA PTO: 3rd Grade Concert - Front row reserved seats (up to 8)
LILA PTO: 4th Grade Concert - Front row reserved seats (up to 8)
LILA PTO: 5th Grade Concert - Front row reserved seats (up to 8)
LILA PTO: Reserved Parking Spot at pick up (1:45-2:30PM M-F)
Mercedes Bistro: $20 gift certificate
Midtown Global Market: $25 gift certificate
Minneapolis Institute Art: Four tickets to any upcoming special exhibition
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum: 4 VIP Admission Passes
Minnesota Zoo: Family 4-pack (2 zoo admission and parking passes and two zoo admission tickets)
MN Lynx: Two lower level tickets to a MN Lynx game during the 2016 season
MN Wild: Charlie Coyle Signed Photo
Monkey House: 4 play passes
Old Log Cabin: $25 gift certificate
Old Log Theater: 2 admission tickets
Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway: $50 famiy pass (2 Adults and 2-4 Kids) Good for a 90-minute roundtrip located in Osceloa, WI
Penn Cycle: Bike Tune-Up
Pro Football Hall of Fame: 2 admission tickets
Ross Orthodontics: Gift basket worth $550
Running Aces: One $10 Match Bet and One free meal up to $25 in the Trout Air Tavern
Scandia Café: $20 gift certificate
Schwan’s Super Rink: 10 open skate passes
Sea Life: Four general admission tickets
Splitrock: $20 gift certificate
St Paul Saints CHS Field: Two outfiled reserved tickets
Stages Theatre Company: Four tickets to any listed mainstage production
Target: $25 gift certificate
Teamvantage Molding: Charcoal grill
Theatre in the Round: Two admission passes to one performance
Three Rivers Park District: Four admission passes for a living history event or guided tour at The Landing - MN River Heritage Park in Shakopee
Timeless Elements: 1-hour massage or customized facial
TradeWins Sports: $20 gift certificate
Twin Cities Sedation Dentistry: Custom-fit whitening trays and Colgate Visible White System
Vertical Endeavors: Two day passes and rentals
Waldoch Farm: 4 Maze admission passes
Walker Art Center: Four Gallery admission passes
Wheel of Fortune: 4 VIP passes for a Wheel of Fortune taping at the Song Studios in Culver City, CA; plus a bag, hat, and signed photo of Vanna White and Pat Sajak
White Castle: 10 gift cards for 3 hamburgers (total of 30 hamburgers)
YMCA: 1 month Family Membership