Join Us for 2018 Dance and Theater Performances

Join us for Upper School Dance and Theater performances at the Headwaters Campus:

Day 2 Classes: January 22, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Day 1 Classes: January 23, 2018 at 7 p.m.


2017-2018 Music Performance Calendar

Mark your calendars for these concerts from the LILA Music Department. We appreciate your support!

Middle School Band/Orchestra/Choir
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017; 6pm
Headwaters/Upper School Gym

Beginning Band/Orchestra/Choir & High School Band/Orchestra/Choir
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017; 6pm
Headwaters/Upper School Gym

5th Grade Concert
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018; 6pm
Main/Lower School Gym

3rd Grade Concert
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018; 6pm
Main/Lower School Gym

2nd Grade Concert
Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018; 6pm
Main/Lower School Gym

Middle School Band/Orchestra/Choir
Monday, May 7, 2018; 6pm 
Headwaters/Upper School Gym

Beginning Band/Beginning Orchestra/Beginning Choir

High School Band/High School Orchestra/High School Choir
Tuesday, May 8, 2018: 6pm
Headwaters/Upper School Gym

4th Grade Concert/Lower School Band/Lower School Orchestra
Tuesday, May 15, 2018; 5:30 p.m.
Main/Lower School Gym

1st Grade In-formances 1:35pm
Main/Lower School Gym
Classrooms TBD by 1st grade teachers, with families/friends invited:
- Wed., May 16, 2018: Profe Víctor and Profe Mónica
- Thurs., May 17, 2018: Profe Diana and Señorita Hannah
- Fri., May 18, 2018: Yeh Laoshi and Qiu Laoshi

FREE Minnesota United FC Soccer Mini-Clinic, Aug. 31, 4-6p.m.

Lakes International Language Academy (LILA) has partnered with the Minnesota United Football Club to offer a FREE soccer mini-clinic for all local students in grades 4 and up on Thursday, August 31, 4:00-6:00 p.m., at the LILA Headwaters Campus field located at 19850 Fenway Ave. N. in Forest Lake.

Students do not need to pre-register, but parents must sign a participation waiver form before the students will be allowed to join the event. Download it here.

As a fundraiser for the school’s sports, LILA will be selling tickets for $24 each to the match on September 23 between the Minnesota United and FC Dallas. For more information about the clinic or purchasing tickets, call Jenni Muras at LILA, 651-464-8989, or Ellen Kokes at the Minnesota United, 763-452-1193.

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Upper School Orientation and Open House, Aug. 10, 2017

Upper School Orientation, August 10, 2017, 10:00 a.m.-Noon, Headwaters Campus

In preparation for the year, we will host a student-only orientation on Thursday, August 10, from 10:00 a.m. - noon at the Headwaters Campus for all upcoming 6th graders. Students should arrive between 9:50-10:00 am.and be picked up at 12:00 p.m. Snack provided.

Orientation is intended for STUDENTS only. The goal of the event is to become familiar with our campus, get to know at least 10 new people, and learn more about LILA. All Orientation participants should:

  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
  • Bring a water bottle.
  • Wear sunscreen.

Upper School Open House, August 10, 2017, 3pm-7pm, Headwaters Campus

Students and parents can stop by anytime between 3:00-7:00pm, Thursday, Aug. 10, to walk through your student's schedule, meet teachers, check out iPads, and manage locker combinations. See you there!