Lakes International Newsletter

September 22, 2014

PHOTO OF THE WEEK:

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6th grade students had the opportunity to sing for the MN Twin's Diversity Day at the Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis last week. The arrangement and translation of "Llevame al partido" were done by music teacher Carlos Pilan. Twins representatives including Tony Oliva were impressed at the level of Spanish and international mindedness of LILA students.

NEW NEWS:

  • The Fall Session of after-school KickFit class begins October 1st. Click here to see all after-school opportunities and registration forms.

  • Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month this weekend in St. Paul! The 12th Annual La Familia Latino Family Festival and Expo will take place Saturday, Sept. 27 from 8am-4pm. Click here for details.

FROM THE PTO:

  • Join us for the 2nd Annual LILA Family Walk/Run on October 11th. For more details and to register, please click here.
  • The first PTO meeting of the school year will be September 30 at 6:30 in the Main Campus Gym. Kindergarten-2nd grade teachers will be sharing a little bit about their grade levels. All parents are welcome to attend!

PAST BUT PERTINENT:

  • Save the date(s) for Picture Day! Grades K-3 will take pictures on September 30th at the Main Campus. Grades 4-6 will take pictures on October 1st at the Headwaters Campus. There will also be a Picture Retake day on November 4th.
  • Save the date for the Girl Scouts Info Night, Tuesday, September 23, from 5-7pm in the Main Campus Cafeteria

Make the week great!