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LILA Launches Be Bold! Capital Campaign

Lakes International Language Academy has launched a one-time fundraising effort to enhance the current building projects at the Main Campus and Headwaters Campus. Individual and families as well as businesses can help enhance our educational facilities to provide the best learning experience possible for LILA students, and receive recognition at various giving levels. For details, please visit or contact Interim Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. today.

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Upper School's New Hours: 7:47 a.m.-2:15 p.m.

For students in grades 6-12, our school day at the Headwaters Campus is 7:47 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Students typically arrive between 7:25 a.m. and 7:40 a.m.

Upper School’s supervised building hours are 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Children who are in the building before or after supervised hours must have an appointment with a teacher, be accompanied by their parent/ guardian, be involved in a before- or after-school activity or have special permission.

Margaret (Meg) Maurer Memorial

A GoFundMe page has been established for LILA alumni Margaret (Meg) Maurer. Please consider a contribution that will honor her life and passions. Click on the link to learn more and donate.

LILA Board of Directors Encourages Candidates To Apply Now

The Lakes International community is currently seeking interested candidates for positions on the School Board. There will be openings for three teachers, two parents, and one community member. The term of office for the teacher and parent positions will be for two years, from July 2019 – June 2021. The term of office for the community member position will be for one year, from July 2019 – June 2020.

This is an excellent opportunity to help shape the school's future for your children and for students in the community and beyond.

Complete and email the candidate form by Friday, March 5, 2019 at 5 p.m. For more information about the positions and expectations, please see the School Board web page and the Board Election Information Packet.

Voting will take place online from Wednesday, March 13, 2019 through Saturday, March 23, 2019. All staff and parents or legal guardians of current students, aged 18 and above, are eligible to vote.

Election results announced at LILA Annual Meeting, Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. New school board members will be inducted at the July 2019 School Board meeting.