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Track & Field Day Friday, May 18th (Rain Date May 24th)

Track & Field Day, Friday, May 18th (Rain Date May 24th): Track and Field Day is a time for students to be outside and have a great time with various physical activities. Students will be able to participate in relay races, traditional lawn games, and tug of rope....

Artist in Residence

Artist in Residence: We wanted everyone to know how privileged we have been to have hosted Kathy and Leo Lara, Artists in Residency, from April 30th to May 4th.  During this week long residency, Kathy and Leo met with third through fifth grade classes to explore...

Garden Cleanup Day

Garden cleanup day: La Academia and Kinder Academy’s newest outdoor classroom is coming soon, but we need your help to make it happen! Bring your family out on Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (come and go as you can), to help prepare the space. There’ll be...

La Fiesta

La Academia welcomes the spring with a FIESTA, our biggest event of the year! La FIESTA is a simulation of festivals and celebrations in some elementary schools in Mexico and Latin America. The bright colors, art on the walls, handmade paper flowers, papel picado,...

2018-19 School Year Calendar change for K-1st grade

K-1 assessment days Sept. 4 & 5 – their first day is Sept. 6 Beginning fall of 2018, families of K-1 students will schedule a 30- to 40-minute assessment conference on Sept. 4 or 5. The first day of school for kindergarten and grade 1 will be Sept. 6. Eastern Carver...

Celebrate Summer! with free family fun and learning!

Join us in a neighborhood near you this summer for free fun and learning! All children and families are welcome to join Eastern Carver County Schools Community Education staff as we play games, enjoy a healthy snacks, complete an art project and many other educational...

Summer 2018 Chromebook Information

Will students be able to use the district-issued Chromebook during the summer? Students in grades three through eleven who were issued a Chromebook this year will be allowed to take their Chromebook home for the summer. During that time they will be responsible for...

Fifth Grade Graduation – Save the date

Fifth Grade Graduation - Save the Date We will celebrate La Academia’s second graduating class of 5th graders on June 6th. There will be a ceremony from 3:00-3:30 followed by a reception. We hope the families of our 5th graders will be able to join us in...

Lowry Nature Center

Lowry Nature Center Kinder Academy classes had a wonderful time visiting the Lowry Nature Center! Students had terrific weather as they looked for signs of animals and animal homes while hiking though the trails. They learned about what animals do in the winter to...