Post by ● Aug 8, 2016

City of Lake Elmo: Schools & ISD 834

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The city of Lake Elmo is served by the Stillwater Public Schools and Independent School District 834. Stillwater Public Schools looks to ensure the needs of each student are met through continually improving and setting high expectations and standards. School District 834 serves 8,300 students and has over 1,000 employees. Stillwater Public Schools has 10 elementary schools, 2 Junior High Schools, one High School, and one Alternative Learning Center.

Lake Elmo Elementary School serves 700 students in Kindergarten through 6th grade. Lake Elmo Elementary School is rich in tradition offering excellent education to all students.  Lake Elmo employs highly trained and talented staff, who excel in meeting the everyday needs of each student. Lake Elmo offers several programs like STEAM designed to enhance each student’s learning experience. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math and is a program designed to increase each student’s knowledge in each of these subjects.

Oak-Land Junior High School is one of 2 Jr. High Schools in School District 834 and serves over 800 students in 7th through 9th grade. The school serves students in Lake Elmo, Bayport, Afton-Lakeland, and portions of Stillwater and Woodbury. Oak-Land looks to set high standards for all students by offering high-quality education. The school also offers AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, to all students in  8th and 9th grade. AVID is a college readiness program that helps students prepare for and succeed in college. AVID is designed to help increase schoolwide learning and performance. Oak-Land also offers several athletics, activities, and clubs to all students. Many of the sports that students can enjoy are baseball, basketball, cross-country, football, softball, and many more. Students can also participate choir, orchestra, band, and much more. The sports, clubs, and activities at Oak-land Junior High are designed to help students build teamwork, commitment, and character.

Stillwater Area High School serves over 2,000 students in 10th through 12th grade. Stillwater High School is one of the oldest High Schools in Minnesota and was built to provide students with a personal education. The school has a 6 period day with a 2 semester year. Stillwater looks to prepare students for college and work after school by providing a rigorous academic program. The school offers Advanced Placement courses in English, French, Spanish, Art History, U.S. History, American Government, Psychology, Biology, Calculus, Statistics, and Chemistry. Stillwater High School also offers Post Secondary Enrollment Options for students at local technical colleges and universities. Stillwater also offers numerous sports including baseball, basketball, hockey, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, and much more. They also provide several fine arts options including choir, band, orchestra, and theatre. Stillwater High School is known for it’s strong natural science program and encourages it among their students. The school is home to an Environmental Learning Center(ELC) that includes fields, ponds forests, and wildlife. The ELC helps students enhance their learning classroom instruction by receiving hands on experience.

If you have any questions regarding the city of Lake Elmo, Minnesota, or if you would like to sell or buy a house in the area, please feel free to visit or call 1-800-909-1953.