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Farm Credit Services of ND six $1,000 Scholarships for the Minot area. Click here to download and view an informational PDF.

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships 7 different scholarships. Click here to download and view an informational PDF.


Friday, January 24th
UND Honor Band and Choir, coach drives bus #27, TBA Shuttle: 6:00pm
Junior High boys basketball at Nedrose, 4:00pm and 5:00pm, coaches drive bus #25 and
#26 departing at 3:00pm
Girls Basketball in Des Lacs vs. Surrey, 4:15pm, 5:45pm, and 7:15pm
Girls Hockey home vs. Grand Forks Central at MAYSA, 5:00pm

Saturday, January 25th
UND Honor Band and Choir, TBA Shuttle: none
Wrestling at Rolla Tournament, Zietz drives Activity Bus, TBA
Girls Basketball at Westhope, 1:00pm and 2:30pm, Nygaard drives bus #10 departing
Des Lacs at 10:45am and Burlington at 11:00am
Girls Hockey home vs. Devils Lake at MAYSA, 2:00pm

Sunday, January 26th

Monday, January 27th
Girls Basketball at ORCS, 5:30pm and 7:00pm, Nygaard drives bus #10 departing Shuttle: 6:00pm
Burlington at 4:45pm

Tuesday, January 28th
Work Keys to select students at DLB High School, 8:30am Shuttle: 6:00pm
Bookmobile at DLB High School, 9:00am—10:00am
Bookmobile at DLB Elementary School, 10:15am—3:00pm
Air Force recruiter at DLB High School, 11:00am—12:15pm
Boys Basketball in Des Lacs vs. ORCS, 5:45pm and 7:15pm

Wednesday, January 29th
FCCLA sponsored breakfast in the FACS room, 7:15am—8:25am Shuttle: 5:45pm
Region Softball meeting (Person/Medalen) in Beulah, 11:00am
Career Discovery Day at DLB High School, 12:15pm—1:45pm

Thursday, January 30th
Junior High boys basketball in Des Lacs vs. Nedrose, 3:45pm and 4:45pm Shuttle: 6:00pm
Girls Basketball in Des Lacs vs. Bishop Ryan, 5:45pm, and 7:15pm

Friday, January 31st
East/West Wrestling Crossover at New Salem, Zietz drives Activity Bus, TBA Shuttle: 6:00pm
Boys Basketball at MLS (Mohall), 4:15pm, 5:45pm, and 7:15pm, Person drives bus #10
departing at 2:30pm
Girls Hockey at Jamestown, 5:00pm
School wide “Spelling Bee” at DLB Elementary, 2:15pm

Saturday, February 1st
East/West Wrestling Crossover at New Salem, TBA Shuttle: none
Girls Hockey at Fargo Davies, 1:00pm

Sunday, February 2nd
Super Bowl, “Chiefs” vs. “49ers”, 5:30pm Shuttle: none

Insights of North Dakota
is the state’s official source for information about public education across North Dakota. The information is provided by partner agencies through the Statewide Longitudinal Data System and is brought about through the collaborative work efforts of the following North Dakota agencies: Dept. of Public Instruction, Career and Technical Education, ND University System. Click here.

Online Library Click here to download a PDF with instructions to access Overdrive, an online library available to Laker students. The title of the PDF is "Overdrive Instruction."

2019 -2020 School Calendar Click here to download a PDF detailing the year's school calendar.

Letter against "tree nut allergies." Click here to download and read.

LAKER TIME RESOURCE WEBSITE Students follow this link for information dealing with your Laker Time projects.

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE CATALOG Parents and students can click here to read about our course offerings for the coming 2019-20 school year.

NEWSLETTER! DES LACS - BURLINGTON ELEMENTARY now has a newsletter. Download, print or read the newsletter by clicking here.

NEWSLETTER! DES LACS - BURLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL Each month, we will bring you some of the news from the high school including classroom happenings, announcements about coming events, and extracurricular and co-curricular updates. We will also highlight staff members, students of the month, and more. Click here.

SCHOLARSHIPS are available. Click here to go to the Counselor's Corner to see the latest.

PARENTS LEAD This is website that provides tools for parents and professionals on issues that are difficult to address. It also gives you teaching tools to engage in ongoing conversations with children or grandchildren. Check it out here.

HOUSE BILL 1389 A student's parent may direct direct the school district not to administer their student any state test. For more informational read the PDFs from the Department of Public Instruction. Please click here.

Read this note from Souris Valley Special Services: The Souris Valley Special Services website was designed to offer straightforward access to useful special education information for parents, educators, school administrators, and the general public. We have been updating our website to ensure it is accessible to individuals with disabilities. We would like to know how the website is or isn't accessible to you. If you would be willing to share your thoughts, we would appreciate it. Please contact me, Alison Dollar at (701) 857-4410 or by email at Alison.Dollar@svssnd.org. Website: SVSSND.org

Online Lunch Payments Your mobile optimized website for United Public School District #7, at no additional cost, is now active as of October 4, 2016.  Click the URL below for access: