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Open House Construction is finished, and we want to show you our renovated facilities. Please come and look. Refreshments will be served, and student tours will be provided. Sunday, October 13, 2019. Des Lacs Jr./Sr. High School 2:00 - 3:30 PM. and Burlington Elementary 3:30 - 5:00 PM.

Flu Vaccine On October 14, 2019, First District Health Unit will be in Burlington and at Des Lacs for vaccinations. Student consent forms will be sent home. FDHU will be in Burlington at 9:00 and Des Lacs at 11:00 for student vaccinations.


Friday, October 4th
Early Out—school dismissed at 1:15pm at DLB High School and 1:30 at Shuttle: none
DLB Elementary
Laker Invite Volleyball Tournament at DLB High School beginning at 1:00pm
Football at Garrison/Max, 7:00pm, Johnson drives Activity Bus departing Des Lacs at 3:45pm

Saturday, October 5th
Laker Invite Volleyball Tournament at DLB High School and DLB Elementary, 9:00am Shuttle: none
th and 6th grade girls basketball at Velva Tournament, coaches drive bus #27 and
bus #28, TBA

Monday, October 7th
SD School of Mines rep visiting the Science classes at DLB High School Shuttle: 6:00pm
th and 6th grade girls basketball in Burlington vs. NSP, 4:00pm and 5:00pm
Junior High football at Tioga, 5:00pm, Miller drives Activity Bus departing at 2:30pm
JV football at Tioga, 6:30pm
Boosters meeting at DLB Elementary School, 8:00pm

Tuesday, October 8th
Bookmobile at DLB High School, 9:00am—10:00am Shuttle: 6:00pm
Bookmobile at DLB Elementary School, 10:15am—3:00pm
th and 6th grade girls basketball at MLS (Mohall), 4:00pm and 5:00pm, coaches drive
bus #27 and #28 departing Burlington at 2:40pm
Junior High volleyball in Des Lacs vs. Berthold, 4:00pm and 5:00pm
Volleyball in Des Lacs vs. Surrey, 5:00pm, 6:00pm, and 7:00pm

Wednesday, October 9th
Career Discovery (Schaefer) at DLB High School, 12:30pm—2:00pm, grades 8—12 Shuttle: 5:45pm
School Board meeting at DLB High School, 7:00pm

Thursday, October 10th
Air National Guard rep at DLB High School, 11:00am—12:15pm Shuttle: 6:00pm
Volleyball in Des Lacs vs. MLS, 5:00pm, 6:00pm, and 7:00pm
Family Fun Night at DLB Elementary School, 5:30pm—7:00pm

Friday, October 11th
Sam Wyche at DLB High School Assembly, 12:30pm Shuttle: 6:00pm
Junior High volleyball at ORCS, 4:00pm and 5:00pm, coaches drive bus #25 and #26
departing Des Lacs at 3:00pm
Football at Herb Parker Stadium at MSU vs. Bishop Ryan, 7:00pm, Johnson drives
Activity Bus departing at 5:30pm

Saturday, October 12th
JV volleyball Tournament at ORCS, Keller drives bus #12, TBA Shuttle: none
NW Conference Volleyball Tournament at Stanley, 9:00am, coach drives bus #26
departing from Des Lacs only, TBA
th grade volleyball tournament at Berthold, 9:00am, coach drive bus #27 departing from
Burlington only at 7:45am

Sunday, October 13
th—Open House at DLB High School from 2:00pm—3:30pm and
at DLB Elementary School from 3:30pm—5:00pm

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Kindergarten Pre-Registration
Parents and Guardians are able to complete online pre-registration form for the 2019 -2020 kindergarten class. Click here for more information.

SUPPLY LISTS If you need a supply list for kindergarten students through to grade 8, click here to download the appropriate list for your student.

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 next 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 We are excited to introduce our monthly newsletter. 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: