Activities, Athletics and Facilities Use

  • Following Executive Order 20-103 and the modification of Executive Order 20-99, Lakeville Area Schools will resume in-person youth or adult activities, including high school and middle school sports, other co-curricular activities, games, performances, competitions, and practices following strict health and safety guidelines. All participants, leaders and spectators will continue to follow the established health and safety guidance provided by the Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Department of Health, and Minnesota State High School League guidance (where applicable).

Lakeville Area Schools COVID-19 Participation Dial

  • Athletics Dial on %Lakeville Area Schools will resume to offer in-person activities, athletics, Community Education enrichment programs and community facility use for as long as it is possible to do so in a safe manner and in consideration of reducing community spread while following the COVID-19 Participation Dial outlined below. All participants, leaders and spectators will continue to follow the established health and safety guidance provided by the Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Department of Health, and Minnesota State High School League guidance (where applicable) throughout each Dial Level.

    Weekly Decision Timing and Data

    The Participation Dial level will be reviewed frequently and changes communicated each Thursday. Superintendent Michael Baumann, in consultation with District administration, will make this recommendation based on county numbers, local zip code and boundary numbers, and school-specific data. Other agencies that may be consulted include: MDH Regional Support Team, Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota State High School League, the Governor’s office, the district’s COVID-19 Response Team, and the Lakeville Area Board of Education. 

    Definition of Groups

    Groups A-E are District sponsored programs.

    • Group A Activities: District sponsored programming defined as individual in nature or lack competition with a direct opponent. The Winter sports in this category include: Alpine Ski, Dance Team, Gymnastics, Nordic Ski, Boys Swim and Dive (when done virtually).
    • Group B Activities: District sponsored programming defined as team sports in nature OR involve competition with a direct opponent. The Winter sports in this category include: Adapted Floor Hockey, Basketball, Hockey, Boys Swim and Dive (when swimming against an opponent in the same pool) and Wrestling. 
    • Group C Activities: District sponsored programming defined as all high school fine arts, activities & student clubs.
    • Group D Activities: District sponsored programming defined as all middle school sports & activities. 
    • Group E Activities: District Community Education enrichment programming that offers in-person classes and programs to youth or adult students. These classes and programs include: Youth Enrichment, Youth Service & Development, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Aquatics & Safety and Adult Enrichment.
    • Group F Activities: Non-District sponsored facility use for all Class 1, 2, and 3 user groups.

Dial Settings

  • Dial Level 0

  • Dial Level 1

  • Dial Level 2

  • Dial Level 3

  • Dial Level 4

  • Dial Level 5 (current level as of 1/11/2021)

  • Dial Level 6

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