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2023 State of the Schools


October 18, 2023

On Wednesday, October 11, 2023 Superintendent Dr. Doug Van Zyl presented the annual State of the Schools program for staff, families and community members.

The presentation highlighted the District’s operations and how our schools have been performing, growth opportunities and challenges, and a detailed look at the upcoming November 7, 2023 referendum. The presentation also included the following:

  • Overview of student and staff demographics

  • Points of pride

  • Feedback from the 2023 Morris-Leatherman Community Survey

  • District report card

  • Budget update

  • And more!

 “I want to take this time to be able to share with you how our school district is growing together and some of the great things that we have done in the past and are looking to do this year, and some of the future things we’re looking to accomplish,” said Superintendent Van Zyl. “We’re thankful for all of your help and support and look forward to continuing to grow together as a school district and as a community.” 

Dr. Doug Van Zyl also presented this information on Thursday, October 12, 2023 at the annual Lakeville Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

To view the presentation, please click here or click on the video above.