White Bear Lake Area Schools is currently offering In-Person Learning, with a Full Distance Learning option for those who choose it, for all students K-12+. Regardless of which learning model offered, we are committed to providing an engaging, equitable and quality learning experience for each student.
Find additional information at the COVID-19 Info & Dashboard page. District plans will continue to be updated as the situation evolves.
Our middle schools challenge our students to become:
- inquiring, lifelong learners with the skills to succeed in the interconnected world of the 21st century
- engaged citizens who take action in their local, national, and global communities
- compassionate, respectful, and persevering young people
Within a caring environment that supports students' academic, social, and emotional needs, students are challenged to see the connections between learning and the world around them.
For more information about middle schools and their curricula, call the Office of Teaching and Learning at (651) 407-7568.
What's New in Middle School?
We have made some exciting changes to middle school classes! Students will have more time for literacy, fewer transitions, and an option to earn high school credit for World Languages. Here are the changes for each grade:
Check out this video for more information.
Standards approved by the Minnesota Department of Education and the Legislature. (All are in PDF format and require Adobe Reader)