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Minnewaska Area Schools

2014 - 2015

Tucked into the rolling hills of Pope County, Lake Minnewaska is truly one of the jewels of West Central Minnesota. Surrounding the lake are historic communities, each with a rich heritage, unique identity, and hard working residents. The children of the area are entrusted to the caring staff and administrators of the Minnewaska Area School District serving 

Farwell * Glenwood * Long Beach * Lowry 

Sedan * Starbuck * Villard * Westport


“All our dreams can come true –
if we have the courage to pursue them.”




The October Regular Board Meeting scheduled
for Tuesday, October 21st at 7:00 p.m.
has been changed to Tuesday, October 28th at 5:00 p.m.
in the MAHS Board Room


When teens drive 2N2®

 it’s a cause to ​​​​​



Minnewaska Area High School invites you to vote once a day Oct. 15-24 and make a commitment to safe driving and vote for Minnewaska Area High School. Go Lakers!!!!
 More teens die from car crashes than any other cause – and the first year behind the wheel is the most dangerous.  

​To help inspire teens to take action, ​
Celebrate My Drive® encourages teens to make positive choices as they begin driving, ​like 2N2 – 2 eyes on the road, 2 hands on the wheel

Go to


and vote Minnewaska Area High School.
Vote Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

We could win 1 of 90 $25,000 Grants, 1 of 10 $100,000 grants or a grand prize of $100,000 and a concert by The Band Perry.


 Look What's New

All Families That Qualify for Reduced Priced Meals now
Receive Breakfast AND Lunch
at NO

Apply Now     

  • All Kindergrten students eat breakfast AT NO COST
  • Take 2 servings of fruit at breakfast
  • New options for a la cart (snacks & beverages)
  • Hydration stations at each school starting in October


K-12 Education Subtraction and Credit Information

Minnesota has two tax relief programs for families with children in kindergarten through 12th grade: the K-12 Education Subtraction, and the K-12 Education Credit.

Please select the link above:
Minnesota K-12 Promotional Materials

Parents & Student Resources 
or click here for more information

Latest News


Welcome to the new
Minnewaska Area School website
Questions or Suggestions for webpage?
please send email to 

Minnewaska Area Schools
Property Tax Information Site





 After School Tutoring 

There is afterschool tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15  to 4:15 for all students in Grade 7-12.  If interested please contact the High School Office for more information.


 Pay 2014-2015 school fees with

PaySchools™ is an online payment processing system that provides parents or guardians of Minnewaska Area School students with an easy and efficient method of payment for fees, supplies, and lunch accounts.

For questions on your lunch account please email:



 School Reach
Message Retrieval Line

To check for recent messages that Minnewaska Area Schools may have sent to your home, work or cell number call 1-855-955-8500.

You must place the call from a phone number that received a call
Message history dates 30 days from current date