Why Be a Bear?

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Our students benefit from:

  • Safe, nurturing and challenging environments.
  • Differentiated instruction.
  • Hands-on learning.
  • World language experiences.
  • Focus on academic, social and personal development of all students.
  • College-level courses and Career Pathways opportunities.

See for yourself what we're all about!

District Mission

The mission of the White Bear Lake Area School District, the community at the forefront of educational excellence, honoring our legacy and courageously building the future, is to ensure each student realizes their unique talents and abilities, and makes meaningful contributions with local and global impact through a vital system distinguished by:

  • Students who design and create their own future
  • A culture that respects diverse people and ideas
  • Safe, nurturing and inspiring experiences
  • Exceptional staff and families committed to student success
  • Abundant and engaged community partners

Check out our programs!

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