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White Bear Lake Area Schools
4855 Bloom Avenue
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
Phone: 651-407-7500

School Board Meeting videos
Video and audio files of the White Bear Lake Area School Board meetings can be found here.

62.4-second video updates

These videos are shared out every Friday on the District's Facebook and Twitter pages throughout the school year. Find previous 2016-17 versions of the 62.4-second video updates here. Find earlier versions of the videos on the Video Archives page.

The Importance of Screening at 3

Learn more about the district's Early Childhood Screen at Three services.

2017 MSBA Presentation
Superintendent Dr. Lovett and School Board Vice-Chair George Kimball reflect on a few of the characteristics they think help build a strong school board/superintendent relationship.

The Importance of Reading Proficiency

Hear from third grade students and teachers about their experiences of reading together, analyzing texts, and collaborating to create a habit of reading.

Winter Break Message 2016

Dr. Lovett and the Superintendent's Student Advisory Committee members offer advice to other students about activities to enjoy during winter break.

VHEDC Award - DuFresne Partnership (VHEDC)

White Bear Lake Area Schools wins a partnership award with the DuFresne Manufacturing Company.

2016 Unity Day

Students and staff gear up to support anti-bullying on Unity Day.

Unity Day 2016 Bullying Video (GTN )
This video begins with an important fact: one out of four students reports being bullied during the school year. GTN created this video promoting Unity Day and anti-bullying throughout schools and communities.


Nutrition Services
Learn how our Nutrition Services department is providing students with fun and delicious food choices.

Superintendent's Student Advisory Committees

Superintendent Lovett and students discuss their experiences of collaborating in the Superintendent's Middle and High School Student Advisory Committees.

Meet our new principals
White Bear Lake Area Schools is proud to announce Tim Schochenmaier as the new principal of Central Middle School and Matt Langsdale as the new principal of Otter Lake Elementary.

A Day in the Life of a Bear

This video was shared during the district's 2016 Opening Convocation event - taking the audience on a journey through "A Day in the Life of a Bear."

Art in Elementary Program

For the past eight years, the White Bear Lake Area Schools and the White Bear Center for the Arts have engaged in an innovative partnership which provides professionally taught art lessons to all elementary students K-12.

2016 White Bear graduates!

We caught up with members of the class of 2016 and asked them what it meant to be a White Bear graduate. Hear what they had to say in this video!

Thank you 2015-16 retirees!

This video was played during the School Board Sponsored Annual Retirement Celebration. Congratulations retirees, and thank you for your years of dedicated service.

Emergency School Closings
How do we know if school is closed? Watch this video for tips on schools closings, early dismissals and late starts. For more information, click here.

Digital Access Initiative

WBLAS Superintendent Dr. Michael Lovett joined Ramsey Count Library Director Susan Nemitz and Ramsey County Commissioner MaryJo McQuire for a one-day White House conference to discuss the ConnectED Library Challenge.

Go Bears!

Many languages, one meaning - go bears! This video was shown during the District's 2015 Convocation event to showcase the many languages spoken here at White Bear Lake Area Schools.

WBLAHS Writing Center

Learn about the White Bear Lake Area High School Writing Center in the video below!

International Baccalaureate middle schools

Sunrise Park and Central Middle Schools both received their authorization to become International Baccalaureate schools. Watch this video to see how year one of the IB Middle Years Programme has gone so far!


Watch these videos featuring interviews, photos and videos centered on our partnership with BearPower

WBLAHS Theatre Program

See a behind-the-scenes video glimpse of the White Bear Lake Area High School Theatre Program in this recently-released video!

Service projects

Watch and learn about the many service projects happening at our schools!

Integral partnerships

Learn about White Bear Lake Area Schools' many unique and integral partnerships.

Elementary World Language Program

Learn about the district's K-5 Elementary World Language Program. Vadnais Heights and Lincoln Elementary offer K-5 students Chinese, and Spanish is taught K-5 to students at the remaining district elementary sites.

WBLAHS Student Intro

Enjoy this video that WBLAHS - North Campus students and staff members created to guide next year's 9th grade students through the high school building and "show them the ropes."

White Bear Lake Educational Foundation

Learn about the opportunities made available to our students and families through the generous support of the White Bear Lake Area Educational Foundation!

Where Bears Begin

Learn about "Where Bears Begin" in the district's Early Childhood Program, which offers families opportunities in inclusive Early Childhood Family Education and Preschool classes in four convenient locations throughout the district.

Elementary program

Learn about the White Bear Lake Area Schools Elementary program. The video highlights the district's expanded learning opportunities, including world language and partnerships, and the strong sense of community at each of our schools.

Middle school program

Learn about the White Bear Lake Area Schools Middle School program. The video highlights the district's unique 6-8 grade offerings with a focus on the whole child, an expanded use of technology, and the strong sense of community.

WBLAHS experience

Learn about the White Bear Lake Area High School experience, including a focus on a strong classroom environment, outstanding educational extras, state-of-the-art use of technology and the strong sense of "White Bear Nation" enveloping our students.

White Bear Nation
Hear first-hand from WBLAHS students what it's like to "Be a Bear!" in service to others and as a member of White Bear Nation. This video series was honored with a 2013 state Award of Excellence.

Legacy, Commitment and Promise

The District received awards from the Minnesota Association of Government Communicators and the National School Public Relations Association for the Legacy, Commitment and Promise videos linked below. The videos debuted at the district's 2012 Opening Convocation event.
Part 1

Part 2

Part 3


Enjoy a few informational videos showcasing our elementary opportunities.

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