• Students in class raising their hands Choosing a school district is one of the most important decisions parents will ever make. We believe, and so do many of our families, the decision to enroll in Big Lake Schools is one that will benefit your children for a lifetime. 

    Besides being an exceptional school district, we are located in a beautiful city that has a lot to offer. Big Lake has a small town charm, but is just a short car ride away from the Twin Cities. You can learn more about the City of Big Lake by checking out the Community Connections page. 
    Diverse educational offerings paired with a wonderful community makes Big Lake Schools an excellent choice for your family!

    Our destination school district is focused on individualized learning, employs high quality teachers and ensures our graduates are career and college ready. Additionally, Big Lake Schools has adopted cutting-edge education philosophies that are present in everyday work. These philosophies include Response to Intervention (RtI), Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), Professional Learning Communities (PLCs), Q-Comp, and our behavior philosophy, the Hornet Way.