Alumni Perks

Social Activities

Fall — Harvest Festival Potluck at the Land School farm! See the animals, go for a hayride, bring a dish to pass, and pick out your Halloween pumpkin.
Winter — Winter Count - our annual LCS alumni reunion.
Spring — Auction - support the mission of LCS at our biggest party and fundraiser of the year (21 and older).
Year-round — Great Gatherings – unique experiences are available throughout the year and benefit LCS. Sign up for Great Gatherings at the annual spring auction.
Click here for dates and a full listing of events that may interest alumni.

The Green Space – Urban campus

It’s yours to use during non-school hours/days for picnics, bird watching, reading, or meditation.

The Lake Country Land School – Rural campus

The Land School is a beautiful and inexpensive destination for relaxation and fun. Activities include hiking, bird watching, cross-country skiing and more. For further information and directions to the Lake Country Land School, click here.

Get Fresh Produce & Support Local Farming

Buy a farm share of fresh, organic produce, or come to the weekly farmer’s market at the urban campus to purchase great veggies grown at the Land School. Click here for more information about the Land School Community Garden.

Volunteer to Relive Your LCS Adventures

Chaperone a bike trip, Widji, or an Odyssey. Assist with a play performance or share your interests and expertise with students. Attend the Odyssey slide show for a walk down memory lane.

Discounts at Local Merchants

Businesses owned by Lake Country parents, alumni, and friends offer discounts to our former students. 

Educational Experiences

Attend a weekly observation. It’s your chance to visit LCS classrooms at every level and relive your experience. It will answer all your questions! To schedule an observation, please contact Admissions Director Lucinda Anderson.

Alumni Discount Card

Your LCS Alumni Association Card gets you discounts at many restaurants and shops around the Twin Cities. Below is a list of current discounts. Can’t find or never had a card? Contact the development office to request an LCS Alumni Association Card be sent to you!

Grandview Grill
1818 Grand Ave., St. Paul
Buy one entrée, get one free

Kordie Reinhold and Peter Hinke, D.D.S.
4289 Sheridan Ave. S., Mpls.
20% off introductory visit

Landmark Café
410 St. Peter St., St. Paul
Buy one entrée, get one free

Larue’s
3952 Lyndale Ave. S., Mpls.
5% off all purchases

Louisiana Café
518 Selby Ave., St. Paul
Buy one entrée, get one free

Nokomis Shoe Shop
4950 34th Ave. S., Mpls.
15% off all purchases

Shoe Zoo
3146 Hennepin Ave., Mpls.
15% off all purchases

Uptown Diner
2821 Hennepin, Mpls.
Buy one entrée, get one free

Wild Rumpus Bookstore
2720 W. 43rd St., Mpls.
10% off all purchases

Wilderness Inquiry
808 14th Ave SE, Mpls.
20% off selected trips

YoJo Yoga and Pilates Studio
505 1st Ave. N.E.. Mpls
10% off class fee

Mission Statement

Lake Country School is a Montessori learning environment that fosters independence, critical thinking, and creativity within each child. We are a community that promotes diversity and inclusion, as well as respect and responsibility to self, to others, and to the earth.

Contact Us

3755 Pleasant Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone 612.827.3707
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