The mission of Maple Lake Public Schools is to create an exceptional place to learn and work, emphasizing educational opportunities that promote academic achievement, life-long learning, and productive citizenship in our society.
Maple Lake Public Schools serves about 875 preschool through 12th grade students in a beautiful rural setting. Maple Lake is located 40 miles west of the Twin Cities and 30 miles southeast of St. Cloud. Neighboring communities include Monticello to the northeast, Buffalo to the east, Howard Lake to the south and Annandale to the west. State Highway 55 runs through the City of Maple Lake and Interstate 94 lies eight miles to our north via County Road 8.
Maple Lake Elementary School and Maple Lake High School are located on a single campus that provides our students, staff, and community with modern, well-maintained facilities. Up-to-date technology includes five computer labs, several servers, wireless internet, iPads, laptop computers, Smart Boards, and workstations in each elementary and high school classroom. Trained personnel maintain our technology and work with community members and staff to plan for the future of technology in our schools. Our media centers provide students and staff with a wide variety of printed and electronic resources, and Maple Lake has some of the finest indoor and outdoor athletic facilities in the area.