Lakewood Contact and Registration Information: Mikayla Karels
5207 North Tischer Road      
nd.mikayla.karels@isd709.org
Phone: (218) 336-8870, ext 2602

KEY Zone After School Enrichment and  Educational Activities
Hours: 2:15PM – 6:00PM

Check online for more information.

For child care assistance, or for more information, contact the KEY Zone Main Office located at Laura MacArthur School at 218-336-8900 ext. 2


K.E.Y. Zone is a collaborative program of the Duluth Y and ISD 709 Community Education.  The locations of these high quality programs are at all 9 Duluth Public Elementary Schools.

K.E.Y. Zone provides a safe, supervised environment for youth to receive educational support and participate in enrichment activities. Program goals include fostering enrichment and learning, development of life skills, promoting regular attendance in school, and providing year-round opportunities for fun and adventure through the following activities:

  • Academics 
  • Creative Arts 
  • Health and Wellness
  • Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
  • Service Learning Projects
  • Homework Help
  • Mentoring

K.E.Y. Zone Summer Program 

Open to all area children (need not attend Duluth public schools). For students who have completed Kindergarten through 5th grade. Activities include special on-site programming. Space is limited so please register early.