Lowell Elementary School Blog

Art Projects

February 3, 2020

NVSI First Graders are working on Eric Carle inspired art using painted paper they made last week.

Congrats Robotics Teams!

February 3, 2020

Congrats to Lowell’s First Lego Robotics League Junior Teams, who participated in the FLL Expo in Hermantown!

Season for Music

December 26, 2019

THANK YOU! A BIG Thank You to our music director, Anthony Puglisi and our amazing Lowell Students for providing us with a fantastic 2019 Lowell Holiday Music Program. It was ob...

Cookie Contest

December 19, 2019

With the cookies baked and tasted, we have our winners of the 4th Annual Gold Spoon Cookie Contest: K - Greyson with Cookie Crack 1 - Dafne with Chocolate Reindeer 2 - Clara ...

Outdoor Reading

November 25, 2019

In balmy, 14 degree temperatures, Lowell Principal Jen Larva bundled up and headed outside. She spent the day reading to students as part of the 2019 Principal Reading Challenge...

Harvest of Literature

November 6, 2019

During Harvest of Literature Day at Lowell Elementary students and staff celebrated books, literacy and dressed up like awesome characters. Many thanks to all the wonderful read...

Sharing Traditions

October 3, 2019

In September, Misaabekong students participated in “Gaapizige” parching, “bawishkam” dancing, threshing wild rice and “nooshkaachige” winnowi...

Visit From Lt. Governor

September 3, 2019

Minnesota's Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan visited Lowell Elementary and helped serve lunch to students in celebration of the first day of school. Staff and student representat...

A Great Start!

August 27, 2019

Lowell Classroom Staff started their morning with fellowship and yummy food! ❤️

Generous Donation 2019

August 27, 2019

Thank you, Cub Foods, for your generous donations of school supplies for our Lowell students!

Thank You, Volunteers

August 7, 2019

We’re smiling because today we’re 99% done on our Playscape additions!! Thank you to the awesome parents, students and staff who came out and moved sand and mulch to...

Thank You, Lowell PTA

July 20, 2019

Thank you to these wonderful Lowell parents for raising money for Lowell by putting in a day of volunteering at the Duluth Air Show!

Outdoor Fun!

June 4, 2019

Third graders had two busy days of crayfish catching and education at Hartley Nature and the third grade picnic with lots of sun and smiles!

Denfeld National Honor Society Students, You Rock!  Thank you for spending your Friday evening with our Lowell Community to make our Carnival an event to remember!!

What a memorable day! Thank you to the grandparents, special elders, parents, friends, donors, volunteers, teachers, staff, musicians and master folk dancers, who made today so ...

Students in Lowell Elementary's Misaabekong Ojibwe Language Immersion program tapping trees and making trails for their iskigamizigan (sugar bush, sugar camp).

Lowell Fancy Lunch

March 8, 2019

Lowell students are working hard on meeting cafeteria expectations. They earned a letter for each expectation, spelling out “Be Our Guest” and earning them a special...

STEM Fair Fun

February 28, 2019

Over 100 Lowell families turned out for the school's STEM Fair, with volunteers coming from throughout the community!  Many thanks to all who made this event possi...

Learning to Code Robots

December 17, 2018

Professors and students from the College of St. Scholastica's computer science department joined Lowell Elementary media classes, teaching lessons is coding Sphero SPRK robo...

Fifth grade students at Lowell Elementary spent this fall working with Heart of Dance to learn ballroom dancing and several competed in the Colors of the Rainbow dance competiti...

Many Thanks

November 30, 2018

THANK YOU to all of the generous Lowell Families and Staff who donated laundry baskets, food items and accessories to fill 25 Harvest Baskets that will be given to some of our L...

Boost Up!

November 30, 2018

Ms. Fletcher’s first graders doing stations in the Boost Up Gym.


November 30, 2018

Congratulations to our newly tenured teachers (and administrator): Sheryl Van Scoy, Jen Larva, Crystal Goldman, and Emily Isenberg!

Generous Donation 2018

November 30, 2018

Generous Donation from Phi Sigma Sigma - Iota Zeta:  This semester for our philanthropy we held a school supply drive where we collected notebooks, pencils, and other it...

El Dia De Los Muertos

November 12, 2018

Thank you, Nueva Vision Spanish Immersion Teachers for your participation making crafts with students, decorating with student art and visiting with families at the event! There...