School Hours:
Start Time – 8:40
End Time –  3:05
Breakfast  – 8:25-8:40
Extended Learning 
Time – 3:15-5:15
Office Hours – 7:30-4:00

Mission Statement

Mission: To deliver young minds embracing learning.

Vision: Creating community that values its children and their quality of life. 

Values: Commitment, Cooperation, Respect, Compassion, and Hope.

Lucy Craft Laney Community School is a Minneapolis Public School serving PK-8th grade students in North Minneapolis. Our approximately 700 students range between the ages of four and fourteen years old.

We believe that it is our responsibility to deliver the keys to academic achievement so that our children can embrace learning.

As a community, we show value for our children and their quality of life by modeling commitment through holding ourselves to high standards; cooperation through family and community partnerships; respect through a focus on culturally relevant teaching; compassion through intentional child development practices; and, hope through an unwavering belief in our children's lifelong successes.


Lucy Laney SIP At a Glance

Click above to learn more about Lucy Laney's School Improvment Plan

2015 Testing Schedule
Thursday, March 05, 2015 3:15 PM
February Newsletter
Monday, February 09, 2015 8:55 AM
January Newsletter
Friday, January 16, 2015 3:00 PM
Laney students speak at the Board of Education
Thursday, November 20, 2014 8:00 AM

Click here to watch individual speeches by our students. We are so proud of you!

November Newsletter
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 8:15 AM
Lucy Laney State of School Address
Friday, October 31, 2014 2:15 PM

View Lucy Laney State of the School Address Here

October Newsletter
Sunday, October 12, 2014 5:55 PM
September Newsletter
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 8:35 PM
Friday, September 27, 2013 4:25 PM

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