Back to School Open House & Parent Orientation:
Our Back to School Open House is on Friday August, August 14th, from 2 pm to 6:45 pm. All students and parents are invited to come and see their classrooms and meet their Teachers. The school building will be closed at 6:45. Schedules will be available for all Middle and High students. All uniforms that were previously purchased that have arrived will be available to pick up. No new uniform fittings will be available in that time frame.
Parent Orientation is on Friday August 14th starting at 7 pm and ending no later than 7:45 in the school gym. We look forward to seeing you there.
Elementary Summer Reading:
The elementary reading list can be downloaded by clicking the link below. Students in grades K5-2 must read 10 books, and students in grades 3-5 must read 5 books.
Summer Reading Lists
School Supply Lists:Elementary Supply Lists
MS Supply Lists
HS Supply Lists
LCS Summer Athletics:
Even though school is out for the summer Lakeside is still offering athletic opportunities for student athletes. Most activities are free to participate in and we strongly encourage any student who is interested in participating in athletics next year to take advantage of these opportunities. Click here for information from
International Student Opportunities:
Would you consider hosting a International Student for the next school year? Click here for information from just one of the agencies we partner with to bring students over for a year or more. If you would like more information, please contact Joanne Barlow at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LCS Is an Ascend Gold Medal School for Third Year in a Row: Sixth Grade: 63% students improved their level in Ascend. 37% are now working at a level above their actual grade!
Seventh Grade: 55% improved their level in Ascend. 41% improved beyond their actual grade!
Eighth Grade: 50% improved their level in Ascend. 19% have improved beyond their actual grade!
Lakeside Christian uses Ascend Math for RTI as well as the opportunity for acceleration based on ability level. Their goal is to provide the leveled support each student needs to produce the highest quality product so each child can successfully navigate common core state standards and college and career readiness expectations.
LCS Summer Academic Camp:
Applications for enrollment for students grades 1-8 in our Summer Academic Camp will be available soon. The camp will concentrate on improving math, reading and writing skills. There will be four weekly sessions held Tuesday through Thursday starting on June 30th, from 9 to 3:30. Aftercare will be provided until 6 if needed. Information, including cost, will be e-mailed to all parents at the end of this month.
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FCAPPS Coach of the Year:
Congratulations to Coach James Coffman on being named Coach of the Year by FCAPPs state football conference!
Enrollment & Re-Enrollment:
Enrollment for new students and Re-enrollment for current students opens on February 1. New students should fill out an application by clicking on the Apply Now button to the right. Re-enrollment for current students should be completed through ParentsWeb. The re-enrollment link can be found under the Family Information section in ParentsWeb.
Upper School Textbook Policy:
Unless an E-Book is unavailable in a core academic class, all textbooks will remain in the classroom. In addition, students are not permitted to "check out" textbooks. Only those students who have received permission from administration will be issued a textbook. Parents requesting a textbook must sign this document stating the inability to access the internet from home.
The policy is in alignment with the strategic vision to move into a cloud-based, software-defined infrastructure. To prepare our faculty and students for this change, it is necessary to implement the new expectation immediately.
Lakeside Making Exceptional Gains in Elementary Literacy!
Lakeside has seen dramatic improvement in our students' whole literacy scores in our second year of utilizing a new reading and writing curriculum designed to meet the rigorous National Common Core Standards in elementary. More...