LCS nominated as a Gold Medal School by Ascend Math:
LCS scored in the top ten nationally of all schools, both public and private, utilizing the Ascend math program to improve student math achievement. LCS had 75% of their students in grades K5 through 8 accelerate an average of one grade level in math proficiency, and 27% improved more than two grade levels in proficiency. Ascend math partners with the grade level math instruction to ensure that all skills required for algebraic fluency are mastered before students enter high school. Ascend Math curriculum provides schools the ability to target math instruction on a one-to-one basis to ensure that students are mastering all competencies required for success in high school algebra. The program provides data that is used between the Ascend Teacher and grade level math teachers to validate and improve learning at each grade level . Congratulations to our students, and thanks to Mrs. Pacheco and her instructional team.
LCS Summer Sports Camps:
Come join Lakeside Christian School for their Summer Sports Camps for boys and girls entering the 1st - 5th grade. We will have 5 weeks of sports camps, with each week devoted to a different sport. Sports include basketball, baseball, football, soccer, and an all sports camp where each day of the week will focus on a different sport. Camps will be Monday - Friday from 9:00AM – 12:00PM. Cost of each camp is $75.00. Multi-camp discounts are available. Click here for more information.
K5-8th Grade Summer Reading Lists:
Summer reading lists for students in K5-8th grade are now available. Click here for more information and to download the lists.
Introducing Pay Now Payment Service:
In partnership with RenWeb, the leading school management service in private schooling, we will be offering a new tuition payment service for parents beginning with the 2013 school year. The Pay-Now service allows Lakeside parents to transfer tuition payments directly from their bank accounts to Lakeside’s account through the use of e-checks on the ParentsWeb site.
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Lakeside Making Exceptional Gains in Elementary Literacy! 92% of returning students in grades 1 to 5 are on grade level or have advanced up to one year above grade level compared to 81% the previous year.
Over 60% of students who were up to a year behind grade level last year improved 2 years in proficiency, scoring 1 year ahead of grade level this year!
80% of students new to LCS this year in grades K to 2nd scored on grade level or up to a year above grade level! Grades K to 2 are the critical years for the creation of excellent foundational reading skills that carry students through the rest of their schooling.
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.
Congratulations to our hard-working students, and thanks go out to Mrs. Pacheco’s group for learning to use diagnostic data to impact their weekly instruction.