District News

  • Resources for our community following the school violence in Texas

    We are all finding ourselves, once again, grieving the senseless deaths of more students in America’s public schools—this time at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. As more details become public about the shooting, it is important that you have resources for talking with children who may have questions or otherwise need to cope with the news.

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  • Register for Lakewood Summer Academy by June 1

    Registration is now open for Lakewood Summer Academy. Students will learn through adventure, community and fun. There are two sessions of summer learning. Classes are free. Lunch and transportation will be provided.

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  • Lakewood Elementary principal named for 2022-23

    Kristin Cortés has been named the new principal of Lakewood Elementary School for the 2022-23 school year. Read more.

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  • New Executive Director of HR and Student Services

    We are pleased to announce that Tim Haines has been named the new Executive Director of Human Resources and Student Services for Lakewood School District. He will begin his position this summer. Read more.

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  • Thank you, Lakewood Transportation

    LWSD Transportation was recognized as a Community Member of the Month by Service Alternatives Region III Children and Family Services. Lakewood School District partners with community organizations such as Service Alternatives to provide transportation to school and other services for students who are experiencing homelessness or other crises.

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  • Sisters lead LHS Girls Golf to become NW Champions

    Kiana Schroeder and her sister Malia Schroeder led the Lakewood girls golf team to become 2022 Northwest Conference Champions! The Lakewood Cougars won their sixth conference match of the season with a score of 486. Read more.

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  • Understanding fentanyl and preventing deaths

    Sadly, overdose deaths in teens have increased nationwide and in our region. Many of these deaths are caused by fentanyl. Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opioid drug that is 50 to 100 times more powerful than other opioids. Any pill that is not from a medical provider or pharmacy should be considered at risk of containing fentanyl. Learn more about “fentapills” from this video.

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  • Students lend a helping hand during Care Week

    Lakewood High School’s annual Care Week was especially welcome this year, with opportunities to practice relaxing and fun activities. The week focuses on spreading awareness about the importance of mental health with opportunities to learn, teach and practice healthy coping skills during lunch. Family Health and Independent Living students made Italian sodas during class and served them during lunches. Read more.

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  • Dana Krueger appointed to Lakewood Board of Directors

    At the Lakewood School Board meeting on April 20, Superintendent Scott Peacock administered the oath of office to its newest School Board Director, Dana Krueger. “I am really looking forward to serving the Lakewood community in this role. I believe that all kids deserve a safe, inclusive, and high-quality educational experience. I will work hard to ensure Lakewood schools are a place where every student can succeed.” Read more.

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  • Celebrating School Library Month

    After reading Miss Rumphius, a story about a woman who wants to make the world a more beautiful place by planting lupines, librarian Jamie Cooper asked Lakewood Elementary School third graders what they would do to make the world a more beautiful place. After a discussion, students had an opportunity to draw their ideas and to check out and read new library books. April is School Library Month. School libraries help foster a love of reading and learning as students connect to their interests through books.

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  • Students earn Honor Roll recognition

    Each of the seven students in the LHS Comprehensive Skills Program earned honor roll recognition this year. The students earn grades in academics, functional work, skill building and participation. This is the first time that all the students have been included in the honor roll.

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