Graduation is Monday, June 9.
Lakes Students Shine at the PCME Showcase
Several Lakes students were recognized at the Pierce County Media Educators Showcase this week. The Showcase was held at Clover Park Technical College and featured student work from several schools in the region.
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Nick Webster recieves Scholar Athlete Award
Lakes high school senior Nick Webster has been honored by the Tacoma-Pierce County chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame as their 2014 Scholar Athlete of 2014. You can read more about his award here.
Kate Starbird selected for WIAA Induction
Kate Starbird, a Lakes alumni and former basketball All-American will be inducted into the WIAA Hall of Fame. You can read the News Tribune article here.
Graduation Video & Pictures
Expert Video will be filming our graduation once again. You can view the brochure with more information here. Graduation pictures will be available through Leo's Photography. You can view the flyer with complete information here.
Now is the time to purchase your yearbook. Supplies are limited and the cost will be going up in a few weeks. With over 3000 pictures, you don't want to miss out. Buy it now for $50 with an ASB card or $60 without at the Student Accounts Office. Stop by room P122 for a preview
Summer School/Credit Retrieval
Lakes High School will be offering a summer school for credit retrieval this summer. It is an On-Line Instructional Model for students residing in the Clover Park School District who have not earned credit or failed. The program runs from June 23 to July 25 for grades 10-12. Click here for a brochure with more information. Registration forms and more can be found on our Guidance office page.
Lakes Students Stand out at MESA Day
Lakes had 49 students attend the MESA Day at PLU and all competed in at least one of the events. We are proud of the Lakes students and the way in which they represented Lakes HS. After their competitive events, most Lancers found a team of elementary or middle school students and followed them throughout their events as well. The following students were award winners in the competition: Jerrett Wood (3rd place craft-stick bridge), David St. Romain and Taylor DeLoach (3rd place mouse trap car), Tyler Murray and Alex Medeiros (3rd place wind energy), Mikayla Lundeen, Seaira Below, Mikal Findlay, Skyler Ramos (1st place wind energy & prosthetic arm), Noel Mercado and Aaron Roberts (2nd place glider), Kristobal Andino (1st place glider), Alex Schwind, Alex Norris, Lucas Campbell, and Louis Lopez (3rd place prosthetic arm), Tarren McDaniel (2nd place prosthetic arm).
Congratulations to our Honor Graduates
Lakes High School has 70 seniors who have earned the title of Honor Graduate. These students have maintained a 3.5 or higher GPA throughout their high school career. They will be awarded a medallion to wear at graduation by the Board of Education for Clover Park School District at a District function in late May. All of the honor grads from all three high schools will be recognized. You can view our 2014 honor graduates here.
Senior Awards Night Change
The Senior Awards night has been changed to Monday, June 2 in the Performing Arts Center at Lakes. You can view the updated Senior Time Line here.
After School Support
We are offering a variety of after school support services beginning in March. You can view the after school support schedule to what what we are offering each day.
Science Fair Students Stand out
Lakes hosted our annual Science fair on February 20. The fair involved a large portion of the school, with the best projects competing for top honors. Below is a list of the winners in each discipline.
Behavior: Torrey Tompkins
Environmental: Colton Kray
Math: A.J. Hauf
Biology: Mac Downing
Physics: Gabriela Santiago
Chemistry: Caitlin Brady
Pictures by Scott Waeschle
Lakes Alumni is a Superbowl Champion
2008 graduate Jermaine Kearse caught a touchdown pass in the Seattle Seahawks superbowl victory. While at Lakes, Jermaine was a three sport star (football, basketball, and track) and competed in the state playoffs/championships in all three sports.
Daffodil Princess Selected
Johnl Milhans was selected as the Lakes High School Daffodil Princess in a ceremony this week (picture by Madison Knoll-yearbook staff)
Attention Seniors & Parents/Guardians
After School Transportation
Lakes High School runs an activity bus Monday through Thursdays once school begins. Students must be in an adult supervised activity after school hours to obtain a bus pass. Students must have a bus pass to ride these busses home. Coaches and advisors will provide passes to students who are participating in their activities. More information about bus times will be posted soon.
Now is the time to purchase your yearbook. You may do so at the Student Accounts office. Purchasing your yearbook ensures that you will get one. Supplies are limited.
We show respect for ourselves and others
through kind words and deeds.
We honor the dignity of every person and
affirm the diverse strengths that enrich our
We set high expectations for ourselves and
accept responsibility for our own actions.
We support, encourage, and challenge each
other as we strive to be our best in school
We celebrate our successes with enthusiasm.
We have the courage to do the right thing.
We are the Lancers and this is the Lakes Way!Printable pdf version of the Lakes Way
Students will be able to connect, compete, and collaborate as global citizens.
For our students to compete, connect and collaborate as global citizens, we will provide them an effective academic and career-oriented education that is rigorous and relevant, and build positive relationships.