There is still time to sign up for the 2014 Twin Lakes-Randall Summer Recreation Program. The program is open to all students. The program runs from July 7-31, Monday through Thursday, at Lakewood School. Here is a full list of offerings and times. Here’s an added page. Contact Val Lass at VLass@tds.net to complete registration.
Fifty six students, along with 13 adults from Randall, Riverview, Brighton, and Lakewood traveled together to Washington DC, May 1-3. Highlights of the trip were laying a wreath at the Korean Memorial with an Honor Flight from Madison joining in the ceremony, as well as wreath laying at Mount Vernon at George Washington’s tomb. Students […]
During May, Lakewood School celebrated the students reaching and exceeding their goals for reading. On Friday, the school day ended with a concert from Weird Science. The drummer for the band is school reading specialist Don Sieg. A little video of the concert. As the students left school, they waved goodbye to Administrator Joe Price […]
Twin Lakes School Dist. No. 4-Lakewood School’s $5.9 million building renovation referendum passed by a wide margin in voting today. Final unofficial votes are 341 yes to 100 no. Votes will be certified Friday. The positive result means that the district can now move forward with issuing general obligation bonds to fund renovations of the school […]
Voting in the Lakewood School referendum will take place today from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the school in Twin Lakes. All legal voters living in the school district are eligible to vote. The Twin Lakes School District No. 4 is seeking approval for issuing of general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $5,990,000 for […]
A recently awarded $400,000 learning center grant is a key part of what Lakewood School’s administration and school board sees as its future. But another part is passing the pending $5.9 million building renovation referendum next Tuesday so the building is ready for that new role, district administrator Joseph Price said Thursday at the final community […]
A vision that sees Lakewood School being not just a better school but also a community resource will be laid out at a community forum held at the school Thursday starting at 6 p.m. This is the third and last in a series of community forums held since the Twin Lakes No. 4 School District […]
Lakewood School’s eighth grade graduation rummage sale is going on Saturday until 2 p.m. The sale is taking place inside at Lakewood School. All are invited. Proceeds help offset the cost of graduation. Hot dogs, chips, soda and water also will be available for sale.
Lakewood School hosted a community forum on April 16 regarding its May 20 $5.9 million building improvement project referendum. If you were not able to attend, the Lakewood PTO has shared this video of the meeting: If passed, the tax impact of the referendum is expected to be about $6 per month of $100,000 of […]
A community forum on the Lakewood School building improvement project referendum will take place Wednesday, April 16 starting at 6 p.m. at the school. Those attending will be able to get information and ask questions about the proposed building improvement project, which will necessitate the issuing of general obligation bonds not to exceed $5,990,000. The referendum to approve the […]
Sub-Merge Yourself in Reading — a fundraiser for Lakewood School PTO — will take place April 22 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Subway, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. Come have dinner with your classmates, friends, families, neighbors and teachers at Subway in Twin Lakes. Subway will be donating 10 percent of their profits from that […]
The students at Lakewood School have been busy reading books for pleasure, and to become better readers. At the same time they have been helping end world hunger and improve the environment through Heifer International’s Read to Feed program. The sponsored program helps students raise money for Heifer to provide livestock, seeds, trees, and training […]
Note: Dates now corrected from an earlier version. — DH Are you ready to dodge, duck, dive, dip, dance, defeat and disco? Get ready for an amazing day filled with fun and excitement at Lakewood School PTO’s 7th annual double-elimination Dodgeball Tournament on May 17. This event is open to the community, friends and family […]
The Lakewood Chapter of National Junior Honor Society is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for Lakewood families and the Twin Lakes community on April 12 at 10 a.m. Meet in the cafeteria. Children 14 and under are welcome to partake in this event. There will be separate sections outside for kids 4 and under, 5-9, […]
At 9:36 p.m., here are incomplete results from the Lakewood School Board race: Rhett Suhre 160. Jennifer G. Matlock 124. Barbara Andres 98. Norman Bashirian 35. The two candidates with the most votes will win the seats. UPDATE about 10:45 p.m. — Last totals above are now complete unofficial votes.
Lakewood School had a brush with fame Friday morning when Megan Ruger, contestant on “The Voice” and Lakewood School graduate, stopped by Friday morning. Roger had a list of questions she answered and even went out into the audience and answered a few. She highlighted the teachers she had at Lakewood. Everyone received a postcard picture […]
Lakewood School staff played students in a basketball game Friday morning as a reward for the school’s Positive Behavior Intervention Supports program. PBIS is an incentive based program for middle school students. The game was played for all it was worth right up to the final seconds. What the teachers lacked in youth, speed and stamina, […]
Lakewood School sent 14 eighth grade students to a regional National History Day competition on March 1. Students from Racine, Kenosha, and Milwaukee counties all gathered at UW-Milwaukee to compete for a chance to attend the state competition in Madison on May 3. Students could compete in areas such as exhibits, documentaries, websites, research papers […]
The Lakewood School Board on Wednesday passed a pair of resolutions concerning a proposed $5.9 million building improvement project. The board authorized general obligation bonds not to exceed $5,990,000 and then a resolution authorizing a special election for a referendum on the same bonds issue. The referendum election will be held on May 20, said district […]
Two resolutions relating to a second phase of building improvements at Lakewood School will be considered by the School Board at a special meeting Wednesday night. The board will consider an initial resolution authorizing general obligation bonds not to exceed $5,990,000 and then a resolution authorizing a special election for a referendum on the same […]
Lakewood School middle school students demonstrated their hand-crafted roller coaster projects Wednesday morning at the school. Students have worked together for several weeks to design projects utilizing kinetic energy in conjunction with their study of physics. Here’s a video of highlights of students explaining their various projects:
Lakewood School officials will host a community forum Wednesday to discuss details of the planned facilities renovations project. The forum will begin at 6 p.m. in the school gym. Last week, the Twin Lakes School District #4 Board approved an authorizing resolution for the project, with borrowing to be no more than $4,995,000, district administrator Joseph Price […]
Girl Scout Troop 7346 will be hosting a Cookie Drive-Thru at Lakewood School in Twin Lakes on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. People can drive up and buy cookies, $3.75 per box. The types of cookies available are: Thanks A Lot – Shortbread dipped in rich fudge. Cranberry Citrus Crisps – […]
The following Western Kenosha County school districts have announced they are closed Tuesday due to continued expected extreme wind chill readings: Brighton School. Bristol School. Central High School. Lakewood School. Paris School. Randall School. Riverview School. Salem School. Trevor-Wilmot School. Wheatland Center School. Wilmot Union High School. Westosha Head Start CESA #2. Note: We will […]
The following Western Kenosha County school districts have announced they are closed Monday due to expected extreme wind chill readings and the potential for whiteout driving conditions: Bristol School. Lakewood School. Paris School. Providence Catholic School. Randall School. St. Alphonus Catholic School. Salem School. Trevor-Wilmot School. Wilmot Union High School. Riverview School, Brighton School, Central […]
Note: This post is sponsored by Gagliardi Law, LLP. — DH High Honor Roll Eighth grade: Madison Bailey, Abigail Clark, Jayden Hendrie, Ethan LaRose, Lauren Pryor, Jason Sherrod, Jordyn Vanzeeland. Seventh grade: Bianca Andersen, Keegan Destree, Adrianna Fico, Saul Leon, Madelyn Lindeman, Cassandra Loeffler, Cade Markee, Trinity Rausch, Rowan Suhre. Sixth grade: Allison Clark, Sean […]
Lakewood School students Adrianna Fico won national artist of the week last week at Artsonia, the world’s largest online student art gallery. Fico’s artwork garnered nearly 1,000 more votes than anyone in her category, said Joseph Price, Lakewood School district administrator. Adrianna’s award winning piece is a pop-out portrait of painter Vincent Van Gogh, with an orange yarn […]
Artsonia, the world’s largest online student art gallery, has selected a Lakewood School student, Adrianna Fico, as an Artist of the Week Finalist. This is based on a national selection, by Artsonia. Adrianna’s piece is a pop-out portrait of painter Vincent Van Gogh, with an orange yarn beard. You can see Adrianna’s piece and vote for […]
Lakewood School is having their Fall Festival Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Get ready for a fun and exciting day at Lakewood School. There will be classroom games, crafts, raffles, a silent auction, cakewalk, and bake sale. Do a little holiday shopping and browse the Scholastic Book Fair. Clifford the Big Red […]
Lakewood School PTO has recently announced the launching of a new Facebook page. The group intends to make the page a source for updates, information, hear about upcoming events, reminders, volunteer sign-up, fun contests, giveaways, Twin Lakes community information, and more. Visit the Lakewood School PTO Facebook page here.