Lakewood students recently completed their winter MAP (Measurement of Academic Progress) testing. The school set incentives for individuals as well as the whole school. The school’s growth goal from Fall to Winter was 3,000 points as a school. The students finished with a total growth rate of 5,217. The reward for the students was a […]
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For children who will be 4 or 5 on or before Sept. 1, 2015 and plan to attend Lakewood School, Twin Lakes, 4-year or 5-year-old kindergarten program, please call Jodi Tamminga at 877-2148 ext. #162 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register during regular school hours from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration forms will be mailed to you with your screening time and date. Kindergarten […]
Lakewood School PTO’s last double elimination Dodgeball Tournament in the “old gym” will be Jan. 25. Games start at noon and go until the last teams are standing. Only preregistered teams will be allowed to play this year. There will be no onsite registration available. All of the brackets will be put together beforehand and available […]
Some members of the Lakewood School PTO put together a last minute event to spread Christmas cheer to Twin Lakes. A couple of PTO dads, Bob Meisinger and Scott Fauria, dressed up as Santa and an Elf and passed out candy and Lakewood swag at noon in the Community Library parking lot downtown.
Note: This post was sponsored by Slades Corners Computer Repair. — DH The following students were named to the Lakewood School honor roll of the first trimester of the 2014-15 school year. High Honor Roll 8th Grade — Bianca Andersen, Keegan Destree, Madelyn Lindeman, Cade Markee, Bryttney Norton, Trinity Rausch, Aryana Rita, Abagayle Sontag, Rowan Suhre. […]
The Lakewood School PTO is hosting a free Holiday Story Time & Pajama Party on Friday, Dec. 12 at the Lakewood School cafeteria. The event is open to children of all ages. Wear your pajamas and come enjoy Christmas stories read by the Lakewood staff. After story time, hot cocoa and popcorn will be provided. […]
The Lakewood School Fall Festival will take place Sat., Nov. 22 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. A full day of fun activities will include: Book fair, craft fair, bake sale, art auction, jazz band, face painting, games and activities, raffles and prizes, flag football tourney and more. There’s even an after party. A community […]
Lakewood School students and staff recognized the sacrifice of all veterans of the US military in an all-school ceremony Monday. Several local veterans attended. Here are some photos (contributed by Christina Fauria): Christina Fauria also put together this video with interviews with local veterans and a musical tribute at the end:
A flag football tournament to be held at Lakewood School on Nov. 22 will benefit a 4K student at the school that has dealt with severe medical issues. Entry fee is $20 per team; payment is due the day of the tournament, which will start at noon Games will have 30 minutes of field plus one 15-minute […]
Lakewood PTO and Randall PTC will present “Ghouls United” on Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. The parent-teacher organizations from the two schools have joined together and will be offering a fun and free community Halloween event to be held in Lakewood’s parking lot. Activities will include: music, costume contest, parade, prizes, candy and much more. More information here.
On Sept. 30, Lakewood School has partnered with Subway and the Community Library in Twin Lakes for a Sub-merge Yourself in Reading Event. 10% of all Twin Lakes Subway sales from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. will be donated to the teachers to purchase classroom books. Customers must state they are from Lakewood at time of purchase to receive […]
Lakewood School is having its annual Fall Festival and Craft Fair on Nov. 22. Currently, organizers are soliciting for crafters and vendors. If anyone would like to secure a table (only $25) they can contact Dawn at email@example.com More information on the event is available here.
Lakewood School staff accepted the ALS ice bucket challenge Wednesday afternoon: Here’s a video by Christina Fauria that is also posted on the school website:
Twin Lakes School District administrator Joseph Price shared some photos with us that show the progress of work being done on the Lakewood School building this summer:
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 […]