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Laker Links



Some helpful links:

Laker Anchor April 2015.pdf



2014-15 District Calendar

School of Choice form 2014-15

School Registration Forms

Request for Records

Free & Reduced Form 2014-2015.pdf

Skyward Family Access Login

Laker Anti-Bullying Policy 2012.pdf

Staff email list.pdf

Looking for:
*Top Laker news tidbits/stories and staff blogs? Click here. Also - check out the "Uniquely Lakers" section on this page for more cool tidbits about our district!

*Laker Elementary news/info? Click here.

*Laker Junior High news/info? Click here.

*Laker High School news/info? Click here.

*Laker Athletics info? Click here.

*Laker Board of Education info/meeting minutes? Click here.

*Food service, central office, transportation-related information? Go to the "Our District" tab above and select the topic of your choice from the drop-down menu.


*Budget/financial-related information? See the "Transparency Reporting" section on this page (this section includes information the district is required by the State of Michigan to report). 


*Laker Wellness Clinic and personal health-related info (such as assistance in quitting tobacco, how to get better sleep, etc.)? Click here.

Welcome to Laker Country!

Hello! 


Thank you for visiting our site.



 

 

How can we help you today?

 

Phone numbers:


  Laker Central Office:

(989) 453-4600 option 6


 Laker Elementary (grades DK-5th)

(989) 453-4600 option 2


 Laker Secondary (grades 6-12)

(989) 453-4600 option 1


Picture on the right courtesy of the Huron Daily Tribune.



Laker Announcements

Lakers IS the School of Choice leader in the county!



Go Green! Go White!
Call us today to enroll: (989) 453-4600
Option 1 - secondary school
Option 2 - elementary school

Get connected with Lakers...we are everywhere!

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Laker HS is a bronze-medal recipient!

U.S. News and World Report has named Laker High as a bronze medal school. Only 20 percent of schools across the nation were deemed as bronze schools - this is a great honor. It's based on the fact that Laker students performed better than the state average on the 2012-13 Michigan Merit Exam reading and math assessments. The performance of economically disadvantaged students was factored in, as well. Kudos to our hard working, dedicated staff and students for this honor. For more information, visit this website.

 

Laker Elementary - an Academic State Champ!



Laker Elementary ranks in the Top 5 percent statewide, according to Bridge Magazine (a publication by The Center for Michigan). The school is number 25 out of 653 elementary schools. The ranking is based on state test scores from 2011-13 and on free/reduced lunch figures. In addition, Lakers (as a district) ranks in the top 22 percent statewide (number 112 out of 507 districts). For more information, click on this link: State Academic Champs

Make sure to visit individual school pages for info...

Under the tab "Our Schools," you'll find the pages for our elementary, junior high and high schools. There, you'll find much more information on activities and happenings around the district. This main page is  just the beginning! Thank you for visiting our website.

Three Laker seniors receive Hueschen Scholarship!

Three Laker seniors are the recipients this year of the Gordon W. and Loyse B. Hueschen Science Scholarship. They are Kaitlyn Reinhardt, daughter of Jason and Patti Reinhardt of Pigeon; Cody Voelker, son of Eric and Pauline Voelker of Pigeon; and Kalyn Wurst, daughter of Chris and Shelly Wurst of Bay Port. This prestigious scholarship - only available to Laker High students - provides up to four years of full tuition, fees, room and board to MSU. Students need to be entering a qualifying science program at MSU and need to meet certain academic standards in order to be considered for the scholarship. Congrats to all  of these families!



Laker Secondary School receives wellness award

Laker Secondary School has received a Michigan School Wellness Bronze Award for the work it does to promote student wellness every day, including services offered through the Laker Wellness Clinic.
A special ceremony for winning schools took place May 13 at the Michigan State Capitol building, where Lakers received a plaque and a certificate. We are so appreciative of Scheurer Hospital for partnering with us in offering many of the wellness services students receive.


In addition, Laker Secondary School and the Laker Wellness Center are featured on the  Michigan Healthy School Success Story website. Click on the "more" link below to view the article.  


Pictured below are state Sen. Phil Pavlov, nurse practitioner Brenda Kretzschmer and RN Brooke McNabb from Scheurer Hospital/Laker Wellness Center, Laker Secondary School Principal Brian Keim and state Rep. Edward Canfield.


 

More

Lakers receives perfect financial indicator score!

This is wonderful news - it shows how fiscally responsible the Laker District is. For the full story, go to the Laker Wave news blog: Click here.

Laker memorabilia possibilities

Coffee cups, pens, flags ... which of these Laker memorabilia items would you want to purchase? Prices are to be determined, but would be reasonable. For some items, there are multiple designs. Let us know what you would be interested in. Click on the "more" link to see the items. Email Traci at tweisenbach@lakerschools.org with your favorites (including your favorite design choice). You are not purchasing anything at this time - just voting! Your input will decide what items are purchased by the school in the future. Thank you for your time! More

Laker Strings Group perform at concert

The Michigan-based group The Moxie Strings performed with the new 24-member Laker Strings Club April 22 at two assemblies and an evening concert. 

The Laker group includes players from second grade through 12th grade.

The Moxie Strings first came to Lakers earlier  this school year to jump start the strings club as part of a $12,578 grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (which paid for The Moxie Strings and local instruction).  A $1,200 Michigan Youth Arts Equipment / Supplies grant, along with a gracious local donation from Dr. Mancuso, paid for the violins.

Since then, the Laker strings group has taken off, and the group practices once a week after school under the direction of Samantha Corrion, band director.

During their stay, the Moxie Strings worked with the Laker strings group and within one day, the Laker group learned a new song from The Moxie Strings, which was performed during the assemblies and the concert. The song featured some solo performances from some of our musicians! 

 

The Laker strings group members include Lindsey Steele, Lauren Scaddan, Heidi Keim, Hannah Keim, Savannah Schultz, Rachel Schember, Nicole Hagan, Lydia Esh, Bryn Esh, Cheyanne Kociba, Chris Potter, Andrew Davis, Derek Moreno, Joy Bonke, Madelyn Rusch, Sayge Ackerman, Tia Zhang, Aubrey Dickens, Martha Moreno, Galen Miller, Ellie Esh, Josie Born, Michaela Love and Kim Holzwart.





Laker parents! Have an idea/suggestion?

Laker parents: If you have an idea/suggestion about a program (academic, extracurricular, etc.), we would appreciate your  input. Click one of these options to contact one of our administrators.

 

Superintendent Bob Smith

 

Laker Secondary School Principal Brian Keim

 

Laker Elementary Principal Kathy Dickens

 

 

Attention local employers!! Are you looking for summertime help?

Are you a local employer who is in need of summertime help? We have Laker students who are looking for rewarding job opportunities in this area. Let's make a connection! Please email information about your job opportunity to Tami Krohn, Laker Student Support Specialist, at tkrohn@lakerschools.org or call (989) 453-4600 ext. 247. Please include your business's  name and location, what job(s) you have available, how job applicants should apply and contact information for you/your business. You can provide other details if you wish (i.e. details about the job). We will pass this information along to our interested students. Thank you for your support!

Be a substitute teacher!

We need you! If you've ever thought about becoming a subsitute teacher, now is a great time to do so. Click on the "More" link to get started on the application process with Professional Educational Services Group. Lakers recently increased its pay rate from $75 to $80 a day for its substitute teachers.More

The Ever Increasing Burden on Schools

Click on the "more" link to see a list of items that have been added to the "to-do" list for schools across the U.S. over the years. It's mind boggling...More
Uniquely Lakers

Laker Schools - Anchored in Excellence
We're very proud of our district! There are so many reasons why.
See our "Points of Pride" pages for the elementary, junior high and high school.
Go to the "Our Schools" tab above and click on the individual schools - you'll see the "Points of Pride" pages. 
We are Uniquely Lakers.


Laker Mission Statement:
It is the mission of Elkton-Pigeon-Bay Port Laker Schools to challenge and encourage all students to reach their potential and to meet the demands of the future as responsible citizens through a comprehensive curriculum that is taught in a caring environment anchored by educators committed to excellence.
 
So what is a Laker? Click the link below to read a poem that answers this very question!
What is a Laker.pdf

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