Class of 2017 Harding Singers Lakewood Project (by Alex  Belisle) Barnstormers' "Little Women", by Alex Belisle Student artwork graces Cleveland Clinic construction site banner. LHS Baseball (by Alex Belisle) Emerson Kindergartners Harding's "Peter Pan Jr." Ranger Cheerleaders LHS Cardboard Boat Regatta LHS Dance Show Ranger fans! Jump Rope for Heart Grant Orchestra Ranger Marching Band Hayes Coding Club

Our Mission

In partnership with our families and community, Lakewood City Schools will develop responsible citizens, who are critical and creative thinkers, committed to life-long  learning, invested in a diverse society, and prepared for technological and global opportunities.

News & Announcements

Take Our Latest #LkwdListens Survey

It's time to kick off another great school year at Lakewood City Schools! Each year our students receive regional, state, and national attention for their accomplishments in academics, visual arts, performing arts, athletics, career technical, and more. We cannot wait for what this year has in store! We’re asking you to participate in #LkwdListens and take a brief, online survey. Click here and share what you are most looking forward to this year and what sets Lakewood Schools apart.

Student Musicians Coming to Your Neighborhood Sept. 9

Tag!  Lakewood is IT. Who can it be knocking at my door? Lakewood High School musicians will be walking in your neighborhood on Saturday, September 9, from 1:00-5:00 pm.  Musicians will be handing out the 2017-2018 performance schedule, Music Boosters membership forms, phone app info, and accepting free will donations. Parent volunteers needed: please sign up by clicking here.


Board Considers Multi-Purpose Field Proposal for North Lot

Superintendent Jeff Patterson recommended to the Board of Education at its August 7 meeting that it consider installing a multi-purpose field in the North Lot across from Lakewood High. The Board had promised at the beginning of the Facilities Master Plan implementation that it would return the North Lot to a field and parking lot when construction was complete.

Enter Your Student's Information in Registration Gateway

The District's new student information system, Registration Gateway, is now available for parents to enter their student's data for the 2017-2018 school year. Please click here to access the Registration Gateway input page.

District seeks bids for fitness equipment

A sealed bid for Lakewood City Schools will be received by Kent Zeman, Treasurer, Lakewood City School District, 1470 Warren Road, Lakewood, OH 44107, until 11 am local time on Thursday, August 17, 2017. Immediately after the time for filing of the bids has expired, they will be opened and publicly read. The proposal includes fitness equipment for the Lakewood City School District.

Supplies 4 Success Drive Gets Students What They Need

school suppliesMany of our students find it difficult to buy the supplies necessary to compete academically throughout the school year, Supplies 4 Success aims to relieve the students and their families of this burden. The supply drive, in its sixth year, has supported over 500 students each year with supplies. Through our community’s generosity we have been able to create supply closets in all buildings and a calculator library at the high school. Supplies will be available at each building from the Parent Resource Coordinator/Guidance Counselor starting the first day of school. Click here to find out where you can drop off your supply donations.

LHS Performing Arts/Phys Ed Wing Dedication Is Aug. 20

LHS new wingPlease join the Lakewood Board of Education, Superintendent Jeff Patterson and Principal Keith Ahearn at the Dedication Celebration for the new Lakewood High School Performing Arts & Physical Education Wing on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017 at 4 pm. The building will be open for tours immediately following the ceremony. The District is eager to share this significant milestone with community members, whose generosity made the completion of our Facilities Master Plan possible!

Board Adopts District Goals for 2017-2018

The Lakewood Board of Education at its July 17 meeting approved the District Goals for the 2017-2018 school year. The six main goals include improving student achievement; fostering a positive and collaborative working relationship and environment with employees; effectively manage District operations; continuing with the District construction plan and ongoing maintenance; continuing the District's fiscal stability, transparency and accountability; and building upon the trust of the community. For a more detailed look at the goals, click here.

West Shore Auto Tech Class Tackled Special Summer Project

corvette engineWest Shore Career-Tech students in Mike Szittai’s Automotive Technology class took on a special project during the last quarter of the 2016-2017 school year that spilled into evening and weekend work, which the students tackled with relish.

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Board Lays Out Criteria Considered for Property Sale

At its June 5 meeting, the Lakewood Board of Education shared the parameters that it is using when considering any proposals by developors to purchas the Board of Education property on Warren Road. Those criteria are:

  1. Ensure the safety and security of Grant Elementary School
  2. Purchase price
  3. Guarantee occupancy for current Board offices for minimum 12-18 months
  4. Preserve historical nature of the East Rockport building
  5. Return of tax paying property to the tax duplicate

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