Programs of Study
New STEM Courses and Project Lead the Way
Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is a nationally recognized Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) curriculum. The PLTW curriculum features an engaging, hands-on classroom environment and empowers students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive. STEM careers are the fastest growing career pathways in the United States.
Please read and consider LHS’ new STEM classes that use the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum and program design. This year we’ve introduced two new courses that begin a pathway in Engineering and Computer Science. Attached to this message is a flyer describing the program and the classes. For more information, please visit the website: www.pltw.org.
If you have questions, feel free to contact an LHS Administrator or Guidance Counselor at 269.428.1402!
Attention 8th Graders — Sign up for the Math & Science Center
Registration open now through February 24, 2016
Registration for 2017 – 2018 has begun for the Lakeshore Math and Science Center (MSC). The Lakeshore MSC is a half-day program open to 26 Lakeshore students entering their Freshman year.
The goals of the MSC are to encourage independent and innovative thinking, to collaborate and learn from each other’s strengths, to learn in a “hands-on, minds-on” way, to link the learning of Mathematics, Science and Technology together for a better understanding of each.
> View/print the brochure for the Math and Science Center
> View/print the application for the Math and Science Center
Scholarships Available from the Lakeshore Education Association
The Lakeshore Education Association of teachers is proud to support and encourage educational opportunities here at Lakeshore. LEA members fund a scholarship for students at every building in the district.
High School seniors are invited to apply for a $1000 scholarship towards college. LEA also offers a $150 scholarship to two middle school students and $100 scholarship to a student at each elementary to be used to further their passions through a summer program or lessons.
Application forms are in each school’s office and the deadline is Friday, April 21st for all scholarships.
Attention Class of 2018
Are you interested in pursuing a career in in Health Care? Professional Health Careers Academy may be a chance for you to explore those career opportunities during your senior year. PHCA is a rigorous 3 hour block class at Lakeland Hospital. Attendance and GPA are reviewed during the selection process.
Applications are now available in the Guidance Office and will be due by Wednesday, March 1st.
2016-2017 ACT and SAT Test Dates
The updated ACT and SAT calendar provides testing dates and registration deadlines for each test. Also enclosed are online resources for test registration and preparation.
> Print the 2016 – 17 ACT and SAT Test Dates Calendar