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Got 60 Seconds? 

Spend some time with Superintendent Miller to catch up on what you missed around Lakota last month and what's coming up! 

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2021-2022 Quality Profile

A companion piece to the state report card, Lakota's Quality Profile reviews all that we accomplished together last school year.

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Exhibitors Sign Up Now

The 2023 Lakota Summer Fun Fair is set for Monday, Feb. 27 at Lakota East and March 1 at Lakota West. If you offer summer youth programming, we hope you'll join us!

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Drivers Wanted!

Lakota's transportation provider, Petermann, is now hiring school bus drivers. They offer a competitive salary, paid training and a sign-on bonus!

Substitute driving rate is now $28/hour!

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WE Choose Lakota

From the strong sense of community and academic opportunities to a culture of inclusion and personalized learning, we capture just some of the reasons Lakota families choose Lakota.

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Spend just 60 seconds with Superintendent Matt Miller to see what you missed this month and what's coming up next! 

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Lakota Central High School is the only school representing Ohio at this year’s National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Washington D.C. One of the 58 smaller trees ceremoniously surrounding the National Tree will be adorned with unique ornaments showcasing the photography of Lakota Central student artists. The 100th annual ceremony will broadcast nationally on CBS on Dec. 11. 

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Call it an adventure, but behind the recent superhero bungee jump excursion on Lakota East’s Main Street was a whole lot of math involving linear equations. Such experiences are the norm for students in Nichole Bruce’s “Math Modeling & Reasoning” class. From bungee jumps to car buying simulations and road trip planning, students are put to the test daily on using mathematical concepts to tackle real world challenges. 

MISSION STATEMENT

Everything WE do is designed to provide a future-ready, student-centered learning experience for every single child.

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Culturally Diverse:

With 38% of students celebrating their multicultural backgrounds, Lakota provides a culturally-diverse experience where respect and inclusion are taught as core values.

Fiscally Responsible:

Fewer than 5% of all entities that are audited annually earn the "Auditor of State Award with Distinction" - and Lakota has received the honor eight years in a row. 

1:1 Technology:

Through Lakota's WE are Empowered initiative, 100 percent of all students in grades 3-12 have access to their own Chromebook for daily learning.

Dogs of Lakota:

Lakota's pack of nine therapy dogs, and growing, are wagging their tails around the district, providing therapy and emotional support to even our youngest learners. 

The 4Es:

We believe in preparing every student for success after graduation in one of the 4Es: Enrollment in higher education; Enlistment in military service; Employment as a contributing member of our community; or Entrepreneurship.